How to catch a criminal

 Set Photography  by Emily Madigan

Casting Director: Yuvin Lee
Composer: Marco Romera
Music Producer: Marco Romera & Nuno Bianchi
Mix & Master: Thiago Alvarez

Set Decorator: Tina McCarthy
Set Dresser: Kevin Quick
Art PA: Scott Feigen
Fogger Manager: Leroy Robb

Special Thanks:
Ruth Brown
Rachel Steinback
Karla Fuller
Cari Callis
Nannetta Hall
Tony Hill
Robert Cogdell
Angela Cogdell
Sam McAllister
Broadway United Methodist Church


Mary Novak
Matthew Robison
Rev. Lois McCullen Parr (Honorary Best Boy)
Rev. Vernice Thorn
Cindy Grissom
Susan Armstrong
Ian Short

How to Catch a Criminal | Narrative | 5 min | 2015

This satirical 1950's instructional video shows you how to catch a criminal and was  paid for by the Chicago Police Department, the Chicago Transit Authority, and the tax-paying citizens of Chicago.*

*In 2013 director Robert Carnilius, was falsely arrested and jailed for paying for someone's CTA fair. He used the funds from a lawsuit fund this film. 

Darren Stephens (narrator)                 Angela Beckefeld
Derek Herman                                     Brian Schilling
Jason Knade                                        Davon Roberts
Lamar Adams                                       Vonzell Scott
Joel Bess                                              John D. Robinson
Thomas Z. Seffernick                            Lex Bourassa
Manny Bhangu                                      Johnathan Moeller

Director: Robin carnilius
Director of Photography: Claire Bruce
Production Designer: K. Mraz
Costume Designer: Ruthanne Swanson
Hair Stylist/Makeup Artist: enell Banks
Sound Design: AJ Olstad
VFX Artist: Jesse Lebat Randall

1st Assistant Camera: Colin Prall
Key Grip/Dolly Grip: tephen Wester
Grip: Liam Doyle
Assistant Camera: Madelyn Momano

Production Manager: Johnathan Moeller
1st AD: Jerrod Howe
2nd AD: Samara Smith
Script Supervisor: Fahima Mohamood
Set Photography: Emily Madigan
PA : Cate Zerega