Assistant Professor, Film and Video Production
Marty Lang is a writer, director, producer and actor in film and television. His projects have been produced in nine US states, and have played in theaters, on television, and at film festivals worldwide. A professional journalist, his writing has also appeared in the New York Times, Hartford (Conn.) Courant and Fort Myers (Fla.) News-Press. Lang has served on the film faculty at the University of Central Arkansas and Quinnipiac University, and worked as the Undergraduate Production Manager at the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman University. He also created the nationally-recognized Connecticut Film Industry Training Program, a state-sponsored film workforce initiative that ran from 2008 to 2012.
M.F.A., Screenwriting, California State University, Northridge, 2019
M.F.A., Film Production, Florida State University, 2004
B.A., Journalism, University of Connecticut, 1999
Producer, CHOMPY & THE GIRLS, horror/comedy feature film. Featuring Udo Kier. Distributed internationally by Freestyle Digital Media in 2021, including a Memphis theatrical run with Malco Theatres.
Creator/Showrunner/Actor, THE DAILY, drama web series. 2020 Series Fest World Premiere.
Associate Producer, THE RIDE, comedy web series. 2020 Sundance Film Festival World Premiere.
Associate Producer, OUT OF MY HAND, drama feature film. 2016 Independent Spirit Award nominee. Distributed worldwide by Ava Duvernay's ARRAY
Writer/Director/Producer, RISING STAR, romantic dramedy feature film. Distributed internationally by Content Film in 2013.