Zackary Canepari and Drea Cooper have worked together since 2009 right after Zack shot Drea’s wedding and then proceeded to lose all the photos. Since then, they’ve produced and directed the award-winning online short documentary series California is a place. With over 10 million views online, the films have screened at film festivals around the world, including Sundance. Their compelling visual style and deeply personal storytelling has earned Cooper and Canepari award nominations from IDFA DocLab for best digital storytelling and documentary project of the year by POYi. The directing duo landed on Filmmaker Magazine’s Top 25 New Filmmakers to Watch list. They’re also an accomplished commercial directing team. What else do you want to know? Drea is better at racket sports. Zack has a red beard. Neither one of them really speaks Hindi or Spanish but they sure do like to pretend…
Drea & Zack's ArtPrize Entries
These are Drea & Zack's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.