For the full list of cast, crew, and contributors, check out our official HARBINGER Press Release.


Cristian Dunston: Harold Joyner

Cristian Dunston

Although currently a middle school student in rural Haw River, NC, Cristian aspires to one day be an important film director with many novels under his belt. He has participated for two years, as different characters, in his church’s adaptation of Jesus Christ Superstar. Cristian’s family helped him land the role of Harold through representation with Kids Unlimited Talent Agency. This is Cristian’s first major film.


Dana Marks: Avery Joyner

Dana Marks

Dana is an actor, teacher, and director. She is a graduate of The American Repertory Theatre/Moscow Art Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University and has worked around the world and with artists such as Robert Woodruff, Rinde Ekert, and Anne Bogart & SITI Company. She landed proudly in Durham, NC where she co-founded of Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern, which she runs with her husband, actor/director, Jay O’Berski. On her nights off she is onstage touring and recording as a member of Curtis Eller’s American Circus. In between that, she teaches acting at Duke University.



Kevin Wild: Executive Producer

Kevin Wild

As executive producer of HARBINGER and owner/president of Drawbridge Media, Kevin Wild brings a wealth of experience to the creative and business process. Having worked at Turner Broadcasting, a couple of Atlanta post-production studios, and co-owning Artifact Design, a motion graphics company, Kevin has more than 20 years of working on creative productions. having written and produced several short films including one that won “Best of the Fest” at the Atlanta Film Festival, Kevin has also worked at Austin Film Festival and has written several feature film screenplays. Currently, in addition to leading Drawbridge Media into more content creation, Kevin also edits several reality shows and documentaries that air on various networks including TLC, Discovery, and Oprah Winfrey Network.


Andrew Martin: Producer /Co-Writer/Co-Editor

Andrew Martin

Following the “natural path” of someone with a degree in Engineering from North Carolina State University, Andrew has dedicated the past 15 years to his continued education in self-taught filmmaking.  Working as a Producer/Director/Writer/Editor for hundreds of commercials and corporate videos, he has continued to pursue original film projects.  Andrew’s career highlights include the award-winning films Fudgie & Jane, and SPOKED. HARBINGER is his most ambitious film to date, and his first as the sole producer.


Kieran Moreira: Director/Co-Writer/Co-Editor

Kieran Moreira

A graduate of North Carolina State University’s film studies program, Kieran started making films as a child in his backyard with his little brother. In 2012, his debut short film, The Weaver, which he directed and edited, screened at the prestigious Cucalorus Film Festival in Wilmington, NC and won “Best Editing” at the Carrboro Film Festival. He currently works full time as a director and editor for Drawbridge Media in downtown Raleigh, NC.


Paul Frateschi: Director of Photography/Colorist

Paul Frateschi

Before graduating from North Carolina State University with a degree in Communication Media, Paul started Silo 12 Productions, a company that produced 2 feature length films and several award-winning short films, including The Revolutionary which won “Best Editing” at the CMF International Grand Finale in Los Angeles in 2011. Paul is currently working as a director of photography and editor at Drawbridge Media in downtown Raleigh, NC.