LOVE ETC. is Mr. Israel’s first feature film. He began his editing career in 2004 working on commercials at Spotwelders Editorial, assisting Editors Eric Zumbrunnen (“Being John Malkovich”, “Where The Wild Things Are”), Robert Duffy and Scott Chestnut ("Rounders"). In 2006 Mr. Israel edited, WE ARE FAMILY, a documentary produced by Universal, featuring Sister Sledge, Chris Brown, Patti LaBelle, BeBe Winans, Brian McKnight and other celebrities to raise money for Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. His collaboration with Ms. Andresevic began in 2006, when the two created over fifty short documentaries for Cadillac. Mr. Israel’s commercial work has been featured in Advertising Age Magazine, Boards Magazine and The Wall Street Journal and has been awarded the Golden Effie and The Cannes Silver Lion. He is a graduate of The School of Visual Arts in New York City.