In April 2011, Matthew Weiss started making "Man In Red Bandana", a documentary film about an extraordinary hero. He researched, wrote, directed and produced it. It has been an amazing journey including directing Gwyneth Paltrow, his narrator. Weiss also is Executive Producer of the film Zombie360, the first film made for the Occulus platform.
Name: Matthew Weiss
Lives in: Boca Raton, Florida
Company: RDZ Productions, LLC
Occupation: Director, Filmmaker, Producer and Screenwriter
Unique traits: Serial entrepreneuer and talented speaker.
Man in Red Bandana
Film by Matthew J. Weiss (Biography) Producer On 9/11, American Airlines Flight 11 struck the North Tower between the 93rd and 98th floors ... 1,355 people died at or above the crash site. No one survived. United Airlines Flight 175 struck the South Tower 17 minutes later between floors 77 to 85 killing 599 people. Miraculously, 18 occupants of the South Tower at or above the crash site crossed the line of death and made it to safety below. This is the story of the one man, Welles Remy Crowther, responsible for saving many of these 18 survivors. Welles was a volunteer fireman as a high school student. He then attended Boston College and played lacrosse. After he graduated, he took a job at Sandler O'Neil & Partners, a Wall Street firm. He worked on the 104th floor of the South Tower. Welles was a fun-loving person who enjoyed giving more than receiving. Viewers will instantly like him. Welles' identity became known because his survivors described being saved by a man wearing a red bandana in a May 2002 New York Times Article. His... Written by Matthew J. Weiss