Gary Alvarez is a writer/director based in Long Beach, CA. He received an MFA in Film Production--Directing from Chapman University's Dodge College of Film in 2012 and has since been working professionally as a writer. Gary is writer/director of the award-winning short film A GOOD MAN as well as producer/director of THE GOOD FOOT! SWEET 16 short doc. Currently he is developing the web series SCUMBAGS as writer/director/producer of the pilot, scheduled for production in 2015.