BITE THE HAND HAS BEEN AROUND IN SOME FORM OR  ANOTHER SINCE IT WAS FOUNDED TWO DECADES AGO IN THE BRONX, NEW YORK. TODAY BITE THE HAND IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION BOUTIQUE SPECIALIZING IN EDGY SCRIPTED AND NON-SCRIPTED CONTENT FOR TELEVISION, FILM AND ONLINE PLATFORMS.

BITE THE HAND EPs HAVE OVER 50 COMBINED YEARS IN WIDE-RANGING CREATIVE POSITIONS, BRINGING TV AND FILM PROJECTS TO LIFE.

RICHARD


RICHARD CALDERON IS A NEW YORK-BASED TELEVISION AND FILM PRODUCER, AND FOUNDER OF BITE THE HAND, INC. AS A SHOW-RUNNER AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCER HE HAS WORKED FOR MTV, BRAVO, TRUTV, A&E, CBS AND OTHERS.

 

PRIOR TO SHOW-RUNNING, CALDERON WAS AN EDITOR AND PRODUCER FOR MTV, NBC, MIRAMAX, DIMENSION FILMS, ABC, BRAVO, CHANNEL 4 ENGLAND, A&E AND OTHERS. NOTABLE PROJECTS HE EDITED INCLUDE; MICHAEL MOORE’S “THE AWFUL TRUTH”, “LATE NIGHT WITH CONAN O’BRIEN”, THE ACADEMY AWARD-NOMINATED DOCUMENTARY FEATURE “TUPAC: RESURRECTION” AND “I’M STILL HERE” (TEEN DIARIES FROM THE HOLOCAUST) FOR WHICH HE WAS NOMINATED FOR AN EMMY FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN A CRAFT: EDITING.

 

RICHARD CALDERON WAS BORN IN THE BRONX, NEW YORK WHERE HE DEVELOPED A DEEP INTEREST IN PHILOSOPHY, WAS INSPIRED BY THE FILMS OF WOODY ALLEN, STANLEY KUBRICK AND R.W. FASSBINDER AND FOSTERED A PASSION FOR HORROR, GORE, THRILLER AND CRIME MOVIES.

VOLGA


VOLGA CALDERON IS A FILM AND TELEVISION PRODUCER BASED IN NEW YORK AND ISTANBUL. SHE HAS PRODUCED A VARIETY OF NON-FICTION TV FORMATS FOR ABC, BRAVO, MTV, OXYGEN, AMC, VH1, STYLE NETWORK, AND OTHERS. SHE PRODUCED FILM PROJECTS IN THE UNITED STATES AND TURKEY AND WORKED WITH ISMAIL MERCHANT AND JAMES IVORY AT MERCHANT IVORY PRODUCTIONS.

 

VOLGA IS ALSO A PARTNER IN DADAS FILM, WHICH OWNS 9 FILMS FEATURING YILMAZ GUNEY, THE LEGENDARY EUROPEAN FILMMAKER. DADAS FILM RECENTLY EXHIBITED AND DISTRIBUTED WORLDWIDE A RESTORATION OF “LAW OF THE BORDER” THROUGH MARTIN SCORCESE’S WORLD CINEMA FOUNDATION. THE FILM PREMIERED AT THE 2011 CANNES FILM FESTIVAL AND WAS SCREENED AT LINCOLN CENTER IN 2012.

 

SHE SERVES AS CHAIRPERSON OF THE PRODUCERS GUILD OF AMERICA EAST MENTORING COMMITTEE AND IS A MEMBER IN PGA’S WOMEN’S IMPACT NETWORK AND SERVES ON PGA’S DIVERSITY, INTERNATIONAL, DOCUMENTARY AND GREEN COMMITTEES.