SAM KRESSNER is a New York based playwright and screenwriter. He is currently in pre-production on his first feature film, Light On Broken Glass, starring Academy Award Nominee and Emmy Award Winning actress Patricia Clarkson (Sharp Objects). The film will be produced by Daniel Dreifuss (Sergio). Sam has worked with a host of international film directors such as Isabel Coixet (Elegy), Peter Sattler (Camp X-Ray), and Claire McCarthy (Ophelia).
Sam recently optioned his first hour long television pilot to Ingenious Media and has multiple feature films in various stages of development. He holds a B.A. from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Sam is currently a MFA Playwriting candidate at Columbia University. He is represented by Eclipse Management & Entertainment.