Dean Fleischer-Camp is the award-winning filmmaker and New York Times-bestselling author who created viral sensation MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON. In addition to earning him a spot on Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film, Fleischer-Camp’s work has been profiled in virtually every major American media outlet. In 2018, his first feature FRAUD was released to widespread controversy and acclaim, described as a "brilliantly provocative”(Filmmaker) and “exhilarating”(Sight+Sound) “masterwork”(Documentary Magazine) that “pushes the boundaries of documentary”(Variety). Currently, he is directing the feature-length adaptation of MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON, starring Jenny Slate, Isabella Rossellini and Rosa Salazar, as well as adapting the Amy Bonnaffons short story HORSE for Vice Studios. He has directed commercial content for Comedy Central, Superdeluxe, Pop-Tarts, Maltesers, Clearasil and many others. He lives in California with his dog, Arthur.