Writer + Director
Todd Rohal directed his first feature film, “The Guatemalan Handshake,” in 2006. It premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival, where it won the festival’s Special Jury Prize. After self-distributing the film’s single 35mm print around the world for a year, Rohal directed his second feature, “The Catechism Cataclysm,” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2011 and was distributed by IFC Films. He directed “Nature Calls” with Patton Oswalt, Johnny Knoxville and Rob Riggle in 2012 and won Sundance’s Special Jury Prize For Unique Vision in 2014 for his short film “Rat Pack Rat.” In addition to his short and feature work, Rohal has collaborated on projects with filmmakers Jeff Krulik and Cory McAbee as well as directed music videos for Austin band Ola Podrida.