Film | The Things We Know | Photos


Shot on DV in late February 2007, The Things We Know is based on a play by Stephen Belber and adapted for film by both Stephen Belber and Lucie Tiberghien.


A subway ride, a walk, a surprise visit, and two lives are reshaped forever. O is white and Keith is black. They are old friends. But they long for each other. Today O shows up at Keith's door unannounced, and that may just change everything.


O - Jennifer Mudge
Keith - Isiah Whitlock


Produced by: Alicia Arinella
Directed by: Lucie Tiberghien
Written by: Lucie Tiberghien and Stephen Belber
Director of Photography: Frank Barrera
Production Designer: Diana Whitten
Edited by: Alicia Arinella
Associate Produced by: Julie Tortorici
Producer's Assistant: Jessica Arinella
Producer's Assistant: Kristin David
Production Coordinator: Joseph Amon
Gaffer: Bart Grieb
Key Grip: Chris Vidiac
Costume Design by: Meredith Magoun
Makeup Artist: Belle 
Sound Mixer: Dave Groman
Script Supervisor: Julie Tortorici
Still Photography: Diana Whitten
Boom Operator: Joseph Amon

LUCIE TIBERGHIEN: Lucie Tiberghien has been directing theater in New York for ten years. Some of the writers whose plays she has directed include Craig Wright, Lee Blessing, Richard Dresser, Stephen Belber, Katori Hall, Tommy Smith, and Deborah Laufer. She has helped develop scripts at the O’Neill playwriting conference, the Sundance theater institute and the Cherry Lane. She comes from a dance and music background and used to dance professionally in Paris. Most recently she co-wrote and directed the short film The Things We Know. She is both French and American and now lives in Brooklyn with playwright and screenwriter Stephen Belber and their two children Tobi and Clementine.