Chad Bishoff comes to the South Dakota Film Festival with a film he produced with Eric Dwight and also served as Director of Photography and Editor, Bus 1107. Bishoff started his career in production before moving into producing, writing and directing. He has produced and directed commercial spots for Omaha Children’s Hospital, Nebraska Furniture Mart, and Maytag to name a few. He has also worked in casting for Academy Award winner Alexander Payne’s About Schmidt and as crew on Jason Reitman’s Academy Award winning film, Up in the Air and MTV’s critically acclaimed TV show Teen Mom and recently co-produced the upcoming ,independent film Vino Veritas. Bishoff recently won a Telly Award, which honors groundbreaking web commercials, for the online company Ooly. Up next for Bishoff is a documentary about troubled youth titled The Shoe Guys. He is also slated collaborate with Eric Dwight again and direct the film Punished Woman’s Lake, inspired by the legend of the lake just outside of South Shore, South Dakota. His film, Bus 1107, will be shown during Film Session 5, which begins on Saturday, September 29 at 6:30 p.m.