Lucia Small has been an independent filmmaker for 15 years. Her most recent film, THE AXE IN THE ATTIC, was made in collaboration with seminal documentarian Ed Pincus, who is returning to film after 20 years. This work premiered in October 2007 at The New York Film Festival. Small co-directed, co-produced, and edited this film. In 2002, Small premiered MY FATHER, THE GENIUS, her feature documentary directorial debut, which won several top film festival awards, including "Grand Jury Prizes for the Best Documentary" and "Best Editing" at the Slamdance Film Festival. MY FATHER, THE GENIUS was broadcast internationally and in 2003 was featured as part of the Sundance Channel’s newly launched DOCday series. The DVD is distributed through New Yorker Films.