FILM. Käla has worked on various shorts and full-feature films, including Bourne Identity-director Doug Liman’s movie, Fair Game. An independent filmmaker and film editor, she has co-written documentary films such as Jennifer Senko’s The Brainwashing of My Dad. As a teenager, she was cast a role in the film, A, B, C… Manhattan, by Iranian filmmaker Amir Naderi, and worked as an extra in movies such as Joe’s Apartment (Jerry O’Connell) and Zoolander (Ben Stiller). In 2012 she premiered her first short film, Wurtsboro* – an adaptation of her book entitled, Fiction Story, and is currently in production on a Super 16 film with her husband and partner. Coming from a family background of Vaudeville performers, most notably her grandfather, Mandrake the Magician, Käla has embarked on a documentary, unravelling the mysteries of her family lineage, to be released in 2019.

*Wurtsboro (below)