Executive Vice President/Partner
Joey Carey is a producer/director and founding partner of Sundial Pictures. He most recently produced Jack of the Red Hearts (Alchemy), Welcome to Leith (Sundance 2015), Dark Was The Night (Image Ent), and The Seventh Fire (Berlin 2015), and co-produced the breakout comedy Obvious Child (A24). He served as executive producer on Dee Rees’ Pariah (Focus Features), David Gelb’s smash hit documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi (Magnolia), and Matt Ross’ 28 Hotel Rooms (Millennium Ent.).
As a director, Joey made the documentaries Searching for Tupac in Havana, Cuba, and Greasy Rider about vegetable oil based fuel, which features interviews with Noam Chomsky, Yoko Ono, and Morgan Freeman. He also directed the Iggy & the Stooges reunion concert documentary Raw Power Live – In the Hands of the Fans.
After graduating from Hampshire College, Joey taught at the Academy of Cinema in Athens, Greece with producer Norman I. Cohen, before returning to New York City to start Sundial Pictures. He is currently in post-production on the feature film Youth In Oregon and the documentary THE ORGANIZER. He lives and works in NYC.