Neal Hemphill

Neal Hemphill is an actor, filmmaker, and photographer.

As an actor, Neal has worked in 31 states and 3 foreign countries, performing everything from off-off-Broadway solo shows to feature films to major touring productions.  He's always had a camera with him, and has taken photos everywhere he's gone.  This lifelong interest in performing and looking through a lens has led to third passion - filmmaking.  

Neal's passion for storytelling is now being expressed through screenwriting, directing, producing, and acting, as well as photography.  The common threads are heart, humanism, and love of life. 


"Top of the World," "Dressed," and "Julien" from a trilogy of short films.

"TOTW" is first in the trilogy.

"Top of the World"

Director: Ela Thier

Screenplay: Neal Hemphill

Cast: Nabil Vinas, Neal Hemphill, Pete Bradbury

Producers: Christine Ness, Neal Hemphill, Ela Thier, Inna Braude

Running time: 13 minutes