Max Mayer is a founder and producing director of New York Stage and Film, which has presented 24 summer seasons of original plays at the Powerhouse Theatre at Vassar College. Mayer has directed more than 50 new plays, including world or U.S. premieres by writers such as John Patrick Shanley, Lee Blessing, and Eric Overmyer. He has also written three produced plays. For television, Mayer has directed episodes of NBC's The West Wing, ABC's Alias, and CBS's Family Law. His first feature film, Better Living, was released in 2000. Adam is his second feature film.
Max Mayer won the Feature Film award at The Sundance Film festival in 2009 for Adam