Mr. Levinson is an Academy Award winning director (Rain Man) and three time Academy Award nominated screenwriter (And Justice For All, Diner, Avalon). Barry has directed thirty-five feature films during his career, many of which that have been nominated for and/or won Academy and Golden Globe Awards. Additionally, Mr. Levinson has extensive experience as a film and television producer.
Mr. Levinson is a native of Baltimore, MD who grew up a passionate Baltimore Colts and Johnny Unitas fan. His screenwriting knowledge and experience has proven invaluable to Joe and Nick as they developed, wrote and re-wrote the script. Barry’s consistent advice of “more story less football” helped the writing team create the present day UNITAS screenplay. Barry continues to be a reliable adviser to Joe in his pursuit of producing the film.