Ray Nowosielski was the director, co-writer, and co-producer of the feature-length documentary 9/11 Press For Truth (2006). Ray received a BFA from Chicago’s Columbia College film school. His short movies have received numerous honors, including the Prelude Creative Excellence Award in 1999. For four years, Nowosielski was the producer of the MTV2-affiliate television series 360 Degrees (1997-01). He produced a number of national television campaigns, including TV spots for the Black Expo's "Summer Celebration", the largest culture event in the nation, and The Libertarian Party, in 2003. Fueled creatively by his dedication to various political and social issues, Ray ran for Indiana State House, District 40, in 2002 and 2004. He was one of Banded Artists' original co-founders in 2001.