Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman met in high school. They have been filmmaking partners since 2006 and founded the New York City production company Supermarché. Their first feature documentary, CATFISH, was the most talked about film of the 2010 Sundance Film and went on to critical acclaim and a nationwide release in Fall 2010.
Their second effort in the Paranormal Activity franchise (#3) was released in 2011 and remains the highest grossing horror opening in history. It was followed in October, 2012 by Parananormal Activity 4. The two combined have grossed $350 million dollars.
They directed NERVE in 2016, a summer hit released by Lionsgate, starring Emma Roberts and Dave Franco. They have also made Emmy Award winning commercials and short films for some of the world's most influential companies and institutions, including Google, Nike and American Express.