Born in Manhattan in 1983, David Gelb graduated from the University of Southern California (USC). He has directed fiction and non-fiction projects. In 2011 he directed the critically acclaimed documentary Jiro dreams of sushi. His first feature film was The Lazarus Effect, released in 2015. He is now working on the documentary, A Faster Horse. Chef’s Table: Massimo Bottura belongs to his documentary series Chef’s Table, featuring six of the world’s most renowned international chefs.