Summary

As a documentary filmmaker (with commercial experience) I have skills and talents that transfer to multiple areas of production. Hard working, creative, and damn good at what I do, I can organize productions of all sizes in all parts of the world.

Credits

6/11 – 4/14

Director (Producer) An Honest Liar

Film (Theatrical) — Flim Flam Films Details
6/11 – 4/14

Feature documentary that profiles magician turned paranormal demystifier James “The Amazing” Randi. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival with a theatrical release planned in 2014. Originated the idea, raised the capital (including $250,000 on Kickstarter) made pre-sales, shot the film, and helmed the 3-year-project to completion. www.anhonestliar.com

2/13 – 4/13

Producer Jesus Town

Independent Film Company — Film (Theatrical) Details
2/13 – 4/13

Feature documentary about a small town in Oklahoma that stages on the largest passion play in the United States. The film is slated for festival premieres in the fall of 2014. Raised capital, pre-sold international territories, hired crew and organized the production and the post-production of the film.

11/12 – 3/13

Director (Producer) Beehive Spirits

Film (Theatrical) Details
11/12 – 3/13

Director/Producer of the Emmy Award winning TV documentary Beehive Spirits, which tells the rich history of alcohol in Utah and profiles some of the purveyors of liquor in the driest state in the nation.

3/97 – 3/13

Director (Producer) Numerous

Corporate — Left Turn Films Details
3/97 – 3/13

Over the years, I have produced and directed hundreds of spots and industrials for many national and international clients.

2/09 – 10/09

Director (Director) RCI Travel Series

Corporate — LENZ works Details
2/09 – 10/09

Wrote, directed and produced dozens of travel pieces of varying lengths. Managed shoots in numerous locations throughout the globe. Produced multiple episodes of RCI TV travel series, “New Ways to Play”. Duties included: script writing, organizing travel plans, working with crew, actors and clients, directing, shooting and post-production supervision.

5/09 – 8/09

Director (Producer) Sons Of Perdition

Independent Film Company — Film (Theatrical) Details
5/09 – 8/09

Award-winning documentary that follows teenagers exiled from an FLDS polygamist sect. The four year project played at over 40 film festivals, premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival and becoming part of the Oprah Winfrey Documentary Club. www.sonsofperditionthemovie.com

1/08 – 4/08

Executive Producer Take

Film (Theatrical) — Corus Entertainment
1/08 – 4/08
7/98 – 10/98

Assistant Director Fortune Cookie

Film (Theatrical) — J & M Productions
7/98 – 10/98

Media

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My Gear

  • Audio Package
  • Canon C300.
  • Lenses
  • Lighting Package

Skills

  • Cinematographer
  • Creative
  • Director
  • Editor
  • Hard-working
  • Producer
  • story producer
  • Travel Saavy
  • Writer