David Christopher Loya

David Christopher Loya

Renegade Lens Pictures

Director, producer and screenwriter in Los Angeles, California

About David

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0092526/ - Click on the resume link and you'll have a greater list of productions completed representing about half of what's been put in the can over the past 25+ years.

CANNES MARCHÉ DU FILM ACCREDITED FILMMAKER (2011- PRESENT)

CONSCIOUS FILMMAKER®
"An artist with the aware intent to create motion pictures imbued with an enlightened purpose."

Strictly adhering to the principles of absolute non-compliance...

http://www.renegadelens.com

David Christopher Loya is a multiple, award-winning filmmaker-director who has created hundreds of commercial and episodic productions that have either aired on national and broadcast cable networks; or have served as successful marketing, training, PR, and fund raising films for Fortune 500 companies and numerous international non-profit organizations.

As a director-filmmaker, David specializes in creating “conscious media” with meaning. Over the past decade commissioned productions (written, directed and edited by David) have successfully been used by educational institutions, national and international non-profits to raise over $1 billion dollars in donated revenues.

His focus on authenticity in performance and execution has been successfully registered through the U.S. Patent and Trademark office as the “Conscious Filmmaker®” approach to production. David is the only filmmaker in the United States who holds the Conscious Filmmaker registered trademark. His works are powerfully distinguished by a one-of-a-kind authenticity that deeply reflects what it is to be a Conscious Filmmaker®. As a director David does more than tell a story. He delivers an “experience” that raises the consciousness of the viewer and motivates action.
(https://consciousfilmmaker.wordpress.com/2012/01/17/the-three-foundation...)

A partial list of his many awards include 20 Silver and Gold Tellys, a Finalist honor at the New York Film Festival, and most recently a nomination for best television series pilot (Beyond the Moonwalk) at the Banff World Television Festival. David currently has over 300 productions to his credit and has directed, produced, written and edited nationally broadcast dramas, reality segments, commercials and acclaimed documentaries.

David’s portfolio includes hundreds of projects that have aired on broadcast and cable networks that include CBS, NBC, PBS, Nickelodeon, the Bravo Channel, the History Channel and the A&E Network. As a documentary filmmaker, David has directed and produced the acclaimed PBS special THE BIG ONE: THE TRUTH ABOUT THE SAN ANDREAS (New York Festivals’ Finalist and Telly Gold Award Winner); served as line producer for the A&E Series FIRST FLIGHTS WITH NEIL ARMSTRONG; produced and directed JOURNEY OF LOSS… DISCOVERY OF HOPE (Telly Gold Winner); and directed and produced the multiple award-winning NFL sports documentary THE MOSS METHOD focusing on New England Patriots Wide Receiver, Randy Moss. On the new media front he has produced and directed VOICES – ROCK AND ROLL’S INVISIBLE INSTRUMENT, an award-winning, interactive multimedia exhibit for The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame that toured across the United States.

In addition, David is an award-winning commercial director whose portfolio also includes productions for Sprint International, TCI, World Vision Int’l, Aramark, Mercer, Prudential, National Medical Enterprises, The Salvation Army, eHarmony.com, Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis, Beckman-Coulter, and The University of California, Los Angeles.


Name: David Christopher Loya

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: Renegade Lens Pictures

Occupation: Director, Producer and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Expert in post production and an Avid Symphony editor.

Credits

  • Perfection: Community Interactive Version

    Perfection: Community Interactive Version (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Producer Perfection is the powerful and poignant story of an extraordinary 17-year-old, special-needs student; who, because of arrant cruelty towards him, is driven to the precipice of a fatal despondency. By the time he was a high school freshman, Michael Rodriguez had been diagnosed with high functioning autism (Asperger's Syndrome) further complicated by a serious speech impairment. Now a senior. he has continued to be the victim of bullying since elementary school, Michael also struggles with intrusive thoughts of derision that have been with him since the second grade. Despite the harsh reality he lives with, Michael has distinguished himself as a brilliant, straight-A student - seemingly destined for a great future. Everyone believes it, but him. He feels his life has never been his own. However, Michael's gravest issue continues to be the ruthless bullying he's forced to confront on a daily basis. When the physical and verbal torment extends to social media, Michael's devastation ...

  • Perfection (Michael's Story)

    Perfection (Michael's Story) (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Producer Perfection is the powerful and poignant story of an extraordinary 17-year-old, special-needs student; who, because of arrant cruelty towards him, is driven to the precipice of a fatal despondency. By the time he was a high school freshman, Michael Rodriguez had been diagnosed with high functioning autism (Asperger's Syndrome) further complicated by a serious speech impairment. Now a senior. he has continued to be the victim of bullying since elementary school, Michael also struggles with intrusive thoughts of derision that have been with him since the second grade. Despite the harsh reality he lives with, Michael has distinguished himself as a brilliant, straight-A student - seemingly destined for a great future. Everyone believes it, but him. He feels his life has never been his own. However, Michael's gravest issue continues to be the ruthless bullying he's forced to confront on a daily basis. When the physical and verbal torment extends to social media, Michael's devastation ... Written by David Christopher Loya

  • Beyond the Moonwalk

    Beyond the Moonwalk (2010)
    Film (Documentary, Short and Music) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Moss Method

    Moss Method (2006)
    Film (Documentary and Sport) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Transforming Youth... Transforming Lives

    Transforming Youth... Transforming Lives (2006)
    Film (Documentary and Short) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Journey of Loss... Discovery of Hope

    Journey of Loss... Discovery of Hope (2002)
    Film (Short) Producer There is no emotional devastation greater than the grief following the death of a loved one. The response to such grief often leaves the bereaved confused, angry and in even more pain. To escape this tragic cycle, one must take the first step. Journey of Loss and Discovery of Hope is that healing step. Through a unique interfaith tapestry, featuring clergy, therapists and grief counselors, 'Journey of Loss..Discovery of Hope' directly confronts the issues of grief. We journey with the bereaved, learning how, despite their loss, they can also experience a powerful healing hope, a hope that embraces the greatest of all mysteries. Written by David C. Bojorquez

  • UCLA & Los Angeles: A Legacy of Leadership

    UCLA & Los Angeles: A Legacy of Leadership (1998)
    Film (Short and History) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Voices: Rock and Roll's Invisible Instrument

    Voices: Rock and Roll's Invisible Instrument (1997)
    Video Game (Music) Producer Voices - Rock and Roll's Invisible Instrument was a ground breaking multiple touch-screen music and film experience celebrating the role of the vocalist in Rock music. It featured the first full-screen, full motion computer interactive video display, which premiered at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and traveled across the United States to be accessed by millions. Written by Michael Lindsor

  • The Big One: The Truth About the San Andreas

    The Big One: The Truth About the San Andreas (1996)
    Film Producer Add a Plot »

  • Quincy Jones on Jazz

    Quincy Jones on Jazz (1994)
    Film (Documentary and Short) Producer Quincy Jones takes us on an unforgettable tour revealing the origins of Soul, Rap and Jazz. The film, originally created for the Encyclopedia Africana project by Harvard University's W.E.B. Du Bois Institute, was underwritten by Microsoft.

  • A Most Unusual Man

    A Most Unusual Man (1993)
    Film (Biography) Director Documentary tribute on the life and accomplishments of Father Patrick Peyton.

  • Sports Greatest Rivalries

    Sports Greatest Rivalries (1993)
    Film (Documentary) Editor The one-on-one confrontations, the team vendettas and the rivalries within rivalries that fuel the engine of sports. Featuring Ali vs. Frazier, Red Sox vs. Yankees, Celtics vs Lakers, USC vs Notre Dame, and more.

  • First Flights with Neil Armstrong

    First Flights with Neil Armstrong (1991)
    Film (Documentary) Producer Reluctant aerospace hero Neil Armstrong hosted the prime time documentary series First Flights for three seasons on the A&E network. Each of the 39 episodes blends historic footage, interviews, and live action flying. From stick and fabric airplanes, to the first jets, to massive flying machines and marvels of speed, Neil Armstrong shows his real passion for aviation and the men and women who risked everything for what at first seemed impossible. Each episode concentrates on a specific type of airplane or aspect of aviation, such as the developments in flight control that progressed from wing-warping to electronic fly-by-wire. In every episode, First Flights is grounded in the historical development of flying in the context of the innovators and the demands of world events. During his extensive career Armstrong flew over 200 different types of flying machines, including jets, rockets, helicopters and gliders. In the production of First Flights he enjoyed a few personal firsts ... Written by Mark H Tuttle

  • The Tina Yothers Show

    The Tina Yothers Show (1991)
    Television (Talk-Show) Producer Family Ties star Tina Yothers and a live studio audience discuss important issues affecting today's teens and young adults.

  • Emergency Call

    Emergency Call (1991)
    Television Producer Add a Plot »

  • Real to Reel

    Real to Reel (1989)
    Television (Biography) Producer Profile of people and organizations that heroically placed themselves on-the-line to make a positive impact in the world.

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Awards

  • http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0092526/awards
    (2014)

  • http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0092526/resume
    (2014)

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles

  • Bachelors - Film and Television Production - California State University, Fullerton

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