For the last 8 years I have been increasingly interested and involved in independent film projects. I look forward to working on more films and gaining more experience. As Co-Executive Director of the Shortz! Film Festival, in Chico CA, I love helping other filmmakers have a place to show their work.
The following is a list of projects I have been a part of;
#Producer & 1st AD for Terminal Glitch - by Arcadian Entertainment (6-2015)
# Producer for Harold Johnson by Brady Thorn (2015)
# Set Design and props for Perception - by Ulexite Films (3-2013)
# Producer & 1st AD for Dream Raiders- by Arcadian Entertainment (3-2013)
# Producer, Crew, 2nd DP, & 2nd Editor for Remorse by Perspective Focus (5-2012)
# Producer, Production Manager,& 1st AD for Mouse by Ryan Penland (2-2012)
# 1st AD for The Quickie by Laughing Raven Productions (1-2012)
# Production Manager, 1st AD, & Practical Effects Assistant for WURMS by Wretched Productions (1-2012)
# Co-Producer, Production Manager, & Practical FX for ToXin by Arcadian Entertainment (12-2011)
# 1st AD for Day of the Dorito Commercial by Paul Hildebrandt (11-2011)
# Associate Producer & 1st AD for Fly (8-2011) by Not Quite Hollywood
#Co-Producer & 1st AD for Midsummer Nightmare-The Betrayal by Arcadian Entertainment (6-2011)
#Cast & Crew for Bloodwood Cannibals by Arcadian Entertainment (7-2009)
My background is mostly in local live theater where I have been involved in many areas, some of which include; cast, crew, director, stage manager, special effects director, public relations, purchasing agent, set building, creating and managing props, tech, fund raising, photography, video, publicity, graphic design, and building maintenance. In theater my preference is to work on set building and the creation & management of properties. My favorite theater accomplishments : 2013 Co-Director and Set Designer for Young Frankenstein, The Musical at the Chico Theater Company, Co Director and Set Designer for Evil Dead, 2012 The Musical, Chico Cabaret.
Name: L. Renee Boyd
Lives in: Chico, California
Company: Shortz! Film Festival
Occupation: Film Festival Director, Producer, Assistant Director, Crew, Production Coordinator, Other and Crafty
Unique traits: Very driven and passionate about the things I love to do and am willing to sacrifice for those I enjoy working with.
Film (Short, Drama and Romance) Set decorator Robert re-experiences the ups and downs of his complex and dynamic life with his beloved Kate. Through flashes of memories, illusion and a horrific accident that skews his perception of the world, the truth unfolds and the mystery of what really happened becomes clear. Written by Anonymous
Film (Short, Comedy and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Sheila and Mike take some time for something special on their way to a dinner party
Film (Short) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A young man has a supernatural gift that gives him premonitions. Unsure of how to deal with his gift, he confides in a priest.
Film (Short and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Paul is a disturbed young man who thinks he can fly. To carry out his message to the word he hands out flyers inviting people to come watch him fly off a cliff. In the midst of his deranged mission, an enigmatic and mysterious woman named Jill appears to be following his every move and subsequently begins telling people that she can "breathe underwater". As they both carry out their plans, their outrageous proclamations unfold in this dramatic, twisted and heart-felt story of a man whose claim soars above all others. Written by Shawn Dyer
Film (Short, Action, Drama and Thriller) Producer Add a Plot »
A Midsummer Nightmare: The Betrayal
Film (Short, Fantasy, Horror and Western) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director England, 1596. The Brotherhood of St. George uses William Shakespeare to trap the Faerie Court within an enchanted book, sparking a secret war with the pagan Feyists. 250 years later the book is opened and the magical beings are freed in a California forest. Lord Oberon and Queen Titania are not happy after their long imprisonment, unleashing their wrath upon mankind. Three cowboys fight to survive long enough to stop the vengeful faeries and the murderous prankster called Puck. Written by Anonymous
Butte College (Oroville, CA)