In addition to launching Main Man Films in 1999, Art brings more than 22 years of international business experience in over 42 countries to the team. His unique perspective and creativity offers an innovative approach to the industry . In 2004, Art co-produced a film distributed by Lionsgate and has produced projects in Japan, Belize and England. He has been featured in numerous U.S. and foreign publications and in 2007, Art was selected as 1 of 20 Diversity Fellows for the N.A.T.P.E. (National Association of Television Program Executives), LATV Conference. In 2010, he was selected by the Governor’s office as 1 of 40 industry experts, to participate on Colorado’s Creative Economy Panel representing the TV and film sector. Art holds an MBA in Int'l Marketing from Notre Dame de Namur University in California. When asked what is his ultimate goal; "to make God smile".
Name: Art Thomas
Lives in: Denver, Colorado
Company: Main Man Films
Occupation: Author, Manager, Producer and Screenwriter
Audience Choice Award for 'Bed of Dreams'
Telly Award for 'Tiffany at Breakfast'
Film by Terrell Lamont (Drama and Thriller) Producer An art teacher's plans fall apart when he kidnaps a ballplayer's daughter to repay a debt to a ruthless mob boss.
Hatchet Lady Crimes
Film (short) by Chris Jtot Producer
Film (short) by Don Houston (Drama, Family, Fantasy and Mystery) Producer, Writer Therapy is about the struggle of two grieving siblings who reluctantly agree to a therapy session, while trying to deal with their loss.
Film (short) by Errol Schwartz (Thriller) Producer A generic drug manufacturer unveils his findings for the most advanced antiretroviral therapy drug -- a cure for HIV and AIDS. The discovery is a life-saving miracle for millions of people, except that this miracle is in violation of an exclusive pharmaceutical patent held by Fincher Pharmaceuticals and it threatens their lucrative market exclusivity in South Africa. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Jozua Judah (Drama) Producer Starting his internship, a young doctor must choose to either follow his dream as an actor or his career as a doctor where one mistake can cost you everything.
The White House Report with April Ryan
Television (News) Producer, Writer A Washington insider helps America understand the real issues form a multicultural perspective.
The Blog Report
Television by Zenophon Abraham (Reality-TV) Producer, Director
In the Glo
Television by Gloria Neal (Talk-Show) Producer, Writer
Bed of Dreams
TV Movie by Ulysses Porter Brown (Family and Fantasy) Producer In this tale of one man's journey into the dreams of others, we learn about his unusual gift, its impact and the implications on a real-life, Bed and Breakfast.
Totally Twisted Flix
Television (Talk-Show) Producer
The Leah Daughtry Story: A Woman of Faith and Politics
Film by Ronald G. Main (Documentary) Producer The documentary captures for the first time, with emotion and intensity, the life of Leah Daughtry, CEO of the 2008 Democratic National Convention.
Television (Documentary and Family) Producer Host, Jo Jo Chen and LaTasha Pippen introduce some of the best independent documentaries seldom seen on television.
Micchaku Michael Jackson in Japan: Shirarezaru nanoka kan
TV Movie by Daniel L. Smith (Documentary) Producer
The Shadow Walkers
Film by Mark Steven Grove (Horror) Producer Shadow Walkers is a highly suspenseful story of a group of lab technicians and military personnel who awaken in a subterranean laboratory with no memory of who they are. They quickly discover that they are sealed in, with only one way to get out alive. They must travel deeper into the underground facility to an escape tunnel that leads to the surface. Hindered by the fact there is only limited electrical power, they struggle through the darkness where they uncover a hive of genetically mutated creatures that stalk them from the shadows. Bred for combat, these monsters are endowed with razor sharp talons and rows of jagged teeth capable of ripping a man apart. While avoiding danger at every turn, they begin to regain their memories, discovering the origin of the deadly creatures and the part they played in their creation. Written by Mostly Films LLC
One Way Love
Film by Chase Johnston-Lynch (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Producer This is a film about filmmakers in between making films on the weekend. An urban romantic triangle set in the world of black filmmakers. An ensemble comedy of pathetic proportions. Written by Chase Johnston-Lynch
50/50: Half Is Not Enough
Film (short) by Arthur O. Thomas (Fantasy) Producer, Writer, Director, Cinematographer What happens to a man when he thinks he is losing his mind over the loss of his wife. Is his mind playing a trick on him or is he just dreaming?