Marcinho Savant is the CEO/Executive Producer of Iron Violet Productions and it's Iron Violet Stage unit. He has worked on the films "Lean on Me" and "The Perils of PK". Among his most successful roles: Beadle Bamford in "Sweeney Todd", "Little Moe" in "Five Guys Named Moe" , and the Pacific Northwest tour of "Ain't Misbehavin'". He served as the founding Artistic Director of The Key West International Jazz Festival.
Directorial credits also include productions of "West Side Story", "Crosses to Bear", "Godspell", and working as conductor and vocal coach, of "A Chorus Line". He has worked as a: playwright, novelist, screenwriter, recitalist and critic. Working in stage, television and film, strengths include casting, direction, logistics, scheduling and management. He is a fiercely professional, dedicated, results-oriented leader with a nearly thirty-year history of production success in myriad genres.
Currently producing, or consulting on: the feature film "Finding the Sweet Spot", the documentaries: "The Little Firemen" and "Hope in High Waters", the documentary "Kuchus United", and the stage play, “Crosses to Bear”.
Education: The Akademie Mozarteum (Salzburg), Salzburg College, Salzburger Musikschulwerke, Akademie Royal de Musique (Brussels), University of Miami (FL) School of Music, Westminster Choir College.
Online Coursework: Wesleyan University's: Center for Film Studies; Princeton University.
"Luz do Sol" ("Sunlight") Crime ⋄ Other ⋄ Romance ⋄ Thriller "For love he's ready to die, but--- he never planned on murder. Sandro now runs from killers, he once called friends. Foolish mistakes cost him everything he's earned including--- his fame, career and the man in his life."
"Kuchu United" Documentary In Uganda, being gay is against the law. Pay-offs, life in jail, and murder await the Kuchu. Thanks to the "Kill The Gays" bill. One man won't remain silent... though his life is at stake.
"Rest my Case" Biography ⋄ Crime ⋄ Drama ⋄ Historical ⋄ Thriller A Ugandan lesbian survives brutal circumstances, and life-events in order to succumb to even worse options. Shunned by her family and her village, She tries to surpass the odds. But at the end of the day, she has many more to overcome--- until she rests her case.
"The Horseman" (Working Title) Biography ⋄ Historical ⋄ Other ⋄ Thriller Something really can come from nothing... even when you're thought of as far less than a man. Despite the hatred of some, in fact, in spite of it, even an ex-slave can become a "King"! 196 years later, the line he began still thrives!
Film by Olympus Films/IronViolet Films: Vasicek E.P./ Creative/Story Consultant
The Roads We Traveled
Film by Ronald Collins Narrator
Documentary Film Series: The Roads We Traveled (Pilot)
Documentary by Hicks Foundation/ Ronald Collins Writer / Narrator / Creative Consultant / Supervising Producer
Lean on Me
Film by John Avildsen Extra (Teacher)
Perils of P.K.
Voice-over by Golan Globus/Joseph Green Day Player, Edited out, Paid.
Documentary by Cre8 Media, Int'l/Fast Lane Productions Associate Producer
Music by National Public Radio (NPR)/WNYC Radio (93.9FM)/ The Concert Announcer for Jimi Hendrix.
Theater by The Bloomfield Symphony (NJ) Baritone Soloist
A Chorus Line
by VBT (NJ) (Conductor/Vocal Coach)
Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
Westminster Choir College
University of Miami: School of Music
Salzburg University (Austria)
Akademie Mozarteum (Salzburg)
Rutgers University (Music)
Wesleyan University: Center for Film Studies