I'm an award-winning, story-driven film director and producer who enjoys making action-packed entertainment, whether internal (drama) or external (thriller)... and especially both... simultaneously.
Currently director and producer for the feature film MINGO ROAD, an emotional drama set in a small town, written by Emmy-winning screenwriter Paul Cooper. In early stage of financing. A-list crew attached.
Logline: A guilt-ridden man is released after 16 years in prison and returns to the town where he was responsible for the accidental deaths of 18 children, stretching the virtue of forgiveness to its limits.
Unique traits: Story-driven, expertise in storytelling and working with actors; business minded, team leadership
Exposures Budget: $100K - $1M | Sci-fi ⋄ Drama While leading a study of our galaxy, an astronomer deals with a series of startling revelations, about the universe, his family, and himself. Based on the short story by Nebula-winning author Gregory Benford.
Mingo Road Budget: $100K - $1M | Drama A guilt-ridden man is released after 16 years in prison and returns to the town where he was responsible for the accidental deaths of 18 children, stretching the virtue of forgiveness to its limits. Written by Emmy-winning screenwriter Paul Cooper.
Solstice Budget: $5M - $10M | Action ⋄ Sci-fi Scribes can make anything they write come true, and a clandestine group of Editors is tasked with policing them. To find redemption for her own dreadful misdeeds, one ruthless Editor must fight her way through horrific supernatural chaos to defeat a powerful rogue Scribe committed to humanity’s punishment, by extinction.Based on the acclaimed novel by Ulises Silva.
Film by Group Six Films (Action, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Producer Based on the novel by acclaimed author Ulises Silva. Scribes can make anything they write come true. Editors - covert specialists operating beyond the law - are tasked with policing them. Among the Editors, Io is the most skilled and ruthless urban warrior of their kind. When one unusually powerful Scribe writes the final chapter for humanity on the day of the winter solstice, Io and her fellow Editors must race against the apocalypse to stop her. BOOK OPTIONED
Untitled Douglas Conant Sci-Fi Project
Film by Group Six Films (Action and Sci-Fi) Producer When six strangers awake next to a ticking bomb with no memory of how they got there, one woman - an enigmatic military strategist - must lead them against attacking soldiers and discover who wants them dead, before it’s too late. SCRIPT STAGE
Best Director & Best Film @ EuroShorts Film Festival
Best Film @ Jersey Shore Film Festival
Best Film @ LadyFilmmakers Film Festival
Best Film @ Asheville Film Festival
Best Film @ Soul4Reel Film Festival
Runner-Up @ BET's Lens on Talent