I am the owner of ViRTUAL INTERACTiVE, Inc. A Media Production Corporation. In short, I am a Producer/Director with 14 years in media production. I have experience as a Visual Effects Artist, Graphic Arts and a background in technology as a Network/Systems Engineer and Developer. I was invited to join the Closed Beta Tests for the original Mocha planar tracking system, then later, Mocha Pro and Shot Designer. Over the last 14 years, I have Written/Produced and Directed dozens of web commercials, I have also been the Executive Producer and DoP for music videos, shorts, and spot ads. In my last production effort, I was an Executive Producer and the Sound Supervisor of the feature length "Night of Something Strange" (2016). I am experienced in the complete pipeline of Video Production, from conceptual development, breakdowns, Storyboards, Video Production to Post-Production, final edit, and a deadline delivery. Although I still own a Final Cut Studio 3 Edit Bay, for many projects, I most commonly use Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Photoshop. For Color correction and Grading, sometimes, I will use additional DaVinci Resolve. For Color Correction/Gading I also use two calibrated Eizo project monitors and an HP ZDisplay for a deep color reference monitor.
I have a passion for creative collaboration, especially when a great deal of my work is as a Professional Videographer and Video Editor. I always become more excited as I find new talent and produce great stories. I take great effort to make the videos that I create as eye-catching, cinematic and exciting as ever!
Name: Kirk LaSalle
Lives in: Syracuse, New York
Company: ViRTUAl INTERACTiVE, Inc.
Occupation: Producer, Director and Actor
Crimmy - Nominated Best Feature for Night of Something Strange
Crimmy - Won Jury Award for Night of Something Strange
Night of Something Strange
Film (Comedy and Horror) Actor Five teenage friends set out for the beach on their Spring Break vacation. Good times are cut short when one of the group, Carrie, contracts a deadly sexual transmitted disease during a bathroom stop. When they stop for the night at an isolated motel, the real terror begins when the STD virus starts running rampant, turning those infected into the living dead. However, there's more going on at the motel than meets the eye.
Film (Action and Horror) Actor Sadie's life is destroyed when a vicious gang called 'The Touchers' targets her for their sadistic fantasies after witnessing her sexy but innocent naked frolicking in a nearby field. On her wedding night they attack her and her husband Edward, brutalizing both of them. But during the attack the virgin bride discovers a dangerous secret about her body - she is cursed with the legendary 'Fire Crotch,' a condition where Satan has laid claim to her vagina. After visiting her fortune teller friend Casparella, a space exorcism is attempted on her meat flaps, but it only ends up unlocking secret hidden powers inside her. Her hatchet wound becomes lethal, her most deadly weapon in her thirst for revenge against The Touchers and her fight against lustful men everywhere! Written by Ron Bonk
Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Producer A devastating secret is revealed when two childhood friends are reunited after being estranged for over ten years.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Film (Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Actor Twelve months after winning the 74th Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen and her partner Peeta Mellark must go on what is known as the Victor's Tour, wherein they visit all the districts, but before leaving, Katniss is visited by President Snow who fears that Katniss defied him a year ago during the games when she chose to die with Peeta. With both Katniss and Peeta declared the winners, it is fueling a possible uprising. He tells Katniss that while on tour she better try to make sure that she puts out the flames or else everyone she cares about will be in danger. Written by firstname.lastname@example.org
TV Movie (Action, Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor A werewolf virus is unleashed upon New York, and Major Hoffman looks for a cure while Lt. General Monning wants to establish a new canine army.
Ms. Cannibal Holocaust
Video (Horror) Actor The remaining tenants of a rundown poverty-row apartment building, one day away from demolition, suddenly find themselves under siege by a cannibal cult that has been terrorizing the city and their preacher like female leader known only as "The Woman". Why this preacher has picked them as her latest victims is unknown, but her plan for them is clear - they WILL know pain, they WILL know fear, and they WILL know suffering before she kills each and every one of them. With all their connections to the outside world severed, the tenants can only do their best to holdout before they are hunted down... and consumed. Then hope seems to arrive in the form of a second woman... but is this "Girl" there to save them, or does she have her own agenda with the cult... and specifically "The Woman"? And how has she come about these special powers to aid her in her thirst for revenge? She's coming. And vengeance will be upon them. Written by Ron Bonk
Film (Drama and Romance) Actor For the minister's son, this is a summer of awakening and acceptance of his homosexuality. For his father, this is a challenge to his roots in the bible as he interprets its posture on sexuality that drives him to 'save' his son by killing his lover. In a broader exploration of 'acceptance', a play-within-the-film recalls two landmark tragedies in the history of gay culture: the murder of Mathew Shepard, and the suicide of Tyler Clementi. An intertwined story traces an Erie Canal cruise operator's challenges in starting a 'gay' cruise in conservative Upstate New York. The message, 'Accept what you can't change.' Written by Anonymous
Film (Short and Drama) Actor A photographer prepares for life as a blind man.
Film (Comedy) Actor Several MIT students drop out of school to make a movie and quickly realize that no one will ever take them seriously without a big name star, so they decide to fool everybody by using celebrity impersonators.
The Adjustment Bureau
Film (Romance, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor Do we control our destiny, or do unseen forces manipulate us? A man glimpses the future Fate has planned for him and realizes he wants something else. To get it, he must pursue across, under and through the streets of modern-day New York the only woman he's ever loved. On the brink of winning a seat in the U.S. Senate, ambitious politician David Norris (Matt Damon) meets beautiful contemporary ballet dancer Elise Sellas (Emily Blunt), a woman like none he's ever known. But just as he realizes he's falling for her, mysterious men conspire to keep the two apart. David learns he is up against the agents of Fate itself, the men of The Adjustment Bureau, who will do everything in their considerable power to prevent David and Elise from being together. In the face of overwhelming odds, he must either let her go and accept a predetermined path... or risk everything to defy Fate and be with her. Written by Universal Pictures
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Actor Small-town detective Noah Cordin is called to solve a juvenile homicide that occurred during a home burglary in his affluent town of Hilliard. The dead boy's mother, Allison Connor, is a member of the Meskada County Board of Commissioners, and a powerful woman in Hilliard. The entire township of Caswell rallies together in solidarity - not to support her and Detective Cordin's efforts to find the killers (who appear to have come from Caswell) but to keep the way clear for a new business with 500 jobs coming to town. Written by Anonymous
While I Was There
Film (Short, Drama and Family) Actor Rob, a 20 year-old student failing out of community college, faces the recent death of his father and a bad relationship with his mother. When Nora, the only person he finds comfort in, wants to run away, Rob must decide whether to face his problems or to leave them behind. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama) Actor Earnest meant everything to Colleen. He was her older brother, her teacher, and her friend. But Earnest is dead. And all that remains of him is the burnt remnants of his bloodied right arm - found amidst a pointless war in a desert far away. Now, years later, and armed only with a camcorder and a band of quirky friends, Colleen is on attempt number 418 in recreating how she thinks her brother may have died. What did he see? What did he experience? And why does Colleen feel like she's running out of time to find these things out?...Make that attempt number 419. Written by Michael Brettler
Film (Drama, Horror, Mystery and Thriller) Actor In 1993, Solvay, NY Deputies responding to a missing persons report, found the body of missing James Connelly (18) and the body of Joe Gainard (60's). All evidence pointed to Joe as the killer of James, but before he could leave the scene, Joe died of natural causes. Almost as soon as the bodies were discovered, people began disappearing for no reason other than they were at the railroad tracks, between Railroad Markers 313-330. Ten years later, Michele Connelly, James's older sister and New York Journal Reporter returns from New York City to investigate what actually happened to her brother and the more than thirty people who have disappeared since. From the beginning, her questions and attempts to find the truth are road blocked by local Sheriff Pete Scoggins. His impression upon Michele is that what happened is in the past and it is time to move on. Michele instinctively knows he is hiding something, but what? Michele talks to local farmers to find out more. They inform her that ... Written by Anonymous
Out of Gas
Film (Short, Horror and Thriller) Actor The day after Halloween, Jim awakens in his crashed car to find two strangers, Fran and George, locked in with him, the walking dead lumbering outside of the vehicle. The threesome soon realizes that they are trapped inside with no way to contact the outside world and radio announcements telling them to remain indoors and away from anyone whose been attacked. As the days progress, the characters struggle with themselves and one another to remain optimistic and sane but disagreements and discoveries about one another lead to conflict and escalated bad behavior. A break occurs between the group when there is a close encounter with disaster involving Fran's boyfriend Shaun, now a zombie who even in un-death has refused to leave her side, and the tenuous peace within the car strains to the snapping point. Each characters momentary decisions after this effect not only their own eventual escape or demise but the futures of everyone else within the car and whether or not they will be saved. ... Written by email@example.com
Film (Horror) Actor Clay is a killer. He walks the streets, picking his victims by fate. Behind his madness lies Sam, his father, a man who unknowingly raised a serial killer by filling his child's head with years upon years of evil stories, lies, bitterness, abuse and fear. Now Clay has grown up, and his father's vicious rule over him is headed to a certain end... Several tragedies, years apart, converge into one violent and brutal climax. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama and Romance) Actor Justin Mills wants to play professional baseball. He gets one step closer to his goal when he returns home from college and earns a spot on a minor league farm team. Justin also meets Katey, the cutest girl in town. Life has gotten pretty good for a small-town boy. His best friend, Wes, visits Justin at the ball field to congratulate him and deliver a belated birthday card. As the friends race to Wes's house on bicycles, Wes is struck by a car and killed. Justin, who was losing the race, comes upon his friend lying in a pool of blood. This horrific event sends Justin into an emotional coma - he cannot cope with the loss. Now an emotional zombie, Justin receives more bad news: his parents, Rick and Jan Mills, are getting a divorce because his father has fallen for a woman half his age. After being unable to express his love to Katey, his beautiful young girlfriend, Justin learns that she has become pregnant. Justin attempts to cope with these additional life hurdles, but his detachment... Written by Jeff McLaughlin