Jason Kanjiro Howard is a producer, writer and filmmaker who worked development for six years with a company called Brainstorm. He also has over 20 years in finance and worked at Bank of America as a relationship manager for their high net worth clients. In his current role as Executive producer, he finds financing for projects.
Executive Producer of "The Rake" a horror film currently in post production that will be coming out most likely in September 2016. The film is represented by Paradigm.
Executive Producer of "I'll See you in my dreams"in 2015 the biggest financier on the independent film that has grossed 7.5 Million to date starring Blythe Danner, Sam Elliot, Rhea Perlman, Martin Starr, June Squibb, Mary Kay Place and Malin Ackerman. Time magazine reviewed Blythe Danner as the performance of the year and named it in their top 10 films of 2015.
Director, Producer of two music videos "Been Loving You" and "Gonna love ya" by Nicky Davey in 2015.
Directed, Wrote and Co-produced "Chemical Bonds" a short film which won the Shannon's Choice Directors award.
Also a Director, Editor, and Writer for "A Confession" a short film which won's LMU's Jack Haley Jr. award for Film Excellence.
Unique traits: Japanese and Irish, can play guitar and harmonica, and has done stand up comedy
Film (Horror and Thriller) Producer A group of young men and women are terrorized by a mysterious creature popularly known as The Rake.
I'll See You in My Dreams
Film (Comedy and Drama) Producer In this vibrant, funny, and heartfelt film, a widow and former songstress discovers that life can begin anew at any age. With the support of three loyal girlfriends (June Squibb, Rhea Perlman, and Mary Kay Place), Carol (Blythe Danner) decides to embrace the world, embarking on an unlikely friendship with her pool maintenance man (Martin Starr), pursuing a new love interest (Sam Elliott), and reconnecting with her daughter (Malin Akerman).
Film (Short) Producer If happiness was found in a pill, would you take it? Dean thinks he has found it all in Ecstasy. But the pill's effects don't last forever and leaves Dean more lost than before. "Chemical Bonds" is one man's search for ecstasy in the LA fast lane. Written by Joe Miyano
When the Party's Over
Film (Drama and Comedy) Miscellaneous Crew M.J. lives together with her girlfriends Amanda and Frankie in a house in Beverly Hills. While she tries to keep her career going, her personal life is becoming a mess. Things start to heat up when Frankie gets involved with an ex-lover of M.J. and M.J. cannot take her fingers off of him. Written by Thomas Meyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Shannon's Choice Award for Best Director for the "Chemical Bonds"
Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)