A director and producer of character-based documentaries such as
My Uncle Joe about the institutionalization and release to the community which had rejected him of Joe Rogers and his relationship to his family and how he walks through his world of Quincy, Massachusetts. Marginalized and now amplified and magnified Joe enriches us with his unique version of the Blues.
Flying Downhill about ski maverick and star Bode Miller who electrifies the Euro-centric world of ski racing from his humble start in the back woods of New Hampshire, off the grid, home schooled so he could ski every day.
Writer of Smuttynose (Kingdom of Liars), Idiots, Simpletons & Fools (released on PBS as Front Wards, Back Wards) and ROTSLO, about an adopted nine-year-old whose only friends are the lawn ornaments strewn on his neighboring lawn and who must teach all of the meaning of light in the darkest days of the year.
Also a teacher at all levels K- college putting technology into the hands of creators and showing them of the power they hold.
Unique traits: Swedish Spanish
ROTSLO Budget: $10M - $30M | Family When a nine-year-old adopted bright black boy discovers that his only friends, the gaggle of lawn ornaments in his neighbor’s lawn who are alive to him, are now destined for the dump due to the vigilant cleanup for the upcoming Christmas Light Display Contest, it’s up to the boy to battle to redeem the lost and discarded ornaments and shine light at the darkest time of year.
Hairbrain Budget: $10M - $30M | Comedy An eager but hapless chemical engineer discovers a cure for baldness, but finds the hair grows inward as well as handsomely outward turning legions of satisfied customers into maniacal killers.
Stage 32 Family Screenplay Festival Finalist
Best Editing - Global Nonviolent Film Festival
Best Editing - Mavericks
Picture This Film Festival Canada Finalist
Silver REMI - Houston WorldFest
BANFF Mountain Film Festival Finalist
XDance - Best Biography
Portalnd Festival of World Cinema - Best Screenplay (Longfellow Award)
Outstanding Video New England Film & Video Festival
TASH Award for Distinguished Portrayal of People with disabilities
Blue Ribbon American Film & Video Festival