I have written, directed, and edited 3 feature length movies. "Romance at Frisky's Bar" was our first movie (on Netflix) a comedy, "Reck and Ima or Ima Wreck", a comedy (yet to be released), and just finished "First Shoot the Lawyers" (recently premiered at the Myrtle Beach International Film festival and won an award). We were a finalist at the Independent Film Arizona and won the "Best Supporting Actress. We are presently shooting our fourth feature.
Name: Bill Briles
Lives in: Tucson, Arizona
Company: Char-Leta Productions
Occupation: Actor, Director, Editor and Screenwriter
First Shoot the Lawyers
Film by Bill Briles (Crime and Drama) Director, Writer, Sound department, Actor, Editor, Visual effects, Cinematographer A tormented young woman teams up with an eccentric house-painter and learns how to vent her childhood rage in a very unusual way... After losing her job and apartment, Tulip desperately looks for shelter and a means of supporting herself. Refusing to go back to her childhood home, because of bad memories, she lands in a one-room apartment with Kinard. He has lived through a childhood full of violence and cruelty and has found an unusual way to vent his left-over anger. Eventually, through trial and error, conflicting views of the world, and breaking a few laws, he shows her a path for moving on with her life.
Reck and Ima
Film by Charles Briles (Comedy) Director, Writer, Sound department, Actor, Camera and Electrical Department, Editor, Producer, Visual effects, Casting department, Transportation department, Art department, Editorial department, Music department, Stunts, Miscellaneous Crew A feature length comedy about 'uneducated' Southerners, taking on the 'educated' university graduate students... Reck chases Ima from North Carolina to Tucson, Arizona, and gets them involved in a study on the social-life of 'losers'.
Romance at Frisky's Bar: An Unromantic Comedy
Video by Bill Briles (Comedy) Director, Writer, Sound department, Camera and Electrical Department, Editor, Producer, Casting department, Transportation department, Composer, Set decorator Everybody comes to Frisky's Bar looking for love -- or at least a warm body -- but since patrons rely on smooth moves, cagey schemes and outright lies, it can be tough to know if real romance ever stands a chance. But as the bartender spouts his impenetrable philosophies and frat boys encounter cougars on the prowl, one couple discovers the spark of something that may be the real deal. On Netflix
"Best of Anything Goes" - action-thriller-comedy-drama Myrtle Beach International Film Festival
Finalist (2nd out of 85 films) Independent Film Arizona
"Best Supporting Actress" Independent Film Arizona
"Best Screenplay" Yosemite International Film Festival "First Shoot the Lawyers"
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)