Steve Purvis

Steve Purvis

Brazos

Producer, cinematographer and director in Los Angeles, California

About Steve

Screenwriter-Director-Producer with experience in independent features and documentary films.


Name: Steve Purvis

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: Brazos

Occupation: Producer, Cinematographer, Director, Editor and Screenwriter

Unique traits: Filmmaker Outlier

Projects

  • Unkempt

    Unkempt (2016)
    Film by Carbon Mesa (Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi and Short) Producer A woman believes that the strange phenomena occurring in her home are the result of a breakdown in the barriers between dimensions.

  • El Cortez

    El Cortez (2006)
    Film by Brazos Pix (Drama and Thriller) Producer-Director A man just released from a mental institution gets involved in a gold mine scheme while trying to avoid the cops, a wrathful drug dealer, and a sultry femme fatale.

  • Gold Fever

    Gold Fever (2006)
    Film (Thriller and Short) Screenwriter-Producer-Director Add a Plot »

  • Fugitive Hunter

    Fugitive Hunter (2005)
    Film (Action) Producer Quick is sinking fast: deep in debt, facing eviction in thirty days and watching his family slowly slip through his grasp. With no place to turn, Quick resorts to the ruthless and lucrative world of fugitive recovery, becoming a front runner in a band of veteran bail recovery agents-bounty hunters-working for Neil Swift, an old friend and partner of Quick's father. Enjoying sudden and unexpected prosperity, Quick finds himself at the top of his game, unaware that he is in the middle of a deadly conspiracy. Stumbling upon a suspicious file, Quick and his best friend Keno soon find themselves chasing Travian Woods, an elusive and dangerous criminal with mysterious ties to Swift Bail Bond Agency. With the aid of Tracy, an informant, Quick uncovers not only the tracks of his prey but also the ulterior motives of Swift. Digging deeper, he realizes that it is his own grave he is digging, and the hunter becomes the hunted. End of the Law is an action-packed look into the real world of ... Written by Anonymous

  • Do It Yourself Dude!

    Do It Yourself Dude! (2000)
    TV Movie Director Add a Plot »

  • Medal of Honor

    Medal of Honor (1999)
    TV Movie (War) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Chainsaw Casa

    Chainsaw Casa (1999)
    Television Director-Producer Add a Plot »

  • Deep in the Heart

    Deep in the Heart (1996)
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Screenwriter-Director-Producer Two British documentary filmmakers are filming various Austin, Texas weirdos.

  • Adventures of the Old West

    Adventures of the Old West (1995)
    Television (Documentary and Western) Director-Producer Add a Plot »

  • Combat at Sea

    Combat at Sea (1994)
    Television by Brazos Pix Director-Producer Add a Plot »

  • 84C MoPic

    84C MoPic (1989)
    Film (Drama and War) Editor Impressive performance by unknown actors in this low-budget Vietnam drama. The story is being told in the form of a documentary; a camera team follows an Army unit in pursuit of 'Charlie'. Filmed in Southern California. The movie's producing company itself is called '84 Charlie MoPic'. Written by Anonymous

  • Ironweed

    Ironweed (1987)
    Film (Drama) Sound department Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums, back in their birth city. She was a singer on the radio, he a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them: she's sick, a pal has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped; visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. That night, out drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, the film explores their code of fairness and loyalty. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

  • Red Headed Stranger

    Red Headed Stranger (1986)
    Film (Western) Editor Revisionist western about fallen preacher Shay, who guns down his wife Raysha for running off with another man. Wandering, he meets single mom Laurie. However, helpless sheriff Scoby wants Shay to help him fight the villainous Clavers.

  • Body Double

    Body Double (1984)
    Film (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Sound department Jake Scully comes home to find his girlfriend with another man and has to find a new place. In between his acting workshops and his job in a vampire B-movie, he scans the paper looking for anything. He happens to meet Sam Bouchard, a fellow actor who needs a house sitter. Both are pleased with the arrangement that will have Jake staying in the house and for a sweetener, Sam shows him his favorite neighbor, a well-built woman who strips with her window open each night. Jake becomes obsessed with meeting her and is able to help recover her purse from a thief, but shows his own phobia, he is incapacitated by claustrophobia when the thief runs through a tunnel. When Jake witnesses a murder, he finds out that the police love to pin crimes on peeping Toms. Jake discovers that here are just too many coincidences but must hunt them down himself without the police. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

  • The Big Chill

    The Big Chill (1983)
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Sound department A seminal Thirty-Something movie in which a group of old college friends who are now all grown up and hardened by the big wide world come together for the funeral of Alex, a barely glimpsed corpse, who was at one time the brightest and the best of them, and yet who never managed to achieve half as much as any of the others. The friends use the occasion to reacquaint themselves with each other and to speculate as to what happened to their idealism which had been abundant when they were younger. Written by Mark Thompson <mrt@oasis.icl.co.uk>

  • Robert Motherwell, an Exhibition

    Robert Motherwell, an Exhibition (1979)
    Film (Short) Director-Producer Add a Plot »

  • Tourist Trap

    Tourist Trap (1979)
    Film (Horror) Production Assistant Teenagers come across a shut-in psychopath with telekinetic powers. He proceeds to use these powers to slay them one by one as well as animate the various mannequins he uses to keep himself company. Written by Dan Coker <pammyk@primenet.com>

  • Sometimes

    Sometimes (1978)
    Film (Short) Screenwriter-Director-Producer Add a Plot »

  • Carrascolendas

    Carrascolendas (1970)
    Television (Family) Production Assistant Add a Plot »

Education

  • University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)

  • Mount Saint Marys University

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