Skip Bolden is a multi award winning documentary filmmaker and producer as a social media specialist in entertainment.
Originally from New York City, Skip received in his education in fine arts at the Leonard Davis Center for the Performing Arts at CCNY majoring in theatre. Now living in Los Angeles, he pursues his long time passion for cinema. Starting as a video journalist, he covered Hollywood red carpet events, film festivals and movie premiers which included Outfest, The Feel Good Film Festival and the TCM Classic Movie Film Festival. In 2012, Skip made his debut in filmmaking as a producing partner and the editor of the romantic comedy, “Antigame." His passion for travel and world culture lead to his first film as a documentary short, Going Home Again, which he directed and shot on location in Assam, India and winning several awards.
Name: Skip Bolden
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Hollywood International CineFest
Occupation: Director of Marketing & Distribution and Film Festival Director
Unique traits: My super power is synesthesia in relation to listening to music which triggers seeing images in my mind’s eye and vice versa. Excellent skill for filmmaking.
Official Selection of First Glance Film Festival
Official Selection of Top Shorts Online Film Festival
Best Documentary Short at the Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood
Official Selection of the Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival
Film (Drama) Producer In this dark comedy, Tyler Mason, a sensitive dreamer and hopeless romantic, grips tightly to his confidence as an artist, while fighting his insecurity in life. His roommate Charlie, a deeply indebted gambler, drags Tyler into a money counterfeiting scheme, and what is seemingly Charlie's only way out. Kate, an overworked and emotionally drained caretaker of her dying mother, accompanies the team as they embark on a riotous journey of unexpected danger and unwanted consequences. They soon discover that building their empire was the easy part, and forging their futures was only the beginning. When the only possible escape is the assistance of untrustworthy underworld characters, what was once a shortcut to freedom has collapsed into their inevitable destruction.
Television (Comedy) Producer Follow Chase and Ryan through a comedic journey of chasing a dream.
Lost and Found
Film (Short and Drama) Producer Gabby's perfect world is shattered after her father's surprising suicide. She then decides to follow her fathers footsteps and end her life.Fueled by guilt and regret she goes on a the same journey her father did the day he passed. On this journey the truth will reveal to her about her father's death, and she will find answers to question's she has been searching for. Written by Ritchie Allen Greer
The Venom Brothers
Film (short) by Smoke & Mirrors Enterprises (Thriller) Producer In this gritty, psychological thriller, Nathan and Damien are estranged foster brothers, plagued by the bitter memories of their tragic past. The swelling terror surrounding their hate, lies and secrecy, boils over in this eleventh hour with a shocking ending that will jolt the masses.
Television (Talk-Show) Editor Anti-bullying advocate, Stephen Tako, interviews people who have been targets of bullying, abuse and neglect and how they have overcome their obstacles in life. He also interviews therapists and other professionals to provide help to people still suffering from these actions. Written by Stephen Tako
Film by Time Traveler Entertainment (Comedy and Romance) Editor, Co-producer Dave discovers he has no 'game' with women and is forced to recruit his more experienced friends to help win the girl next door.
Series by Smoke & Mirros Producer Follow Chase and Ryan through a comedic journey of chasing a dream.
Going Home Again
Documentary by Touch A Life Productions (Documentary) Producer, Editor A young man's journey to his ancestral home seeking spiritual healing.