2007 - PRESENT INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERi
Write / Produce / Direct / Edit / ADR / Foley / Mix audio / Colortime
I make ultra low budget features. In the last couple of years I have completed The Safehouse and Roll Call and I am currently in pre-production on The Condo and The Rusty Years. You can see the awards that The Safehouse has won on the festival circuit at www.thesafehousemovie. Roll Call has just finished post production and you can read the script and look over the cast and crew at the production website at www.rollcall-themovie.com. You can read the scripts and keep up with the pre-production events for The Condo and The Rusty Years at www.thecondomovie.com and www.therustyyears.com
1986-2007 VARIOUS PRODUCTION COMPANIES, Los Angeles, CA
Freelance Producer / Script Writer / Director / Editor/ Camera Assisstant / Video Technician
Worked on hundreds of low budget feature length films and videos. I wrote dozens of scripts, and directed dozens of films and videos
1987 TED V. MIKALS PRODUCTIONS, La Canada, CA
Budgeted, hired crew, broke down the script, scheduled shooting, handled the money and got signed releases on "Operation Overkill" a low budget ($100,000.00) karate movie. I took a cast and crew of thirty to Reno for a month of production on a 35mm, feature directed by Ted V. Mikals. I acquired all the locations and props required by the script at no cost, including a night of shooting at a steel factory and the use of an airplane.
1989 LCG PRODUCTIONS, San Fernando Valley, CA
Writer / Producer / Director / Editor
Made a feature length 16mm horror movie entitled “Little Corey Gorey” for $16,000.00 including post-production through a color timed release print. Constructed and web master www.littlecoreygorey.com , a Video On Demand website.
1974-1987 VARIOUS FILM LABS, Hollywood, CA
Supervised employees and quality control, color timed, scheduled work flow, interfaced with clients.
1966-1970 U.S. AIR FORCE, Izmir, Turkey
Sergeant in Inventory Management
1970-1974 New York University, New York, NY
Film & Television Production Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
Made a student film, “It's Your Lucky Day,” which won eight international awards, was sold, and seen on HBO.