Tombola is a short film that explores a future where the demand for organ transplants far outweighs the supply and questions how far one might go in order to receive one. It was selected for inclusion in the 2015 Helios Film Festival in Cincinnati, Ohio, and the 2015 Tryon International Film Festival in Tryon, N.C. and an official selection of the 2015 Blow-Up Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival and the 2016 Los Angeles CineFest.
Burned: A Television Pilot
A half-hour television pilot shot on location in Quincy, IL. Burned won an Award of Merit from The Accolade Competition in 2011 in the Pilot Program/Series category. The Accolade recognizes film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change.
Quincy University: A Pictorial History
Short documentary on the 150 year history of Quincy University. Premiered during QU’s “Evening With the Franciscans” celebration in February, 2010.
Short film that documents a 1974 noetic science experiment in Crivitz, Wisc. that resulted in the deaths of three scientists. Die Insel debuted at the 2012 Big Dam Film Festival in Quincy, IL.
Illinois School for the Visually Impaired Promotional Video
Promotional video for ISVI’s Transitional Living Center located in Jacksonville, IL.
Quincy University Commercial
:30 TV spot for QU’s Professional Degree Progam.
One Night in Woodland Trailer
The trailer for the short documentary One Night in Woodland, which documents the unexplained events that occurred when a Franciscan Friar took a group of students on a tour through the Woodland Cemetery and Mausoleum located in Quincy IL. One Night in Woodland is available here through Amazon.com.
Media Coverage of One Night in Woodland
Drambuie: Pursuit of the Secrets
Spec commercial for Current TV’s Drambuie V-Cast contest.
Emmy Award Speech
Winning moment from the 2006 National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-America Emmy Awards banquet in St. Louis, MO. A series of promos written and produced for WGEM Television’s Sports Extra program were nominated in the best promo category and won in the best writer category.
A short film written and produced by students in my COM 369 Principles of Film and Screenwriting course. Debuted at the 2012 Quincy University Multimedia Festival.
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