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This is where you’ll find all the latest news on my work and some interesting information I’ve picked up along the way. This is also the home of my production company, Ravenscar Productions!
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Multiplane Camera Documentary with Disney Feature Animation

Producing a project I pitched to Disney Feature Animation about one of the coolest pieces of Animation history that I’ve ever seen, the Multiplane Camera built in the 1930′s, used on SNOW WHITE.  All the updates will be on the Multiplane Project Page in the Current Project Section.
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A Night at the Roosevelt to screen at the TCL (Grauman’s) Chinese Theater

A Night at the Roosevelt to screen at the TCL (Grauman’s) Chinese Theater

A Night at the Roosevelt will screen on February 27, 2014 at the Chinese Theater, one of the most recognized and significant historical landmarks in Hollywood.  It just happens to be across the street from the Roosevelt Hotel. More details to follow, but the really exciting part is that, if Roosevelt is voted fan favorite of the evening, it will screen at the Roosevelt Hotel, where Hollyshorts is holding a competition. Save the date!
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Award Show Blues

Over the last few years, I’ve become increasingly ‘meh’ over award shows for a number of reasons I’d like to share.  Lucky you. TOO MANY!  There are now officially too many award shows.  I  have a hard time getting excited about some of them. It makes me think of bowl games.  Yay, you won a “Purina Dog Chow Barky Award”.  It’s like winning the “Sandwich Bowl”. I don’t care. RED CARPETS:  It’s nearly impossible to schedule a lunch date...
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A Night at the Roosevelt Award and Screening update…

A Night at the Roosevelt Award and Screening update…

A Night at the Roosevelt has won an Award of merit at the Los Angeles Cinema Festival.  We will be screening October 1, 2012 in Sherman Oaks, CA.
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Now a member of the Television Academy!

Now a member of the Television Academy!

I’m pleased to report that I’m now a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.  I’ve joined the Interactive Media Council.
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Look Before You Leap

There are a lot of people connected to Hollywood and screenwriting who are after your money. Screenplay reviewers, mentors, contests, script listing sites – the list is endless. I’ve been kicking around a few years now and I have some advice for you before you spend your money. Take it for what it’s worth. Always do your research. If you are going to pay someone for notes, google them. Who have they done coverage for? Do they have testimonials or...
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Heading out to festivals with “A Night at the Roosevelt”

Still finishing up some of the publicity materials but “A Night at the Roosevelt” is ready and has been submitted to a handful of festivals.
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Samples Page Updated!

Updated the samples page with a fun little 15 page script that was written for a contest.   Please check it out.
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