Lives in: Los Angeles
Current Job: Producer of micro budget films with IndepenCent Films, LLC
Ultimate dreams: To make the world a better place through storytelling/movies than I was born into.
What are you doing to attain your dreams?
I studied creative writing at Syracuse University; Broadcast Journalism from SCSU and actor occupational certificate from American Academy of Dramatic Arts. I was the Artistic Director of the Myriad Sea Theater Company 2000-2002, moved to Los Angeles October 2002 and have written six feature scripts, submissions of, readings of, member of Film Independent, many industry experiences from background work to producing video shorts have led me to create IndepenCent Films, LLC to produce micro budget films of high content. Currently, I’m seeking crowd funding on Indiegogo.com for America’s Good Gray Poet, a feature about Walt Whitman and the first three editions of Leaves of Grass. Go to IndepenCentfilms.com for more information.
What do you need to obtain your dreams?
America’s Good Gray Poet can be produced for as little as $25,000 and every dollar of support will enable me to achieve this production in 2013. Attached is a sizzle reel: http://youtu.be/eo7EOBKlop8
or visit IndepenCentFilms.com for more information and link to Indiegogo page!
Have you attained any of your dreams so far? If so,how?
Every step of the way is a dream accomplished and through hard work, persistence, many little failures and learning from them is what has evolved my aspirations to creatively realize the production of the scripts I have written. The budgets get bigger from here, but the proof is in the pudding. Having the chance to produce this micro budget feature America’s Good Gray Poet will lead to further opportunities based on my talent and performance.
What’s your advice for other dreamers?
Hence to reaching dream beyond dream, it is most important to be grateful for having the opportunity to pursue your dreams and to be thankful to all who help assist you in the process.
Who can help Christopher? If you went to Syracuse, help a fellow alumni out!