The Reel People to Premiere at the 2017 Doc Edge Film Festival

The Reel People of New Zealand was recently selected to have its world premiere at the 2017 Documentary Edge Film Festival in New Zealand. The Fulbright film is categorized with other New Zealand Short Documentaries and will be screened at Wellington's Roxy Cinema and Auckland's Q Theatre. The festival synopsis reads, "Inspired by Geoff Lealand’s Cinemas of New Zealand website, the film takes a journey through New Zealand, [.....]

Re-Visiting The Regent Theatre: The Theatre Beautiful

Since my return from New Zealand, I have tried to stay in contact with many of the inspirational cinema owners I worked alongside during my Fulbright journey. Surely, one of the most passionate theatre men in the world, Allan Webb, has remained a close friend and pen pal. We will still discuss films worth seeing and the movies worth skipping (only after watching them!) as well as the current state of the industry. The Regent [.....]

Editing for the Arts: Greenhouse Arts Center Fund Video

Video can be a powerful medium. Too often, short videos are created to highlight a trending fad in the media world. In my work, I try to use this medium to educate, help, or inspire. This past summer I was blessed with the opportunity to work with Greenhouse Arts Center to educate, help, AND inspire. Greenhouse Arts Center is a life giving, safe, welcoming place of hope where creativity thrives and the arts are a vehicle [.....]