Meet the Filmmakers
John has over thirty years experience in the film industry, both with his own independent film company and with a major studio (20th Century Fox). He have been involved in all areas of the independent film business including film financing, development, production, film packaging, domestic and international distribution, marketing, sales, acquisitions and much more. John has worked on over 200+ independent feature films sold globally and executive produced many independent films.
While working at 20th Century Fox studios in Los Angeles John participated in the release of the feature films “Alien” and “9 to 5.” And also was actively involved in the TV series “MASH”. For over a decade he was executive producing, financing, film packaging and distributing many low budget independent films all around the world.
For the last few years John has been teaching entertainment marketing and business at the University of Miami and the University of Washington. He is currently developing and delivering popular seminars about the independent film business, including the creative, producing, film financing, selling, marketing and film distribution.