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Friday, August 16, 2013

Ryan Little

Ryan Little

Ryan Little is a movie director, cinematographer and producer. He was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and attended Brigham Young University. He was presented with a Student Emmy at the 1999 Academy of Television Arts & Science College Television Awards, for "Best Dramatic Film": The Last Good War.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Daryn Tufts

Daryn Tufts

Daryn Tufts is a writer, director, producer, and actor. Tufts’ writing, producing and directing credits include feature films, documentaries, and television commercials and he has acted in several successful independent films. Tufts has also performed and taught sketch comedy and improvisational comedy with several professional comedy troupes and is the commercial spokesperson for the Questar Corporation.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Blake Casselman

Blake Casselman
Blake Casselman graduated from the University of Utah’s film program and has been working in the Utah film scene as a writer and a producer since 2006. He has written fifteen feature film scripts, six film shorts, and two TV pilots. As an avid comic book fan, he currently writes an independent graphic novel series called “Devil’s Triangle”. He has written and co-produced the fan film, “Flight from Shadow,” based on Robert Jordan’s “Wheel of Time” Fantasy book series. He’s participated on writing and filmmaking panels at several Utah comic, horror and sci-fi conventions. He currently leads a screenwriting group and teaches writing classes in the Salt Lake area. He is a partner with Rare Legend Films.

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Aaron Justesen

Aaron Justesen
Aaron Justesen has been making movies since high school. He has produced, directed, edited and acted in numerous projects. He is a partner in Rare Legend Films.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Lee Gardner

Lee Gardner
Lee Gardner has a filmmaking pedigree, he grew up making short films. He started with short films and commercials, winning several awards at film festivals and received an Honorable Mention in the Utah Film Commission yearly Spot On commercial contest. Self taught, he worked and studied on his own to improve the many skills required to direct motion pictures. His company is Rare Legend Films.

Richard Dutcher

Richard Dutcher
Richard Dutcher is a Utah Filmmaker who produces, writes, directs, edits and frequently stars in his films. In 2005, Dutcher started the Main Street Movie Company, seeking to take his films from concept to full distribution independently.

Joseph L. Puente

Joseph L. Puente: Writer, Actor, Filmmaker
Joseph L. Puente is the President and Founder of The Utah Filmmakers Association. He has had a lifelong fascination with film ever since he saw a PBS documentary on the making of Raiders of the Lost Ark when he was a kid. Joe has been making short films since high school when he asked his parents for a video camera instead of a car at the age of 16.

Joe is the primary Executive Producer of Section One Entertainment and the creator and host of "Section One TV." His goals in the film industry are to entertain, educate, inspire and provoke thought in his audiences. Much of his work has been in the form of documentary shorts with "SOTV" but he has one feature film under his belt which he produced and directed during his last six months in the U.S. Navy and he has several other feature length projects in development.