A Historically Inspired Dramatic Adventure Saga

One man's quest to reunite his family will destroy everything. Blood comes first. In the 9th century, a young but powerful Norse explorer traverses an uncharted ocean to the farthest shores of a mysterious new world. He stakes his claim and requests aid from his father in Iceland, who in turn mounts a high-stakes effort to reunite with his son. Little does the young explorer know, this new land is filled with cunning and formidable Natives, as well as a dark and evil force that threatens the lives of everyone.

History reveals the Norse people as skilled explorers and warriors, with evidence suggesting they discovered North America long before another. What if during a time when the Northwest Passage was warm, these robust people traveled around Alaska and into the shores of the Pacific Northwest? What would they encounter during a time period when the Natives were thriving and strong?  RUNESTONE presents a historically inspired Norse adventure saga filled with drama, action, and a clash of cultures never seen before.

RUNESTONE is currently finalizing development. Reg WGAw #1736595
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Rising Seas
A Contemporary, Adrenaline Fueled Disaster Film

The year is 2028, and the cataclysmic effects of global warming have started to come to pass. Polar caps and high mountain glaciers are melting, and many parts of New York City and London are already under three feet of water. A large portion of the North American great plains have become a wasteland, with volatile lighting storms that often set the parched vegetation ablaze. Josh Derby, Founder and CEO of Fusion Dynamics, is spearheading a massive international effort to scrub carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and separate it into solid carbon and liquid water. Meanwhile Brian Kent, fellow MIT grad and billionaire industrialist, has developed a method to sequester the CO2 and burying the resulting nodules deep in impermeable salt dome caverns. 

With both ideas offering viable long term solutions but less than desirable side effects, the POTUS has authorized an international team of third party experts to assess both plans. All the while a continuing depletion of the Ozone Layer threatens an impending extinction level event, and the American government and its allies can only offer so much assistance. 

RISING SEAS is in early development/script stage. Reg WGAw #1764829
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Forests of Mystery
Adventure and Suspense Through a Handheld Video Camera

Follow the adventures of undergraduate forest research students Dewey Lansing and Jeff Collins as they try to piece together the strange and unusual anomalies that have been happening deep inside the old growth forests of the Pacific Northwest.

Armed with just a video camera and their determination, these two friends venture into the great unknown, prepared to discover the truth behind what is really going on out there. They begin to unravel a mystery that starts at their university and continues through a used book store, the property of a crazy man, and an old loggers museum before finally dumping them into the thick of danger. Will they make it out alive and unscathed? 

FORESTS OF MYSTERY is a completed feature length film which screened at a number of festivals including Gen Con 2011.  

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From Kilimanjaro with Love
A Modern Day Quirky Adventure Story

A local drifter is just living his life when a spunky and demanding young lady shows up on his doorstep and drags him into a web of chaos, mystery, and ultimately treasure.

Jenna Billings finds a cache of letters written to her mother over the course of many years by a mysterious gentleman named Jerome. Against the advice of friends, Jenna searches out the only connection to Jerome that she can find, one Dallas Moore, an ex-roustabout and odd-jobber now living and working in the forgotten backcountry of Oregon.

Dallas agrees to help Jenna, but the quest quickly turns dangerous when others with an interest in Jerome learn what Jenna is up to and head out to intercept her and convince her that the best way for her to preserve her health and happiness is to drop her interests and go home. When she doesn't listen to their advice either, things really heat up.

FROM KILIMANJARO WITH LOVE is a completed feature length film, which premiered at AMC theaters in Downtown Disney Anaheim as part of Indiefest USA. 

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An Adaptation of a Shakespearian Tragedy

William Shakespeare's Othello speaks of betrayal, suspicion, paranoia, and indeed jealousy. Originally presented on stage at the Theater on High Street in Moorpark, CA.

Othello is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in the year 1603, and based on the short story Un Capitano Moro ("A Moorish Captain") by Cinthio, a disciple of Boccaccio, first published in 1565. This tightly constructed work revolves around four central characters: Othello, a Moorish general in the Venetian army; his beloved wife, Desdemona; his loyal lieutenant, Cassio; and his trusted but unfaithful ensign, Iago. It carries a wide variety of current themes including racism, love, jealousy, betrayal, revenge and repentance.

OTHELLO is a completed feature length film, produced by Gary Saderup and Patrick Warburton

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An Adaptation of a Shakespearian Tragedy

A tale of Witchcraft, greed and paranoia. A tale of murder, betrayal and deception. A tale of evil, mistrust and guilt. This is William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Originally presented on stage at the Theater on High Street in Moorpark, CA.

Set mainly in Scotland, Macbeth dramatizes the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition on those who seek power for its own sake. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia, and he soon becomes a tyrannical ruler as he is forced to commit more and more murders to protect himself from enmity and suspicion. The bloodbath and consequent civil war swiftly take Macbeth and Lady Macbeth into the realms of arrogance, madness, and death.

MACBETH is a completed feature length film, produced by Gary Saderup and Patrick Warburton

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