Paul Lauer / MOTIVE ENTERTAINMENT
CEO of Motive Entertainment http://moviemarketing.biz/, designed and executed the record-breaking grassroots marketing campaigns for The Passion of the Christ, The Chronicles of Narnia, Polar Express, and Rocky Balboa, collectively generating over $2 billion in global revenues. One of the most innovative marketing and development executives in Hollywood, frequently tapped to reach and mobilize huge audiences, Paul has been honored as one of Ad Age’s Top 50 Marketers of the Year. Paul also founded the successful YOU! Magazine for teens, and among many other accomplishments has worked with numerous celebrities and sports stars, hosted radio and TV shows, produced documentary television and co-authored four books.
Chris Cummings / INSIGHT EPK
Before founding Insight http://www.insightepk.com/, Chris was a fourteen-year veteran of the feature film industry, working with many top directors, cinematographers, editors, producers, stars, and department heads. A partial list of Chris’s film credits includes: Jarhead, Big Fish, Road to Perdition, Cast Away, and What Lies Beneath. Through Insight Chris has produced, directed and edited behind-the-scenes documentary content including HBO specials, Entertainment Tonight, the LA Times, NATO ShoWest, Comic-Con, Regal Theater trailers, and DVD extras. A partial list of feature film documentaries includes The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The New World, Take the Lead, Inkheart, and the upcoming Leaves of Grass starring Edward Norton.
Sunday Boling, CSA and Meg Morman, CSA / CASTING
Morman and Sunday "Sunny" Boling hung out their shingle Morman Boling Casting. To date, they have cast over thirty films, including the award winning films 16 To Life , Mississippi Damned, Dear Lemon Lima and Waitress, which premiered at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival and was subsequently picked up by Fox Searchlight. In addition, Steal Me and Me & You & Everyone We Know, were both official selections of the 2005 Sundance Film Festival, with Me & You & Everyone We Know winning the Special Jury Prize for Originality of Vision as well as the Golden Camera Award at Cannes.
Emile Razpopov / SOUND DESIGNER
Emile Razpopov is a 32 year veteran sound designer and mixer who, upon arriving in Hollywood in 1976, has worked on numerous award winning films and with his company Turbosound, Inc. Turbosound is closely affiliated with Hollywood Global Studios, which is a full service feature ﬁlm production boutique incorporating many production units to offer a total production package, including pre-production and post-production. Emile and his company Turbosound, have been recognized for their innovative work on such ﬁlms as: Van Wilder 3 – Paramount; Swing Vote – Disney; Mr. Brooks – MGM; Jury Duty – Columbia; To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday – Sony; The Blue Lagoon – Columbia; Flight of the Navigator – Disney; Honey, I Blew Up the Kid – Disney; The White Fang – Disney and Days of Heaven - Paramount.
Joost Korngold / MAIN TITLE DESIGN
The titles for South Dakota were designed and created by Joost Korngold, a Freelance Graphic Designer/Director from the Netherlands. Re*Nascent is the portfolio of Joost’s highly sought after work and can be viewed at www.renascent.nl. Joost is currently active in Motion Graphics and Visual Static Imagery for various media and his clientel include such notable corporations as Nike, NFL Network, Adobe, HBO, Coca Cola, Sony and many, many others.