Indian College Fund - (Native
AmericanCharity) (1995) Ongoing support for educational charity. Press
Red Cross - Color Me Red (WGA RegisteredConcept)
(1995) Marketing and live event concept licensed to the AmericanRed Cross
designed to launch a new “image” campaign. Lyrics: Color
Event) (1994)Produced their first Halloween Celebrity event for this international
charitybenefiting children with facial differences. Held at the Hollywood
AthleticClub on Universal's City Walk, Universal, CA. Provided media coverage,fundraising,
wrote and distributed press releases, solicited sponsors.Attended by over
100 name celebrity talents of the Science Fiction andHorror entertainment
community. Hosted by Michael Berryman, co-hostedby Reggie Bannister.
Mountain/Cold Rivers - (NativeAmerican
Activist Charities) (1996-present) Ongoing support of this activistclient
opposing the commercial slaughter of the Yellowstone Buffalo. Wrote and
published press releases via media and internet. Organized NativeAmerican
participation in national events, Calls to Action, letter writingand telephone
campaigns, fund raising, political editorials, televisionappearances. Produced
in-house music video/commentary (See Love That'sGone) incorporating
footage loaned by charities (courtesy of MikeMease).
of Legal Secretaries - (Non-profitProfessional
Association) (1994) Produced Minimum Continuing Legal Educationprogram
for members of the legal community.
ProductionCompany) (1994-present) Ongoing association. Book celebrities
ofthe science fiction and horror entertainment community for personal appearancesat
conventions and live events. (See also Hollywood Charity Horse Show)Guest
Crew Agency)Registered as subcontractor for production services to their
clients onWest Coast. Location scout, location manager, production coordinator,
casting,site negotiations. (see also Federicci Video)
Productions (Independent ProductionCompany) Developed budget and prospectus
for 1 hour documentary feature.Production office coordination services.
(When Buffalo Roam)
DiJulio & King (General Practice LawFirm) Media Liaison for high-profile civil rights case involving referee,CIF, Mayor Omar Bradley and attorney Johnny Cochran. Screenedmedia, wrote and issued press releases, organized and attended press conferences.Also perform legal research on contract basis.
Express (Beta SP) - Production Manager, Crew (camera, sound, lighting),
catering. Shot on location in Western Digital, Irvine and Custom
Craft, Cerritos. Customer satisfaction interviews for annual sales
Inc. - Zeneca Pharmaceuticals -(Beta
SP - 30 min) Production Manager, Location Manager, Casting and 1stAssistant
Director on industrial video featuring comedic host, LarryMiller.
Shot on location in Long Beach, California.
Children - (Charity)
Charity benefitingthe educational needs of Native American children. Provided
programming(see "Hollywood Charity Horse Show") and cast Native American
dancers torepresent Future's segment in event. Wrote and provided
press releasesand media announcements. Ongoing working relationship.
Secretaries Association (Non-ProfitProfessional
Organization) (1992-present) Founding member. Consulting andorganizing
fundraising and educational events. “Career Day," Ways& Means
projects, Attorney-Legal Secretary Softball Challenge. Articlesand press
releases for major events. Develop event budgets, negotiate eventsites,
contracts, organize volunteers and program schedules.
YouthResources Organization (G.Y.R.O.) (Non-ProfitCharity)
(1994-present) Charity organization designed to deter gang activity and
drug use by teens. Provide celebrity personal appearances forannual
Ground Control Studios (1998)
Domain name webpage design for this sound studio serving the motion picture
and music industry. Currently under
Horse Show: Reining Royale -(CharityEvent)
(1997/1998) Clients: Ahead With Horses - Creation Entertainment-
Lemli Productions - Futures for Children . Cast Native Americantradition
and fancy dancers for annual charity event hosted by WilliamShatner
benefiting several children's charities. Organized programming,negotiated
fees, managed talent, wrote and distributed press releases.
Inc. (Marketing Company) (1994-present)Subcontract to develop, write
and critique direct mail marketing packagesfor financial privacy, stock
investment, and informational clients, includingDan Rosenthal &
International/Silver Spheres Corp. - Phantasm IV: Infinity:(35
MM Feature Film - 90 min.) Special Effects Make-up Coordinator(Credited)
for horror cult classic by Star Way International/SilverSphere Corp.
under the direction of Don Coscarelli. Also performedother minor
(uncredited) miracles: Assistant to Stunts, Make-up Assistant,Wardrobe
Assistant, Temporary 1st AD, Craft Services, Continuity, SpecialEffects
blood work, Extras Casting, Extras Wrangling, Location Manager,First Aid,
Assistant to Mr. Bannister, Directors Assistant. Producers Assistant.Negotiated
talent and music contracts. Assisted in other productionrequirements.
Organized pre-release promotional activities.
- (1998) Domain name website design. Currently
Entertainment - Love That'sGone (3/4” Video - 6 mins.)
Co-writer, Co-producer, wardrobe,casting, production manager, location
manager for music video with NativeAmerican theme performed by Reggie
Bannister; Native American dancersand drummers; cameo appearances by
Vernon Wells and Saginaw Grant.
- Toys `n Stuff (CelebrityMedia Event) Booked celebrities and (personally
appear) at autograph collectorsconvention in Pasadena, CA. Issue press
releases. Ongoing working relationship.
It You're Killing Me! (Independent
film) Haxen Entertainment production. Horror film. Reggie
Bannister wrote and performed title song, "Stop It You're Killing Me!"
Piezo, Inc. - (Live Infomercial Event)(1996/97) Developed audio visual materials for food investment franchiseprogram. Contracted to produce event, organized logistics, press conference,press releases, and oral presentation.
LoveThat's Gone (Music Short Video - 10 min.) Wrote and co-producedmusic video and commentary protesting the ongoing slaughter of the YellowstoneBuffalo. Provided services as wardrobe, casting, production manager, locationmanager. Cast includes Native American dancers and traditional drummers,music performed by ReggieBannister, commentary by Gigi Porter cameo appearances byVernon Wells and Saginaw Grant. A portion of proceeds benefitNative American charities. Shot on location in Big Bear and Catalina, CA.
NightmarezCafe™ (Cable Access TV - 30 min.) Co-producer, co-writer, hostessof half-hour horror chat show series hosted by comedic character, Vampithe Vegetarian Vampire™, with interviews of celebrity guests ofthe independent horror and sci-fi film industry, remotes and behind-the-scenesegments. Own digital in-house production and edit team. Hailedas the “Tonight Show” of the horror/sci-fi market.
Fool's Paradise (Music CD) Co-producedmusic CD for Reggie B & the Jizz Wailin Ya Doggies. ReggieBannister performed and composed music. Developed intellectual propertycontracts. Ongoing promotions.
Vampi the Vegetarian Vampire (Script) Adventuresof a Native American vegetarian vampire who calls upon her animal spiritsand fellow friends to battle an evil force.
By My Fire (WGA Registered Script)A Native American feature about teens
lead from gang activities throughthe stories of a Shaman. (Kung Fu Native
Phantasm IV: Oblivion, Starway International, Ground Control Studios.
Phantasm IV: Oblivion - Angeles Abbey Cemetary.
Love That's Gone - Regional Park - Native American Dancers, Federal Express - Western Digital - Customer satisfaction interviews.
LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA
Federicci Video - Zeneca Pharmaceuticals - Westin Hotel... "Sexy Hollywood Pool Scene," Nightmarez Cafe - Naga Restaurant, Rhea Cafe, Sunnyside Cemetary.
CARRILLO STATE BEACH
Phantasm IV: Oblivion - Beach sunset shot.
Phantasm IV: Oblivon. Authentic Civil War Camp Reinactment.
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