Our Team

Eric Colley, Owner

Eric Colley is a director, producer, editor, and actor. His varied skills and experiences in the feature film and commercial world allow him to spearhead any project with leadership, creativity, and flexibility. He emphasizes the importance of communication with clients and team members on the vision and goal of any project, always aiming to deliver a product that exceeds expectations. Eric directed the WWII feature film The Last Rescue and will direct the upcoming thriller Last Seen in Idaho.
 

Hallie Shepherd, Owner

Hallie Shepherd is a writer, producer, editor, and actor. She works closely with commercial clients to coordinate all logistical, financial, and creative aspects of a project. In feature films, her experience as a producer adds to her value as a screenwriter. She can tailor a scene to fit production requirements while preserving creative and emotional meaning. Her writing credits include the WWII feature film The Last Rescue, thriller Last Seen in Idaho, and Norwegian TV series Inventors Academy.

 

Edward Kahl

Edward Kahl is a co-producing partner and actor. Edward has a Master’s degree in Business and has worked on several productions as host and voice over talent, created numerous tag lines and marketing campaigns, as well as managed promotional projects and special events. With more than 14 years of consulting experience, Edward has successfully delivered high profile projects for companies such as Getty Images, REI, AT&T, and Time Warner Cable.

 

Eric "Z" Zaragoza

Eric Zaragoza is a director and assistant director. His four years of service in the U.S. Marine Corps and six years in the film industry make him an invaluable team member. He has a constant drive to expand his already diverse skill set and a passion to create films that will leave an imprint on its audience. Eric leads by example with a work ethic that pushes other team members to be their best. He has directed and assisted many films, incl. Dead Space, Abducted, and The Last Rescue.
 

Sean Gleaves

Sean Gleaves is a digital effects artist, propmaker, screenwriter, and co-producing partner. Sean was the digital effects artist for the WWII film The Last Rescue, creating over 100 digital effects, including war and action elements, compositing, and sky replacement. Sean also creates effects for commercial projects, working with green screen and other effects. He builds unique or hard-to-find props from scratch. His screenwriting credits include the feature films GPS and The Last Rescue.
 

Paul Proios

Paul Proios is a music video director, singer/songwriter, actor, editor, and co-producing partner. Paul was the lead editor for three years for National Geographic's reality TV series Alaska State Troopers, and he was one of the editors behind the WWII feature film The Last Rescue. His directing credits include music videos for Blind Melon's Brad Smith, Unified Theory's Chris Shinn, and Roxy Saint. As a songwriter, he creates original songs for features films, and he also writes commercial jingles.
 

Jeffery Alan Jones

Jeffery Alan Jones is an award-winning sound designer and composer. His unique style can be heard in over 150 films, commercials, and video games. With his audio creation and sound design, he works to shape an overall consistent soundtrack that exploits the expressive and dramatic possibilities of the sound medium. His extensive background in music composition infuses his stunning sound designs and 5.1 surround sound mixing capabilities.
 

Robert Paul Payne

Robert Paul Payne is a graphic designer, animator, illustrator, and title designer. Adept at combining creative vision with technical skill, Robert creates graphics and artwork for interactive media, print, websites, and films. He can develop new designs or adhere to already established corporate styles, helping to grow brands in new ways. For feature films, Robert designs posters and DVD wraps, and he creates visually exciting 3D opening title sequences.