A clear vision was vital to design and direct Static, the second feature produced by Chapman Filmed Entertainment (CFE), a tough and timely story of a young man accused of rape during an on-air interview at his college radio station. The production required a variety of well thought out strategies to create a visually compelling
Production is in full swing on Chapman Filmed Entertainment‘s (CFE) next feature, Static, written by CD Carpenter and directed by Chapman alumna Miriam Anwari (MFA/FP ’17). The film focuses on Adrian, a young female radio host whose interview for her college radio station goes viral when she uncovers the dark secret of an up and coming musician. Production began on July
This past weekend, The Barber, Chapman Filmed Entertainment‘s debut film, opened in ten cities across the country to fantastic reviews! Here’s just a few snippets from some of them: “With a slow-burn sensibility and the veteran actor used to strong effect, this modest thriller will make the hairs on the back of your neck stand
The Barber, Chapman Filmed Entertainment’s first feature, is heading your way! The Barber, directed by Basel Owies ’10, stars Scott Glenn, Chris Coy, and Stephen Tobolowsky. Starting March 27, 2015, the film will be opening in ten cities across the US. If you’re looking for a close shave (and quite a thrill ride), be sure
Earlier this week, I had the great fortune to attend the keynote address of Chapman University’s Student Research Day. The speaker was Akin C. Ceylan, COO Home Entertainment, Lionsgate Entertainment, and Chapman University alumnus, Class of 1990. It was a great speech and I wanted to share some of the career advice Ceylan offered our
You are invited to a special screening of Chapman Filmed Entertainment’s first feature film THE BARBER on Monday, December 8 at 7:30 PM in the Folino Theater. A character-driven thriller, The Barber examines two men fixated on what triggers the enormity of evil: a father whose life is destroyed in pursuit of a killer, a
Los Angeles, CA – November 8, 2014 – It was announced today that ARC Entertainment has acquired all U.S. distribution rights to Chapman Filmed Entertainment’s thriller “The Barber” (formerly known as “Trigger”), starring Scott Glenn (“The Silence of the Lambs,” “The Bourne Ultimatum,” “Training Day”) in a deal worth mid-six figures. “The Barber” will have
Toronto, Canada – September 4, 2014 – The Little Film Company has acquired worldwide sales rights to Chapman Filmed Entertainment’s thriller “The Barber” (formerly known as “Trigger”), starring Scott Glenn (“The Silence of the Lambs,” “The Bourne Ultimatum,” “Training Day”), it was announced today. Little Film Company Co-President Robbie Little will introduce the film to
Orange, CA – September 2, 2014 – It was revealed today that Chapman Filmed Entertainment’s debut feature “The Barber” (formerly “Trigger”), starring Scott Glenn (“The Silence of the Lambs,” “The Bourne Ultimatum,” “Training Day”), and directed by Chapman alumnus Basel Owies, has been made an official selection of the 19th Busan International Film Festival –
Chapman Filmed Entertainment, the first-of-its kind film production company run through Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, announces lead cast members for the company’s debut thriller Trigger.
Chapman Filmed Entertainment Ramps up Inaugural Production; Thriller “Trigger” Pegged as First Feature Film Project!
CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY LAUNCHES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND FEATURE FILM PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION LABEL CHAPMAN ENTERTAINMENT Orange, CA – March 23, 2011 – Going where no other film school has gone before, Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, recognized as one of the premier film schools in the United States, has launched a