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Interview with Casting Networks News

Check out this interview I did for 'A Day in the Life of a Screenwriter' with Casting Networks News. https://news.castingnetworks.com/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-screenwriter/?fbclid=IwAR0PJP6f6JiO5mB_9uWiinbaLwiwIubJ5scLo6kaVF7UsmwbAXFJORpbqq4

Pam Hupp Story Goes Hollywood

Fellow producer Stephanie Tobey and I signed with a major Hollywood production company to pitch my true crime thriller, PROOF, ...

Safe & Happy a Big Hit on Festival Circuit

My short film, SAFE & HAPPY, has now been selected for 25 film festivals across the country and around the ...

‘Abducted’ Producer Joins PROOF Team

Stephanie Tobey, producer of the acclaimed, highly-successful Netflix true crime documentary, ABDUCTED IN PLAIN SIGHT, has signed on to help ...

ST. LOUIS FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE SCREENS ‘MEMORY BOX’ AND ‘SAFE & HAPPY’

The 19th Annual St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase featured two of my short films, MEMORY BOX and SAFE & HAPPY Sunday, ...

SAFE & HAPPY EARNS 2 NOMINATIONS AT AUSTIN REVOLUTION FILM FEST

My newly-released short film, SAFE & HAPPY, won two nominations from the Austin Revolution Film Festival, Sept. 3-8:  Best U.S. ...

Updates on Projects in Development by Daniel Blake Smith

Author Appearance at the 2018 Kentucky Book Festival

I’ll be selling and signing books–my debut novel, MR. WONDERFUL, and my prize-winning history of the Trail of Tears, AN ...

Podcast Interview on the Making of TEXAS HEART

I recently recorded a podcast interview with Simon Watson’s Extra Features Movie Review Podcast up in Toronto.  Check it out! ...

Awards and Official Selections for MEMORY BOX in Festivals World Wide

Not even half-way through its festival journey, MEMORY BOX has already been selected for 14 festivals and has either earned ...

Great Early News from the Festival Circuit for MEMORY BOX!

My short film, MEMORY BOX, just two months into its festival journey, has now been accepted into 6 festivals and ...

“MEMORY BOX” HAS WORLD PREMIERE AT AUSTIN REVOLUTION FILM FEST

My short film, MEMORY BOX, about how a man’s visit with a loved one leads to a shattering revelation, will ...

New Play Based on True Stories of Troubled Youth Performed in St. Louis

UNHEARD VOICES:  You Don’t Know My Story, a play I conceived but drawn directly from the raw and courageous stories ...