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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. ...

MAJOR NEW PROJECT: FEATURE DRAMATIC TRUE CRIME STORY

I’m writing/producing a feature film based on a fascinating true crime story about the Betsy Faria murder/Pam Hupp story–a bizarre ...

Interview with Film Critic Simon Watson on Extra Features

Had a lot of fun speaking with Toronto-based podcast Extra Features about my new short film , SAFE & HAPPY, ...

Updates on Projects in Development by Daniel Blake Smith

TEXAS HEART GOES OUT TO FESTIVALS!

Texas Heart has been submitted to the following festivals: Austin Film Festival, Toronto Independent Film Festival, Charleston Int’l Film Festival, ...

NEW BOOK GETS NEW TITLE!

June 19, 2015My new book, a saga about the Fletchers, a Vermont-based farm family that scatters to the South and ...

TEXAS HEART GETS SPECIAL SCREENING!

July 1, 2015On June 13, a rough cut of TEXAS HEART was given a special screening for the hometown folks: ...