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ABOUT 8 BUCKS

TRAILERS

                           

About 8 Bucks

The fateful meeting of a homeless couple and a restaurant owner on the brink of failure results in an outcome none of them could have predicted.

This story is based on true events.

4K Scope 2.39:1 | 7.1 Surround Sound | 24 fps
Shot with 6K Blackmagic Cinema RAW

                           

Featured Videos

Multiple videos in this playlist. See it on YouTube directly.

Starring

CAST | SUPPORTING | FOUNDING TEAM | PRODUCTION TEAM | CREW | BACKGROUND | POST | CREDITS

                            

                            

Founding Team Members

CAST | SUPPORTING | FOUNDING TEAM | PRODUCTION TEAM | CREW | BACKGROUND | POST | CREDITS


Serenity Alyanna Edward

WRITER
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
DIRECTOR

Award winning filmmaker and writer. Treasurer of the Texas Democrats with Disabilities Caucus. She is the founder of Evolve.Forward.Media Productions and co-founder of SeAe Collective, Inc.

U.S. Army Desert Storm veteran.


Antonio Lowry Edward

CREATOR & CO-WRITER
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
DIRECTOR

Award winning filmmaker and video editor. Worked in the television, film, and audio industry since 1993. Worked for ABC News, Hollywood Digital, Disneyland, City of Long Beach CA, Whole Foods, USAA, and Microsoft. A Microsoft 365 and Azure consultant for since 2005. Earned an Electrical Engineering B.S. in 1993. Graduated California State University, Los Angeles, California. He is the founder of Shiz, Shiz Media Studios, and co-founder of SeAe Collective, Inc.

U.S. Army Iraqi Freedom veteran.

                            

Production Team Members

CAST | SUPPORTING | FOUNDING TEAM | PRODUCTION TEAM | CREW | BACKGROUND | POST | CREDITS

Luvina Sabree

Executive Producer

Creator and curator of the Armed Forces Natural Hair & Health Expo, Killeen Black Art & Film Fest, and owner of So Natural Catering.

 

 

Sophia L. Ellis

Director
Executive Producer
CO-WRITER

Award winning writer and director of feature films. Owner of Melanin Behind the Lens. U.S. Army veteran.

U.S. Army veteran.

 

Danyelle Cavaness-Weatherfoord

Director
Associate Producer
CO-WRITER

Has over 20 years’ experience as an acting coach and producer/director of films.

 

 

Kisha C.G.

Production Manager
Associate Producer

Kisha is an educator, filmmaker, & singer/songwriter for film. She is a co-founder of the Texas based production company, III Productions Films. Her talented team, consisting of John Rachwitz Jr., Natasha White, & herself, have produced several pieces of original content.

 

KayLynn Genet

Project ManageR

Experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. Skilled in Creative Writing, Project Management, Team Leadership, Creative Arts, and Data Analysis. Strong professional with a BACHELOR focused in Fine and Studio Arts from Sam Houston State University. Develops creative strategies for product launches, script writing, and all components of producing commercials, episodes, and films.

 

Dr. Kerry-Ann Zamore

Film Consultant
MARKETING MANAGER
Associate Producer

Stage play and film writer, producer, and director with over 20 years’ experience. Owner of KZamore Enterprises.

U.S. Air Force veteran.

Robert T. McDorman

Director of Photography

Owner of R2+G2 Productions. Award winning writer and cinematographer.

U.S. Navy veteran.

Roland “Stewhype” Stewart

Executive Producer
Actor: “WilliAM ROBINSON”

Movie actor, stage play actor, MC, and radio show host.

U.S. Army veteran.

                            

8 Bucks Film Timeline


May 03, 2015

Dream & Conception

When the idea was created. Originally written to be a short film.

February 2021

Decision to Begin Pre-Production

When we decided to start planning pre-production. Started expanding the script into a feature film.

June 2021 –

July 2021

Pre-Production

Script preparation, budget planning, & scheduling production dates.

July 2021

Table Reads and Rehearsals

Reading the script, blocking the scenes, & scheduling production dates.

August 2021 –

October 2021

Principal Photography

Mostly shot in Killeen TX and Harker Heights TX.

Shooting all the scenes.
Shot in 6K & 4K Flat.

November 2021 -February 2022

Post-Production

ADR, Adding Soundtrack, Music, Audio Mixing, & Marketing.
Edited in 4K Scope format in 7.1 Surround Sound.

Tentative
Sunday,
March 20, 2022

Screening Party in Killeen, TX

Regal Theatre

Tentative
Sunday,
March 27, 2022

Screening Party in Dallas area, TX

TBA


 

Writers. Actors. Production. Action. Paint. Screened.

                            

                            

Things To Know

8 Bucks will be directed by four directors, three stories, merged into one.

EMAIL

info@8bucks.one

#Team8Bucks