DIRECTED BY MATT HOLWICK
I was born and raised in Camarillo, California. I am the third of four children. At the age of seven, I can recall watching The Oscars and wanting to be involved in the film industry. After letter my parents know of my dreams, I was immediately placed in pop warner football and told that child actors grow up to be weird. It wasn’t until the age of fifteen that I became involved in theatre and truly enjoyed the arts. From there, I started to audition for commercials and movies and soon became a part of SAG. I did this for seven years before I decided to leave and travel through Europe. For the next couple of years I traveled throughout Germany, Croatia, and Italy, as well as studying Language Arts in Siena, Italy. After I could no longer financially live there, I moved back home and worked for my family in construction. Knowing that this was not what I wanted to do for the rest of my life, I applied to Brooks Institute of Photography. After three years studying, I was obtained my BA in Film with a concentration in Commercial.

It was during my last year and a half of school that I had the opportunity to film six firefighters ride their bikes across the US. The bike ride, also known as the Ride for 9-11, turned into one of my biggest accomplishments to date, completing a feature length documentary, “Let’s Roll”. It was my directorial debut and also won me my first award at Newport Beach Film Festival. Shortly after, I was hired to direct a family film, Designer Pups”. I currently work with ENDPAIN on short documentaries and interview pieces.
Butterfly Baby

Butterfly Baby

When Makenzie Cadmus, born February 22, 2016, arrived into the world, her parents were shocked to see their sweet baby girl missing skin on most of her limbs and more skin being removed as doctors cleaned her face. Born with Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB), Mackenzie is only one of approximately six in a million with this extremely rare condition. This is the journey of one family who hasn't lost hope.

Now, the Cadmus family urgently needs your help! Mackenzie will soon undergo a bone marrow transplant that could give her a new life. Please support Mackenzie and her family by donated at their Go Fund Me page. Every dollar counts!

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