"It's Not About You" is a romance drama about an African-American Christian woman who goes to the beautiful Catalina Island to heal from a devastating breakup. She heals with her newfound island "family" and falls in love with a man of a different faith that challenges her faith.
This is a true story...mine!
ARIEL ARMSTRONG has directed plays, produced a cable TV show and had her own studio in Virginia. Ariel moved to Hollywood in 2010 . She wrote, produced and directed her first short film "Lost Angels." It won the "Redemptive Award" at the Redemptive Film and did numerous rounds at film festivals.
Ariel secured distribution with Indiepix, Truli, and Parables TV.
Ariel has been working for the last six years at Warner Brother's Studios.
RANDALL FRAKES is a producer and screenwriter who has collaborated with James Cameron on several projects over the years, including story consulting on "Aliens," "Terminator 2," and all the "Avatar" sequels. He has also written over a dozen genre thrillers that have been produced and released in the last fifteen years. He has worked on projects that have been filmed all over the world, including China, England, Ireland, Canada, Mexico, Germany and Spain, as well as Hollywood.
SCOTT KINDRED has been the Executive Producer of the Award-Winning film “Honey and Babe in Christmasland.”
A veteran of over two hundred different productions, over the last twenty-five years, filmed and recorded at Paramount Pictures, Warner Brothers Studios and CBS Studio Center.
BOB SCOTT has been a Cinematographer for 30 years and has a reputation as "one of the kings of professionalism that you just love working with." Attention to details, passionate about his craft, and inspiration of all that have worked with him.
Feature Film/TV Credits
#1 Faith-based movie War Room, Overcomer, Courageous, Fireproof, Letters to God, Facing the Giants, 42, Bourne Ultimatum, 2Fast2Furious, Friday Night Lights
TV Show - Nashville
CHRIS WITT is an award-winning film editor. "The Butterfly Circus" it also won the Clint Eastwood Filmmaker Award 2010
"Chris is known for Kavi" (2009) a 2010 Academy Award Nominee.
Chris has also worked on Reality TV including Fox's Hotel Hell with Gordon Ramsey and CBS's Dogs in the City.
"A Ripple of Hope", a documentary film created by Covenant Productions® at Anderson University, received a Regional Emmy® in the Documentary Category from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Lower Great Lakes Chapter.
CHERIN PERELMAN is the casting director of Beverly Hills Casting.
Getaway 2013, Chained 2012, Everlasting 2016, and Starcrossed 2014.
Tena Morales-Armstrong is a nationally renowned choreographer. At the 2000 Olympics in Sydney Australia, Tena choreographed 23 dancers from Texas and Oklahoma. They performed at the Olympic Village.
Tena is the artistic director of the Houston Hepcats and is also a National Lindy Hop Champion who has placed in the top three places in numerous Classic and Master divisions.
Tena is also an internationally known producer. She has produced the International Lindy Hop Championships, the International Swing Dance Championships and the International "Hellzapoppin" dance contest at the World Famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem.
Tena is a nationally renowned swing dance teacher and judge, Tena has hosted Camp Jitterbug, US Open, American Lindy Hop Championships, National Hand Dance Association, and the Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown.
Keith Roush is a 2015 HPA-nominated award-winning Senior Colorist. Many of Keith's clients have been recipients of Oscars, Grammys and other awards. Keith has a passion for color grading beautiful images and knows his purpose in life is to help filmmakers make stunning films that make an impact.
As Founder & CEO of ROUSH Media, over the last 15 years Keith has pushed the creative and technological boundaries of DI post-production. He has pioneered more efficient and higher quality workflows with his command of image science, computer technology and workflow. In his pursuit to create a better experience for the audience, in 2015 he was working on 4K HDR and HFR projects along with the creation of stunning images for films. Having done the finishing, color grading, and mastering on thousands of music videos, commercials, TV shows, feature films, and documentaries, Keith brings his experience and passion for high quality post-production to our project.
Luke Wieting is a critically acclaimed, award-winning film and television composer. Luke has scored a wide variety of projects, including feature films, television shows, dance pieces, and commercials.
Luke Wieting’s music has been performed all around the world; including Japan, Chicago, Hollywood, and Los Angeles. In addition to collaborating with some of the finest studio musicians in the Los Angeles area, he has worked with Grammy Award winning composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard (Inside Man), the Fulcrum Point New Music Project, the New Millennium Orchestra, and Danceworks.
Luke holds a Masters of Fine Arts in Music Composition for the Screen from Columbia College in Chicago, where he studied under the direction of Grammy Award winning producer Andy Hill and two-time Emmy Award winning composer Hummie Mann (Robin Hood: Men in Tights).
SAM PLATTNER Daytime Emmy Awards
Nominated, Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Sound Editing - Preschool Animated Program for Amazon's Tumble Leasf (2013)
Leslie Kunz is an actress and writer, known for Lincoln Road (2021), Into the Badlands (2015) and The Pond (2020) and Lost Angels 2012.
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Ariel will have dancers in vintage clothing dancing at the Iconic Catalina Ballroom and also appear in various scenes.
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This is for the upcoming movie "it's Not About You."