We are a creative house that encompasses anything and everything video and storytelling. We work with you (people, companies and agencies) to help you realize your video projects and social media strategies. When you hire us you are not hiring a company: We become an extension of your company. You don't necessarily need a production house because you will be one yourself. We will take you through every step and manage the production process for you and be a part of your team. Your company can use us in house or for your clients.
Billie Mintz billiemintz.com is an award winning filmmaker in film production for over 20 years. He has lots of experience to share with you. As self proclaimed web scientists, we are excited to join you on your journey, into the unknown to find and identify the “conversation that clicks” for your campaign. More importantly we will ensure that you/your clients are happy to return to the internet with your product and share your message with the world. Our intention is to create relevant stories that will engage and enlist your audience.
We have state of the art equipment and gear available to make a superior product and we provide undeniable value. We are a smaller company which allows us to work with various budgets and all of our solutions are turn-key; meaning we can write Monday, shoot Tuesday, edit Wednesday and have a final product in just days. We cater to clients who need video at a high quality level but don’t necessarily have the budget or time to deal with a big production house.
Most of all, we pride ourselves on facilitating a fun experience in creating content as we want to be your “catalyst for awesomeness".
About Billie Mintz:
Billie Mintz is an award winning filmmaker who has produced and directed three feature length documentaries and several narrative short films.
His first feature, Surviving The Treatment (60 min, 2008) has been distributed to over 3000 hospitals and cancer care centers. It has been a successful tool in helping young cancer survivors, and their families, return to the life after the treatment. His second documentary, The Ponzi Scheme (70 min, 2010) is an investigation into victims of personal financial fraud. It was distributed internationally by Forward Entertainment and premiered on The Sundance Channel. His latest feature documentary, Jesus Town USA (80min, 2014,) executive produced by SKY ATLANTIC, had its world premiere at AMDOCS (The American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs) and international premiere at Hot Docs. It airs on Showtime, CBC and Netflix in the fall.
Billie has directed numerous award-winning short films under his company, Imagin8r, that have been screened at over 40 international film festivals. Some of these awards include: Audience Award at Brooklyn International Film Festival, Jurors Award at Detroit International Film Festival, and Best Film at Moondance and Kent Film Festival.
Billie has dedicated his career to social justice, raising public consciousness, and advocating for those who have no voice. His belief in the power of story to inspire policy change is a driving force in his life as a filmmaker.
Billie Mintz is the president of Artists Raising Consciousness Inc. (ARC Institute), a social enterprise formed in 1999 and The Social Tech, a social media advocacy agency. Through marketing social cause campaigns, ARC has become an expert in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), advomentaries and a contributor in the advancement of social causes through all forms of social media. By unconventional means of bringing attention to social causes, ARC and The Social Tech enrolls users both online and offline as active participants in philanthropy.
Since ARC's inception, Billie has been dedicated to creating social change and using storytelling in all mediums to help make a difference in the world.
ARC helps corporations, NGO’s and social innovators tell their stories of profound change and extraordinary leadership in ethical civic engagement. By utilizing a non-traditional storytelling practice to advance awareness of social issues through the creation of specifically tailored films, ARC’s purpose is to create new avenues for philanthropic progress through creating innovative social media strategies.