Jul 2016 13


Feature length documentary film about the life and legacy of George Washington. Produced by Kevin Knoblock, Vince Haley and Donna Lusitana. Written and Directed by Kevin Knoblock.

THE FIRST AMERICAN uses extensive historic reenactments, including reenactments of the Siege of Boston, The Battle of Long Island, The Crossing of the Delaware, and the Battle of Trenton. The film features Robert Lyons as George Washington and Beverley J. Simmons as Martha Washington.

THE FIRST AMERICAN was shot in 4K on location at Mount Vernon, in Philadelphia at Independence Hall, in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and at historic colonial estates along the James River in Virginia.

May 2016 08


Finished a long shoot and edit. Getting ready for our premiere at Mount Vernon May 20, 2016.


Nov 2014 03

Recently we shot behind the scenes as hundreds of domestic violence prevention leaders from across the country gathered at the Paramount Studios lot Friday, Oct. 3 for “A Day to Connect, Inspire and Heal,” hosted by Verizon, in partnership with When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation.

May 2014 02

Rome Shoot

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Just back from shooting in Rome for the canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII. Great shoot and thanks to my Italian crew and support team!

Feb 2014 14

Click here for my article on the 2014 Oscar nominated documentaries.

Article on Documentary Truth for Film Courage
Sep 2013 28

Here’s an article I wrote for Film Courage about searching for documentary truth.


Variety Article on New Partnership
Jun 2013 06

I’m thrilled to be able to work with longtime colleague Ross Johnson providing corporate identity films for his varied clients. Ross is a real public relations pro. Here’s the article from Variety:

Sep 2012 08

My article in Script Magazine on documentary filmmaking…