Thrive Productions

The Independent Entertainer 11-29-13

Listen to the 2nd episode that aired Friday November 29th as The Independent Entertainer interviews Rusty Case a producer and business development consultant for Commercial Real Estate, Energy, Tech Start-ups, and Entertainment. Elmer & Rusty discuss low budget film making, film finance, business start-ups, and more.

RUSTY’S BIO

POSITIONS HELD
Director of Systems Engineering for the visual effects production
Senior Systems Architect developing large data set VFX production workflow pipelines
Chief Technology Officer
Director of Business Development managing the location logistics for about 900 different productions
Chief Commercial Underwriter

In 2010 Rusty decided to return to Entertainment and joined The Phoenix Independent Film Makers Group where he has been producing SAG Modified Low and Ultra Low Budget Motion Pictures. Rusty has negotiated and executed a 10 picture distribution deal with Shoreline Entertainment, and in 2012, Rusty began working in collaboration with California Pictures, located on the Paramount Lot in Hollywood for the development of several SAG Low Budget Motion Pictures.

AWARDS
In 1999 Rusty won an outstanding teaching award from Sony for guiding VFX
Supervisors and Technical Directors through the rigors of the Data
Pipelines and Software required for production.

MOVIES
NBC – Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parades and NBC Sports
Judge Dredd
Die Hard With A Vengeance
The Scarlet Letter
Eraser
Ghost and the Darkness
The Craft
Anaconda
Michael
Phenomenon
Starship Troopers
Godzilla
Contact
Stewart Little
The Holloman
What Lies Beneath
The Ninth Gate
Cast Away
Spiderman
Matrix II & III

TV SHOWS
The Longest Yard
The Unit
Without A Trace
Numb3rs
Cold Case
Monk
Criminal Minds
The Shield
CSI shows