Dallas Screenwriters Association March Event: Daniel Blake Smith
Tuesday, March 21st
DSA Members & KD Students free
Guests are $15.00
KD Studios Actors Conservatory
2600 North Stemmons Fwy, Ste. 117, Dallas, TX
Daniel Blake Smith, is an award-winning filmmaker who has written and produced several feature films and documentaries, including:
- Emmy-nominated FEBRUARY ONE: THE STORY OF THE GREENSBORO FOUR, which was broadcast on PBS’s “Independent Lens”
- TRAIL OF TEARS: CHEROKEE LEGACY, hosted by Cherokee film star Wes Studi and narrated by James Earl Jones
- BLACK INDIANS: AN AMERICAN STORY, also narrated by James Earl Jones
- TERROR OF THE SOUL: EDGAR ALLAN POE, a docudrama starring Treat Williams and John Heard (with music by Philip Glass).Most recently Dan co-authored and produced the award-winning feature film, TEXAS HEART (Indie Rights, 2016), a crime thriller starring John Savage
(THE DEER HUNTER), Lin Shaye (INSIDIOUS), and Daniela Bobadilla (ANGER MANAGEMENT), which is now out on DVD.
His newest film project is also set in Texas, THE KISS, a romantic drama co-authored with Dallas filmmaker Elizabeth Anne Martin, now under consideration with award-winning producer Will Wallace (TREE OF LIFE
and THE THIN RED LINE).
Dan is also the author of four books in American history, among them the prize-winning An American Betrayal: Cherokee Patriots and the Trail of Tears (Henry Holt, 2011) and Our Family Dreams: The Fletchers’ Adventures in 19th Century America (St. Martin’s Press, 2016).A native Texan, Smith now lives in St. Louis, Mo.
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