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In a 20 year career as an accomplished filmmaker, David Heavener has written, directed, produced and starred in over 30 motion pictures and had distributed hundreds more. He has worked hand in hand with such Hollywood greats as Academy Award winner Martin Landau, Academy Award nominees Tony Curtis, Sally Kirkland and Karen Black. Margot Kidder, Isaac Hayes and Robert Reed are just some of the other notable celebrities to have been involved with David’s projects. Many of his movies have aired on HBO, Showtime and USA Network. He has guest-starred on NBC’s “Hunter” and “Days of our Lives”. He has been featured on “Entertainment Tonight” and “Backstage West”. David’s recent film, “Dawn of the Living Dead” was released on DVD in August and spend 12 consecutive weeks in Wal-Marts’ top 10 list for DVD sales. David's most recent project entitled "Confessions Of An Exorcist" is being scheduled for theatrical release in late summer 2009.
Prior to becoming a filmmaker, David started in the arts as a songwriter for Capitol Records. Christian recording artist Cristy Lane took one of his songs into the top ten on the Country charts as did Billy “Crash” Craddock. A dozen more songs penned by David have graced the country charts as well.
In addition to songwriter and filmmaker, David holds another title, Minister of Music. After serving in this capacity for the last 15 years, David has finally completed his new faith based CD which is also the soundtrack to his new TV series entitled “Confessions of an Exorcist”, starring wrestling legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper.
David has turned his filmmaking success in to a one-day filmmaking seminar entitled "Make Movies That Make Money". During the seminar he touches on all aspects of filmmaking, from defining your purpose, developing the concept, getting funding, making the movie and all the way through to distribution. The DVD version of his seminar is due out in late summer of 2009 with a book to follow shortly thereafter. Visit the website www.makemoviesthatmakemoney.com for more info.