In 2015, Daniel returned to Dallas with one goal: to find his tribe by visiting as many writing organizations in Dallas as possible.
After visiting and participating in over a dozen groups, Daniel found Dallas Screenwriting Crew, submitted to a short screenplay pitch contest, and won: The Lamp was filmed, and premiered Summer, 2016.
Daniel stepped up as the Creative Director for DSC and Development Executive of Dallas Film Crew in 2016. DSC sponsors table reads, pitch rounds, and workshops which explore the world of writing for film, and has guided the production of over two dozen films.
Daniel is the VP of WORD – Writing Organizations 'Round Dallas – and works to make Dallas a haven for writers and filmmakers.
Lily is Here, Daniel's feature-length film produced with Carpe Diem Pictures, is in post-production, and will seek distribution and premiere in 2019.
Daniel began serving as DSA Community Director in August 2018.
Drama, Comedy, Adventure/Action, Romantic Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family, Other
Short Screenplay, Feature Length Screenplay, Television, Other