Tim Buttner - Multi-Media Expert

Tim is a Multi-Media Expert with skills that span various forms of media. Tim began writing screenplays before he was twelve, completing his first feature-length screenplay at sixteen. He began filming in high school and at seventeen gained experience interning at Edgewood Studios on the set of Zombie Town. Tim continued to study film at Drexel University, establishing himself in the Stereoscopic 3D revolution after attending workshops in New York City with Florian Maier on Stereoscopic Film Production. After graduating from Drexel's Film & Video Program with a Bachelor of Science, and with a Screenwriting & Playwriting Minor, Tim worked for Digital Revolution Studios under Craig Tanner and further worked in stereoscopic 3D. While at Drexel Tim co-founded a company (One Forest Films) with high school friends and for several years helped build the company as CTO, and Chief Web Designer. Tim has been a contributing writer for MarketSaw, and as well selected as a Beta Tester for Blackmagic Design on the URSA Mini 4.6K camera.




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Tim is also a contributing writer to MarketSaw, a 3D blog. Check it out: www.marketsaw.com



Music Videos

Short Films

Web Series

Live Events




—Favorite Quotes—

"Cinematography, a military art. Prepare a film like a battle." — Robert Bresson

"'Nobody's perfect' is the line that most sums up my work. There is no comedy, no drama about perfect people." — Billy Wilder

"Structure depends on strategy: strategy is determined according to events." — Cao Cao, from Sun Tzu's The Art of War

"I shall hang my 'lecturing' on the same peg with my other failures and follies. It must be a long peg and a strong peg to hold them all." — George Perkins Marsh

"Will the science of the human heart, around which all contemporary art is based, exhaust so completely the writer's powers of imagination that in future the only novels that are written will be chronicles of various events?" — Giovanni Verga

"Train easy, fight hard… and die.
 Train hard, fight easy… and win." — Unknown


—Personal Quotes—

"Movies are not watched. They are an encounter with a life's experience not your own."

"I'm well trained in the art of turning shit to gold."

"'My favorite movies are the ones inside my head."

Genre: Horror/Thriller
Set in New York, NY



A young man ignores an omnipotent being and is thus subjected to supernatural events that lead to his unfortunate demise.




Collen Doyle Jason
Conor Shillen Man in White
Aimee Whelen Spirit
Larne Riley Gabriel



Producers Tim Buttner   Production Assistant Lelo Lourenzo
  Collen Doyle      
  Conor Shillen   Editor Conor Shillen
      Colorist Tim Buttner
Screenplay and Story Collen Doyle      
  and Conor Shillen   Remote ADR Mixer Tim Buttner
      Sound Editors Tim Buttner
Director Conor Shillen     and Conor Shillen
Director of Photography Tim Buttner  

Lighting, Grip, and Sound Equipment
Provided by

Camera Operators Tim Buttner  
  Conor Shillen  



© 2009 One Forest Films
    in association with Tim Butt 2 Productions