Arthur has over 10 years of experience as a line producer, producer, and director. He recently wrote and directed the sci-fi feature Found In Time, which will be distributed this summer by Green Apple Entertainment.It won Best Feature at the Art of Brooklyn Film Festival, and Best Sci-Fi Feature awards at the Shriekfest and ShockerFest film festivals, and is an official selection at 14 others, including Boston Sci-Fi, Phoenix, Imagine Fantastic (Netherlands), NewFilmmakers NY, and GenCon.
Focal Press just published his non-fiction book on preproduction, Preparing For Takeoff: Preproduction for the Independent Filmmaker. He’s written filmmaking articles for several online and print publications, including Pro Video Coalition, Indie Slate, Student Filmmaker, and Mixform.com.
Arthur’s first feature, Caleb’s Door, is available on DVD and VOD. His shorts The Prayer Tree, Matter, Mornir/Mornen, and Secret Language have screened at various festivals and art venues, in New York, Texas, Los Angeles, and in Europe.
Arthur has also line produced or production managed several features, including Helena from the Wedding; Goodbye Baby; Windows; Rock the Paint; The Toe Tactic, directed by acclaimed animator Emily Hubley; Racing Daylight, starring David Strathairn and Melissa Leo; Company K; and The Reawakening. These films have screened at the Sundance, Slamdance, SXSW, Tribeca, Nantucket, Rome, Woodstock, and other film festivals, and have gone on to theatrical, DVD and cable distribution.Arthur has also line produced second-unit shoots, industrials, music videos, and shorts.
Arthur is the founder of Chaotic Sequence Inc., which focuses on producing projects and developing software for filmmakers.To date the company has production managed several shorts and other projects, as well as Found In Time.
Arthur has also worked in just about every department, for ABC, NBC, BBC America, MSNBC, the Knitting Factory, Nickelodeon, and various production companies.
Arthur has guest lectured at New York University (NYU), the School of Visual Arts, Hunter College, University of Advancing Technology, Brooklyn College, and Fairleigh Dickinson University.He currently teaches production management at Montclair State University.He holds a B.F.A. in Film/Television Production from NYU.
Found In Time official website
Preparing For Takeoff official website