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Bridgegate Pictures is the difference in today's film community, operating as an integrated film company, located in the United States. The company engages in the financing and development of various feature films for global distribution in the theatrical motion picture markets. Bridgegate specializes in independent films that have domestic and international appeal, as well as giving a voice to the important stories needing to be heard.
Together with their worldwide partners, as your premier resource and investment managers, the company utilizes its collective expertise and network to increase the outcome of your motion picture needs. Their knowledge in finance solutions, expert advisory in production, marketing and distribution, Bridgegate Pictures will secure you among leaders in the entertainment industry.
The company provides services tailored to the individual client’s needs with the goal to provide the most appropriate production and financing options through innovative integration of new financing methods, co-production, marketing and distribution. Their financial strategies make the most of the incentives available worldwide. Contact them today for a joint venture in all your financing, production, marketing and distribution needs. They are always interested in hearing from independent movie producers, directors and writers.
In recent years Guy Griffithe has created deals and alliances with several companies. All completed with a common goal of driving the industry into a new technology era. With the mass movement in social media Guy is focused on how to bring new technology with cinema formats and VR content to the mainstream. He has Executive Produced movies such as THE RECALL with Wesley Snipes and R.J. Mitte, HUMANITY BUREAU with Nicolas Cage, DISTORTED with John Cucassk and Christina Ricci all in 2D, Escape and VR formats. Guy is part of a team that is creating major content for the market. Griffithe and his partner Travis Cloyd mark the ground breaking market with solutions to allow not only the new way of entertaining but also the marketing background to promote and maximize profitability.
Griffithe is proud to have joined SAG and become a Circle Member with BAFTA. Guy continues to strive for greatness in this industry, bringing his knowledge and abilities forward with the mission to be able to reach as many people as possible. He has been able to build most of this in the last couple years. Guy takes pride in his work giving it his all and more. Always becoming a better man, friend, business partner, and father. Guy generously shares life's gifts with the people who are a part of his life,
always trying to find a good fit to be a part of what is to come.
Travis Cloyd is a leader in today’s Virtual Reality movement. A former collegiate scholar athlete at Arizona State University Mr. Cloyd Started his Career developing innovative technology that spun off into a digital marketing campaigns for feature films. He started multiple successful tech companies prior to producing a number of films that lead to his excitement for VR. In December 2015 Cloyd produced VR content and developed a mobile application to display live streamed VR for Reliance JIO in Mumbai, India where he filmed top Indian stars such as A.R. Rahman, Shah Rukh and billionaire Mukesh Ambani. In February 2016 Cloyd produced VR for Daytona 500 through Fox Nascar, Furniture Rox Racing Team and Toyota Racing Team. In March 2016 he was the Sr. VR Producer for Auto Club 500 for Nascar and filmed the Visine race team hosted by driver Clint Bowyer at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA Since then Cloyd has taken his fast paced VR experience and started producing virtual reality movies. He is now a featured cinematic VR Producer & VR Director and is currently working with Hollywood’s best talent to create top cinema VR experience’s. In 2017 he produced 4 feature films in virtual reality; THE RECALL with Wesley Snipes and RJ Mitte is a 13 minutes 1st person experience/ film that launched on Oculus Gear VR and Google Daydream in June 2017 as the first hybrid film and episodic VR experience. DISTORTED with John Cusack and Christina Ricci coming out in mid 2018. SPEED SKILLS with John, Kellan Lutz, Tom Sizemore, Katheryn Winnick, Jennifer Esposito, Mathew Modine, James Remar, Jordi Molla and Michael Weston set to come out early 2018. Mr. Cloyd Produced and Directed the VR for SPEED KILLS and is currently on pace to be the longest and most appealing VR experience on the market inspired by a true story. His ﬁrst film THE RECALL was the ﬁrst feature film to develop a mobile app on Oculus to showcase both the VR film and the standard feature film. On June 29th, 2017 Cloyd was quotes in VRfocus saying “We wanted to push the boundaries of what was possible with VR, while condensing an hour and half feature film into a 13 min experience,” said Travis Cloyd, VR Producer. “The Recall VR app paves the way for ﬁlm producers to monetize their multi-format content through virtual reality platforms.” Most recently Cloyd spoke on a panel at the 2017 Bentonville Film Film Festival about the use of VR in cinema and film marketing campaigns. Cloyd was also a speaker at the BIOLA Media Conference through BIOLA University at Fox Studios in 2017 to discuss cinematic virtual reality.
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Bridgegate’s CEO Lee Caplin (CoFounder of Penske Media, owner of such brands as Variety, Rolling Stone, Women’s Wear Daily, Hollywood Life, Deadline, Academy Award-nominated, Golden Globe winner “Ali” starring Will Smith, & multi-Emmy Award-winning “True Detective ) presents Bridgegate as a VR content creation company. Originally formed as a partnership between producer Travis Cloyd and Guy Grifﬁthe. Bridgegate VR utilizes cutting-edge camera equipment, concept design, and a unique story process to create original Intellectual Property as well as serviced/ shared rights deals on current Hollywood films with the most recognized on camera talent to generate the most appealing content on all VR app stores. Bridgegate’s original and shared IP is then produced as content across all media VR platforms — Oculus Gear VR, Oculus Rift, Google DayDream, iOS, Microsoft Steam/Vive apps and more - in preparation for a slate of high quality cinematic VR films produced by Bridgegate VR.
VICELLOUS SHANNON, a native of Memphis, Tennessee, was raised in Orange County, California. He was a promising high school baseball player until being sidelined by a severe hamstring injury. Vicellous became interested in acting and began taking a two-hour bus ride to Laguna Hills, where he studied acting and performed chores at the facility in lieu of tuition. He is known for his breakout performance as Lesra Martin in the 1999 film "The Hurricane" starring Denzel Washington. Vicellous later starred in "Annapolis" opposite James Franco, "Hart's War" alongside Bruce Willis and Colin Farrell, and in "Freedom Song" with Danny Glover. On television, Vicellous had a recurring role on FOX's critically acclaimed "24" as Keith Palmer, the son of the presidential candidate David Palmer (played by Dennis Haysbert). On CBS, Vicellous has had recurring roles on "CSI" and "JAG." He has had memorable guest roles on "Sons of Anarchy," "House," "Cold Case," "Without a Trace," "CSI: Miami," and "Judging Amy," amongst others. In more recent years, he played a supporting role as Agent Porter alongside Nicolas Cage in the film "The Humanity Bureau" and starred in "Distorted" opposite Christina Ricci and John Cusack. Vicellous joined Bridgegate Pictures as an executive and the Director of Development for the company. He has also taken on the task of being a producer, leading feature films with his talent and expertise. In his personal life, Vicellous is the proud father of two teenage daughters.