Owner / President / Director Of Operations
Eric Stanze is the founder, owner, and operator of production company Wicked Pixel Cinema. He is a critically-acclaimed and award-winning filmmaker who has been producing/directing independent features for the global home video market since 1990. He routinely works for other production companies as a director, producer, 2nd unit director, and editor.
Vice President In Charge Of Production
Jeremy Wallace has more than two decades of experience as an independent film producer. When not working on a Wicked Pixel Cinema film, he coordinates the promotional ventures and other operations for the company.
Vice President In Charge Of Production, Creative Development, and Marketing
Actor Jason Christ joined the Wicked Pixel Cinema team as a member of the cast in ICE FROM THE SUN. He was soon participating at almost every level of Wicked Pixel Cinema’s operations, from creative development of future projects, to marketing the finished films, and even administering the Wicked Pixel Cinema Facebook fan page. He is an award-winning director of short films and an accomplished documentary producer.
Gus Stevenson joined Wicked Pixel Cinema in 2004 as a crew member on DEADWOOD PARK. He is now involved in almost every aspect of the company’s day-to-day operations, including managing the online webstore and taking part in marketing ventures. He is also a music score composer and graphic designer.
Post-Production Manager / Operations Associate
Trevor Williams joined the team in 2008 as one of Wicked Pixel Cinema’s website administrators. He quickly became the company’s computer systems supervisor and post-production manager. He also runs this website, as well as ericstanze.com.
Promotions Manager / Operations Associate
Eli DeGeer contributes to daily business operations, maintains the Wicked Pixel Cinema Facebook page, YouTube channel, Twitter feed, and other online content. She also works as a video editor, copy editor, and production consultant for Eric Stanze.
Grip And Electric Department Manager
Jim Wayer joined Wicked Pixel Cinema as a member of DEADWOOD PARK’s crew. While his focus is on grip and electric, Jim’s experience also extends to special effects, art department, still photography, graphic design, and post-production.
Emily Haack is an accomplished actress who burst onto the scene with her critically-acclaimed performance in Wicked Pixel Cinema’s vicious thriller SCRAPBOOK. Her eclectic production experience includes art department duties on major studio pictures
Doc Brown entered the filmmaking scene as an actor. He then shifted his focus from acting to production. His first Wicked Pixel Cinema project was DEADWOOD PARK, on which he was an associate producer.
Bob Nealon joined the Wicked Pixel Cinema team in 2008 to chip in wherever he could, primarily in special FX design. His first major involvement on a film was as the production manager on RATLINE, where he also contributed in the special FX department.
Chris Belt entered the filmmaking scene as an actor. He later changed his focus from acting to production. His first major Wicked Pixel Cinema project was DEADWOOD PARK, on which he was the production manager.
DJ Vivona has worked with Eric Stanze since their early student film days. Vivona originally got involved to exercise his sound effects recording skills, but he quickly found himself gravitating toward acting in Stanze’s film projects. In addition to playing a wide variety of roles, Vivona routinely contributes in areas of Wicked Pixel Cinema production and post-production.
Production Office Assistant / Event Assistant
Emily joined the team primarily to model Wicked Pixel Cinema apparel for ads. She transitioned into helping out in day-to-day operations and assisting in promotional events.