Joseph
Granda

Writer / Director

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Mr. Granda has a long history on the stage, in film and in the art world. He began his career as an actor at The Neighborhood Playhouse in NYC studying under the guidance of Sanford Meisner and William Alderson. 

WRITER/DIRECTOR: Joseph is the writer and director of the feature film titled THE HEALING GARDEN  release in March 2021 Official Website here.

NEW FILMS: Joseph recently adapted best selling author Douglas Wilson's latest novel "Ride Sally Ride" for the screen and is currently developing "The Super Awesome" in honor of his late sister, who used cannabis to improve her quality of life while sick .​​

ACTOR: Joseph starred opposite Academy Award-winner, Mira Sorvino in the New Line Cinema film AMONGST FRIENDS, written and directed by Rob Weiss. He has played opposite Keanu Reeves in Alfonso Arau’s A WALK IN THE CLOUDS, opposite James Marsden in the HBO original film PUBLIC ENEMIES. He starred in Artisans’ theatrically released’ film CAUGHT UP, opposite Snoop Dog and LL Cool J. 

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SCREENWRITER: Joseph’s screenwriting credits include SMELLS LIKE SCHOOL SPIRIT for Red Door Development and WINNING AT WATERLOO for Bright Pictures. His screenplay WHITE NOISE was purchased by Saleem Films. In 2015, his screenplay OUT OF THE FLATIRONS was a finalist in the Kairos Prize for spiritually uplifting films.  Most recently he wrote THE HEALING GARDEN  for Shine The Light Creative Prod. A film he went on to direct. He lives with his wife Jenny and their daughter Matilda in Colorado. IMDB

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Brittany Goodwin 
 

Actor/ Producer

Brittany Goodwin is a director, writer, producer, and actor best known for her film If You’re Gone, adapted from her bestselling, Christy Award Nominated novel of the same name. Co-Owner of Every New Day Pictures, she began her career as a director and screenwriter over a decade ago, filling a needed void in the faith-based genre with the teen drama film Secrets in the Snow (2011) later followed by it’s sequel. In 2021 she started Edge of 27, a new production company that creates edgier, dramatic films for an adult audience while still restraining from the use of gratuitous language, violence or sexual content.

 

Goodwin’s first feature under the Edge of 27 brand is the Holiday Rom-Com Most Wonderful Time (2021), which she also stars in alongside Ben Davies and Micah Lynn Hanson. In late 2021 she produced, co-directed and starred in the Sci-Fi/Romance feature Anybody, working alongside Ricky Burchell of B4 Entertainment. Additional acting credits include MarVista’s A Jealous Friendship, Sony/Pureflix’s Waking in Southport, Reel One’s The Wedding Arrangement, and the upcoming faith-based indie drama Cream of the Crop.

 

Whether as a director, writer, or actor, Goodwin strives to tell unique, thought-provoking 

stories that are female driven and empowering. She is currently in pre-production for her 7th film as director with the faith-based suspense film All is Calm. 

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Damien
Rizzello

 

Cannabis Industry Consultant

Business developer, sales executive and entrepreneur with over twenty years experience on creative business teams. Built and scaled businesses including a family-owned custom promotional products company, and several THC/CBD companies.

 

• Co-Creator in the early pioneer stages of the Colorado cannabis movement. Corporate catering company by day, and a successful medically infused marijuana pastry by night (and day) (Conscious Mind • Body • Soul / The Baklava). 

• Head grower for several boutique cannabis dispensaries.

• Co-owner of one of the first THC farm to kitchen, with lab (The Growing Kitchen).

• Co-owner of a marketing, branding and promotional products firm (The CHAOS Custom).