Butts In The Seats Productions is a full service creative company operated by Writer/Producer/Director Steve Matoren.
Steve is a passionate, quick-thinking, innovative-creative with more than 20 years of professional experience. He's worked with all of the major TV networks and a number of national production companies and agencies. Steve's a Philly born, South Jersey bred, University of Florida graduate who's proudly obsessed with Bruce Springsteen and Seinfeld.
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complete BIO and RESUME.
PASSION Projects in Development:
Documentary Film about Springsteen Tramps (Fans)
Multi-media/archive Website for Bruce Springsteen
The TAO of Bruce: How to think like The Boss (Book)
Corn & Oak, Tennessee's Whiskey Renaissance - A testament to the American Spirit (Feature Documentary)
Vue Venus - on-line gallery and series of art shows that feature artists, photographers and companies who celebrate the female form.
Development - from idea stage through production.
Proposal Writing - original concepts, pitches, budgets.
Script Analysis and Production - create original and edit/review.
Interviewing - comfortable conducting, asking questions and putting interview subject at ease, regardless of subject and interviewee.
Field Producing - capable of managing and directing crews.
Directing - celebrity talent, actors, voice-over; short & long form content
Studio Producing - experience with live and taped programming.
Editing - basic AVID and Final Cut skills, direct editors in edit bays.
Extrovert - very personable and able to interact and communicate
with strangers immediately.
Wordsmith - naturally know what to say and how to say it.
WebSite Development - designed this site as well as many others via
the web building app WIX.com.
Creative - used brain available 24/7.
Management - Co-Editor/Sports Editor high school newspaper,
Sports Director/Anchor for Univ. of Florida WUFT-TV (PBS, Gainesville)
International Traveler - Sweden, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Canada, Mexico, Jamaica, Turks & Caicos.
Loyal. Motivated. Responsible. Warmhearted. Fun Spirit. Animal Lover.