Arc Film Initiative is run by Ryan Galbraith, and Jacob Keeton for the purpose of sharing video techniques and tips that will take your video production skills to the next level.
More about Ryan and Jacob
|Ryan Galbraith is an accomplished award-winning filmmaker who is dedicated to the craft of storytelling. Ryan has a passion for the ambitious blending together big vision and complex elements. With a commitment to excellence, Ryan shows he is able to deliver on the most challenging of projects.Ryan’s most recent short film The Invitation won the coveted “Best Narrative Film” at the Canton Film Festival and is continuing on the festival circuit. What set this film apart was the setting of the story took place in the 1920’s. When the producer was unable to continue on the project, Ryan added that role to his already full plate as Director. Leading his team of producers, Ryan networked and organized support for the film, gaining access to historic locations, procuring vintage costumes, props, and set pieces, not to mention securing the use of a historic 1920’s car.
It is this kind of attention to detail that sets Ryan apart as a professional. With Ryan involved in the mechanics of a project, you know it will run as a well-oiled machine and come in on time and on budget.
|Jacob Keeton’s career as a filmmaker and documentarian is well-rounded with a multitude of experiences and credits. In the last three years alone, he has produced over 40 films, both feature length and short-form.As an award-winning documentarian, Jacob delivers on stories that captivate the audience. Jacob’s skillset is enhanced by his ability to produce powerfully moving narratives executed in elegant simplicity. His approach allows the maximum efficiency of the budget so that the production’s impact is maximized through its resources. Jacob is also dedicated to expanding his horizons as a filmmaker. Not only does he produce his own work, but he has earned credits on Hollywood films like Alex Cross, and independent films including 25 Hill.
Beyond working professionally as a filmmaker, Jacob is passionate about giving back. Jacob works with low-income and troubled teens, bettering their hopes of a brighter future by teaching them the art of filmmaking.