Reel Chicago met with Justin Jackola, as he shares his experience creating a film, roadblocks of selling that film, and the best way to accomplish distribution.
The creative process runs in different phases, people come together, interact, create something, and disperse, but it’s the director who guides where the journey comes and goes.
Justin Jackola is no stranger to filmmaking, from creating storyboards in grade school to growing up to create commercials, television, and the golden ticket – movies. With over 10 films under his belt as director or producer, Justin’s production company, JJack Productions is set to release its newest feature to take the audience on a joyride.
Hunters Creed, is a new feature about a recent widower who reunites with his old church buddies to film a reality hunting show in the remote woods. It’s here where a supernatural presence forces him to confront his faith. It stars Duane “Dog” Chapman, Mickey O’Sullivan, and Ann Sonneville.
Jessica Velle is writer from Los Angeles, CA. She focuses on shining a light on culturally diverse stories.