Editor: Jason McKee
With over 11 years of professional experience in the film industry, Jason McKee has worked in a variety of positions. These positions range from: Production Assistant, where he got his start on the low budget action flick “WHACKED!” to Visual Effects Supervisor on John Carpenter’s horror film “The Ward.”
For the past 6 years Jason has been a full-time VFX Supervisor/Artist for North by Northwest Entertainment in Spokane, WA. His VFX credits included the aforementioned “John Carpenter’s The Ward”, “The Big Bang”, “The River Murders” (for which he directed the opening title sequence) and countless other films.
Jason has also acted in the films “The Choke” and “Wrong Turn at Tahoe.” He directed his first short film entitled “Lady Luck case no. 37” in the winter of 2009. “Lady Luck case no. 37” is a black & white noir mystery done in the style of old Hollywood. Released in 2010 this film received rave reviews by critics and fans alike and won multiple awards. Not the least of which was the “Gold SpIFFy” for BEST SHORT FILM at the Spokane International Film Festival.
“63 Comet” marks Jason McKee’s second film and while only just released in 2012, has already nabbed multiple awards, such as: “Gold SpIFFy” for the Audience and Jury Prize for “BEST FILM of the NORTHWEST” at the Spokane International Film Festival.
Currently he is developing two feature films which he plans to direct. One of which is an adaptation of “Edgar Allan Poe’s The Tell-Tale Heart”.