BREAKING NEWS: Winner! Newsfest: Best Documentary-True Story/Feature** Winner! Action on Films: Best Documentary-Feature ** Nominations From Newsfest in Las Vegas: 1. Best Documentary Feature/True Story, 2. Best Music Jill L Sissel, 3. Best True Story/Any Length, and 4. First Time Filmmaker Valerie Whitcomb ** Winner: Award of Recognition - Impact Doc Awards 2019 ** Winner: Storytelling Award - A Show For Change Film Festival 2019 ** Official Selection: 2019 Columbus International Film Festival ** Official Selection: Hollyweed Film Festival 2019 ** Winner: Top 10 Films of the Week DMOFF Direct Monthly Online Film Festival ** Official Selection: Action on Film Megafest 2019 ** Official Selection: Hollywood Dreams 2019 International Film Festival & Writer's Competition **

Just Released:

A feature-length documentary, The Blueberry Farmer.  This film tackles the complex issues of legalizing medical marijuana while telling the personal story of “Tennessee’s Favorite Felon” Bernie Ellis.

In The Pipeline:

Also in the pipeline is a web series hosted by singer/songwriter Dianne Davidson. Production on a future documentary is planned.

Valerie filmed 31 interviews for a documentary about Jimi Hendrix, during his early years in Nashville in the 1960’s, and the then thriving R&B music scene in Music City.

Movie Credits (Footage):

“50 Watt Fuse” G.E. Smith Documentary- Nashville Footage,

Rodney Crowell Interview

Music Videos:

Jill Sissel Band

“I’ll be Thinking of You”

The Paint Sisters EPK & music video

Corporate Videos:

Trevecca Health Care PowerPoint presentation, Training Videos

New England Barrier Lifts

Out Central Nashville’s GLBT Community Center.

Memorial DVD’s  

Blog/Podcast Event Coverage:

Democratic Convention – Denver – Big Tent (Daily Koz)

Michfest (Artist Interviews)

P-Town Women’s Week (Artist Interviews)

Nashville’s Gay TV (Community Access TV) Produced weekly one-hour news/talk show for several years in the 1990’s.