Seth Steele has been a Christian and fan of film all his life. Currently he's employed as a videographer and editor for Fox 17's Morning Mix (a Grand Rapids local talk show), but in the past he's worked on independent features and short films, as well as directed and co-written a short that made the rounds at Michigan Film Festivals. He was incredibly happy to join the True Myth Media team in December of 2017.
His interests outside film include reading, writing, board and video games, general geek culture, History, Mythology, Philosophy, Art and his pitbull, Virgil.
5 Films that Define Seth:
1) Persona (1966) - Ingmar Bergman
2) La Dolce Vita (1960) - Federico Fellini
3) Pan's Labyrinth (2006) - Guillermo Del Toro
4) Princess Mononoke (1997) - Hayao Miyazaki
5) The Lord of The Rings Trilogy (2001-2003) - Peter Jackson
MICHAEL J MCDONALD
Michael is the Founder of True Myth Media, a Writer/Director, and a practicing Orthodox Christian. He has worked as an Assistant Director and Production Coordinator in the film industry and teacher of film at performing arts camps in Grand Rapids, Michigan (his home), and in the surrounding Midwest Region for 6 years.
His interests outside of Film include, Lego, The Maker Movement, Board Games, and Religion/History/Philosophy/Sociology (he considers this all one big lumpy subject).
5 Films that Define Michael:
1) Ben Hur (1959): - William Wyler
2) O Brother Where Art Thou (2000) - Joel & Ethan Coen
3) The Fountain (2006) - Darren Aronofsky
4) Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) - Steven Spielberg
5) Star Wars:Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) - Irvin Kershner
Lucas Rose is a writer/director/podcaster and husband/father based in West Michigan with an agnostic curiosity of religion and religious views of all practices. His history with film is not as extensive as some, but his love of storytelling in any medium leads to many different interests. Besides all things film, he hosts a weekly nerd culture/hangout podcast, “Fluxtaposed,” which also streams live on Twitch every Tuesday.
Other interests outside film include games of board and video, comics, craft beer, and personal computers.
5 Films the Define Lucas:
1) Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope (1977) - George Lucas
2) Blade Runner (1982) - Ridley Scott
3) Alien (1979) - Ridley Scott
4) Labyrinth (1986) - Jim Henson
5) Mortal Kombat (1995) - Paul W.S. Anderson
5 Films that Define Karl:
1) The Wailing (2016) - Hong-jin Na
2) Taxi Driver (1976) - Martin Scorsese
3) Shawshank Redemption (1994) - Frank Darabont
4) The Lord of The Rings Trilogy (2001-2003) - Peter Jackson
5) There Will Be Blood (2007) - Paul Thomas Anderson