TLK Productions > Team > LEN GIBSON

For more than 15 years Len has been a writer, producer and director in the film and television industry. Len started out as an intern for Spike Lee’s 40 Acres & A Mule and since then worked for networks such as MTV, A&E, HBO and more. Len’s diverse background includes receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in English Media from High Point University, a MBA with a concentration in Marketing from the University of Phoenix and 8 years in the Army National Guard. Len started out as a writer & production manager but transitioned to a producer in 2008 and has been able to bring financing and distribution to more than 10 film and television projects. Len is also a nationally acclaimed and highly sought after speaker and instructor for independent filmmakers around the world. Len has utilized his expertise to successfully teach independent filmmakers all aspects of development from screenwriting through the finance, production and distribution process. When Len isn’t producing he’s teaching Screenwriting & Production at Clayton State University. An abbreviated list of Len’s projects:
“I Wanna Be A VJ”- Production Manager- MTV
“Kings of Kings”-Producer- E-One
Jury of Our Peers – Consulting Producer- Maverick Entertainment/HBO
“Blackstage”- Producer/Writer (TV & Web Series)- Dish Network/My Portal TV
Anatomy of Love- Producer (Feature Film)- Maverick Entertainment
Cornerstore: Producer
“Don’t Be Stupid,” 2011: Producer/Writer
Coming Correct- Producer- Lions Gate
Dikembe Mutombo’s Caring For Congo Gala
In addition, Len oversees and executes the artistic vision of the Peachtree Village International Film Festival (PVIFF). Len oversees every aspect of the production of festival events such as: Gala presentations, film screenings, panel discussions, ticketing and box office solutions, hospitality and venue operations and sponsor benefits related to event. Len leverages his industry knowledge at various festivals and screening events to acquire films for annual festivals and ongoing screening series. Most recently Len raised financing for the highly anticipated feature Memphis Sun that’s presently receiving award buzz simply based on the script. Len is also in development as a producer on the feature film “The Dirt Merchants” based on the Best Selling Novel by Henning Morales.