Heather Hale is a film and TV director, screenwriter, producer, author, consultant and speaker. Her original programming includes the romantic raunch comedy Rolling Romance (2018), the ultra low budget Christian thriller, Absolute Killers (2011), the $5.5M Lifetime Original Movie, the Historical BioPic The Courage to Love (2000) as well as several award-winning reality series which have won a couple Emmys, Ace and Telly awards as well as “Best New Series Pilot.” Her book, How to Work the Film & TV Markets Focal Press/Routledge is due out this month and Story$elling: How to Pitch Film & TV Projects is due out from Michael Wiese in April 2018.

Heather was the Independent Film and Television Alliance’s Industry Liaison for the 2013 American Film Market as well as the Vice President of Event Programming for the National Association of Television Program Executives where she helped design and launch the TV Producers’ Boot Camp. She often serves as NATPE’s official pitch prep consultant, preparing producers to pitch to financiers and distribution executives. For StoryTech, Ms. Hale produced the Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Pavilion for CES 2016, the Advanced Advertising Pavilion for NAB 2016 and VIP Tours for CES 2015.

Heather speaks and consults around the world, customizing retreats and workshops and is always writing, producing, directing and raising funds for collaborative film and television projects.