SEAN PATRICK BURKE
Sean Patrick Burke is an American movie producer, writer, AD, Director and script consultant. He grew up in Spokane, Washington. He works on indie films, major motion pictures and commercials. He recently produced a film titled, "As You Are", that had its domestic release in the American Drama competition at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2016. He just produced a psychological drama titled “Ayla” that is currently in post-production. He lives in Tacoma, Washington and is married to photographer Tiffany Burke. Together they have three children. They own and operate Two Twenty-Two Pictures and Tacoma Arts Community Center.
“As You Are”
The film, produced by Sean Patrick Burke, had its domestic release at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival in direct competition in the United States Drama category. It won a Special Jury Prize Award for its excellence. The film has Alma Cinema as our international sales rep and we are working with WME as the domestic sales rep. As You Are is playing at the San Sebastian Film Festival in September of 2016. After San Sebastian, we plan on doing our theatrical run in the United States.
Tiffany is a founding partner and owner of Two Twenty-Two Pictures. She is also a full time photographer and social media marketing consultant for small business owners. She is a speaker and educator in the photography industry and travels for workshops and conferences often. Tiffany also owns and manages The Tacoma Arts Community Center along side Sean and Tim. The Art Center is a business that rents out it's space to those in the community who need it. In turn, they donate the space back to nonprofits and not for profit meetings to help keep the community strong and moving forward together. Tiffany is on the board of directors for a local nonprofit called Sound Outreach, where they serve low income people in need, helping them get financing help, clothes for job interviews, housing, bus passes, and so much more.
Tiffany is married to Sean Burke and together they have three children.
Tim Bunson is a founding partner of Two Twenty Two as the company's General Counsel. He is also owner of Tacoma Arts Community Center. He has has devoted a substantial portion of his practice to providing legal services to independent filmmakers and working closely with producers to ensure their rights and interests are protected throughout the filmmaking process. Through his sound counsel he has assisted many many independent films with contract drafting, strategy and development. He also has an extensive legal background in litigation with over a decade of litigation experience.
Tim has worked on a number of productions with budgets ranging from $500K - $3M. Some of his past credits include feature films such as Sundance Award winner "As You Are", "Ayla", "Zoe" and "The Hard Song." His primary duties on all of these projects included the business formation of the production's legal entity, as well as drafting the contracts for all personnel on the production including but not limited to actors, directors, investors, casting directors, music supervisor, production designers, etc. In addition to drafting all of the agreements, Tim provides advice on terms in the agreements and offers strategies to the producer to try and maximize the position and protection of the production.
Tim is a board member on multiple businesses and non-profits in his community. He has been married to his wife Suzan for 17 years and they have one ten-year old daughter, Gabby.