An experienced and innovative filmmaker, Backyard Green Films owner and Director/Producer, Rick Bowman has catalogued over 25 years of broadcast, commercial, and corporate video experience. Rick combines skillful expertise and artistic vision to create top quality projects for clients, and has learned by experience, that each project requires a special approach and solution to meet its goals.
Rick also owns a recording studio, Lethal Sounds, Inc. His efforts and expertise in sound design have earned him Cindy, Telly and Omni Awards, and credits on several feature films including “On Bloody Sunday”, Shoot the Hero,” “Selfie Shootout,” and “Inoperable.”
Backyard Green Films received an IndieFEST Award in 2012 for their documentary, “Hillsville 1912-A Shooting In The Court”.
A farmer at heart, Elara lives on a mini farm, an urban oasis located in the middle of San Diego, where she tends to 8 chickens, 2 beehives, 2 worm bins, and fruit trees galore! She transferred this passion and life experience to Backyard Green Films where she is helping to produce innovative films for future generations. Armed with a BS in Business from the University of Redlands and an impressive resumé in voice-over production, project management and accounting, Elara brings a wealth of knowledge to the production team in her role as Executive Producer.