Glynn Beard Biography
Glynn Beard has been an award winning independent filmmaker, actor and film educator for over twenty years. Beard began teaching film at Brooks Institute in the early 90s and premiered his first feature “Murdered” at the Santa Barbara Film Festival in shortly thereafter. Beard was named Chair of the Film Program at Brooks Institute to launch its then new Film Program in the early 2000s and continued making films including his award short series of films ‘Ocean of Storms’ series. He has been a visiting artist at several film festivals including the Lake County Film Festival outside of Chicago and the ReelHeART Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. Beard has also taught in the Film program at the University of California Santa Barbara and is currently the Director of the Film and Digital Media Center at Clayton State University.