Producer/Director, TV Hamilton
Steve Colwell is a Miami University graduate with a degree in video production. He has worked in the video production industry for 25+ years, including TvHAMILTON, Ohio Causality Insurance and freelance positions. Starting as a grip/production assistant for TvHAMILTON, Steve was was promoted to Director/Producer in 2009. In this position, he works in all aspects of production. TvH is Hamilton’s local origination station, producing programming for five investing partners: The City of Hamilton, Hamilton City School District, Hamilton Community Foundation, Fort Hamilton Hospital and Community First Solutions. TvH averages producing 80 programs a year for its partner organizations and/or community events.
In 2012, Steve co-founded, Film Hamilton, in which he serves as the Locations and Production Coordinator. Film Hamilton is a film commission that works to connect businesses, services, production crews, and government departments with filmmakers working in the area. (Films must qualify for state tax credit and have production insurance). In 2013, Film Hamilton produced the Inaugural Film festival, attracting 50 submissions from all over the world, with 14 film makers coming to the festival. The winning film was from Australia, and the director was present to accept his $10,000 prize. In 2015, Steve’s company worked on three features including, Chain of Command, The Long Home and Tiger.