Fig Tree Media Group
Edie Hand is working with the team from Fig Tree Media Group on documentary projects in the Birmingham, Al area. Here is some information about their company and executive team.
Fig Tree Media Group represents years of creative experience among its founders in all areas of storytelling and business. The company also has access to a broad pool of experienced creative types with credits in movies, television, publishing, and broadcasting, including such feature films as I Can Only Imagine, Woodlawn, Hunter Killer, War Room, Steve McQueen, Unplanned, and many more.
Principals in the company include former president of Red Sky Film Studios, Chris Danielson, previous corporate CEO Warren Callaway, and award-winning and best-selling author and film writer/producer, Don Keith.
Warren Callaway developed an interest in filmmaking after a successful career as a healthcare executive & CEO. He was first was involved in a full-length documentary based on work he did in East Africa and has continued to develop considerable skills in both cinematography and editing. He has taken his camera all over the world with a goal of bringing both triumph and tragedy of the human spirit back to audiences at home. His focus on faith-based topics reflects his desire to be a visual storyteller. He boasts having filmed worship in eleven different languages. His recent focus has been on the Middle East where he has recorded the crisis among Syrian refugees. Warren was the consensus and obvious pick to be CEO of Fig Tree.
Don Keith is an award-winning and best-selling author, screenwriter, journalist, and broadcaster. He has published more than thirty books, fiction, and non-fiction, including “Hunter Killer,” which became a major motion picture starring Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman. He was twice named “Billboard Magazine Radio Personality of the Year.” He has also won awards from the Associated Press, United Press International, and Troy University for his journalistic work and has written for publications such as “The American Legion Magazine,” “The Irish Times,” and “The Washington Post.” Broadcasting credits include over 20 years on the air. Don is President of Fig Tree Media Group.
Chris Danielson is a storyteller’s storyteller! Chris is an accomplished filmmaker and award-winning scriptwriter with over 35 years of experience. As a performer, he has hosted radio and TV programs across the country, performed stand-up comedy in hundreds of venues, and emceed far too many events to mention. He has been responsible for countless compelling and award-winning branding campaigns, published two books, and is an accomplished director for both short- and long-form documentaries. As a founding member of Fig Tree, Chris is CCO – Chief Creative Officer – of the company.