AUTHOR DOUGLAS MCDANIEL
Storyhaus is a creative production studio that provides businesses, individuals, and nonprofits the creative expertise to develop their story
into books, films, and music videos. We are a creative construction company, helping you craft your message and media and refining it for global audiences.
Check out our catalog to see some of our recent projects.
or text 865-936-4533 to start a conversation over a beer, a Zoom call,
or a cup of coffee...the place where most stories start.
Awards and Recognition
Oct 2018: Official Selection - Atlanta Buried Alive Film Festival
Another Official Selection for Tales of Gluttonous Revenge, our 4-minute horror short film anthology.
Sep 2018: Official Selection - Knoxville Film Festival
Official selection for “Faith on Trial: The Gary Christian Story.”
Nov 2018: Official Selection - Branson MO International Film Festival
Official selection for “Faith on Trial: The Gary Christian Story”
Aug 2017: Nominee: Best Virginia/Tennessee Connection Film - GenreBlast 2017 Film Festival, Winchester, VA, for "Erwin Horror Story"
May 2017: Nominee: Best Special FX Short Film - Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival, Charleston SC for Tales of Gluttonous Revenge
Oct 2017: Official Selection - 2017 Knoxville Horror Film Fest for surrealistic hillbilly glamrock music video for the band Heiskell's song, I Want More Life
Nov 2016: Official Selection: Los Angeles Horror Trailer Film Festival - Los Angeles Horror Trailer Film Festival for Tales of Gluttonous Revenge
Jul 2016: Official Selection/Finalist: Two Cliffs Film Festival, Ramsgate, Kent, UK - Two Cliffs Film Festival for Erwin Horror Story: The Visitor
Jul 2016: Official Selection PUSH Film Festival - PUSH Film Festival, Bristol Tennessee/Viriginia for Erwin Horror Story: The Visitor
Official Selection: Knoxville Film Festival - Knoxville Film Festival
Jul 2016 for Sugar, a short film directed by Sam Comer,
Apr 2016: Knoxville's Finest: Runner-Up Best Local Film Director - Blank Newspaper Readers' Poll
Mar 2016: Official Selection & Golden Key Award - The Open Door Short Film Showcase for Erwin Horror Story: The Visitor
Feb 2016: Winner, $10,000 Entrepreneur Competition for 2016 What’s the Big Idea 48-Hour Launch - Knoxville Entrepreneurial Center, Knoxville Chamber Partnership, The Development Corporation of Knox County
Feb 2016: Official Selection: 2016 Wiper Film Festival - Wiper Film Festival: NYC
for Erwin Horror Story: The Visitor
Oct 2015: Knoxville Horror Film Festival: Four Awards - Knoxville Horror Film Festival for Grindhouse Trailer Competition:
Audience Favorite Award
Film Most Likely to Inspire Protests
Movie We'd Most Like to See Made
Aug 2015: Official Selection: Knoxville Film Festival - Knoxville Film Festival for
Legends of Appalachia: The Ace Miller Story
Aug 2015: Official Selection: Cincinnati Film Festival - Cincinnati Film Festival for Legends of Appalachia: The Ace Miller Story
Mar 2015: Knoxville's Finest: Best Local Film Director - Blank Newspaper Readers' Poll