team bios


The job begun in the springtime of 2006 in San Francisco, CA. Right after hanging up his boots (once more), Sylvain, Producer and Supervisor, was considering ways to return to the video game that he played for 30 years … a video game he started at the age of 10 in France.

From 2001 to 2006, Sylvain was a Cinematics Supervisor at EA Sports, looking after video shoots and also editing and enhancing for the Tiger Woods franchise business. Sylvain worked with the golf legend on more than 100 video clip sections. Tiger told a series of documentaries on golf history for EA, motivating Sylvain on his commute house on breathtaking freeway 280, to do something comparable for the rugby area.

” Collaborating With Tiger Timber’s was a fantastic human as well as professional experience. Tiger was driven to tell golf docudramas to repay to the sport he likes,” explained Sylvain. It was only a matter of time before Sylvain started filming.

Sylvain selected to complete a movie that is a homage to American rugby, recording the courage and also decision of the beginners against the best experts on the planet. That amateurism exhibits the values made understood by the Baron of Coubertin, developer of the contemporary Olympic Gamings … courage, stability, perseverance.

Sylvain spoke to Paul Simko, a previous Objective Rugby teammate to talk about the job as well as the idea of following the UNITED STATES Eagle’s on their road to the 2007 Rugby World Mug in France. Paul has a substantial background in marketing as well as media, is in regular contact with rugby managers approximately the national degree, as well as collaborates with companies to create support for rugby.

The project rapidly increased to a take a look at all degrees of American rugby from young people to the national group. The San Francisco Bay Area supplies the best background for the docudrama … having among the biggest, most affordable, as well as energetic rugby areas in the nation. Having the Rugby World Cup qualifiers locally at Stanford College included reward to do the task.

Sylvain Doreau: Executive Producer/Director/Director of digital photography

A rugby “passionate”, played more than 30 years in France as well as the United States. He has greater than 25 years of experience in the film and post manufacturing market. After benefiting one decade in Europe for a Canal+ subsidiary on well-known broadcast, movie as well as computer animation projects He relocated 1996 to the US to sign up with PDI-Dreamworks and also bring his experience to the new 3D animation studio. He contributed the Academy Honor winning hit “Shrek”. In 2001 he signed up with EA Sports as a Director and editor for the Tiger Woods PGA Scenic tour franchise business. He likewise worked together with Lucasfilm LTD in San Francisco on film, video games, animation, and tv series projects.

Sylvain relocated to Los Angeles in 2010.

He’s the Cinematics Supervisor for the Call of Obligation computer game author Activision as well as likewise establishes brand-new Rugby, movie as well as tale content with his manufacturing firm, BIN15 Productions, established in 2006.

Concerning BIN15 Productions

BIN15 Productions, producers of “A Gigantic Awakens: the Rise of American Rugby,” is a manufacturing company that concentrates on sporting activities marketing and documentaries for film, tv and also digital distribution. Rugby is our enthusiasm and also our goal is to come to be the “NFL Movies of Rugby”. In addition to creating as well as dispersing rugby relevant programs and material, BIN15 gives consulting, sports marketing, as well as production services for broadcasters the show business and also sponsoring brands.

Sylvain is a Supervisor, graduate of the ESRA Movie School in Paris. He’s Franco-American resident as well as lives in Los Angeles, CA

Paul Simko: Co Manufacturer, Carbon Monoxide Writer

Paul is a modern technology media specialist with two decades experience in branding and also need generation in print, online and also occasion media systems. He is currently head of company development for the Pacific Shore Rugby Football Union and was Author and also Editorial Director for the NorCal Rugby Publication franchises in 2007 and 2008. He has been associated with sponsorship sales for global as well as local rugby events including the Churchill Cup, Tonik Cup, Tonik Summer Sevens Series and the Air Pacific Marist USA Sevens. After playing rugby for 14 years, he is currently head coach for the Peninsula Seahawks Junior high group.

Paul is a grad of Fairfield University in Connecticut as well as has a Bachelors level in Marketing. He presently lives in Mountain View, CA.

Connor Moore: Noise designer.

Connor Moore is an author, audio designer, as well as audio engineer specializing in sound for film, business, and social media staying in San Francisco, CA.

He has had the possibility to collaborate with numerous business consisting of Approach (San Francisco) in relation with Samsung Europe, Harmony Modern Technology Team, AKQA (San Francisco), Gap, as well as Container 15 Productions in numerous jobs centered on improving the multi media experience with music and sound layout. Connor produced his very own audio production business, Cmoore audio:

Bryan Howell: Writer

Bryan Howell is a writer living inSan Francisco. He specializes in script as well as story growth, and currently helps LucasArts, a department ofLucasfilm LTD

. John Cavaluzzo: Narrator

Initially a stage actor, Cavaluzzo, 48, educated at the Mason Gross College of the Arts at Rutgers University, where his classmates consisted of Calista Flockhart as well as single sweetheart Kristin Davis (” Sex as well as the City”). Showbiz can be brutal, and also when he was aced out of a duty in the original Broadway production of “Rent” – a duty written for him by the show’s author, Jonathan Larson – Cavaluzzo left New york city and transferred to San Francisco.

Jon Cavaluzzo is the voice of culture. And scientific research. And also history (and now US rugby!) A storyteller of audio-tour overviews, Cavaluzzo is the voice for more than 70 museums across the country and abroad. He’s the one with the resonating tones describing leaf-cutter ants at the California Academy of Sciences (” They bring 50 times their weight in their jaws”); the one enlightening art as well as classical times at the Getty Gallery in Los Angeles (” In the case to your left …”);.