How does a man born in Lausanne, Switzerland to American parents become a director of big budget Studio films (Fox, Disney, ABC) and pioneering independent features and hard-hitting documentaries? In what ways has this serial entrepreneur, who founded over a dozen companies in the creative industries, become a force for social impact with focus on indigenous rights, human trafficking, and orphans with special needs? This is the story of David L. Cunningham.
David L. Cunningham is an international filmmaker known for striking visuals, authentic performances and dynamic subject matters. He grew up in Kailua-Kona at the University of the Nations campus. He studied film at the University of Southern California (USC). David is the founder of Global Virtual Studio (GVS), an award-winning content creation machine. David’s latest film, which premiered at the Boston Film Festival, is The Wind and the Reckoning. Taking home 8 awards including Best Film.
Scripture: 1 Timothy 4:14 – “Do not neglect your gift which was given you through prophecy when the body of elders laid hands on you.”