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Dow Jazz Films was formed by Lori A. Tanner, CPA. The company focus is independent film production.
Lori grew up in Morgantown West Virginia. After high school, moved to Tucson Arizona to attend the University of Arizona. Lori received a B.S. degree in Accounting and moved to Los Angeles to start work with Entertainment Business Management firms in 1983. Lori worked with writers, directors, actors and was fortunate to learn from some of the most successful film and television producers. Lori’s Financial Management work has been highlighted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Los Angeles Times, USA Today and more.
In August 2016 Lori bought the book option and movie rights to the novel “Love by Drowning” by C.E. Poverman. Filmed in July - August - September 2017.
In February 2018 Lori became an Executive Producer and Dow Jazz Films became the presenting production company for the film “Senior Love Triangle”. Filmed in April - May 2018.
In August 2018 Lori bought the book option and movie rights to the nonfiction autobiography “Living Dangerously” by Betty Farley.
In November 2018 Lori became an Executive Producer and Dow Jazz Films a production company for the film “Dustwun”. Filmed in August 2018.
In April 2019 Lori became an Executive Producer and Dow Jazz Films a production company for the film “Domino: Battle of the Bones”. Filming will begin in May 2019.
Lori and Dow Jazz Films continues to look for new stories to adapt into Film or TV. Contact me with your story idea!