Foster V. Corder has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from The Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and likes to share: “I have helped a lot of filmmakers and other artists get started and for that, I am at peace.” Foster Corder lays claim to many ‘firsts’ in his long and successful career. Corder was commissioned by Paramount Pictures to pen a screenplay entitled The Cats based on his life story: Forging his birth certificate at the age of fifteen, The Cats chronicles his 13 months of active duty in Vietnam. A true survival story.
Corder co-founded Black Bird Films, were he produced television advertising for major brands including McDonald’s and the California Lotto. During the glory days of music video, Corder was Director, Music Video Production at Capitol Records, guiding creation and execution of hit clips for M.C. Hammer, Bebe and Cece Winans, Young MC and many others. www.veoh.com
Corder formed Daughters 2 Feed Productions in 1995 to focus on new media technologies and various projects he wanted to develop. In recent years, Corder has acted as Producer, Director, Director of Photography or Gaffer on 55 short and 23 feature films. www.imdb.com