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Profile Information

Job Title
Writer-Producer
Organization / Company
Believe Pictures
Web site
http://believe-pictures.com
Projects Worked On
When Calls the Heart, Captive, Journey to Jamaa, The Ultimate Life, The Confession, The Shunning, Not Easily Broken, Saving Sarah Cain, The Last Sin Eater, Call Me Claus, Captive Hearts, Bopha!, Touched By An Angel, Step By Step, Evening Shade, The Family Man, Sue Thomas: FBEye,
Roles / Skill Sets
Writer, producer

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Clyde Taber commented on Brian Bird's blog post 'Hearties' Mobilize To Drive Hallmark's Top-Rated Show
"This is amazing Brian!"
Feb 25
Brian Bird posted a blog post

'Hearties' Mobilize To Drive Hallmark's Top-Rated Show

Our grass roots fan movement for When Calls the Heart is no longer a best-kept secret. Look who is taking notice of the #Hearties... Forbes Magazine. It all ramps up again tonight, Feb. 21, 9 p.m./8 central, as Season 3 of our "little show that could" moves to the TV week's most competitive night. The Hearties have become a worldwide phenomenon and…See More
Feb 21
Brian Bird updated their profile
Jan 27
Joey O'Connor commented on Brian Bird's video
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Captive Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Kate Mara, David Oyelowo Movie HD

"Thanks Brian & Clyde for posting this. I'm so looking forward to seeing & supporting Captive. Here's a great writeup from the LA Times about "grittier, non-preachy" redemptive films like…"
Sep 18, 2015
Brian Bird commented on Rob Loos's blog post KINDNESS
"These Iesodo DVDs are top-drawer animation with great story-telling!  Every family should have an Iesodo collection!"
Sep 11, 2015
Brian Bird commented on Brian Bird's video
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Captive Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Kate Mara, David Oyelowo Movie HD

"I hope you will be able to see Captive at a theater near you when it opens nationwide on September 18.  Here is a theater finder where you can discover if it is playing near you, and the official website for other resources.…"
Sep 9, 2015
Tom Costanza and Brian Bird are now friends
Jun 22, 2015
LUKYAMUZI FRANK commented on Brian Bird's blog post When Calls the Heart: A Long Day's Journey into Production
"Thank you so much Brian Bird, I am short of what to say but all i can write here is that Thank you for bearing the huddles, carrying on and above all having faith which aspect is very important. I am praying and working hard to start up a ICAFE for…"
Jun 20, 2015
Clyde Taber commented on Brian Bird's video
Jun 19, 2015
Brian Bird posted a video

Captive Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Kate Mara, David Oyelowo Movie HD

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/dHs73 Follow us on TWITTER: htt...
Jun 19, 2015
Brian Bird commented on Brian Bird's blog post Time to take Hollywood to the woodshed
"Point well taken, Bryan. "Prude" is sometimes used as a pejorative or condescending term by those who believe themselves to be more enlightened. While I don't actually consider myself prudish in the definitive sense, I was making the…"
Dec 18, 2014
Bryan Gough commented on Brian Bird's blog post Time to take Hollywood to the woodshed
"Great article, thanks.  My only comment is to address the word "prudish" and what I believe is its misuse. I'm never a fan of embracing labels that incorrectly identify what's contained within. The definition means…"
Dec 17, 2014
Brian Bird left a comment for John Sideropoulos
"Thanks, John. Happy to connect. "
Nov 8, 2014
Brian Bird posted a blog post

Time to take Hollywood to the woodshed

I woke up this morning to find this Hollywood Reporter article in my in-box.  I thought I had stumbled onto a porn site.  I actually don't even want to repeat the headline.  You can read it for yourself.  But suffice to say, it's time to take my own industry to the woodshed.Apparently some of the broadcast TV networks and writer-producers have so much HBO envy that there are no envelopes…See More
Nov 8, 2014
John Sideropoulos left a comment for Brian Bird
""Hi Brian, how are you? Congrats on the good work you've been doing. I'd like to connect with you. I'm a filmmaker looking for scripts. john@3ringcircus.tv. Thanks, John Sideropoulos, 3 Ring Circus""
Nov 5, 2014
Travis mendel commented on Brian Bird's blog post When Calls the Heart: A Long Day's Journey into Production
"Hey Brian, these words have been so encouraging to me, as I am experiencing having everything taken away, and try to figure out, what God is up to and what my response should be. Thanks for being such an open book. God bless Travis"
Oct 11, 2014

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At 9:37pm on November 5, 2014, John Sideropoulos said…

"Hi Brian, how are you? Congrats on the good work you've been doing.

I'd like to connect with you. I'm a filmmaker looking for scripts.

john@3ringcircus.tv. Thanks, John Sideropoulos, 3 Ring Circus"

At 9:25am on March 11, 2013, Andrew Matthews said…

Thank you for the insights and all that you shared on the webinar recently - much appreciated.

Brian Bird's Blog

'Hearties' Mobilize To Drive Hallmark's Top-Rated Show

Our grass roots fan movement for When Calls the Heart is no longer a best-kept secret. Look who is taking notice of the #Hearties... Forbes Magazine. It all ramps up again tonight, Feb. 21, 9 p.m./8 central, as Season 3 of our "little show that could" moves to the TV week's most competitive night. The Hearties have become a worldwide…

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Posted on February 21, 2016 at 6:52pm — 1 Comment

Time to take Hollywood to the woodshed

I woke up this morning to find this Hollywood Reporter article in my in-box.  I thought I had stumbled onto a porn site.  I actually don't even want to repeat the headline.  You can read it for yourself.  But suffice to say, it's time to take my own industry to the woodshed.

Apparently some of the broadcast TV networks and writer-producers have so much HBO envy…

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Posted on November 8, 2014 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

When Calls the Heart: A Long Day's Journey into Production

Over the years, I have compared notes with hundreds of visual story-tellers and heard their heartache and frustrations with the long, slow slog of the media business.  Whatever our context, we all are painfully aware of the seemingly impossible nature of the mission we've been called to.  Although I have been privileged with some successes in Hollywood during my…

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Posted on July 12, 2014 at 5:30pm — 6 Comments

 
 
 

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