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The Slate & Lens podcast is a weekly show for Southern storytellers. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, or wherever you listen to podcasts. You can also find episodes on the blog.

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Films

Discover the films I’ve made, where to watch them, and what’s currently in production

My Films

 

Support

What kind of support do you need in telling stories? I freelance as a writer, producer, and director.

Work With Me

Stay in shape with the Filmmaker Workout

On the latest episode of the Slate & Lens Podcast, I talk with Sara Elizabeth Timmins. She's a producer, instructor, and consultant leading the Filmmaker Workout throughout April to support storytellers during the coronavirus pandemic. The Filmmaker Workout is a...

Resources for filmmakers during the coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has changes so much for all of us: a massive disruption to our daily lives and uncertain futures. I believe it's going to cause an upheaval in the film industry. We're already seeing film festivals cancelled, productions halted,...

Coronavirus and crowdfunding

"A pandemic is a reminder that we need everyone to take swift and decisive action so that we can not just survive in the near term but thrive in the long term. We are in this together, now more than ever," writes Emily Best, founder and CEO of Seed&Spark. Read the...

Success leaves clues

In the latest episode of the Slate & Lens podcast, I talk about success. How do you define success for yourself? How do you reverse engineer your own success? Plus, a little about my background and efforts to find my way in to the film industry. I tried moving...

For your listening pleasure during social distancing

You've heard me talk about Oh Crappy Day often. Over the last year, I've been supporting the film as a 1st AD, marketing strategist, and (most recently) associate producer. I'm so grateful for the chance to work on this film with Steve and Lance, the executive...

Building relationships with Steven P. Neilson

Steven P. Neilson is the executive producer of Oh Crappy Day, a feature-length film shot in Raleigh, N.C., in 2019. His team is currently crowdfunding to take the film to the next level. As many of you know, I served as 1st AD and associate producer on this film....

Keep dreaming but start doing

Over the past few weeks, I've attended some film-related events and met a bunch of you! Thanks for coming out! Some of you asked questions that inspired me to put together this new episode of the podcast. Enjoy. The podcast touches on advice for two questions: How to...

You can take their word for it

Camden is exactly what every project needs. She is an incredible collaborator, very enthusiastic, a great problem solver and organized. She set the tone on set for what turned out to be one of the best sets I’ve ever worked on and her enthusiasm is unwavering. I highly recommend her and look forward to collaborating on many more projects with her.

Shawn Pinner, Director of BROWNSTONE

“Camden is a pleasure and an honor to work with as a director. She's thorough, creative both on and off of the set, and a joy to just be around. Her enthusiasm for the craft of filmmaking is infectious.”

Aaron Bittikofer, Production Sound Recordist

“Camden gets things done. With enthusiasm, professionalism, optimism, and candor. Camden is the essence of collaboration and win-win scenarios. She's organized, creative, kind, and energetic, and one of the best listeners I've met. She improves the people and situations around her.”

Sally Bloom, Longleaf Film Festival Organizer

In Production

GOOD THING

(2017)

THE INNOCENT AK

(2015)

BREWCONOMY

(2014)

LANDFILL DOGS: BEHIND THE SCENES

(2013)

TROPHY

(2012)

ABANDONED ALLIES

About Me

My name is Camden. I’m a tall, Southern woman with an affinity for creative things – specifically making movies. Writing, producing, and directing are my strengths. A self-taught filmmaker, I have finished five films and am in production on a new feature-length documentary.