Don Czowiecki is a Producer, Director and Writer. He is the co-founder of Collective Image and recently co-produced the suspense thriller RED MAZE (2016) about a struggling boxer who makes an ill-fated decision in an attempt to provide for his family.
RED MAZE won a ‘Silver Remi Award’ in the suspense/thriller category at WorldFest Houston, won Best Horror Film at the NCCC Film & Animation Festival and has been selected to premiere on Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network as part of ‘The People’s Network: Suspense Edition’ later this year. Czowiecki has had considerable creative and managerial experience as a Location Scout / Manager for such projects as the feature film A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN starring Tom Hanks and the NBC-TV network programs UNSOLVED MYSTERIES and IT’S A MIRACLE.
During his work as a member of the Illinois Film Office, he worked with projects such as THE HUNTER starring Steve McQueen, THIEF starring James Caan and THE COACH starring Robert Conrad. As a Production Coordinator, he provided second unit photography for ABC Television’s GRACE UNDER FIRE and produced segments for THE POWERS HOUR and ZOOM IN ASA.
His experience as a writer has included creating material for a wide variety of projects including television, video, film and electronic media. He was a staff writer for the audience participation / motivational show POWERS for Tribune Entertainment and the cable interview program POWERS UP. In addition, his corporate clients have included Sears, Budget Rent A Car, Waste Management and Allstate Insurance.