Missing Hill Productions LLC is an independent production company created in 2013 by James Froeschle and Nate Locklear. Currently, they are in development on the TV series, Media Mavericks™ and several short films, features and web series.
James earned his Master’s of Fine Arts degree in Film and Television production from the University of Texas at Austin and graduated with an honors degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago. He has studied filmmaking at New York University and screenwriting in the Writer’s Program at the University of California, Los Angeles. James has made several short films, and his musical film Step Fast was selected for the new filmmakers’ showcase at the Director’s Guild of America. Professionally, James has worked as a music video director for Warner Brothers and Elecktra Records as well as independent labels; and as an editor for Austin’s CBS news affiliate. He currently is the co-owner of Missing Hill Productions LLC and is in production on the TV show, Media Mavericks. He just completed producing, directing, co-writing and co-editing the short, Braver Than You Believe. The short is making the festival rounds and will officially premiere in 2016. James also teaches as a Professor at Austin Community College in the Radio-TV-Film department. VIEW LARGE
After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Radio-TV-Film, Nate went on to create several award-winning projects. He won two Emmys® for his work as Producer, Director of Photography, and Editor on the hit PBS show The Daytripper. Then, he went into production on the four-hour web series and multi-platform story, Once You Leave. The series and Nate won multiple awards including, Best Editing- Indie Series Awards, Bronze Telly Awards in Cinematography and Drama as well as a Silver People’s Choice Telly Award, and an Honorable Mention- Webby Awards, among others. Once You Leave was also an official selection for the aGLIFF Film Festival, the LA WEBFEST, and the HollyWeb Festival. Currently, Nate is the owner of For Now Productions, specializing in film, web and television production. He is also the co-owner of Missing Hill Productions LLC and in production on the TV series, Media Mavericks™. He has just completed production on the feature film, God Made Man as the director, cinematographer, co-producer and co-writer. Besides making media Nate also teaches film/video editing at Austin Community College. VIEW LARGE