ABOUT

THE NEW PROMETHEAN
WRITER | DIRECTOR | EDITOR

Daniel J. Egbert is an award winning filmmaker known for his "boldly creative, defiantly original writing and directing."ISA

After serving in Iraq and Afghanistan with the Marine Corps Infantry, Daniel attended The Los Angeles Film School where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Following the international success and distribution of his first feature, PROJECT 22, he began and continues development on WARPATH; a six-episode docu-series spanning the globe. 

Daniel's latest film, THERE'S SOMETHING IN THE TRUNK. was a semi-finalist at the 2017 International Screenwriters' Association competition for "Best Short Script.” The film is rounding the festival circuit, garnering exceptional reviews from critics and fans, as well as a few hollywood legends:

TAUT. MYSTERIOUS. WELL EXECUTED.
— Paul Schrader (Taxi Driver)
UP AND COMING WRITER-DIRECTOR DANIEL J. EGBERT SHOWS GREAT PROMISE WITH HIS STYLISH NEW SHORT. SOLID PERFORMANCES FROM AN INTRIGUING CAST. PERFECT PACING.
— Randal Kleiser (Grease)