Author of "Secrets to Bare Bones MovieMaking"
Founder of DARKWOOD Motion Pictures, an independent production company, and currently is CEO of Bare Bones Filmworks.
Co-Founder of the Bare Bones International Independent Film & Music Festival, now in it’s 16th year of operation.
*QUALIFICATIONS: Has written over 300 movie treatments, 15 movie screenplays, produced numerous movies and have several
projects in development. Has trained a multitude of actors, writers, directors and future filmmakers in the Bare Bones Method
of Moviemaking. Oscar has helped to launch the careers of many.
*EXPERIENCE: More than 30 years as a stage actor, 20 years as a film actor. Has written novels, written screenplays, directed
movies, supervised movie crew, prepared and managed movie budgets, prepared business plans for investors. Has trained and
coached aspiring actors, writers, directors and producers.
*MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS: Founder of the Wild Geese Alliance of Independent Production Companies. Member of the Independent
Producers Association and Screenwriters Unlimited. Muskogee Chamber of Commerce, Muskogee’s Anti-Narcotic Network,
Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame Board Member, Muskogee Parks & Recreation Board Member.
*EDUCATION: Licensed Financial Services Representative, Licensed Electrician, and Sales Management. Self taught in Cinematography,
Editing, Costuming, Makeup, Production Set Design and other Artistic endeavors.
*PERSONAL INFORMATION: Spouse/Partner of Shiron Butterfly Ray, Father of 4 grown children and 10 Grandchildren & 2
Great-grandchildren. Focus on creative storytelling.