Oklahoma City Community College has a new 8-million-dollar Visual and Performing Arts Center, featuring state-of-the art filmmaking equipment and facilities that are the best in the state, and one-of-its-kind in the entire Southwest. This is now the home of the Oklahoma Film Institute 2009 Cinema Clinics.
Some of the instructors for the Cinema Clinics are:
- Gray Frederickson, Oscar-winning producer of "Godfather" "Godfather II" and "Godfather III", "Apocalypse Now", "Outsiders", "Bad Girls", "UHF" and many other feature films. Gray is also the Emmy Award winning producer of the documentary "Dream No Little Dream", and the Artist-in-Residence at OCCC.
- Greg Mellott, Director of the OCCC Film and Video Program, professor, screenwriter, and Emmy Award winning writer/director of "Dream No Little Dream".
- David Greene, Partner in McNeese Media, cinematography professor in the OCC Film and Video Program, director of photography for OCU's first feature film "Unsolved", cameraman for the first independent feature shot with a Red Camera in Oklahoma, "The Rock and Roll Dreams of Duncan Christopher."
- Sean Lynch, Graduate of OCCC Film and Video program, producer and co-writer of the feature film "Unsolved". Sean has also worked as Property Master on seven feature films.