BYTE: The Prequel

BYTE: The Prequel is a short film about a famous rock star, a mysterious computer hacker, a hit man on a motorcycle and vintage audio cassette tape. An original song, TRUST, by Jane Jensen supplies the film score, BYTE The Prequel was created as a teaser/setup film to generate investor enthusiasm to produce the feature screenplay, BYTE: The Paparazzo and the Redheaded Reporter.

  • James E. Moriarty
    Director
  • James E. Moriarty
    Writer
  • James E. Moriarty
    Producer
  • James E. Moriarty
    Executive Producers
  • Eric Klee Johnson
    Executive Producers
  • Jane Jensen
    Executive Producers
  • Jerry Die-Gel
    Executive Producers
  • Loretta Stradley
    Executive Producers
  • James A Rollins
    Executive Producers
  • Edward Mills
    Co-Producer
  • Dan Bonjorni
    Co-Producer
  • Paul Hofsommer
    Co-Producer
  • Peter Compo
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • David Moriarty
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Steve Moriarty
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Mary Lou Moriarty
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Brian Hagaman
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Mark Hutto
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Chad Harvey
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Jeremy Abbott
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Scot Mckim
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Taylor Mclaren
    Crowd Funding Supporters
  • Eve | Jane Jesen
    Key Cast
  • Foobar | Michael Earl Fost
    Key Cast
  • The Biker In Black | Seth Mansue
    Key Cast
  • Bass Player | Eric Klee Johnson
    Supporting Cast
  • Drummer | Ted Gregorek 
    Supporting Cast
  • Guitarist #1 | Matt Kolb 
    Supporting Cast
  • Guitarist #2 | Brian Alexander
    Supporting Cast
  • Keyboardist | Renee Michelle Merrifield
    Supporting Cast
  • Limo Driver And Security | Remy Butorin
    Supporting Cast
  • Eve’s Assistant | Suzanne Tharp
    Supporting Cast
  • Photographer | Scot Mckim
    Supporting Cast
  • David Yosha | Director Of Photography
    Crew
  • Assistant Director | Alex Johnson
    Crew
  • Gaffer | Carter Campbell
    Crew
  • Camera Asstistant | Jon Gerard
    Crew
  • Grip | Jay Cougan
    Crew
  • Production Assistant | Adam Bonner 
    Crew
  • Production Assistant | Nicholas Olbina
    Crew
  • Theater Lighting Designer | Doug Corliss
    Crew
  • Make-Up And Hair | Rachel Johnson And Suzanne Tharp
    Crew
  • Special Effects | David Schlatter
    Crew
  • Stunt Coordinator | Seth Mansue
    Crew
  • Legal Assistance | Dick Troll And Steve Griesemer
    Crew
  • The City Of Carmel | Nancy S. Heck And Daniel P Mcfeely
    Special Thanks
  • Franklin Performing Arts Center | Doug Corliss
    Special Thanks
  • Indy Limo Express | Remy Butorin
    Special Thanks
  • Pedcor Development | Rick Mccool
    Special Thanks
  • Begal Fair | Max Pauker
    Special Thanks
  • The Stage Crew At The Franklin Performing Arts Center
    Special Thanks
  • Joshua Kirsh
    Special Thanks
  • Patrick And Lori Gregorek
    Special Thanks
  • Elke Alexander
    Special Thanks
  • Aynie Olmstead
    Special Thanks
  • Ingrid, David And Mary Lou Moriarty
    Special Thanks
  • Written & Performed By Jane Jensen Courtesy Of Sonic Cheeka Music
    “Trust”
  • Music Produced At The Pop Machine
    “Trust”
  • Project Type:
    Music Video, Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, Music Video, Thriller
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 1, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    6,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • James E. Moriarty
Distribution Information
  • James E. Moriarty
    Country: United States
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - James E. Moriarty

James received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1991. During his four years there, he took classes in liberal arts, art history and art techniques, as well as film studies and film making. As digital technology has become more prevalent, James has embraced it and kept his digital skills current for his professional use at Moriarty Media.

James is associated with a number of professionals with diverse talents that he can call upon for special skills. For over 20 years James and his associates have produced a wide variety of media projects such as: advertising, event productions, fund-raising music videos, industrial films, independent documentaries, television commercials, educational and e-commerce websites, interactive kiosks and educational workshops. To view his work and his client list, please go to his website: MoriartyMedia.com.

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