A screenwriter and film producer specializing in narrative and documentary films about life as a soldier, life in the military and the often difficult transition from war to peace.
Steven Boyd Newman is an accomplished writer with a lifetime of real-world experience to draw from. His perspective as a Green Beret combat veteran brings truth and realism to the characters he creates. He is a screenwriter and filmmaker who reveals the heart and spirit of our nations’ greatest warriors and shows them for who they really are; the young men and women who grew up next door and went on to become something extraordinary.
A graduate of the United States Army Special Forces Qualification Course, Steven served 21 years in the Green Berets. He holds a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from Columbia College where he graduated Cum Laude while still on active duty. He has also gained a Certificate of Mastery in Digital Cinema Production from Oklahoma City Community College where he studied film production under Oscar-winning Film Producer, Gray Frederickson, “God Father Part II.” Steven also holds a Masters in Fine Art – Film, from Watkins College of Art in Nashville, TN where he graduated Cum Laude in May 2018. Steven currently resides in Tennessee where he continues to write about life as a soldier while helping others, especially veterans, achieve their creative dreams.
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    For All The Roses
    Screenplay
    One More Christmas
    Screenplay
    Zumba King
    Screenplay
    A Gold Star Father2018
    Documentary, Student
  • Producer (1 Credit)
    A Gold Star Father2018
    Documentary, Student
  • Director (1 Credit)
    A Gold Star Father2018
    Documentary, Student
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One More Christmas
Finalist, Lonely Seal Film Festival
Boston, Massachusetts.
2021
Top Ten Finailist
One More Christmas
Top 10 Finalist, GI Film Festival, 2015
Washington DC
2015
Silver, Colorado Film Award
A Gold Star Father
Colorado International Film Festival
Directors Choice and Best Veteran Made Film
A Gold Star Father
Sunny Side Up Film Festival
College
Watkins College of Art
Master in Fine Art - Film
20162018
College
Oklahoma City Community College
Certificate of Mastery - Digital Cinema Production
20152016
Birth Date
October 10, 1961
Birth City
Brawley, California
Current City
Clarksville, Tennessee
Hometown
Norman, Oklahoma
Height
5'9"
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Eye Color
Blue
Zodiac Sign
Libra
Married To
Brigitta Newman
Children
Austin and Georgia
A screenwriter and film producer specializing in narrative and documentary films about life as a soldier, life in the military and the often difficult transition from war to peace.