Brent is a senior producer at Cortina Productions. He comes from a historical research background, and specializes in the depiction of historical events on film. He works closely with other production staff, art departments, historic sites and remote locations to plan original shoots and conduct detailed research for recreations of material culture, costuming, and sets. Once on set, Brent utilizes skill and professionalism to manage the production and keep things on schedule. In post-production, he works with editors, compositors, and CGI artists to build the aspects of a historical world that go beyond what can be created in camera. Using this unique skill set, Brent helps to ensure historical accuracy on current projects. His experience in historical research and practical implementation encompasses many time periods, subjects, and formats. Brent graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts, History.