Tom Stoops has 14 years of experience in film production in front of the camera as well as behind the camera, including Director of Cinematography.
He has written various screenplays, TV shows, short films, as well as short stories which have been published. Playing and performing the piano for 45 years independently, as well as professionally, has provided him with extensive knowledge and experience in music and music production.
His musical abilities bring another level of creativity to Polestar’s already vast array of talent.
Tom has taught children and young adults film production and stop motion animation for 7 years at the Hoyt Center of Arts and Education in New Castle, Pennsylvania. His love and knowledge of the arts has sparked the same enthusiasm in the hearts of our younger generations to further pursue
careers in the film industry.
Executive In Charge
Of Production Operations
Ed began his journey with Polestar ten years ago as a silent extra on the short film production, “3 For the Money.”
He has since moved forward to more prominent speaking roles, as well as helping behind the camera. Over a short period of time, Ed entered the role of Location Scout, as well as Location Manager. Through his hard work and dedication, he has been promoted to Production Supervisor.
Ed is a veteran of the United States Army. His experience in the service has not only carried over with his excellent work ethic, but he also served as one of the military advisors on the set of, “Finding Purpose” and “Finding Purpose: The Road to Redemption.”