JOHN JOHNSON shot his first film, Zap, when he was eight. By the time he’d finished college followed by graduating from Police Academy, John had completed five feature lengths films, one (20 one hour episodes) television series, and 44 short films.
After finishing school, John went back to his old high school to teach videography for 2 semesters. This was a class that he had created with the School Board in 1995 as an independent study. The class then grew to have two full sessions at over 55 students.
Johnson as well as being an award winning writer, is now an award-winning, and Emmy nominated filmmaker as well as the founder of Darkstone Entertainment, an independent film company based out of Charlottesville, VA. Johnson has seven features now available all over the world. From Blockbuster Video, Turner Classic Movies, to Netflix Johnson’s films can be found worldwide on DVD. He has another 9 features being released in the same fashion in the next 2 years.
To this day, Johnson has completed over 130 films. His next venture Plan 9 is his most largely popular film that has been spoken about in Entertainment Weekly, Fangoria, The Daily Show, and over 200 web sites worldwide.