John-Clay & Sarah Burnett

Academy Teacher

John-Clay Burnett has enjoyed storytelling ever since he learned to talk! He grew up creating skits and short home videos and from 2001 to 2004 interned in the video department at Character First.

In 2005, John-Clay started ReelCast Productions and specializes in cinematography, editing, and color grading. He has been significantly involved with a number of award-winning Christian feature films including The Penny, Polycarp, and Beyond the Mask. He has also helped create several feature length documentaries such as Captivated, Awakened, Wait Till It’s Free, and Agenda 2.

Desiring to inspire others to pursue this art in a God-glorifying way, John-Clay has been a teacher at multiple film workshops including the Lamplighter Guild 2012, MWCFA 2014-2016, and the Christian Worldview Film Festival 2014-2016.

John-Clay loves the Lord, his family, and creative storytelling. He is committed to communicating messages of truth with high quality visual media!