Faith Hibbs-Clark, CSA Casting Director wins Barry E. Wallace Award
Faith Hibbs-Clark, CSA casting director for film and television and owner of Good Faith Casting, LLC was recognized at the Filmstock Film Festival for her outstanding leadership and service to the Arizona Film Industry as this year’s recipient of the Barry E. Wallace Award.
The Barry E. Wallace award honors the talented, passionate and self-sacrificial members of the Arizona film community. In honor of Barry E. Wallace, whose untimely passing left a hole in many a heart. This award is intended to pass on Barry’s torch and recognize the monumental efforts of those in the community who maintain a great public reputation and are known for doing great work, and doing it in a manner of utmost professionalism.
Ms. Hibbs-Clark has been a casting director for 13 years and has cast for thousands of commercials and many films and television shows with clients such as Universal, Lionsgate, Paramount, The Weinstein Company, Lifetime, Sony, The History Channel, Discovery I.D., any may others. The award also recognized Ms. Hibbs-Clark’s community and volunteerism including an annual food drive for Saint Mary’s Food Bank, volunteering at Tranquility Trail an animal rescue center, scholarship contributions, and her efforts in helping to lobby for a film tax incentive to draw more production and revenue to Arizona.
110 nominations were received recognizing the efforts of individuals from around Arizona. The top 5 were recognized at the Filmstock Awards ceremony on November 16th 2012. The winner was selected by a panel of judges within the industry including Barry E. Wallace’s widow.