Video Production

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Scripts for each of the productions listed below were written by Joy M. Newcom and co-directed and co-produced with Mark Newcom unless otherwise noted. Please see the Portfolio link to review examples of action plans and scripts for two of the three productions highlighted below. Joy also serves as voiceover talent for clients as requested.

  • Opportunity Looks Like This – fundraising DVD, Krysilis, Inc., Forest City, Iowa, 2008

  • Evolution & Intelligent Design: Defining Terms, Clarifying Content, Charting a Way Forward – educational DVD (with accompanying booklet), Iowans for Religion & Science Dialogue, 2007

  • Forest City: Your Hometown– economic development DVD, Forest City, Iowa 2007
  • Walking Together in Faith – fundraising DVD, Bethany Life Communities, Rockwell City, Iowa 2006 (script only)

  • Imagine What Will Be – donor thank you DVD, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2006
  • Tanzania: Step by Step – educational DVD with study guide, Western Iowa Synod-ELCA, Storm Lake, Iowa, 2006
  • “In-Festiture” – all-campus special event (pro bono), Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2005
  • Western Iowa Synod General Assembly – event planner, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2005

  • Footsteps of Faith – centennial celebration DVD/video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2003

  • Written on Our Hearts – centennial kick-off DVD/video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2003
  • What Can I Do Today? – motivational/fundraising video, United Way of North Central Iowa, Mason City, Iowa, 2002

  • Lay School of Ministry – video training series, Western Iowa Synod-ELCA, Storm Lake, Iowa 2002

  • Refuge – inspirational/informational video, Northeastern Iowa Synod, ELCA, Waverly, Iowa, 2001

  • Give: Anything is Possible – motivational/fundraising video, United Way of North Central Iowa, Mason City, Iowa, 2001

  • Prisoners for God – inspirational/promotional video, Church of the Damascus Road, Fort Dodge, Iowa, 2000

  • Transforming Lives – general promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 2000

  • Waldorf Rules – admissions promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 1999
  • Shepherd’s Heart” & “Lives Transformed – Leadership Summit marketing video, Zion Lutheran Church, 1999 & 2000


  • 1997 Prism Awards & 1998 Prism Awards – documentary/award event video, Lt. Gov. Joy Corning, 1997 & 1998
  • The Honors College – admissions promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 1997


  • Ready, Willing, Able – informational/marketing video, Iowa State Reserve Law Officers Association, 1997
  • Partners in the Vision – fundraising video, Zion Lutheran Church, Clear Lake, Iowa, 1997
  • United as One – event celebration video, Zion Lutheran Church, Clear Lake, Iowa, 1997
  • Angels Among Us – fundraising video, United Way of North Central Iowa, Mason City, Iowa, 1997
  • Multimedia Workstations – marketing video, Wenger Corporation, Owatonna, Minn., 1996


  • Weed It Out – admissions promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 1996 & 1997
  • Your Door to the Digital Age – admission promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 1996
  • Dedicated to Your Success – sales training video, Graham Manufacturing, Mason City, Iowa, 1996
  • Love Can Build a Bridge – fundraising video, United Way of North Central Iowa, Mason City, Iowa, 1996
  • Called to Make a Difference – fundraising video, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Forest City, Iowa, 1996

  • The Real Waldorf – admission promotion video, Waldorf College, Forest City, Iowa, 1994-95
  • Faces and Voices of Iowa – event planner, Lt. Governor’s Committee on Diversity, Des Moines, Iowa, 1993 and 1994

  • Sometimes Miracles Hide – inspirational video, independently produced, Des Moines, 1993