meet the fire behind the company

Creativity and experience is the force behind Fire Horse films. That experience comes from the 30+ years of hands-on experience from award-winning President and Executive Producer Jean-Paul Damé. Jean-Paul’s participation in producing high quality television and video educational content for both broadcast and corporate clients is an added bonus to every project.

While serving in the US Army with Recruiting Command & TRADOC, he worked on hundreds of training and educational video projects. His creative methodology is instinctive as he takes the most complex topics and simplifies them for a client’s targeted audience to comprehend.

For the past three decades Jean-Paul has partnered with some of the most creative, dynamic individuals and companies in the industry.


Jean-Paul and Fire Horse films have been recognized for excellence and innovation in the industry from peers by gaining awards for producing and directing, cinematography, studio and field audio recordings, post production editing, computer graphics, animations and original music compositions.


Why the name Fire Horse? Jean-Paul was born in the year of the horse under the element of fire.

Jean-Paul Damé

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Jean-Paul is a highly accomplished and visionary managing producer & director with extensive production and post production experience in film and television.


Starting his career in Los Angeles, California in 1983 cutting his teeth on regional programming in Orange County on a variety of TV shows, MTV music videos and commercial advertising. This experience helped shape his creative approach to all his projects. Serving in the US Army & Recruiting Command, he worked on hundreds of training and educational video programs. Today his methodology is instinctive as he takes the most complex topics and simplifying for a clients targeted audiences to comprehend. This applies to all regions of the industry; commercial television, corporate video, interactive training or social media.

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With clients in Washington, DC and working on television shows with Turner Broadcasting in Atlanta; Raleigh, North Carolina made for a great half-way location to operate from and the weather’s not too bad either.

Jean-Paul was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. It is there that he received his first break into the business and at the age of 20 he was producing segments and television series in the heart of the media industry.

In 1995, after serving in the US military creating training and advertising videos for the US Army & Recruiting Command, Jean-Paul relocated to Raleigh, NC.

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Returning Clients

2018 active projects

2018 projects completed

awards won

The vast majority of Fire Horse films clients are returning customers who have worked with Jean-Paul for over twenty+ years.

Our current projects that are being produced and or managed by Fire Horse films and Jean-Paul would not be possible without the support from the great talent and relationships in the industry.

Media projects that include television segments the major networks, corporate marketing and name ID, forestry training and education to name a few, and let’s not forget the election candidates.

Jean-Paul and Fire Horse films have a number of awards and recognition for excellence and innovation in the industry. Awards that include ADDY’s, Telly’s, Silver Reels.

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PO BOX 80592 Raleigh, NC USA

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