meet the horse and fire behind the company

Experience is the force behind Fire Horse films. That experience comes from the 30+ years of experience that the owner and creator, Jean-Paul Damé has in the industry. For the past three decades Jean-Paul has partnered with some of the most creative, dynamic individuals and companies in the industry. In addition Jean-Paul has been operated as a creative artist in every capacity in the business; Executive Producer, Producer, Director, Show Runner, Director of Photography, studio and field audio engineer, 3D animator and graphic illustrator.

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

In 2006 at the behest of a client, Jean-Paul formed Fire Horse films to complete the circle of Business to Business integration.

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

Jean-Paul Damé

media content creator

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 and MTV music videos. 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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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.  In1995, After serving in the US military creating training and advertising videos for the US Army & Recruiting Command, Jean-Paul relocated to Raleigh, NC.  With clients in Washington, DC and TV shows with Turner Broadcasting in Atlanta, GA; Raleigh, North Carolina made for a great half-way location to operate from.

Current Tally on projects and some real happy clients





Returning Clients

2017 active projects

2017 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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+1 (919) 219-6028 (mobile)

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PO BOX 80592 Raleigh, NC USA

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