Brie + Michael’s Wedding Celebration at Sparking Pointe Vineyard, North Fork, Long Island, NY

This wedding celebration on the North Fork of Long Island in Southold, New York was designed and coordinated by L Marie Events for the beautiful Brie and handsome Michael and was a fabulous event.

And there was so much to enjoy including a historical church, bayfront home, gorgeous wedding gown, Bagpiper, super talented cellist, great winery, fantastic catering, oyster bar, amazing entertainment and some of the best wedding toasts ever. We also included Aerial Cinema with our drone.

It was an honor to work with the all the great vendors who made everything happen.

Event Design and Coordination:
L. Marie Events

Sparkling Pointe Vineyard

NY Tent Company

Art of Eating Catering

Mark Kopko Photography

Matt Murphy Lighting

Mattituck Florist

Cake: Pink Poppy

Hampton Jitney


Faze 4 Orchestras

Godfather Films


ABC Orange County 2015 Gala & Trendsetter Awards Waterfront Hilton Huntington Beach

We have been involved with the Association of Bridal Consultants for 12 years and it is such a fabulous group of wedding professionals. We were honored to film the ABC Orange County Annual Gala and Trendsetter Awards at the Waterfront Hilton in Huntington Beach. Congratulations to those honored as Trendsetters. Watch the film to see the fabulous GALA celebration and Awards Ceremony.

Phil and Lydia’s Same Day Edit Mission Inn Wedding Film

Phil and Lydia celebrated their wedding ceremony at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa and surprised their guests with this Same Day Edit Wedding Film.

This was one of those happy events where you could see the two families blending and becoming one big family. We were honored to work with some fabulous wedding professionals at a very beautiful hotel.

Paul at P.S. Photo Media

Alan at Five Star Mobile DJ

Reverend Jim Granger

Riverside Mission Florist

Baker’s Oven

A Touch of Ivory
(951) 737-5696

Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Godfather Films

Hotel Maya in Long Beach is a great ocean front wedding venue

Godfather Films produced this promotional film for Hotel Maya in Long Beach, California. We love this Mayan Themed Ocean Front Hotel, The staff is amazing and the views of the harbor are spectacular. We are honored to be the recommended wedding filmmaker for this great wedding location.

Association of Club Catering Professionals 2015 Conference Highlights

If you work in a private club, then this conference is for you. It is no surprise that ACCP was named the 2014 Association of the Year, Award of Excellence, by Boardroom Magazine. Every year a world class resort is chosen to host the biggest and best educational conference for private club management teams. Amazingly talented and motivating speakers along with fabulous parties keep the community of event professionals returning year after year.

The First and the Only Association created and designed specifically to satisfy the educational and creative cravings of the fiercely dedicated and passionate group of individuals known as Club Catering Professionals.

Welcome to a New Generation of Club Catering Professionals. . .
Godfather Films was honored to have been chosen to film this conference.

Learn more at

Christine & Bruce & their Family Wedding Celebration ~ Mission Inn Riverside

Christine and Bruce turned a chance meeting at a Sports Bar into a Love Story that would last a lifetime. Their wedding celebration at the Historic Mission Inn Resort & Spa in Riverside, CA had all the romantic elements you could ever hope to see at a wedding. The celebration included kids and grand-kids and was truly a Family Wedding. We hope you enjoy this Highlight Film as much as we did creating it.
Congratulations Christine and Bruce.

In Honor of Isaac Amanios – San Bernardino Shooting Victim

It was a true honor and big responsibility to document the memorial for a San Bernardino shooting victim.

Isaac Amanios left the African country of Eritrea in 2002 to create a better and safer life for his three small children. He chose Southern California, worked hard, passed his exams and became a health inspector for the City of San Bernardino. His lifetime goal was to see his children succeed in life.

We produced this short film to support the fund that has been established to help pay for the college education of his three children.

Please contribute at

Deanna + Spencer and their Leoness Cellars Wine Country Wedding

A picture perfect day for a picture perfect couple. Deanna and Spencer looked liked models as they celebrated their fabulous wine country wedding celebration at the spectacular Leoness Cellars. It is well known for having one of the most beautiful backdrops anywhere for a wedding. The Barrel Room is also spectacular.

Godfather Films is proud to be the recommended videographer at this winery.

State of Riverside County District One with Supervisor Kevin Jeffries and The Dating Game

Godfather Films is honored to have been selected for five consecutive years to produce the annual State of the County Films for the Riverside County Economic Development Agency. District One Supervisor Kevin Jeffries asked us to produce a parody of the Dating Game starring Robert Field, Executive Director, Redevelopment Agency for the County of Riverside, Heidi Marshall, Assistant Director,Riverside County Economic Development Agency, Steve Manos, Mayor City of Lake Elsinore, Rusty Bailey, Mayor City of Riverside, Jordan Ehrenkranz, Mayor City of Canyon Lake and Ben Benoit, Mayor City of Wildomar. You can view the State of the County films from all five districts by following the gallery links on our web site.

John Goolsby is Closing Keynote at Wedding MBA Convention

I have had the honor of speaking at wedding industry conventions and conferences more than 200 times. This particular convention is extra special because of all the great content and the nearly 3000 wedding professionals who attend.

John Goolsby of Godfather Films shares his top take aways from Wedding MBA 2015 during his closing keynote speech.

There were over 100 seminars presented at the Las Vegas Convention Center by the best and brightest wedding business coaches.

Attendees took dozens of pages in notes and made plans to implement lots of changes in their businesses. Maybe more than they could possibly handle. The purpose of this highlight reel is to highlight key changes to make in your business right away and to educate those who could not make it as to just how fabulous this convention really is.

Don’t wait! Sign up for the 2016 Wedding MBA Convention right now at