Tanner Films has emerged as an exciting new production company that tackles difficult social issues such as bullying, peer pressure, and drunk driving. Tanner Films believes that all media should provide a positive message to benefit and further society. Tanner Films founder, Tanner Cusumano, has repeatedly demonstrated his ability to communicate rich and complex tales through the medium of film. The 21-year-old director and producer began his filmmaking career when he was only 12 years old and his films have won numerous accolades at film festivals around the world, including the prestigious Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Phoenix Film Festival, and Beverly Hills Film Festival. Thus far in his career Cusumano has won 21 film festival awards for his work.