Nick Nanton and DNA Films® Earn Emmy® Nomination for Short Film, “The Soul Of Success: The Jack Canfield Story”

The documentary, “The Soul Of Success: The Jack Canfield Story” produced by DNA Films® in association with Dicks + Nanton Productions, and directed by multiple Emmy® Award- winner, Nick Nanton, has earned an Emmy® Award nomination in the “Director” category.
 Orlando, FL – October 27, 2017 – Film production company, DNA Films®, is proud to announce that they received an Emmy® Award nomination for the short film documentary, “The Soul Of Success: The Jack Canfield Story.” Five time Emmy® Award-Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton, directed the film, which was nominated in the “Director” category. The nomination is from the Suncoast Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The Suncoast Emmy® Awards will be held in Orlando on December 2nd. Nick Nanton and members from DNA Films® and Dicks + Nanton Productions will be in attendance in hopes of taking home the coveted award.
“The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story” follows the extraordinary and transformative life and career of Jack Canfield, world renowned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and best-selling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series of books. Jack’s journey takes him from childhood poverty in West Virginia to Harvard University, from teaching in Chicago’s inner city public schools to sharing the stage with Oprah Winfrey and the President of the United States. Throughout, Jack’s kindness and compassion drives him to help others live a life of success, gratitude, and joy.
About Nick Nanton
Nick NantonA 5-Time Emmy Award Winning Director, Producer and Filmmaker, Nick Nanton, Esq., is known as the Top Agent to Celebrity Experts® around the world for his role in developing and marketing business and professional experts, through personal branding, media, marketing and PR.
Nick serves as the CEO of The Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency, an international branding and media agency with more than 3000 clients in 33 countries. Nick has produced large-scale events and television shows with the likes of Steve Forbes, Brian Tracy, President George H.W. Bush, Jack Canfield (Creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Series), Michael E. Gerber, Tom Hopkins and many more.
Nick is recognized as one of the top thought-leaders in the business world, speaking on major stages internationally and having co-authored 36 best-selling books, including the Wall Street Journal Best-Seller, “StorySelling™.”
Nick has been seen in ”USA Today,” “The Wall St. Journal,” “Newsweek,” “BusinessWeek,” “Inc. Magazine,” “The New York Times,” “Entrepreneur® Magazine,” “Forbes,” and has appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX television affiliates around the country, as well as on E!, CNN, FOX News, CNBC, MSNBC and hosts his own series on the Bio! Channel, “Portraits of Success.”
Nick is a member of the Florida Bar, a member of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (Home to the EMMYs), The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors, and serves on the Innovation Board of the XPRIZE Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing about “radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity” through incentivized competition, best known for it’s Ansari XPRIZE which incentivized the first private space flight and was the catalyst for Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic. Nick spends his spare time serving as an Elder at Orangewood Church, working with Young Life, Downtown Credo Orlando, Entrepreneurs International and rooting for the Florida Gators with his wife Kristina and their three children, Brock, Bowen and Addison.
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About DNA Films®:
DNA Films® is led by five-time Emmy® Award Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton and Emmy® Award Winning Producer, JW Dicks. Dicks and Nanton have produced multiple award winning films including Return to Esperanza, Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story, Esperanza, Mi Casa Hogar and Jacob’s Turn. Their productions have won several Emmys and together they have been awarded dozens of Telly Awards for excellence in television and film production.  Combined, they have produced and directed more than 500 television episodes and dozens of films.
Dicks and Nanton’s goal is to bring the uniqueness of entrepreneurs and their stories to the big screen as a means of encouraging a new generation of entrepreneurs and strengthening the economy.
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Lindsey Driggers
Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®
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