Raised in the sticks of Southeastern Connecticut, David has always been amazed by the human body and how it functions. Burton received his Associates of Science degree in Nursing in 2005 and has since been working as a registered nurse in the hospital setting on medical, surgical, cardiac, and intensive care units. For 2 years straight he was the President of the International Honors Society, Phi Theta Kappa, and named to the All-Connecticut Academic Team. Now living in Tampa, FL he continues working at a community hospital while pursuing his independent filmmaking career as President and Founder of Sir Rebel Films. David has shot, directed, produced, and edited three short films, two music videos and a documentary. David has spent the past 2 years writing, directing, and editing the documentary inGREEDients, a film that has successfully blended his career as a health care professional with his passion for filmmaking. He is currently focusing all his efforts on getting inGREEDients into every school, health care center and home in America and plans to continue making movies that entertain and make a difference.
Author/columnist, David Lawrence Dewey was the first journalist in 1996 to raise the warning flag to consumers concerning the deadly health effects of hydrogenated oils, aspartame, MSG and other deadly toxins in the food supply. He has continously updated his column, “Hydrogenated Oils-Silent Killers” since with the latest research showing how deadly these toxins in the food supply are. The column has been read by over 42 million readers worldwide since 1996. Dewey was the content, creative and journalistic consultant on INGREEDIENTS and worked with Director David Burton on the film. Visit his website at http://www.dldewey.com/hydroil.htm