Summary

Brendan Connell, a 2014 graduate of Tribeca Flashpoint Academy, is proficient in the film process with an emphasis on Final Draft writing software, directing, production design, and Final Cut editing. http://bdconnell1.wix.com/brendan-connell

Credits

1/14 – 9/15

Director Black Pine

Film (Short) — Sit & Ponder Productions Details
1/14 – 9/15

I oversaw the production of the independently funded wildlife documentary from inception to finish.

1/13 – 9/15

Director (Producer, Writer, Editor, Production Manager) – Sit & Ponder Productions

Details
1/13 – 9/15

Working as the film's director I oversaw the process of casting, the production process, storyboarding, location scouting, and one-on-one work with fine-tuning the roles of the actors. Included with these aspects were the production design, makeup designs, and stunt choreography.

11/14 – 11/14

Production Assistant Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice

Film (Theatrical)
11/14 – 11/14
12/13 – 5/14

Field Director – "The Door"

Details
12/13 – 5/14

Working as the film's director I oversaw the process of casting, the production process, storyboarding, location scouting, and one-on-one work with fine-tuning the roles of the actors.

6/13 – 8/13

Cinematographer – Four Horse Media

Details
6/13 – 8/13

The objective was to try and create a kaleidoscope collection of the famous historical figures of the civil war, but presented within a contemporary context. The cameras and any technical aspects were in my care and entailed both a creative eye as well as any maintenance issues.

Media

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Education

Class of '14

Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy

Associate of Applied Sciences Degree, Film & Broadcast/Film/Cine
Class of '11

McHenry County College

General Studies & Art Studio/

My Gear

  • 3 point lighting kit
  • avid
  • boom mic
  • canon t3i
  • final cut pro x
  • nikon camera
  • rodes shotgun mic
  • shotgun light
  • steady cam
  • tripod

Skills

  • Avid Media Composer
  • Customer Service
  • Directing
  • documentary
  • Draftsmanship
  • English
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Fine Art
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Word
  • Photography
  • Photoshop
  • PowerPoint
  • Public Speaking
  • Research
  • Screenwriting
  • Social Media
  • Stop Motion
  • Storyboarding
  • Storytelling
  • Teamwork
  • videography
  • Visual Storytelling
  • Windows