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Summary

http://whitleyfilmsproductions.com/jacob-whitley.html Self-taught in the basics of filmmaking, Jacob has produced three feature films and countless web series and shorts. His background in coordinating commercials makes his skill set very diverse.

Credits

1/16 – Current

Audio Visual Technition – Vital Tech Productions

Details
1/16 – Current

Staging and interpreting a lighting director's plan, carrying out risk assessments for health and safety purposes, planning where to run cables and place lighting and audio visual equipment at set locations, adjust changes according to client's needs.

1/16 – Current

Audio Visual Technition – AVent Techs

Details
1/16 – Current

Staging and interpreting a lighting director's plan, carrying out risk assessments for health and safety purposes, planning where to run cables and place lighting and audio visual equipment at set locations, adjust changes according to client's needs.

10/15 – 10/15

Stage Manager Redbull Straight Rhytm

Live / Special Event (TV) — OceanWatch Production Group Details
10/15 – 10/15

Responsibilities were to speak remotely to the TV production office from the racing starting line and feed them information pertaining to which racers were up on deck and which lane they would be racing in. Additionally, I relayed any information about problems and difficulties that would arise between departments and then returned TV's response about how to fix the problem back to the departments around me.

9/15 – 9/15

Audio Visual Technition Crystal Cover Galla

Live Event — MiMedia Productions Details
9/15 – 9/15

Setting up and interpreting a lighting designer's plan, carrying out risk assessments for health and safety purposes, planning where to run cables and place lights at set locations, helping to rig up the lighting equipment, making sure that lighting equipment and generators were working, making changes according to client's needs.

9/15 – 9/15

Production Coordinator – Goodwill Industries International Inc.

Commercial/Ad — Film Orange Details
9/15 – 9/15

My main responsibility was to assemble the pre-production book. The purpose of this book is to highlight the production process for clients, and present to them all of the elements going into their production in a clean and organized fashion. I also assisted with office work both on and off set.

8/15 – 9/15

Producer Buckshot

Film (Theatrical) — Stillman Films LLC. Details
8/15 – 9/15

I was hired to Produce the feature film Buckshot. I assisted with initial funding and packaging the production for investors. Once funded, I planned out the production process with the team I recruited for pre-production. During production, I monitored the crew and budget to make sure that we kept on track though the final days of production. We ended under budget.

11/14 – 7/15

Visual Effects Supervisor Capps Crossing

Lionsgate — Film (Theatrical) — Aaronde Entertainment Details
11/14 – 7/15

Supervised and assisted in the color correction and rotoscoping of a black shirt to be digitally corrected to a green shirt in the film. I also did additional work as a roto artist cutting out white letters on a black shirt for another scene.

6/15 – 6/15

Office Production Assistant La La Land

Lionsgate — Film (Theatrical) — Gilbert Films Details
6/15 – 6/15

Assist the Production Coordinator in the studio office.

Media

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Education

Class of '14

Cal State Fullerton

Bachelor's Degree/Communications - Radio/TV/Film
Class of '10

Saddleback College

Associate's Degree/Cinema/Television/Radio

My Gear

  • http://whitleyfilmsproductions.com/rentals.html

Affiliations

  • IMDB
  • Stage 32

Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Avid
  • Contract Drafting
  • Creative Content Creator
  • Entertainment Partners MM Budgeting
  • Entertainment Partners MM Scheduling
  • Final Cut 7
  • Great Deal Maker
  • Great Mediator
  • Handling and Monitoring Budget
  • Problem Solver
  • Production research
  • Proficient in Adobe Acrobat
  • Proficient in Breakdown Sheets
  • Proficient in Call Sheets
  • Proficient in Entertainment Partners MM Screenwriter
  • Proficient in Exhibit G
  • Proficient in Final Draft
  • Proficient in MS Word
  • Proficient in Production Reports
  • Resourceful (On & Off The Field)
  • Social Media Branding
  • Staff Management (Paid / Volunteer)
  • Staff Recruitment (Paid / Volunteer)
  • Strong Leadership