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Summary

I'm a freelance director, producer, editor and assistant director with a diverse body of work ranging narrative & documentary feature films, documentary & reality television and new media.

Credits

9/14 – Current

Editor (FCP) Cracked.com

Cracked.com/YouTube — Internet — Cracked.com Details
9/14 – Current

• Transcoding (Canon C300 and Canon DSLRs), organizing/syncing footage and editing short web videos • Working with producers and site personalities on notes to complete the edit • Green screen effects editing • Locating and selecting video clips for videos • Photoshopping applicable still photos for videos • Over 500K views on Cracked & YouTube

5/14 – 8/14

Assistant Editor (Avid) Untitled Lauren Greenfield Documentary

Film (Theatrical) — Evergreen Studios Details
5/14 – 8/14

• Transcoding, syncing and grouping footage • Prepping the project for the lead editor • Created exports of dailies for the director and editor when needed • Hard drive and back-up drive management

3/12 – 8/14

Director (FCP, Pro Tools) An Illusion in Red & White

Film (Short) — Cracked.com Details
3/12 – 8/14

Writer, Director, Producer, Editor & Sound Designer for my USC Thesis Film, An Illusion in Red & White, based on the short story written by Stephen Crane (a period piece with an estimated budget of $140K). It's now beginning a festival run! A link to the film can be provided upon request.

6/14 – 7/14

Editor (FCP) Robert Quinn Skateboarding Segment

FOXSPORTS — Reality/Doc (TV) — South District Films Details
6/14 – 7/14

• Synced and Edited a small segment on St. Louis Rams Defensive End Robert Quinn and his off-season passion for skateboarding.

4/14 – 6/14

Assistant Editor (Avid) Junk Gypsies 2

GAC — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
4/14 – 6/14

• Transcoding, syncing and grouping footage • Prepping the project for the lead editors • Created exports of cuts from editors for the producers when needed • Hard drive and back-up drive management

7/13 – 1/14

Editor (FCP) City Walk 1

Reality/Doc (TV) — KCET-TV/PBS, Rigler Creative Details
7/13 – 1/14

• Editing documentary segments for City Walk and Artbound, television shows on KCET Los Angeles • Additional photography for on location shoots • Archiving & maintaining a database of footage from production

1/10 – 12/13

Assistant Director (Lead) Cracked.com Various Sketches

Cracked.com — Internet — Cracked.com Details
1/10 – 12/13

• Creating & maintaining the daily schedule for the production • Manage a cast & crew of 20-30+ • Call sheets • Direct background action for scenes involving background actors • All videos combined have amassed of 1 million views on Cracked and YouTube

9/12 – 11/12

Assistant Director (Lead) Vicious

Film (Short) — University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts Details
9/12 – 11/12

• Creating & maintaining the daily schedule for the production • Call sheets & daily production reports • Manage a crew of 20-30+ and cast of up to 8 on production days • Direct background action for scenes involving 10-20 background actors

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Education

Class of '13

University of Southern California

MFA Film Production
Class of '06

Virginia Tech

BA English (Creative Writing) & BS Psychology

Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Apple iWork
  • Assistant Directing
  • Assistant Editing
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Final Draft
  • Grip & Electric
  • Microsoft Office
  • Movie Magic Scheduling & Budgeting
  • Pro Tools
  • Producing
  • Set Decoration
  • Sound Design