Michael Foster

Director, Writer, Editor, D.P.
Los Angeles, CA

I'm a creative junkie on the hunt for a fresh opportunity to wow viewers. Material that educates, evokes, & reminds. Collaborating with like minded professionals, testing the weight of my experience, and telling stories that rattle the making of process.

http://staffmeup.com/profile/michaelfoster

Jan 2014 – Jun 2014

Director, Writer, Editor, D.P. Shot of Truth

Film — Focus Autism

Oversee first draft of script, shoot all interviews and inserts/b-roll, rewrite script, then assemble and cut film (15 minutes), scoring with royalty free music library, providing narration, color correction, and sound design.

Feb 2011 – Jun 2014

Editor (FCP) Trace Amounts

Film — Faze Films

Assemble story and edit all phases of this 3+ year long project, collaborating with directors, collecting 300 hours of documentary footage - scoring with budgeted music library - resulting in a 96 minute feature. Supervise sound design and color correction.

Apr 2012 – Aug 2012

Editor, DP, Producer Electric Bonnoland

YOUTUBE — Digital — Electric Bonnoland

Develop and plan material with director, shoot and edit six episodes, scoring with private music library, providing color correction and sound sweetening.

Dec 2009 – May 2012

Editor, Co-Director, Producer Fred

Film — Hollywood Arts Society

Storyboard, assemble, and cut second pass of film (60 minutes), scoring with royalty free music library, providing color correction and sound design.

Apr 2010 – Oct 2011

Editor, Producer Runyon: Just Above Sunset

Digital — Creative Mindworks Productions/Funny or Die

Assemble and edit through all stages of cuts including final (5 episodes), scoring with royalty free music library, providing color correction and sound sweetening.

Jul 2009 – May 2010

Editor, DP, Director, Producer In The Making

Film — Hollywood Arts Society

Develop and plan shoot for 30 minute film: shoot event and needed pick up footage, edit through all stages of cuts, color correcting and sound designing.

Aug 2009 – Jan 2010

Editor (FCP) Requiem for My Mother

Film — Requiem for My Mother LLC

Assemble and cut rough cut of film, providing minor color correction and sound design.

May 2009 – Jul 2009

Assistant Editor (FCP) P Lo's House Pilot

Reality/Doc TV — Dollarhyde Pictures

Assist lead editor with final pass of film. Correct technical issues and sound sweeten.

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