Summary

Producer/Shooter/Editor/AP on a variety of films, tv programs and digital stories, for 10 years.

Credits

8/17 – Current

Producer Huffington Post

https://www.huffingt — Internet — AOL Huffington Post Media Group
8/17 – Current
2/17 – 7/17

Archival Researcher, Field Producer Fahrenheit 11/9

Film (Theatrical) Details
2/17 – 7/17

Feature film directed by Michael Moore, with Carl Deal & Tia Lesson about the current political climate. I licensed footage, shot b-roll and interviews in NYC, and field produced a segment.

7/16 – 12/16

Producer/Shooter (Director, Editor) Dedicated to Dance 1

Reality/Doc (TV) — TV3 Ireland Details
7/16 – 12/16

1-hour long documentary television program for Irish television network, TV3, which documented the trials of three juvenile Latin dance couples: a pair of 10-year-olds who struggled for their first gold medal, a pair of 13-year-olds who traveled to Germany for the biggest competition of their lives, and a 14 year old who moved from Denmark to Ireland to dance more competitively with his 12-year old partner. I directed, produced, scripted, filmed approx. 2/3 of the program, edited scenes, and chose the musical and visual palette.

2/16 – 11/16

Producer/Shooter Agence France-Presse

Syndication — News (TV) — Agence France-Presse news wire Details
2/16 – 11/16

I shot footage and conducted interviews of breaking news for AFP newswire. I set up and conducted interviews on the fly, shot broll on extremely tight deadlines, and sent footage via FTP to the London HQ.

10/14 – 7/15

Editor (FCP) The C Word

Netflix — Film (Theatrical) — Honest Engine TV Details
10/14 – 7/15

Editor/AP on feature documentary film about Cancer prevention, directed by Meghan O'Hara, executive produced & narrated by Morgan Freeman. Currently available on Netflix.

9/07 – 5/15

Associate Producer (Editor, Shooter) Various Programs & Doc Films

Reality/Doc (TV) — Honest Engine TV Details
9/07 – 5/15

AP on programs: Chelsea Does...(Netflix, 2016) Alexandra Pelosi Project (HBO, 2015), and Full Frontal News (CNN, 2012), and IFC Media Project with Gideon Yago (IFC, 2007 - 2008).

7/14 – 10/14

Producer/Shooter (Editor) Kenny Wild 1

SKY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Sky Channel 191 Details
7/14 – 10/14

8-part, 1-hour tv travel program following Irish celebrity host, Dave Kenny, as he traveled the entire Irish coast, or, “Wild Atlantic Way.” I plotted the route, found quirky sources and adventures, booked shoots, organized crew, traveled the entire journey, directed shoots on location, scripted interviews, crafted scenes, and edited most of the programs.

12/12 – 7/14

Producer/Shooter (Editor) Punk Economics

Internet — Iconic Media, Ltd. Details
12/12 – 7/14

Animated digital economics series featuring bestselling economist/author David McWilliams. I offered creative and editorial input on each episode, annotated scripts, filmed live hand-drawn animations, licensed music, edited videos, and participated in social media marketing. I also came up with the concept for the intro video, and planned and executed the shoot, featuring 5 cameras, 25 extras, and innumerable cans of spray-paint. Also re-edited lessons in other languages.

Media

Recommendations

Would you like to write a recommendation for Mary Catherine? Write a Recommendation »

Education

Class of '07

Columbia University School of Journalism

M.S., in Broadcast Journalism
Class of '06

Harvard University

B.A., cum laude

My Gear

  • Basic light kit
  • Sennheiser 416
  • Sony EX1R (but mostly shoot on rented Soy FS7)

Skills

  • Digital Media
  • Director
  • Documentary Film
  • Editor
  • Film
  • Journalism
  • Producer
  • Television
  • Videographer
  • Writer