Summary

My experience as an award-winning documentary filmmaker, and advertising art director, have honed my skills in the art of persuasion through visual stories.

Credits

2/17 – Current

Director Appleseeds

Film (Theatrical) Details
2/17 – Current

Currently directing the documentary Appleseeds (www.appleseeds.film)

1/17 – 1/17

Editor (Premiere Pro/Windows 10/Alienware) – Animal VFX

Commercial/Ad — Animal VFX Details
1/17 – 1/17

Work with producer to develop story teaser for documentary funding pitch. Directed, shot, and edited.

1/17 – 1/17

Director of Photography (Blackmagic Production 4K, Canon 5D Mark III, and Lumix GH4) – Animal VFX

Commercial/Ad — Animal VFX Details
1/17 – 1/17

Work with producer to develop story teaser for documentary funding pitch. Directed, shot, and edited.

1/17 – 1/17

Director (Quantum Run 356 Teaser) – Animal VFX

Commercial/Ad — Animal VFX Details
1/17 – 1/17

Work with producer to develop story teaser for documentary funding pitch. Directed, shot, and edited.

12/16 – 12/16

Director (Bill got hacked) – Propel Insurance (Jane Davis Consulting)

Commercial/Ad — Derekmcneill.com Details
12/16 – 12/16

Worked with writer to develop story and brand voice. Directed, shot, and edited.

12/16 – 12/16

Cinematographer (Bill got hacked) – Propel Insurance (Jane Davis consulting)

Commercial/Ad — Derekmcneill.com Details
12/16 – 12/16

Worked with writer to develop story and brand voice. Directed, shot, and edited.

12/16 – 12/16

Editor (Bill got hacked) – Propel insurance (Jane Davis consulting)

Commercial/Ad — Derekmcneill.com Details
12/16 – 12/16

Worked with writer to develop story and brand voice. Directed, shot, and edited.

12/16 – 12/16

Director (Jane got hacked) – Propel Insurance (Jane Davis consulting)

Commercial/Ad — Derekmcneill.com Details
12/16 – 12/16

Worked with writer to develop story and brand voice. Directed, shot, and edited.

Media

  • Lifestyle footage for Dissolve stock

  • Quantum Run 356

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Education

Class of '08

School of Visual Concepts

Ad Concepts, Motion Design, & Film Titles at Digital Kitchen
Class of '99

University of Alaska Anchorage

Major: Mass Comm - Emphasis in advertising. Minor: Design

My Gear

  • Alienware mobile editing
  • Canon 5D Mark IV
  • Lumix GH4

Affiliations

  • Northwest Film Forum
  • Seattle Documentary Association

Skills

  • Cinematographer
  • Director
  • Editor