Sam Hook is an editor/assistant editor/graphic designer/creative-type human living and working in Los Angeles, CA.


2/15 – 8/16

Assistant Editor/Story Editor – TBVE Films

2/15 – 8/16

-Made rough and fine cuts on scenes for 2 feature documentaries in post-production based on initial guidance from producers and directors -Cut and finished promotional videos for both the company and their clients, including a trailer and fundraising video for BURN2 feature documentary -Story edited BURN2 documentary, re-structured entire film for clarity, time, and perspective -Served as assistant editor to 3 editors. Organized footage, made selects, assembled scenes, mixed sound, edited music, created motion graphics and titles -Created content for company's social media accounts including editing video and stills for distribution to millions of fans

12/11 – 2/15

Assistant Editor – White Dwarf Productions

12/11 – 2/15

-Served as assistant to multiple Contributing Editors and the Supervising Editor on the award-winning documentary SLINGSHOT -Organized all footage shot over a 7-year period, transcribed interviews and made selects, pulled b-roll selects, built projects and prepped sequences in Final Cut Pro, made preliminary cuts on sections of the film -Prepared material for post-production. Transcoded footage, exported OMFs for sound mix, prepared sequences and media for Resolve color correction as well as HDCAM, Blu-Ray and DCP creation -Created end title scroll and time lapse shots in After Effects -Acted as hub of information on all project media, including specific shots and lines from interviews


  • BURN2 Trailer

  • Event Intelligence Group Promotional Video


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Class of '08

Emerson College

BA - Visual Media (Film)

My Gear

  • Blue Snowball Microphone
  • Go Pro Hero+
  • Mac Pro system with Final Cut Pro 7 and Adobe CS6 Suite
  • Zoom H4N Recorder


  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Avid
  • Beauty Box
  • Camera operation
  • Compressor
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Experience with PC and Mac systems
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Final Cut X
  • Google Drive
  • Graphic design
  • iDVD
  • Microsoft Office
  • MPEG Streamclip
  • Plural Eyes
  • Quick to acclimate to new software and devices
  • Social media
  • Twixtor
  • Very technically savvy
  • Website design and management