Summary

Nelson Mejia is a young, ambitious filmmaker who has worked on set & in the editing room of various, award-winning productions, while also leading both marketing & human resources departments for one of the largest AMC Theatres in the Northeast US.

Credits

11/17 – Current

Sights & Sound Supervisor – AMC Theatres

Details
11/17 – Current

- Create the theatres' film schedule containing the showtimes released to public & Oversee the transition for all the shows from digital data to physical projection in either 2D or 3D formats on SONY, Christie, & IMAX systems.

4/17 – 12/17

HR Supervisor – AMC Theatres

Details
4/17 – 12/17

Execute operational duties in the HR department such as: creating work schedule, conducting interviews, overseeing the on-boarding process and training of new hires, supervising any performance issues, & handling any compliance concerns in house between management team and theatre crew.

1/17 – 8/17

Marketing Supervisor – AMC Theatres

Details
1/17 – 8/17

Execute duties in the theatres Marketing Department such as supervising the strategic placement of in-house promotion materials, acting as the liaison between marketing departments of film studios and theatre, and creating the theatres' movie schedule containing the showtimes released to public & overseeing its transition from schedule to screen.

10/16 – 12/16

Marketing Assistant – AMC Theatres

Details
10/16 – 12/16

Organize the storage, layout & placement of all marketing materials: setting up film and in-house promotional standees and posters, creating and updating synopsis for currently showing films, & supervising the knowledge and practice of theatre crew's knowledge of the studios future slate.

1/15 – 5/15

Production Assistant – @radical.media

Details
1/15 – 5/15

Assisted on set of several commercial productions such as: the Emmy-Winning Park Bench with Steve Buscemi (Season 2), 2015 NBA Technology Summit, Chanel No.5 "In A New Light" Art Installation.

6/14 – 5/15

Post Production Intern – Outpost Digital

Details
6/14 – 5/15

Quality checked/transcribed various commercial projects, such as: the Oscar-nominated What Happened Miss Simone?, Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger, The System with Joe Berlinger (Aljazeera), Oprah's Master Class (OWN) -- among others. Assisted editors in the organization/flow of footage, in addition to, coordinating the distribution/archival of hard drives. Also, conducted office administrative duties (reception, phone, mail) and various runs.

1/14 – 5/14

Writer/Co-Director The Blind

Film (Short) Details
1/14 – 5/14

Wrote a script based off of an original story by a graduating Brooklyn college student, developing his thesis film. Co-Directed the short film, mainly working with the actors while the graduating student worked with the rest of the crew.

9/13 – 12/13

Writer/Director The thief

Film (Short) Details
9/13 – 12/13

Wrote, produced, directed, and edited an original, 10 minute short film screened at the University at Buffalo. Also, conducted a Q&A session in front of a body of students and professors.

Media

  • The Thief (short film)

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Education

Class of '14

University at Buffalo

Media Studies and English

My Gear

  • Canon 60D
  • EF 50mm f/1.8 STM
  • EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
  • EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM
  • LED On-Camer Lighting
  • Rode VideoMic

Affiliations

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Sigma Alpha Pi

Skills

  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Apple Keynote
  • Avid Media Composer
  • C300 Camera
  • Canon/Sony Cameras
  • Captions/Subtitles
  • Cinema Camera Functionality
  • Customer Service
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Develpment
  • DSLR Functionality
  • DVD Authoring/Duplication
  • Event Planning
  • Final Cut 7
  • Focus Pulling
  • Google Docs
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Slides
  • Landscape Photography
  • Leadership
  • Lighting
  • Managment
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Non-Linear Editing
  • Office Administration
  • On-Set Directing
  • Payroll
  • Portrait Photography
  • Quality Checks
  • Scheduling
  • Story Development
  • Transcription
  • Wedding Photography
  • Writing