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Daniel Katz

  • Represented by Creative Circle
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Director, Producer, Photographer & Editor

Work History

Apr 2008Present

Director, Producer, Photographer & Editor


Director, Producer, Photographer & Editor  on various film & photographic projects.

  • Full management of projects from conception to execution and analysis.
  • Negotiating with various companies on shooting rights.
  • Directing and shooting documentaries, short films and TV series in various countries while managing a cast and technical crews of up to 50 people.
Feb 2012Present

Business Development Researcher


Market researcher and project manager for the Western Mountain Pacific Sales Organization.

  • Developing a research approach, schedule and detailed plan for each project.
  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously while collaborating with various teams.
  • Compiling qualitative and quantitative data analysis and creating contracts for review.
Oct 2006Oct 2010

Project Manager


Managed Russian language support to a multinational visa agency.

  • Managed and trained a group of administrative support staff on system software and processes, contract agreements, and handling of sensitive documents.
  • Explored and implemented performance enhancing solutions for increasing efficiency.
  • Interacted and negotiated with consulates on issuance of visa and travel documents.



Film & Video

15+ years of production experience in directing, shooting and editing  short films, documentaries and TV series. Hollywood experience as a preview technician/DIT.


Full proficiency with all film and photography related Adobe software, Finalcut Pro, AVID, Pro Tools, MS Office, Oracle CRM, Windows, Mac OS, Linux, iOS, and Android.


Native bilingual in Russian and intermediate Japanese.