INTRODUCTION

FILMMAKING TEACHER

  • Effective in managing multiple programs and projects
  • Experience teaching children with differing capabilities
  • Strong writing and digital editing  

Please see above website for sampling of my work

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Producer

"Spark" Television

Produced 8 shows featuring Independent filmmakers, Industry leaders and celebrities. 

Acquired interviews with following talent: 

1. Stephen Colbert-"The Colbert Report" 

2. Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connelly, Jeremy Piven-"Entourage" 

3. Gary Cole-"Office Space" 

4. Cheryl Hines-"Curb Your Enthusiasm" 

5. Jamie Kennedy-"The Jamie Kennedy Show" 

6. Mary Lynn Rajskub-"24". 

7. Tim Robbins-(DIFF) 

• Producer

Independent film

Official selection film festivals

  • Cannes International 
  • Malta International  (Festival winner)
  • Moondance 
  • Broad Humor 
  • New York International 
  • Tri-Media  
  • Denver Downtowner Film Festival

Video Production Instructor

Taught filmmaking to middle and high school students. Company recognition for exceptional student films. 

Adjudicator

Judged short film submissions for film festivals: 

  • HBO Comedy film festival-Aspen, CO 
  • Tri-Media film festival-Fort Collins, CO 
  • DAFFY Film Festival-Denver, CO 
  • F-Stop student film festival, Highlands Ranch, CO 

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Present

Media Production

Janicek Entertainment Media
  • Production and equipment assistant
  • Tele-prompter operator
  • Editor-Final Cut Pro
Jun 2010 - Oct 2011

Production Assistant- "My First Place"

HighNoon Entertainment Television

Coordinated and managed homeowner gifts for each show 

  • Managed vendors
  • Negotiated price
  • Installation and set-ups
  • Facilitated deliveries
  • Coordinated shoot logistics
Aug 2007 - Aug 2009

Flimmaking Instructor

Binning Family Foundation

I organized and taught the fundamentals of filmmaking to students age 12-18 yrs.Beginning with script writing, moving into pre-production,shooting the project, and editing in Final Cut Pro.  

The students experienced the entire process of makinga film.I received special recognition for the superior production value of student scripts and filmsby Binning Family Foundation.

Projects Aug-2007- Aug-2009--DVD's are available uponrequest. 

1. Pathways Middle School- Produced 2 Video Yearbooks 

2.Bemis Library Summer Film School 2008-2009- Produced 12 short films

3.Options Highschool/Pathways Middle School- Produced 15 short films with one award winning

    short film in city wide contest.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science

University of Minnesota
Aug 2002 - Jun 2006

University of Colorado Denver/Colorado Film School

References

References

Troy Markgraf

Jim Janicek

Anna Hadzi