Experience

Curriculum Vitae

 

ASSISTANT FILM EDITOR

Stickman Productions |2020 | AUSTIN, TX

Single assistant editor for post production house that creates moving image marketing content primarily for Sony Motion Pictures, as well as number of other equivalent clients. To date have supported on over eight broadcasted pieces for "Bad Boys Three," "Little Women," "Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood," "Zombieland: Double Tap," "Jumanji: The Next Level," and "Black and Blue," that ranged from 10 seconds to 10 minutes; and have worked on up to 10 projects at a given time. Worked directly on a full time basis with senior editor for any and all needs, based on adaptability of client's demands. Responsibilities included - but are not limited to - creating breakdowns from feature films, building soundbite string out and logs, creating stringouts based on editor's vision, choosing broll selects, and constructing story spines for editors ease. Additionally, communicated directly with producers, GFX and SFX teams, sound mixers, and colorists to receive and request assets, and integrate notes and corrections for versions. Created permanent and stand in motion graphics, followed work flow for multiple platforms, and assured sound leveling before deliverables. Coordinated version and final deliveries based on broadcast speculations - including split tracks - through online uploading and was solely responsible for QCing pieces that were screened in theaters and on television. Lastly, in addition to identifying and pitching score, song and SFX, overcutting throughout editing process, am grateful for opportunities to have also implemented editing and feedback skills to ensure a project reached its full potential. 

CONTRACT FILM EDITOR

Narrative Media |2019 | SANTA FE, NM

Working as the lead editor on a wide variety of short films for Narrative Media, a marketing and production studio. The videos range from real-estate videos portraying and alluring the viewer into multi-million dollar estates, to day in life glimpses into the owners and curators of renowned museums and galleries, outlining to a potential visitor why they love what they do. Responsibilities of position include acquisition and ingestion of assets from two DSLR cameras, one drone, client provided assets; storyboarding and delivering one rough cut to director, initiated and followed by creative direction up to point of deliverables; choice of music and storyline; basic audio clean up and color correction.

VIDEO CONTENT CREATOR 

Bon Marche |2019 | SANTA FE, NM

Responsible for all aspects of high end French furniture store's e-commerce product videos, from conception, script writing, shot lists, equipment set up, videography, editing and delivery of final videos. Working closing alongside marketing department and company owner to support online sales and boost social media presence through innovating short 30 second product video that are sleek, to the point, representative and have a quirky human touch. The success of the short films is that they not only represent the high design and quality of the products, but achieve giving an online buyer the sensation of the product, as well as the experience of being in Bon Marche's store front. 

ASSISTANT EDITOR & PRODUCTION COORDINATOR

Storyworks |2016 - 2017 | BOULDER, CO

Assembled multiple short form brand and pedagogy films for various clients of creative agency. Position not only included the responsibilities of an assistant editor on multiple projects - ingesting and organizing media and compiling select reels as well as rough cuts that achieved director's vision - but also included independently delivering pieces from conception to picture lock. Successfully edited multiple projects simultaneously, while also cultivating close working relationship with film editor in order to guarantee client satisfaction. Most films demanded story boarding, condensing hours of interview and b-roll footage to fulfill parameters, ingesting from multiple sources, multi-cam editing, as well as acquiring and working with supplemental b-roll, music and occasional audio sweetening. Examples of films completed are: marketing social media content for RiseUP - 2017 Sun Dance Panel Discussion film; film series for local Waldorf school; short synopsis of United Nation's Ocean Conference. Additionally, position also included innovating a philanthropic film model through establishing non-profit partnerships in order to fund fictional feature length film about suicide prevention and awareness; partners included To Write Love on Her Arms and Project Semicolon. 

ASSISTANT PRODUCER, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & RESEARCH

Elephant Talk Podcast |2016 - 2017 | BOULDER, CO

Responsible for research of content to be included in podcast episodes, seeking participants as well as business development in scouting and establishing sponsorship relationships for podcast centered around discussing taboo topics with real life intimate couples. 

FILMMAKING MENTOR & TEACHER'S ASSISTANT

Naropa University |2016 | BOULDER, CO

Worked one-on-one with university students to conceive, write and envision short personal films; film content for student as solo cinematographer, based on script; guide them through editing process. Responsible for empowering students to be in a directing position while executing mastering of film. Additionally, aided as a teacher's assistant in incorporating Digital Storytelling into student's conflict resolution class through creative advising. 

Films

UNEARTHING ERICA | 2018

Editor, Audio Synchronizing, Second Camera Operator, dir., Mark Morris. A 4 minute fictional short film shot on Canon C300 and edited on Premiere Pro CC. Edited based on camera report and script. 

CRY BABY | 2017

Editor, Colorist, Director, Cinematographer, Producer, Location Scout, Script Writer, Audio Technician. A 9 minute experimental documentary film shot on Canon 5D Mark III Zeiss 50 mm Prime and edited on Premiere Pro CC.

STILL." | 2016

Editor, Colorist, Director, Cinematographer, Producer, Location Scout, Script Writer, Talent Scout, Audio Technician. A 4 minute experimental film shot on Canon 5D Mark III Zeiss 50 mm Prime and edited on Premiere Pro CC. Included conversion of analog footage to digital.

Software

PREMIERE PRO CC

FINAL CUT

AVID

AFTER EFFECTS

PHOTO SHOP

AUDITION

ILLUSTRATOR

Education

CERTIFICATE IN POST PRODUCTION | 2018 | 4.0 GPA 

Santa Fe Community College |SANTA FE, NM

Certificate encompassed curriculum covering multiple non-linear editing softwares and integration of multiple hardware and software tools required to create video projects.

CERTIFICATION AS DIGITAL STORYTELLING FACILITATOR | 2016 

STORYCENTER |DENVER, CO

Trained by the founders of Digital Storytelling to oversee and guide individuals and groups through the process of identifying and creating short films based on personal non-fictional stories in a therapeutic approach.

BACHELOR'S DEGREE | 2013 - 2017 | 3.96 GPA 

Naropa University |BOULDER, CO

Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with Concentrations in Psychology and Conflict Resolution. Minors in Visual Arts focused on film. Additionally, designed three years of independent studies focused around development of original social psychological thesis, including conducting and incorporating qualitative and quantitative research, also accompanied by a 10 minute thesis film.