Believe it or not, I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from York University (Canada, outside of Toronto) and have made
several films, some of which have gone off to win festival awards.
i. Director for
several short films which include “Femme Plastique” (winner of Best
Humorous Film at the International Canadian Annual Short Film and Video
Festival 1992), “Canada on the Fringe” (featured at 1993 New York Film
Expo) and “Life on Mars” (On The Fly film fest 1998)
ii. First A.D. for Kilolo Productions. Credits
include music videos for EMI recording artists, Ghetto Concept and
Angeldust (dir. Jesse Terrero—“Soul Plane”). 23 scenes and 5 locations in one day with minimal crew!!
iii. In-house editor for Keep Me Posted (Black Walk Productions). 1995 – 1996. My job was to cut several music videos and corporates
under extreme deadlines. Credits
include videos for The Pursuit of Happiness, The Odds, Shallow and many
infomercials for Northcom such as “The Abflex”. Also managed dubs and
recorded voice-overs for clients.
iv. Grip (I.A.T.S.E. 873 Permittee) on many feature films. Latest
include All That Glitters (starring Mariah Carey), Exit Wound (starring
Steven Segal) and Serendipity (starring John Cusak).
v. Camera Operator for The Shopping Channel. Also
camera operator for M.T. Productions who specialize in dance recitals
(National Ballet of Canada).
vi. I have worked on over thirty commercials as a Production Assistant. Houses I’ve worked for are Blink, Circle, Imported Artists, Radke, Navigator, Revolver, Vaughan Whelan, Maxx
and GVFX. Production Managers I’ve worked for are Brian Waldie, Warren
Milando, Brian Ramsey, Matt Carter, Mike Borrett and Sasha Jarh. Also worked
as Props P.A. for Kenny Baird (Pee Wee Herman, Nine Inch Nails) and Anne Pepper.
Other: - Sound Recordist for short film “Gone A Foreign”
- Video Playback on many music videos - Writer. Have written many scripts for features under Disney
Story Editor, Lucie Hall.
Pro Media Suite, Final Cut Studio Pro 5.0, I-DVD, D-Vision digital
offline, Alladin Online, Final Cut Pro, Final Express, Grass Valley
Routes Switcher, Nagra, Sony 9100, Steenbeck Editing Table, Moviola,
CP-16R Reflex Camera, Arriflex 16 BL, Canon Scoopic 16M, SONY EW-9000
Video Cassette Recorder, Various Super-8 mm cameras, Canon DV-6 Digital
camera, Panasonic GS200, Movie Magic Budgeting/Scheduling Program,
Final Draft screenwriting program, Various 4-TK & 8-TK cassette
recorders, Reason 2.5, Logic, Cubase, ProTools, Digital
Performer, Fruity Loops, Cool Edit Pro,Garageband, Rebirth, Studio 16,
MIDI, 8-channel Interlock Mixing, Foley Studio, 35mm still
cameras + B & W developing/printing. Can drive a 14-foot
cube van (valid license). Can use a cash register, a Visa machine, a forklift
and a fax machine. Very fast typer. Good
at cutting gels, making flags, building tarps and organizing space.
Aside from being a stylist at Pat Field's (Britney Spears, Paris Hilton, Bebe Neuworth, etc.) he is a FREELANCE
VIDEOGRAPHER (owns a professional Panasonic GS-200 3-Chip Mini DV Camera) and FREELANCE EDITOR (owns
a PowerMAC G5 Dual with Final Cut Studio Pro 5.0) FOR HIRE with affordable rates. For
enquires, email firstname.lastname@example.org