My greatest strength is in development- nailing down the concepts into story-boards in pre-production and then, when shooting is finished, I can edit and also write reviews/criticism to explain and help distribution.
Panasonic GH2, FCP 7.
Willing to move for video essays, music videos (preferably post-rock), Cinéma vérité, Indie, contemporary art, museums, galleries.
Assistant Director of Film & Multimedia oversees of all videos created by the agency. Responsible for projects from concept to completion, i.e., obtaining graphics, music, voice-over, etc. Tasks include producing, directing, shooting & editing all videos. Formats include: Promotional, short documentaries, commercials & corporate overview videos.
• Thorough knowledge of video production and post production
• Working knowledge of the NTSC transmission and video standards
• Ability to develop videos from concept to finished product
• Knowledge of video compression techniques and procedures
• Comprehensive knowledge of Canon XHA1 or similar cameras
• Comprehensive knowledge of Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Motion, DVD Studio Pro, Compressor, Photoshop, and Illustrator a must
• Ability to mange time and a heavy production schedule – including production elements such as writing, graphics, music, voice-over and post production
• Ability to juggle multiple projects and deliver top quality work on tight deadlines
• Comfortable with on-location video shoots and interviews
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Communicate effectively with designers, copywriters and other post production support staff
• Excellent creative ability
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Must be detail-oriented and have superior organizational skills
• Ability to meet deadlines and work in a fast paced environment
• Contribute ideas and participate in discussions about broader marketing objectives
• Flexibility with working outside of the normal shifts including the possibility of occasional travel needs
• Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts or equivalent work experience
• 5 years of experience
I have been in the industry since 2000.