To obtain a rewarding position as Film Editor in fast paced environment to render skills and knowledge in producing a world class film and production.
Summary of Qualifications
Working knowledge of Avid Media Composer, Avid DS, Final Cut, and linear editing systems Proficient knowledge of project media management techniques, video and audio transcoding Knowledgeable in NLE, import/ export protocols, and applications Proficient knowledge of a variety of broadcast video tape recorder functions Experience in post production facility
Film Editor, January 2007- Present PoCu Films, New York, NY
Responsibilities Assembled and gathered all raw footage, with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto video tape. Inputted uncut rushes and sound and synchronized and stored them into files. Digitally cut the files to determine the sequence of the film and determined what is usable. Created a ‘rough cut’ of the program/ film and determined the exact cutting for the next and final stages. Re-ordered and tweaked the content to ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the film/ video.
Video Editor, May 2004- December 2006 Starz Entertainment, Englewood, CO
Responsibilities Used and utilized Avid Media Composer, Avid DS, Final Cut and other liner and non-linear editing platforms to edit various programs. Utilized and used alternative equipment and configurations to obtain specialized effects for picture and sound. Actively supported, researched, and troubleshot problems areas within post-production. Provided and rendered guidance, direction, and technical support to fellow editors, production staff and engineering staff. Utilized and used broadcast signal equipment to measure and evaluate video and audio content.
Master’s Degree in Cinematography, 2004 Yale University
Bachelor’s Degree in Cinematography, 2002 Yale University