JAMES F. BROWN
604 Country Club Road Apt G-12 ?Vestal, NY 13850 ? Phone: 607-621-9695
? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Binghamton University Cinema Major Targeting Internship Opportunities
Current film major highly motivated to secure an internship in the industry. Fast learner and hard worker with a keen eye for detail and strong command of camera and editing techniques. Proficiency in basketball, Child management and media production-with specialty in sound and video editing.
Canon 7D, 60D, Vixia? JVC GY-100U/ GY-150U ?Sony Handicam ? Sony Alpha a330 ? IPhone 4s ? Bolex 16mm ? Super 8.
Final Cut Pro X/ Final Cut Pro 7 ? Apple Motion 5 ? Adobe Premiere Pro / After Effects ? Garageband ? Adobe CS5 Suite ? Pro Tools ? Abelton Live ? Sportstec Gamebreaker
MS Office Suite
Videographer/Photographer/Editor/Driver May 2012 to July 2012
Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure Americus, GA
Made a 2-3 short video’s a week highlighting the Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure trip along the East coast, starting in Saco, ME and ending in Key West, FL. Updated Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media sites about the trip. Drove support van.
Cashier April 2008 to August 2008
Great American Grocery Bainbridge, NY
Maintained a clean working environment. Faced items on shelves. Helped in the stocking of shelves.
Sales Associate October 2007 to February 2008
Gamestop Greenville, SC
Maintained a clean working environment. Preserved the organization of video games
Sandwich Artist August 2007 to October 2007
Jersey Mikes Subs Greenville, SC
Maintained a clean working environment. Cooked and prepared warm sandwiches on a hibachi-style grill (i.e. philly cheesesteak, meatball sub, etc…). Responsible for the preparation of cold cut sandwiches. Also helped in the closing of the shop after the night shift.
Camp counselor May 2007 to August 2007
Greenville Recreation District Summer Day Camp Greenville, SC
Responsible for supervision, support and programming of 20-30 children at a local day camp.
Camp counselor July 2006 to August 2006
Chenango County Sheriff, Summer Overnight Camp Norwich, NY
Responsible for supervision, support and programming of 30 overnight residents at a remote summer camp.
Junior Staff/Youth Leader July 2005-July 2006
Tri-Town boys and Girls Club Sidney,NY Through the Office of Education and Training (OET) and Americorps, Mentored Youth and facilitated daily activities at local Boys and Girls Club. Provided positive activities and role-modeled attributes of a successful community member. Assisted with procedure and policy for up-keep of grounds and equipment.
Training assistant April 2004 to August 2005
Learning Laboratories Bainbridge, NY
Participated as a training team member to bring non-violent conflict resolution and peer mediation skills to New York City school students and faculty. Role play demonstration of communication skills. Assisted facilitation of experiential learning exercises.
Binghamton University — Binghamton, NY (2010-present)
Pursuing BA in Film Production (Specialization in Cinematography and Editing), 2010 to Present
Awards and Honors: Dean’s List (all semesters); Current GPA: 3.0;
Completed Coursework in Major Includes:
? History and Analysis of Cinema
? Expression and Innovation in Film
? Video and Filmmaking I
? Filmmaking II
? Digital Video Making II
? Film Theory
? Curating Film and Video
? Advanced Image Manipulation
? Advanced Filmmaking
? Digital Photography
? Road Movies (Theory)
? Intro to Sound
? Intermediate Sound
? Expanded Cinema: Installation
Projects and Activities:
? Selected for student film show (“Telecide”).
? Served as cinematographer and editor on several ongoing documentaries. (“Racing Dad”)
? Produced multiple short-films. (Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure)
? Was elected to Binghamton University’s student run television station executive board (2012 spring semester)
Greenville Technical College – Greenville, SC (2008-2010)
Awards and Honors: Participation in the Greenville Technical College honors program for all four academic semesters, Noticed as a member of the 2008-2009 Dean’s List, Noticed as a member of the 2009-2010 Dean’s List.
Projects and Activities: Created a informative/promotional video about the honors program at Greenville Technical College that is still being used.
Bainbridge Guilford High School — Bainbridge, NY
Awards and Honors: 2003 Honor Roll Quarter II, High Honor Roll Quarter III and IV, 2004 Honor Roll Quarter II, IV, High Honor Roll Quarter III, President’s Award for Education Excellence Award 2004, Faculty Academic Excellence Award 2004-2005, 2005 High Honor Roll Quarter I, II, Faculty Excellence Award 2005-2006, 2006 Honor Roll Quarter III,IV High Honor Roll Quarter I,II, President’s Award for Educational Excellence 2006
Projects and Activities: Involved in making a short film that was screened at the school’s “Moving Up Day” senior year. JV Baseball, JV Football, JV Basketball, Varsity Basketball.
? Roleplayer with: Learning Laboratories Theatre Troupe 2003-Current
? Americorps with: Tri-Town Boys and Girls Club 2005-2006
? Soup Kitchen help whenever and wherever possible. (Food Not Bombs, Greenville Soup Kitchen)
Links to Media
? http://www.youtube.com/user/JamesBrownFilms (personal Youtube page)
References upon request