Benjamin M. Algar

Freelance Video Producer & Movie Producer

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Location:New York, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/benjaminmalgar
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$50
Rate/Hr
BENJAMIN M. ALGAR
(860)-608-9589 BENJAMIN.M.ALGAR@GMAIL.COM

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RIVAL SCHOOL PICTURES, NEW YORK, NY
Production Assistant, October 2015
• Cube truck driver, petty cash accountant, managed set props rental/returns.

ECLECTIC PICTURES, HOLLYWOOD, CA
Script Reader, June 2015 – August 2015
• Read 50 feature scripts and 25 pilots and delivered coverage to development executive

CONTENT PICTURES, NEW HAVEN, CT
Production Assistant, June 2015
• On set production assistant, assisted with craft services, petty cash accountant, talent transport. Promoted to 2nd assistant camera

GREENPOINT PICTURES, BROOKLYN, NY
Production Assistant, March 2015
• On set production assistant, managed grip rentals/returns, drove a 12-pass grip truck, petty cash accountant. Promoted to director detail

SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, STAMFORD, CT
Editor, October 2014 – January 2015
• Edited a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program short documentary

EDUCATION

SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, STAMFORD, CT
Master’s of Art in Film and Television, August 2015
• Graduated Lambda Pi Eta (National Communications Association Honors Society)

JOHNSON STATE COLLEGE, JOHNSON, VT
Bachelors of Fine Art in Creative Writing, May 2012
• Dean’s list 3 semesters

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

Software: Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Microsoft Office, GoogleDoc, Final Cut 7, Final Cut 10, Final Draft
Camera Experience: Canon T3i, Canon 7D, Canon 60D, Canon C100
Set Experience: Driving Cube truck/12-pass van, grip, best boy, rentals/returns, talent transport, DIT

UNDERGRADUATE EXPERIENCE

News Writer – The Basement Medicine – August 2011 – May 2012; Editor in Chief – Gihon River Review – August 2010 – May 2011; Editorial Assistant – Green Mountain Review – January 2010 – May 2011; Varsity Tennis Player – August 2008-May 2012

SELECTED FILM WORK

FREE WILL
grip
A William Hart Independent Production
(10 minutes, 2015; New York, NY)
directed by William Hart

?SHADOW
screenwriter/producer
(15 minutes; 2015; Stamford, CT)
Sacred Heart University Thesis Film
directed by Benjamin M. Algar
?2015 FTMA Film Festival Best Original Short Screenplay Winner

ONLY ONE NIGHT
actor/assistant producer
(13 minutes; 2015; Stamford, CT; Norwalk, CT)
Sacred Heart University Thesis Film
directed by Stephen Emerick

KELLY
story editor/production assistant
(6 minutes; 2015; Floral Park, NY; Greenwich, CT)
Sacred Heart University Thesis Film
directed by Jaclyn Rogers

ONE HELL OF A LAWYER
executive producer
(11 minutes; 2015; Stamford, CT)
Sacred Heart University Thesis Film
directed by Cassie Ochoa

FILM SCHOOL
actor/co-director
(10 minutes; 2015; Stamford, CT)
Sacred Heart University Thesis Film
directed by Sean Whelan

EDITING WORK

Carla Duval Acting Reel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiOo5FYtmFU
Veterans at Sacred Heart
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zca9O1u6suc

??References available upon request