Night images taken at the decommisioned Mare Island naval shipyard near Vallejo, California.
CO-CREATOR / WRITER / DP / EDITOR
A web series examining the nature and impact of service. Co-creator Ben Hess and I developed the idea, created the trailer and a pilot episode on spec. We eventually sold the content to Volunteer Match in San Francisco.
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR / EDITOR
In celebration of Banned Book Week, this short video was created by the Cinematography class I formerly taught at California State University, Monterey Bay. Students began by shooting stills of possible compositions which informed our shot list. Production was done within a three hour window and I later edited and color graded the project to bring it to completion.
Last Flight Home is a feature length film produced by the non-profit group, Bent Prop. Every year, the Bent Prop team led by Dr. Pat Scannon, travel to the archipelago of Palau in search of downed aircraft and MIAs from World War II. This excerpt features Tommy Doyle whose father had been missing since his B-52 was shot down in 1944.
Visit bentprop.org to learn more.
First in a series of films exploring the use of split screen to create alternative locations. Seesick was shot on an "older" iPhone in South Lake Tahoe.
CO-DIRECTOR / DP / EDITOR
lesbianfilm follows three eager members of the "lesbian film collective" as they try to secure funding for the feature-length film entitled, lesbianfilm. lesbianfilm (the short, not the feature-length film), screened at numerous international and national film festivals and was later acquired by the Sundance Channel for broadcast.