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Emmy Award 2003
Paul McCartney’s Back In The U.S.: Nominated for “Outstanding Multi-Camera Picture Editing For a Miniseries, Movie or Special”
Toronto International Film Festival 1996
Dog Run: Selected “Top Ten” screening
Austin Film Festival 1996
Dog Run: Winner, “Best Narrative Feature Film”
Prism Award 2002
Dog Run: “In recognition of an outstanding creative contribution that demonstrates the entertainment industry’s sincere efforts to accurately depict substance use and addiction in a theatrical feature film.”
Editor, Motion Designer, CTO, Head of West Coast Operations
Producer, Editor, Motion Designer
Designed live show backdrop graphics for Carrie Underwood and Shania Twain concert tours.
Supervising Editor, Lead Designer & Compositor
Co-Founder, Producer, Director, Creative Director, Editor, Motion Designer
Ran a successful post-production & design company. Handled marketing, trailers, corporate identity, and web design for film studios, distributors, and production companies, including Universal, Wheelhouse Creative, Hybrid Films (producers of A&E’s Dog the Bounty Hunter and Parking Wars).
Supervising Editor, Post-Production Supervisor
Back In The USA: Emmy nominated 2-hour TV concert documentary for ABC about Paul McCartney’s US Tour
Editor, Co-Director, Co-Producer, Effects Artist
“My Abyss”: Full-length documentary about scuba diving and the Great Pyramids. Directed crews of 6–8 in locations across Egypt, Israel, and the US.
Editor, Effects Artist
Clients included: L’Oréal, Pepsi, Coach, Rockstar Games, The Rolling Stones, Tommy Hilfiger, Martin Scorsese
Writer, Producer, Director, Editor
Dog Run: Feature-length film, international theatrical release Oct 2001. Winner of numerous international film festival awards
Editor & Motion Graphicsfor movie trailers
Where Are They Now? Celebrity profile series
Commercials for US Marine Corps and Ford Motors
Senior Editor, Designer
Various media-relations & industrial projects for Microsoft, AT&T
Worked as a designer & editor in the Typography Department, focused exclusively on text in all print media campaigns for the agency.
Taught advanced editing (Avid & FCP) and Motion Graphics (After Effects) to individuals, small classes (5–15), and via webinar.
Senior Editor, AnimatorEdited and created graphics for over 200 videos in various formats for one of the first online video content networks, including:
Profiles: Portia Di Rossi, Tommy Hilfiger, Glamour Magazine’s Women Of The Year, Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin, BBMak, Bela Fleck, Delbert Mcclinton, Michael Bolton, Rinocerose, Robert Bradley, Shane Minor, The Corrs
Travel: Miami, Havana, New York, Orlando, Vienna
Reality: Blind Date, Boyfriends, Heartbreak, Off To School, Posse Of Ten, Sisterhood, Sorority Girls,
Interviews: Elizabeth Hurley, Gwyneth Paltrow/Ben Affleck, Richard Gere, Samuel L. Jackson, Will Smith, Dalai Lama, Frank McCourt, Jackie Collins, James Patterson, Mark Danielewski, Mary Higgins Clark, Neil Simon, Tony Hawk, Al Roker, Deepak Chopra, Helen Gurley Brown, Lesley Stahl, Linda Ellerbee, Nancy Snyderman
Behind-the-Scenes: Almost Famous, Bedazzled, Remember The Titans
Music Performance: The Allman Brothers, Diana Ross, The Corrs, Ringo Starr
Science/Adventure: Botany Bay, In The Desert, Inside The FBI, Kennedy Space Center, USS Intrepid, USS Seawolf
Video Game Reviews: Gamers’ Republic
Urban Adventures: Hot Air Balloon Ride, Jazz Dancing, Rock Wall Climbing, Skateboarding, Skydiving, Swing Dancing, Telluride Gliding
Children: Making A Puppet, Making Of Rugrats In Paris, Be A Britney, Be An Actor, Space Camp, Harry Potter Mania, If You Give A Mouse A Cookie, Amelia Bloomer, Eddie Coker, Harry Potter, Making Chocolate, NY Is Book Country
Designed ad campaigns for one of Israel’s top ad agencies, across all print media, including billboards, magazines, and direct mail. Coordinated transition to computer-based design. Integrated Apple computers into agency workflow.
Summary and reel of cinematography work available upon request
New York University: Tisch School of the Arts
BFA in Film/Television; Minor in Computer Science
Won several awards for cinematography
Tel Aviv University: School of Film and Television
Cinematographer of several films