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SATALLITE TV NETWORK, NY, NY Freelance Camera/Editor working on feature stories and breaking news covering North America. November, 2015- present.
Freelance Camera for live webcasts working for high profile clients which include Google/YouTube and Facebook. July 2013-present.
Camera group, NY, NY Freelance Camera for clients which include, Discovery Canada, BBC, BBC Scotland, Channel 3 (UK), MSNBC Europe, Diagio, Blackberry and HSBC. June 2010 – Present.
Camera group, NY, NY Freelance Camera for clients which include; Harpo Productions (The Opera Winfrey Show), ABC Family Channel (Weekly Catholic Mass Broadcast) numerous corporate clients. Feb. 2009- present.
Camera group NY, NY Freelance Camera for clients which include; Bloomberg Television, Al Hurra TV, Univision, Planned Parenthood, Pie Town Productions (Episodes of House Hunters) among others. Feb. 06’- present.
German public national TV network, Freelance Camera.Working for the NYC & Washington DC offices shooting breaking news and long format feature stories.“Weltreisen” feature stories include: Healthcare story in Port Arthur Texas, Texas draught, illegal child labor in agriculture, US Northwest natural resources, Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico and US presidential primaries and elections 2008. June 06’ – present.
German public national TV network, Freelance Camera. Working for New York & Washington DC office.
THE WORKING GROUP
Documentary Production Company, Oakland, CA.Camera, Not In Our Town: Light In The Darkness- Credit: Principle Photography/Field Producer, PBS Airdate of Sept. 21, 2011. A nonfiction television program which profiles a community that has been forced to face hate crimes in their towns. This is the third installment in this award-winning public television series which identifies new challenges in the fight against hate. The programs provide a message of hope and delivers a blueprint for community action. Nov. 2008 – Nov. 2010. The Fire Next Time (Documentary) Aired nationally July 12, 2005 on PBS. Camera. TFNT is about conflicts in Kalispell, Mt., a small community wrestling with land use issues and social intolerance. Shooting over two years. April, 02’-August, 04’. Camera on other documentaries including two projects on location, one in Ukraine and another in Nogales, AZ in 07’.
NY, NY, Camera- Brainwashed, one off show for Discovery Channel about Hypnotism. August 2012 Who Knew. TV show explains how things are made. National Geographic Channel. May 2008-present.
Realty TV Prod. LA, CA, Camera work on season 1 and 2 for Realty TV show Mary Mary, about a gospel group. Show airs on WE TV Network. May-Aug 2012.
Japanese TV Network. Staff News Camera, May 2004 August 2005, Freelancer 2005-2012. Covering breaking news and international news events throughout North and South America.
BRIAN DENTZ AND ASSOCIATES
Documentary Production Company Brooklyn, NY Producer / Camera. Duello De Caballetes (Dueling Easels) 52 minute documentary shot in Spain, 2007. The Fanatics, reality TV show pilot for Australian TV, shot in Pamplona and Valencia, Spain, June 2007. Locq Energy Industries, Industrial shot in France for Barrington Media based in LA, USA. Promotional video for the Intercontinental Hotel, Murcia, Spain, Feb. 2007. Street Pitch. A 30 minute verite doc. about a cultish sales force which sells hair salon promotions on the streets of Manhattan. Aired on NY’s Metro Channel. Completed Feb. 2001. Numerous documentary style industrials for clients which include PepsiCo., Rockrose Development Corp., Battery Park City Authority, and The Queens Museum of Art.
NY, NY- Camera On The Road, A food Show hosted by Mark Bittman, aired nationally on PBS, shot in The UK, Spain and Italy May and June 2006.
Documentary Production Company NY, NY Producer / Camera, The Durban Project a documentary which examines the relevance of the UN in the 21st Century through the prism of the Durban Process. Shooting for two weeks at the UN Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland during the Durban Review. April 2009. Producer / Camera, Reebok Human Rights Awards 2003. Two 3 minute videos featuring two human rights activists both living in Africa. One lives in rebel occupied Democratic Republic of Congo, the other in Sierre Leone. Shot on location, Feb. 2003. Line Producer / Camera, The Making and Meaning of “We Are Family”. A 64 minute documentary about a celebrity remake of a song to benefit victims of the Sept. 11 attacks. Screened at Sundance 2002, theatrically at The Screening Room, NYC March 2002, nationally broadcast Sept 11, 2002. Producer / Camera, For Hope We Live. A 17 minute educational UNDP video about AIDS. Shot in Swaziland, Africa. August 2001. Producer / Camera, FALUN GONG’S CHALLENGE TO CHINA. A 56 minute documentary aired on WNET (PBS-NYC) featuring a Chinese spiritual group which was outlawed and demonized by the Chinese Communist Party. Oct. 2000.
Camera group NY, NY Camera for clients which include; NBC-Dateline, CBS News (national), Comedy Central -The Daily Show, ABC-The View & APTV among others. Jan. 2002 – Jan. 2012.
Camera group, NY, NY Camera for clients which include; 60 Minutes, PBS’ News Hour, HD Net among others. Jan. 02’ – present.
STARS & STRIPES MEDIA
Reality TV, NY, NY Producer/Camera, Manhunters: FugitiveTask Force. U.S. Marshals pursue and capture fugitives from the law, A&E. Feb. & March 2008.
EATON CREATIVE INC
Reality TV, Maryland – Camera, Cowboy 101 Thirteen episode series for the Outdoor Life Network about a college rodeo team shot on location in Texas. Sept., Oct & Nov. 2003.
Reality TV NY, NY Video Journalist, TX -28 Days In Rehab, 10 people enter drug rehab in New Jersey. VH1, Jan. 2003. MIAMI, firefighters, paramedics and a repo man in Miami. Travel Network. June 2001.
Reality TV NY, NY – Video Journalist, THE CRITICAL HOUR. EMS and doctors try to save lives in an emergency room in a New Orleans hospital. Travel Channel. July 2002. POLICE FORCE. Phoenix, AZ homicide detectives solve murders. Aired on TLC. Nov. 2000
- ENTERPRISE-JOURNAL – McComb, MS – Staff newspaper reporter for daily newspaper in southwest Mississippi. Beats included city government and police. August 98 – January 99.
- CHELSEA CLINTON NEWS / THE WESTSIDER. NY, NY – Freelance newspaper reporter for two weekly newspapers, writing feature and news stories covering the West Side of Manhattan. April 94 – July 98.
- PRATT INSTITUE – Classes in web development, 2009.
- SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS, NY, NY. 1991 Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Winner of thesis film editing award.
- SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, Syracuse, NY. Sept. 1986 – May 1987. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Skills / Qualifications
- Experience shooting with a variety of cameras including; XD-CAM, P2, GoPro, Canon 5D, C-300 & Sony FS7. Editing skills include Adobe Premier. Fluent Spanish speaker.