Resume

Andrew Sherwood, Freelance Filmmaker

http://andrew-sherwood.com   (732) 614-9762   andrew.sherwood200@gmail.com

EDUCATION:

Ithaca College Class of 2010: Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, in Cinema and Photography, Cinema Production Concentration, History minor

  • Advanced Cinema Production (ACP) Directing- Optional advanced class featuring exercises in Meisner Technique and scene work with Theatre students

WRITING PROJECTS:

  • 2016-Present: Writer, SciShow Space
  • 2011-Present: andrew-sherwood.com-Writer, Administrator
    Short essays on filmmaking, technology, and other interesting things
  • 2015-Present: Bone Hunters-Writer
    In progress feature-length screenplay, adventure comedy
  • 2014-2015: I Am Not James Foster Kaplan-Writer
    Five part miniseries, science fiction/political thriller
  • 2012: Afghanestern-Writer
    Feature-length screenplay, western. Finalist in 2013 New York and Garden State Screenplay Contests
  • 2009: The Awesome Adventures of Captain Dishdrainer-Writer
    Feature-length screenplay, children’s science ficiton adventure comedy

PRODUCTION PROJECTS:

  • 2015: BLAME-1st Assistant Director
    Independent feature film directed by Quinn Shephard
  • 2014: Til Dark-1st Assistant Director
    Short film directed by Quinn Shephard
  • 2013-2014: Freelance Audio Recording/Editing and Voice Over Talent
    Berlitz Custom Solutions
  • 2011: The Song-Assistant Director
    New York Film Academy Thesis project, directed by Emilio Frenk
  • 2010: The Great Fight-2nd Assistant Camera
    Feature film directed by Sherri Kauk, produced by Ken Del Vecchio
  • 2010: The Shadow Story-Script Supervisor
    Short film directed by Leah Chen Baker
  • 2009: Internships-Universal Pictures, Development Dept. and Kopelson Entertainment
  • 2007-2010: Park Portable Equipment Center and Services (PPECS) Staff

DIRECTING PROJECTS:

  • 2014: The Testimony of Erin J.-Writer-Director, Editor, Short film
    Official Selection at the 2014 Garden State Film Festival
  • 2010: Dirty Hands-Writer, director, co-producer
    15-minute Senior Thesis project, produced with Peter Srinivasan. Official Selection at 2010 Manalapan Independent Film Festival and 2011 Garden State Film Festival
  • 2008: Cinemetropolis-Writer, director, editor, producer
    Official Selection at 2010 Manalapan Independent Film Festival, nominated for Best Editing

EDITING PROJECTS:

  • 2015: Innocence Lost: Stories From Children of The Holocaust-Editor
    Short documentary directed by Alex Roberts, Winner: Best Documentary, Trinity Film Festival
  • 2014-2015: Monmouth University Admissions Dept. Promotional videographer and editor
  • 2012: The Last Smoker in America, “I Want to Call You the C-Word”-Editor
    Promotional video for Off-Broadway musical directed by Andy Sandberg
  • 2010: The Final Battle-Editor
    Full-length stage musical written and produced by Lena Gabrielle Weinstein and Mallory K. Vance

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • 2013-Present: Lead Video Instructor of children’s summer camps, Black Rocket
  • 2014: Filmmaking Instructor, Arts Middle School Program for Middlesex and Monmouth Counties
  • 2012-2014 Final Cut Pro and Screenwriting Instructor, Industry Film School

COMPUTER SKILLS:

  • Over 10 years’ experience in Final Cut Pro
  • Certified Avid User
  • Extensive experience in Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, Garage Band, Audacity, Motion and DaVinci Resolve

ACTIVITIES:

  • 2014-Present: The New Jersey Screenwriting Network
  • 2012- 2014: Colts Neck Community Band
  • 2010: IC Sinfonietta
  • 2006-2009: IC Campus Band, IC Trombone Troupe

ADDITIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • 2008, 2010: James B. Pendleton Cinematic Completion Awards for Dirty Hands and Cinemetropolis.
  • 2010: At the Manalapan Independent Film Festival, Dirty Hands nominated for Best Ensemble Cast, Cinemetropolis nominated for Best Art Direction, Editing, Cinematography, Best Picture, and won for Best Writing and Original Score.
  • 2006-2010: Dean’s Scholarship
  • 2007: Dean’s List

References available upon request.

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