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Filmmaker - Director Resume

James W. Hawk

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2017

- "ESQUIRE" - Official Selection of the FLY Film Festival
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "FAILURE" - short film
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "FAILURE - theatrical trailer" - short film
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "ALEPH TO TAW - abreger" - Semi-finalist at the NanoCon
    International Science-Fiction Film Festival.
     - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Newspaper Story: "Cheshire's Hawk Proving It's Never Too Late To    Chase A Dream"
    - (Cheshire Herald USA) 16 March 2017, by: John Rook

- "Winter Shadows Morphing" - time-lapse experimental short film.
     - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Film Forum on the Lake Festival held a screening for four of my
    films.

- "LIFE'S JOURNEY" - Listed on IMDb
    - Wrote, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Article: "ESQUIRE Teaser Receives Warm Reception"
    - BuzzFeed (USA) 24 February 2017, by: James W. Hawk

- Article: "OHIO SCREENING: James W. Hawk"
    - New Haven Register (USA) 19 February 2017, pg. 6 E and 7E,
     by: Joe Armarante

- Article: "OldMan Hawk Film And HawkFilme Invited To Screen Four
    Films At Film Festival"
    - BuzzFeed (USA) 18 February 2017, by: James W. Hawk.

- Article: "DEXTER TV Series Producer Gives Author Of New Short
    Story A FIVE STAR Review"
    - BuzzFeed (USA) 5 February 2017, by: James W. Hawk

- Article: "Connecticut filmmaker's works returns to his roots"
    - Ashtabula Wave (USA) 30 January 2017, pg. 1 and 2,
l     by: Carl Feathers

- Published my second sci-fi short story, WILLARD'S FUNDAMENTAL FORCE
   on Amazon / Kindle.

2016

- Published my first sci-fi short story, TO beta-VANVERDEN AND BACK
   on Amazon / Kindle.

- By the end of the year www.metacafe.com and had 250,000+
   views.

- Several of my fiIms and trailers were posted on
   www.metacafe.com andhad over 125,000 views within ten weeks.

- QFS (Quinnipiac University) held a screening for my films.

- Several of my fiIms and trailers were posted on
   www.metacafe.com and had over 50,000 views within a month.

- "WONDERFUL WORLD?" was listed on IMDb.
- Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- I was approached to direct a $5 million budget feature,
   but I turned it down.

- "THE SATURN MISSION" - short film
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "The British Legend...Trevor Tanner - Live". 
    Performed by Trevor Tanner
  - Wrote, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "And Yet It Moves" - trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "And Yet It Moves" - animation short film
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "ESQUIRE" - trailer #1
  - Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "ESQUIRE" - short film
  - Produced, Edited and Directed.

2015

- "BANG BANG" - music video
  - Actor: British mobster.

- "THE MISSION TO SATURN" - short screenplay
  - Wrote

- "Dare to be Different - Number 1 - Doritos Crash the Super Bowl 10 Contest" - commercial.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "Dare to be Different - Number 2 - Doritos Crash the Super Bowl 10 Contest" - commercial.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "JAMES W. HAWK FILMOGRAPHY SERIES PARTS 1 - 6"
  - compilation
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "FILM RULEZ" - television series pilot
  - Executive Producer and Floor Director.

- "MY FATHER'S SON" - short filme
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "MY FATHER'S SON" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "Cox Communications" - Commercial
  - Actor: on screen director.

- "THE UNFORGIVEN" - short film
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "THE UNFORGIVEN" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "DOCTOR DO-RONG" - short filme
  - Produced, Written, Edited and Directed.

- "DOCTOR DO-RONG" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "INTRUSION" - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- "THE CONVERSATION" - short screenplay
  - Wrote

- " Eaten By The Sea - Experimental MusicFilme". 
    Performed by Trevor Tanner
  - Wrote, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "LIFE'S JOURNEY ~ MVCU" - experimental short filme
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "LIFE'S JOURNEY ~ MVCU" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "LIFE'S JOURNEY ~ MVCU - e" - experimental short filme
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

2014

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - theatrical trailer reaches 5,000 
  views on YouTube.
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "Wonderful World?" -   Short animation.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "The Defender - Doritos Crash the Super Bowl 9 Contest" -
  commercial.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Hilma Falkowski - Actress' Demo Reel - 2014
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "J.A.G." - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- "Confluence" - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- "CONFLUENCE" update - video storyboard of first two pages.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Attended Paul Melluzo lecture at Quinnipiac University.

- "A.G. - C.R." - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- Received a testimonial from John Michaels complimenting my
  work.
  Filmmaker for RALPH TALK,   HIRE A LIAR, IT'S BEEN DONE and
  AZTEC TWO STEP 15TH   ANNIVERSARY
  Director: 100+ commercials including DOVE, FOXWOODS,
  GILLETTE and many more.

- "Synchronicity" - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- "East Cleveland" - feature screenplay
  - Wrote

- Attended Brian O'Hare ("The Devil's Dosh" producer)
  lecture at Quinnipiac University.

- "Shadows on New Fallen Snow" - time-lapse short filme
  experiment.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- " Eaten By The Sea - MusicFilm - redux - trailer".
  - Wrote, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- " Eaten By The Sea - MusicFilm - redux". 
  Performed by Trevor Tanner
  - Wrote, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "MVCU" - experimental short filme
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "MVCUe" - experimental short filme
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

2013

- Received a testimonial from Jan Harlan (executive producer for
  Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg) praising my musicfilme  
  "Eaten By The Sea - director's cut - redux".

- Received a testimonial from Jan Harlan (executive producer for
  Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg) praising my filmes "Eeny,
  Meeny, Miny, MOE...", "Ethan", "Aleph to Taw - abreger",
  "Our World Order", and my video storyboard for"CONFLUENCE".

- Attended David Magee (Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" screenwriter)
  lecture at Quinnipiac University.

- "A Night in the Park" - short screenplay
  - Wrote

- "Purpose" - short story
  - Wrote

- "Sharing - Doritos Crash the Super Bowl 8 Contest" -
  commercial.
  - Written, Produced, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "New Twist Technology" - short industrial promotional filme.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Kickstarter promo film for "Esquire"
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Rods?, Bugs? or Birds?" - short documentary
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." In distribution.
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "Protestors" - short film
  - stand in

- "Ethan - director's cut" Official Selection of the Hyart Film
  Festival.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE... - director's cut" Official Selection of
  the Hyart Film Festival.
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "Going Home" - Official Selection of the Hoboken Int'l Film
  Festival
  - Produced, UPM, Still Photographer and Media Specialist.

- Received IMDb credit for "Film Crew Training Program".
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Received an unsolicited invitation from Fox Searchlight to submit
  one of my feature film scripts for their consideration.
  - Written

- "CONFLUENCE" - video storyboard of first two pages.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "Aleph to Taw - abreger".
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Aleph to Taw - abreger" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- Attended ASU - Juno Creative Team Teleconference (8 hours) at
  Quinnipiac University
.

- "Film Crew Training Program" - theatrical trailer.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited, Graphics and Directed.

- "Demo Reel for James W. Hawk - filmmaker - 2013"
  - Produced, Wrote, Edited and Directed.

2012

- Received IMDb credit for "Local Commercial".
  - Documentarian (DP and Directed the "behind the scenes").

- "Old School Roadster on a Budget - redux" screened on a
  local cable station.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - Official Selection screened at the
  Brass City Film and Music Festival.
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "Ethan" Official Selection screened at the Brass City Film and
  Music Festival.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - Distributor expresses interest in a   distribution deal.
    - Produced, Wrote, Edited and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "Eaten by the Sea".
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "State of the Nation" - Music Film with Christine "Nina" Martinez
  Actor: Kidnapper car driver and thug.

- "Going Home" - Official Selection screened at the Litchfield Hills
  Film Festival
  - Produced, UPM, Still Photographer and Media Specialist.

- "Local Commercial" produced by The Connecticut Film Industry   Training Program - documentarian.

- "The Assassin" - short screenplay
  - Wrote

- "Our World Order - Director's Cut - Redux" - short filme to pitch
  a feature film project
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Our World Order - Director's Cut - Redux" - theatrical trailer
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Chippy and Hoppy" - children's documentary
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - theatrical trailer
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "Rising Star".
  - Asset Graphic Artist.

- "Helen" - Short Film
  - Actor: Daniel (janitor).

- Greg Nutcher's National Bank Audition Tape
  - Produced, Edited and Directed.

- Hilma Falkowski - Actress' Demo Reel - 2012
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "U.S. Route 1 - ME".
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Greg Nutcher's Actor's Demo Reel - 2012
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "Ethan" - theatrical trailer
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "U.S. Route 1 - ME" - theatrical trailer
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- Demo Reel for James W. Hawk - filmmaker - 2012
  - Produced, Wrote, Edited and Directed.

2011

- Received IMDb credit for "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE...".
  - Actor, Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "Ethan".
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Private screening of "Ethan", "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." and
  "Going Home" at the Strand Theater in Seymour, Connecticut
  for more than 100 people.

- Attended Spike Lee lecture at Quinnipiac University.

- Received IMDb credit for "Going Home"
  - Produced, UPM, Still Photographer and DIT.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - Official Selection screened at the
  Silk City Flick Fest.

- "Ethan" Official Selection screened at the Silk City Flick Fest.

- Received IMDb credit for "A-1 Quality Entertainment"
  Documentarian.

- Attended "Writing and Producing Media" at Quinnipiac University.

- Greg Nutcher's Commercial Demo Reel
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- Guest on the set of The Wedding starring Robert De Niro, Robin   Williams, Sigourney Weaver, Amanda Seyfried, Ben Barnes and
  more. Directed by Justin Zackham.

- "Connecticut Film Industry Training Program"- cinema verite
  - Produced, Wrote, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "A1 Quality Entertainment" produced by The Connecticut Film
  Industry Training Program" - documentarian.

- "Going Home" - short filme
  - Produced, UPM, Still Photographer and DIT.

- Demo Reel for James W. Hawk - filmmaker - 2011
  - Produced, Wrote, Edited and Directed.

- "Leave" - short screenplay
  - Wrote

- Received IMDb credit for "To Dye For".

- Kickstarter promo film for "Going Home"
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Attended "Spike Lee - Independant Filmmaker" class at
  Quinnipiac University
.

- Asset Graphic Artist for "Rising Star".

- Asset Graphic Artist for the Quinnipiac Connecticut Film Industry   Training Program film, "TO DYE FOR" written by Marty Lang and
  directed by Richard Dobbs of Law and Order - SVU.

- "Aleph to Taw: Part 4" trailer
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

2010

- "Ethan" - short filme
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Associate Producer for the Quinnipiac Connecticut Film Industry   Training Program film, "TO DYE FOR" written by Marty Lang
  and directed by Richard Dobbs of Law and Order - SVU.

- Party goer and sleeping man on couch for the Quinnipiac
  Connecticut Film Industry Training Program film, "TO DYE FOR"
  written by Marty Lang and directed by Richard Dobbs of
  Law and Order - SVU.

- Received IMDb credit for "Aleph to Taw: Part 4". 
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Attended "Senior Seminar - the study of American Independant   Filmmakers" at Quinnipiac University.

- "Coastal Maine Montage" - cinema verite
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - short filme
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "Aleph to Taw: Part 4" - short filme pitch for a feature film
  project
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Connecticut Film Festival - 10 - "Microbudget Film" panelist.

- HawkMedia Studios becomes a Limited Liability Company (LLC).

- Attended "Senior Seminar - the study of Alfred Hitchcock's and
  Francis Ford Coppola's films" at Quinnipiac University.

- "Research Update for Schick - Wilkinson Sword - Energizer"
  - corporate video presentation - Directed and Edited.

- "Best Screenplay" short screenplay.

2009

- Received IMDb credit for "Our World Order". 
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Created HawkFilme website to focus on filmmaking.

- Received IMDb credit for "The Making of TIME'S UP".

- Greg Nutcher's Demo Reel
  - Produced, Graphics, Edited and Directed.

- "OtheR-WorldlY" - DORITOS Super Bowl ad contest
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- Received IMDb credit for "TIME'S UP".

- "Our World Order - Director's Cut" screened at the
  Silk City Flick Fest.

- "The Making of TIME'S UP" screened at the Silk City Flick Fest.

- "Eaten By The Sea - MusicFilme - Performed by Trevor Tanner"
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Reconstructed HawkMedia Studios website (version 3).

- Attended Advanced Scriptwriting course at Quinnipiac University.

- Attended two courses at Middlesex Community College.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4 - Director's Cut - Redux"
  - teaser short filme for a feature film
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4 - Director's Cut - Redux
  - Behind the Scenes" - website
  - Written, Developed and Produced.

- Established Facebook page.

- Expanded "CONFLUENCE" to a full feature script.

- "Our World Order - Director's Cut" - teaser short filme for
  a feature film.
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Designed the logo for the Middlesex Arts and Media Festival.

- Associate Producer for the Quinnipiac University
  Connecticut Film Industry Training Program film,
  "TIME'S UP"written by Marty Lang and
   Directed by Richard Dobbs of Law and Order - SVU.

- Voice over for Drew Marks for the Quinnipiac University
  Connecticut Film Industry Training Program film, "TIME'S UP"
  written by Marty Lang and directed by Richard Dobbs
  of Law and Order - SVU.

- "The Making of TIME'S UP", the behind-the-scenes filme of the   Quinnipiac University Connecticut Film Industry Training
  Program film project.
  - Directed, Produced, Wrote, DP and Edited.

- "CONFLUENCE - Opening Credits"
  - teaser short filme for a feature
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Cuniunctio" short screenplay.

- Received IMDb credit for Gamers.

- Attended Eve Honthaner seminar at Quinnipiac University,
  "What They Don't Teach You in Film School".

- Shot red carpet for FIM (Film Industry Mixer) in Danbury.

- Invited to show three of my filmes at the Norwalk Party in the   Park/Tunnel of Film.

2008

- Attended Connecticut Film Industry Training Program for
  Props/Set Dressing at Quinnipiac University.

- Attended Connecticut Film Industry Training Program for
  Lighting/Grip at Middlesex Community College.

- "Eaten By The Sea - a MusicFilme - Video Storyboard"
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Developed.

- "The British Legend - Trevor Tanner - Live" - music video
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Attended Scriptwriting MEP 372 course at Quinnipiac University.

- Attended "Media Aesthetics", "Video Production" and
  "Digital Arts" courses at Middlesex Community College.

- "Gamers" - short film - actor walk on "professor".

- "Confluence" - short screenplay.

- "The Final Revelation" - short film - actor "Father Joseph."

- "Our World Order" - teaser short filme for a feature
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Photo Journal - Our World Order - Behind the Scenes"
  - cinema verite
  - Written, Produced, Edited and Directed.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4 - Director's Cut"
  - teaser short filme for a feature
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4 - Director's Cut - Behind the Scenes" -   website
  - Written, Produced and Developed.

2007

- "Big Ten Inch - A Tribute to Aerosmith - Live" - music video
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Big Ten Inch - Live Demo" - music demo
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Big Ten Inch - Live at J.T.'s" - music video
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Attended Web Design course at Middlesex Community College.

- Reconstructed HawkMedia Studios website (version 2).

- "Vibe - Journey to the Center" - documentary  
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Dayna and Vincent Wedding Reception
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Anatomy of a Sailboat" - cinema verite
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "The Wrapper - A Semi- Automatic Stretchwrap Machine"
  - industrial promo and instructional video
  - Produced, DP, Edited and Directed. - unfinished.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4" - teaser short filme for a feature
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Alpha to Omega: Part 4 - Behind the Scenes" - website
  - Written, Produced and Developed.

- "Abigail White Presents: Interview with James W. Hawk
  - Connecticut Independant Filmmaker -
  about Alpha to Omega: Part 4"
  - Television Interview - Guest and program editor.

2006

- "Old School Roadster on a Budget" - two hour cinema verite
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- "Determination with Drive" (film contest)
  - Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- DORITOS Super Bowl 2007 Television Commercial (film contest)
  Written, Produced, DP, Edited and Directed.

- Attended Cox Communications studio equipment training
  program.

- Created HawkFilme.

- Started HawkMedia Studios website (version 1).

2005

- Mary and Jimmy Wedding and Reception
  - Produced, DP and Edited.

- Jeanette and Steven Wedding and Reception
  - Produced, DP and Edited.

- Created HawkMedia Studios.

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