General Information University address: College of Motion Picture Arts
College of Motion Picture Arts
University Center Building A5100
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-2350
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Professional Preparation 1976 Non Degree Awarded, New School for Social Research. Major: Psychology.
1974 Bachelor of Arts, Hofstra University. Major: Psychology.
Professional Experience 2017–present Teaching Faculty III, College of Motion Picture Arts, Florida State University.
2007–present Executive Director, The Torchlight Program, Florida State University. Offer coursework in a variety of areas, including film financing, distribution and marketing. Oversee Feature Films presented at various film festivals and events by Torchlight interning students. Co-create and produce various events at FSU. As of 2016, hosted over 475 interns at TLC.
2007–present President, The Red Hills Motion Picture Releasing Company, LLC. Independent Motion Picture consulting, marking, publicity and distribution company that markets independent narrative and documentary feature films.
2014–2017 Teaching Faculty II, College of Motion Picture Arts, Florida State University.
2007–2014 Associate In Film/Filmmaker in Residence, College of Motion Picture Arts, Florida State University. Course instruction in the marketing, exhibition and distribution of motion pictures.
2001–2007 Co-Founder/CEO/President, Manhattan Pictures, International.
1997–2007 Assistant in Film/Filmmaker in Residence, College of Motion Picture Arts, Florida State University. Course instruction in the marketing, exhibition and distribution of motion pictures.
1996–2001 Co-Founder/CEO, Next Millenium Entertainment Corporation. Motion picture distribution and production company.
1997–2000 Co-Founder/CEO/President, Statosphere Entertainment LLC. Motion Picture Distribution & Production Company.
1996–1997 Filmmaker in Residence, College of Motion Picture Arts, Florida State University. Courses included production of independent films, history of film, aesthetics of film and marketing and exhibition.
1996 Director of Marketing & Operations, Palm Beach International Film Festival. Created festival plan during inaugural year.
1994–1996 Adjunct Professor, Miami Dade Community College. Course instruction including history of film, producing motion pictures, careers in film and motion picture distribution and marketing.
1989–1994 Founder/CEO and President, Aries Film Releasing. Motion picture distribution company specializing in the acquisition, marketing and release of independently produced foreign and domestic theatrical films for the US and North American territory in all media.
1985–1986 Co-Founder/President/Executive Producer, Moonbeam Productions.
1976–1984 President and CEO, Analysis Film Releasing. Independent Film Distributor singularly responsible for release of Mephisto, the 1981 Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Language Film.
1974–1976 Counselor, Crisis Intervention, Boce Department of Special Education.