Amanda Van der Meulen Projects
Description of Projects:
Purple Dreams - Promo for documentary. First full performance for any highschool in the country. Followed 30 students over the course of 3 months from auditions, rehearsals, to performance. During shooting I was primarily sound…
Description of Projects:
Purple Dreams - Promo for documentary. First full performance for any highschool in the country. Followed 30 students over the course of 3 months from auditions, rehearsals, to performance. During shooting I was primarily sound recordist and occasionally 2nd unit camera. After shooting I was in charge of media management and cutting the promo. Producers are working on distributing this documentary to PBS. The promo was created for additional funding for the documentary.
Art of GreyHawk - Internal film to promote the GreyHawk Films to potential clients. I was responsible for researching the archived media for the film and assembled for the company's website and DVD distribution to clients.
Charlotte Chamber - A marketing film to present the city of Charlotte to the world. To attract businesses, families, and visitors to a growing southern metropolis. I worked as sound recordist, production assistant, and editor.
Freedom Schools - Non-profit national organization. The video was shown at luncheon to raise funds for the program. I worked as sound recordist, grip, camera assistant, make up, and editor.
Seminar For Tomorrow's Leaders - Sponsored and Hosted by Rotary District 7680, this program helps high school students learn what it takes to be a leader. Through out four days they participate in group activities, games, and time in the classroom. After purchasing my 7D, I shot this project solo and edited the video for the students closing ceremony on their last day of the program.
Createathon - A 24-hour, work-around the clock creative blitz during which marketing, advertising and public relations firms provide nonprofit marketing services on a pro bono basis. We captured the process and final of their outcome as well as presenting them with a video of their work. I worked as sound recordist and editor.
Catawba Lands Conservancy - Organization that helps preserve the land from destructive develop. I worked as media manager and assistant editor. As the assistant editor I developed the original story and feel for the video.
Thompson Child & Family Focus - Children's home who takes in orphans and troubled children. The video focuses on the story of a two adolescences who were apart of a year long program at their facility. In the film we learn about their success at Thompson and overcoming their psychological and emotional issues. I worked as ound recordist, make up, and editor.
BB&T - Training video for bank associates. Worked as camera assistant, sound recordist, make up, and assistant editor.
Carolina's Healthcare System : One Belief/One System- Video to kick off Carolina's Healthcare System's new brand. Testimonial of a hospital personal saved the person's life through the hospital's system and practice. I worked as sound recordist and editor.
Light Factory - Film for a photography and film museum that was trying to attract new members. Worked as grip and editor.
Massanutten Trip - This video was shot with a GoPro during a weekend of snowboarding with friends. I edited the video for fun and to share with friends.
State of Mind – Music video for KOC Records. I was given the footage and edited the video.
Catawba Valley Medical Center Historical Film – Historical documentary on the hospital's orgins, personal, that created an award winning hospital or nationally recognized hospital in western NC. Worked as sound recordist and editor.
Anthony Foxx- Campaign web video. Young attorney with political assporations is followed by a film crew as he campaigns for the office as major. The film captures his intentions and dreams for the city he grew up in. I edited the video.
William Heard – Promotional film to find funding for documentary. Film about a young man who took up painting after an accident left him a quadriplegic. This video is the first video I edited at GreyHawk Films.
CJOSMILES - A film to promote a young woman's water fitness class. I shot, directed, produced, and edited the project.