William Troup Wood 4758 Hinman, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755 email@example.com, Cell: 720-231-7931 Education Dartmouth College, Hanover NH June 2014 BA in English, modified with Philosophy; Film Minor GPA: 3.6/4.0 Coursework Included: Dramatic Story Telling, Documentary Filmmaking, Creative Writing, Effective Leadership, Screen Writing, Psychology, Literary Criticism Theory, Philosophy, Spanish, and Sociology classes.
Job Experience Pavé Life, Video Marketing Manager • Produced web series on music venues and artists in NY area to promote Pavé Life on media platforms. • Coordinated, interviewed, filmed, edited, and produced promotional videos for Pavé Life.
Serac Adventure Films, Production Intern, Boulder, CO • Crafted stories for short films, used cameras and software, marketed films. • Created professional short videos for companies such as Redbull and Zacuto. • Production assistant on outdoor adventure shoots and interviews in Colorado and Peru.
Boulder International Film Festival, Youth Outreach Coordinator, Boulder, CO 2008- 2010 • Served on the Youth Advisory Council to select films, plan events, and engage teens’ interest in cinema. • Organized film screening events throughout the year for local teens. • Helped organize and introduce films for the Boulder International Film Festival, 2010 Zidisha, Video Editing Intern, Hanover, NH • Created short commercials for a microfinance organization.
Dartmouth Freshman Trips Upperclassman Leader • Led ten freshmen through the NH wilderness for a week. • Gained valuable group dynamic, leadership, and communication instruction and experience. President of Dartmouth Arts and Entertainment Network • Organized events to connect students with alumni in the entertainment industry. • Helped run and organize the network group with Google Docs and email systems. Dartmouth Television (DarTV) • Created concepts for a small-scale television show and wrote script segments. • Worked as a video journalist. • Wrote, filmed, and edited for a television broadcast. Social Chairman of Alpha Chi Alpha Fraternity, Dartmouth College • Organized and promoted campus-wide events and parties. • Worked with an 8,000 dollar budget to plan over 100 events over a term. Jack-O-lantern (Humor publication at Dartmouth College). • Wrote articles on a deadline for publication.
My videos include: three award winning short films, a series of music videos, an outdoor adventure film, and a commercial for The Loft, a teen nightclub in Boulder, CO. • Worked with clients such as YoungCuts Inc. to create videos they needed on a deadline. • Wrote, directed, shot, edited and produced videos for festivals, bands, and businesses.
Awards Best U.S. Documentary – The Lovett School Film Festival. Citation for Excellence – Handmade Cinema, Dartmouth College.
Technical Skills -Final Cut Pro -Final Draft -Photoshop -After Effects -Facebook/Twitter/Blogging/LinkedIn
My online portfolio (“Mon Portefeuille”): http://www.behance.net/troup Please email me to request a writing sample, I’m happy to send one!
Fall 2010 Spring 2011