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Non Sequitur

Kingdom Come




Wake Up 




Japanese Drummer



Ready or Not



Runner

Walmart Skate


The Glass Ceiling


The Brooklyn Project


Revisitation

Butter Pecan

The Hourglass on its Side


Back to Life

ImaginAsian TV


The Spanish Tragedy

Kingdom Come

Untitled

Pots and Pans

Linda & Jimmy

Red Apple 


Hiding Divya

Dry Clean Only

Take It or Leave It?

Get Free

SASA 2005

Satellite Wish


Kingdom Come

Mommy Deadest
RICH SONG

36-25 Union St. #7A, Flushing NY 11354 • 917.826.6746 • rich@insistentninja.com • www.insistentninja.commailto:rich@insistentninja.comhttp://www.insistentninja.comshapeimage_5_link_0shapeimage_5_link_1
PRODUCTION
            • 8+ years experience in freelance production work in New York City. Positions include
              director, writer, camera operator, assistant camera, sound recordist, boom operator, 
              grip, script supervisor, and production assistant.

            • Clients include ImaginAsian TV, 204 Productions, Burning Angel, Mercedes Benz
              Fashion Week, Greene Street Films, Ralph Macchio, radical@media, Snap Films,
              The Food Network, First Motionless Pictures, and 10TonTV.

EMPLOYMENT/ INTERNSHIPS
            New York Film Academy, NY, NY – Teaching Assistant
                          • Instructed middle and high school students on film and video shoots
                          • Assisted in office/equipment room and administrative duties

            Infocus II, Inc., NY, NY – Print Technician
                          • Provided printing service for Bates Worldwide Advertising Agency
                          • Performed maintenance of various color copy machines and 
                            Apple computers

            NYU Tisch Video Post, NY, NY – Teaching Assistant, Film-to-Tape Transfers
                          • Assisted video students with three-camera television studio production
                          • Provided technical support for students working in Avid non-linear 
                            editing suites
                          • Performed dubs and film-to-tape transfers for students and professors

             VH1, NY, NY – Intern
                          • Assisted associate producer on preproduction for “The Rock Show”
                          • Fulfilled clerical duties including answering phones, accessing tape
                            library, and transcribing interviews

            Double AA Films, NY, NY – Intern
                          • Assisted associate producer in office administration

            PMCD Design, NY, NY – Intern
                          • Organized tape library and performed miscellaneous office tasks

EDUCATION
            New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
                          • B.F.A. cum laude, Film and Television

            Stuyvesant High School, NY, NY

PERTINENT INFO
            • Mastery of Final Cut Pro, Photoshop, Final Draft; proficient in Avid Media Composer, 
              After Effects, Microsoft Office Suite.

            • Comprehensive working knowledge of Mac OS.

            • Expert knowledge of various film, video, audio and digital media formats.

            • Extensive experience with film and video cameras: Panasonic HVX/DVX series, Canon 
             XL and GL series, Arriflex S/SR I & II.

            • Knowledgeable in sound recording techniques and equipment use. 

            • Production equipment includes Panasonic DVX100, Canon GL1, tripods, lights, etc.;
              Post-production equipment includes Apple G5 computer with 500 GB+ hard drive 
              space and various accessories and software. 

            • Knowledgeable in uploading to FTP servers and use of FTP programs. 
            
            • Hobbies and interests include science, current events, environmentalism, politics, 
              atheism, electronic music, billiards, snowboarding, poker.

            • Conversant in Korean and Spanish. 2009

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10.97 – 03.98


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1997 FILMOGRAPHY
                                      Director & Editor
                                    • Online current events talk show {also producer}

                                    • DV short, period piece action-drama
                                    • Produced by Voodoo People Productions, released through 
                                        Relativity Media
                                    • Media coverage includes a front page Show Business Weekly article

                                    • Extended-form music video for artist DJ Kai, produced by KM 
                                      Film Group
                                    • Official Selection - Queens International Film Festival, 
                                         Underground Film Festival

                                    • Branding spot for the ImaginAsian theaters in NY and LA
                                    • Played before theatrical releases and on the ImaginAsian 
                                      cable network

                                    • DV short, drama; 3rd place, Annual 64 Hour Film Shootout – 
                                      AA Film Lab
                                    • Featured coverage in the New York Daily News

                                    • Single-camera episodic comedy pilot, produced by KM Film Group

                                    • In-store advertising spot, produced by Snap Films (also 
                                      camera operator)

                                    • 16mm short, action-drama (also writer)
                                    • Wasserman Semi-Finalist, NYU First Run Film Festival

                                    • Reality show promo hosted by Big Daddy Kane, produced by 
                                        KM Film Group	

                                    • Indie skateboarding video featuring Ralph Mattias

                                    • 16mm short, romantic comedy (also writer)

                                    • Short form documentary about educator Hallie Greider

                                      Editor
                                    • Reality show promo for producer Shelton McCoy

                                    • Staff editor; shows include “Pulse,” “Comedy Zen,” “IA Link,”
                                      promos, and PSA’s

                                    • DV feature, Voodoo People Productions

                                    • Trailer for the DV short, Voodoo People Productions

                                    • Music video for dir. Sam Crow, Voodoo People Productions

                                    • Music video for rap group CKO

                                    • Wedding video for Linda Kwak and Jimmy Kim

                                    • Reality show pilot featuring American Idol Ace Young, 204
                                      Productions

                                    • DV feature, Hiding Divya Productions 

                                    • DV short, dir. JP Chan

                                    • DV short, dir. JP Chan

                                    • Music video for artist Neb Luv, Voodoo People Productions

                                    • Televised special event program, ImaginAsian TV

                                    • Experimental video, dir. Naomi Baum

                                      Colorist
                                    • DV short, Voodoo People Productions

                                    • 16mm short, dir. Tom Connors
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