Keaton Applebaum
 

Resume:

Education                                   

· Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA.  BA in Film Production, Fall 2018.

Experience

· Writer, Director, Producer, and Editor, over 150 short films.

· Video Marketing Specialist at Century Business Solutions. Filming and editing scripted shoots, interviews, and events. Creating a cohesive and powerful story through video advertisements, 2018-Present.

· Creator, director, editor of “PANIC” Web Series, 2017-Present.

· Editor at Lucas Rossi Photography. Editing weddings, BTS interviews, PSA’s, and more. August 2016-2019.

· Edited a PSA for Dancers Against Cancer feature on People.com starring Christina Applegate, Stephen ‘Twitch’ Boss, and Maddie Ziegler, 2017.

· Edited a commercial for Amazon’s Smartlife Roadshow, 2017. Commercial can be viewed on Amazon.com.

· Intern Editor at NALIP - National Association of Latino Independent Producers, 2018.

· Intern Editor at GO Film, 2016.

· Intern Editor at Mancinetti Pictures in Hollywood, summer, 2014.

· Camera Operator, National Geographic Channel's "American Mansion: Secrets of the Rockefeller Estate" TV pilot, 2013.

· Guitar instructor at “Guitars Not Guns” program for underprivileged children in 2012.

Awards

· Winner “Semi-Finalist”, Los Angeles CineFest, 2020.

· Winner “Best Mockumentary”, ONIROS Film Awards, 2019

· Official Selection, Lift-Off Global Network Sessions, 2019.

· Winner “Semi-Finalist”, Los Angeles CineFest, 2019.

· Winner “Grand Prize”, Colorlab’s Summer Shorts 2017.

· Winner “2nd Place: Narrative Category” Josiah Media Festival, 2017.

· Winner “Self-Expression in Digital Cinema”, CHAMPS Charter High School, 2015.

· Winner “Best Film”, CHAMPS Film Festival, 2015.

· Winner “Best Cinematographer”, CHAMPS Film Festival, 2015.

· Winner “Audience Choice Award”, Autry Film Festival, 2015.

· Winner “Filmmaker Challenge”, TentSquare, 2015.

· Nominated “Best Horror”, Los Angeles Student Media Festival, 2015.

· Winner “Best Drama”, Los Angeles Student Media Festival, 2014.

· Nominated “Best Original Screenplay”, CHAMPS Film Festival, 2014.

· Nominated “Best Commercial”, Los Angeles Student Media Festival, 2013.

· Winner “Best Film Maker Under 18”, Scion Summer Film Festival, 2012.

· Winner “Most Creative Film”, Scion Summer Film Festival, 2012.

Skills

· Adobe Creative Suite.

· Final Cut Pro.

· Avid Media Composer.

· Final Draft.

· Microsoft Office.

· Google Docs, Drive, Sheet, etc.

· Positive attitude, team player, excellent at multitasking, time management, self-motivated and I play a mean guitar (12 years’ experience).