13529025_10101342060522301_4424493254743786581_nI’m a filmmaker living in Conway, AR, where I work as a Lecturer at the University of Central Arkansas.  Courses I’ve taught include: Cinematography, Script Analysis, Introduction to Film, Classical Film Theory, Film Appreciation, Digital Filmmaking 3, Graduate Seminar: Producing the Motion Picture, and Electronic Media Applications. I am a strong proponent of creative commons and endorse an artistic community that is open to sharing, learning, teaching, and collaboration.

Films

Writer, Director: Set Pickup (10 minute short narrative, currently in post production)

1st Assistant Camera, Visual Effects Artist: The Revival (feature narrative, currently in post production)

Cinematographer, Colorist: Missed Connections (7 minute short screened at AR Shorts, Hot Springs, AR)

Cinematographer, Colorist, Visual Effects Artist: Overgrown (5 minute experimental short screened at the Little Rock Film Festival)

Cinematographer, Colorist: Sidearodia (17 minute short narrative screened at Offshoot Film Festival, Crystal Bridges Short Film Festival, University Film and Video Association, Black Hills Film Festival, Little Rock Film Festival, Bare Bones International Independent Film Festival, Capital City Film Festival)

Cinematographer, Producer, Compositor, Stereographer: Europa (15 minute short film shot entirely in Stereoscopic 3d, screened at the Little Rock Film Festival 2012, University Film and Video Association Conference, Boston Science Fiction Film Festival where it won an Honorable Mention, Bare Bones International Music and Film Festival, Crossroads Film Festival, Miami International Science Film Festival, Glen Rose Neo-Relix Film Festival, London International Science Fiction Film Festival, Snake Alley Film Festival, Hyart Film Festival, Intendence Film Festival, GenCon Film Festival)

Cinematographer, Visual Effects Artist: Going to Hell (15 minute drama/horror short film screened at Hot Springs Horror Film Festival, Wanderings Film Festival, Pittsburg Horror Film Festival, Little Rock Film Festival, Atlanta Horror Film Festival, Sacramento Horror Film Festival, Offshoot Film Festival, Little Rock Horror Festival, University Film and Video Association Conference)

Cinematographer: Surfacing (30 minute drama short film, screened at Little Rock Film Festival)

Producer, Writer, Director, Editor: Will You Be There When I Wake Up (25 minute short film formal screening)

Cinematographer: Memories of Viola (25 minute short drama screened at Little Rock Film Festival, Ozark Foothills Film Festival, St. Louis Filmmaker’s Showcase where it won awards for best cinematography and best narrative)

Cinematographer: The Cleaner (3 minute short comedy screened at UFVA Conference 2008 and the Ozark Foothills Film Festival)

Producer: Abbey and Everything After (30 minute short drama screened at UFVA Conference)

Education

MFA, Digital Filmmaking, University of Central Arkansas (2008)

BS, Mass Communication, University of Central Arkansas (2005)

Paper Presentations

“Stereoscopic Filmmaking in University Programs”. panel presentation at the University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Bozeman, MT August 2014

Meador, W. S, Hutchinson, B. Churchill, C. “Europa Shot 67”. Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Technique Conference (SIGGRAPH). Anaheim, CA. July 24 2013

“Strategic Planning for Film/Video Production Programs: Making it work” panel presentation at the University Film and Video Association Annual Conference, Boston, MA August 2012

“Europa”, LRFFTALKS!. Little Rock Film Festival Made In Arkansas festival program. Little Rock, AR. June 2, 2012

“3D Stereoscopic Filmmaking: Pedagogy and Production” panel presentation at the University Film and Video Association Annual Conference. Boston, MA. August 2011