Joseph DeGolyer
Filmmaker


PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Accomplished Filmmaker with experience in features, shorts, live television broadcast, and commercials, with an instinctive ability to lead and continuously put out creative content. An award-winning writer, director, and producer who has created over 30 short films, and a feature film currently in post-production.

EXPERIENCE

Various Independent Productions, Provo, UT Area
Director, Producer, Writer, and Editor

  • Director/Co-Writer/Co-Producer – “The 13th Cross” Feature Film (2018)
      • Wrote the script, crowdfunded the financing, gathered a crew of filmmaking professionals, cast, rehearsed, and shot the entire feature film
  • Director/Writer – “Immanuel’s Song” Short Film (2017)
      • Official Selection: Utah Film Festival and Awards
        • Winner: Best Cinematography
        • Nominee: Best Film With a Budget of Under $5000
        • Nominee: Best Supporting Actor, Ryan Templeman
      • Official Selection: Nevada International Film Festival
        • Winner: Gold Reel Award
  • Director/Editor – “Most Interesting Redneck in the World” Commercials (2016)
      • Gave notes on the scripts, gathered a crew, shot, edited, color corrected, and sound mixed a final product that satisfied the client (Redneck Back Scratcher)
  • Field Director/A2 – Western Athletic Conference Sports Broadcasts at UVU (2016)
    • Lead the set-up and tear-down of the on-field audio equipment for live games. Lead the on-field staff, worked closely with various talent and crew, creating pre-game and post-game content for broadcast
  • Director/Writer/Editor – Over 30 Independant and Student Short Films (2008-Present)
    • Includes “Pep Talk”, “Note”, “Cat! A Capitalist Tale”, and “Kaleb Schweiss says “No!””, all available online

EDUCATION

  • BS, Digital Media; Cinema Production Emphasis
    Utah Valley University, Orem, UT.

SKILLS

Film Directing, Script Writing, Editing (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut), Photography and Cinematography (Adobe Photoshop, Davinci Resolve), Sound Mixing (Adobe Audition). Other skills include: Podcasting, Songwriting, Guitar Playing, WordPress Site Design, and Public Speaking

OTHER AWARDS

  • Co-Creator of 2 Top 200 Gaming Podcasts on iTunes: “[Nude]Clan” & “Ultima Final Fantasy”
  • Eagle Scout Award

References available upon request.