Joseph DeGolyer
Filmmaker


EXPERIENCE

Various Independent Productions
Director, Producer, Writer, and Editor

  • Director/Writer/Producer – “The 13th Cross” Feature Film (2018 – Present)
    • Full Project Management for an independent Feature Film: Wrote script, garnered financing, hired a cast and crew, lead project from pre to post-production. Currently being submitted to Film Festivals
  • Director/Writer – “Immanuel’s Song” Short Film (2018)
    • Multi-Award Winning short film: Official Selection: Utah Film Festival and Awards (Winner: Best Cinematography). Official Selection: Nevada International Film Festival (Winner: Gold Reel Award)
  • Podcast Producer, Geekdom Entertainment, LLC. (2014 – Present)
    • Produced a series of podcasts with 1,000,000+ downloads worldwide (The Godzilla Podcast, Ultima Final Fantasy, [Nude]Clan). In charge of Sound Design and Mixing, RSS Publishing, Artwork, Live Video Production, Web Design, and Social Media Management
  • 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

Production: Directing, Screenwriting, Cinematography, Photography, Sound Design, Social Media, Web Design, and Podcast Production.

Software: Adobe Premiere, Avid, Final Cut, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition, Protools, Davinci Resolve, WordPress, StudioBinder, and Movie Magic Scheduling and Budgeting

Other skills: Songwriting, Guitar Playing, and Public Speaking

AWARDS

  • The 13th Cross:
    Utah Film Festival and Awards, 2019 Best Screenplay Finalist
  • Immanuel’s Song:
    Utah Film Festival and Awards, 2018 Best Cinematography Winner, Best Supporting Actor Nominee for Ryan Templeman. Nevada International Film Festival, 2018 Gold Reel Award Winner
  • Eagle Scout Award

References available upon request.