JOHN GODWIN  Resume

 


Director/Cinematographer/Editor/Camera Operator

Atlanta, GA

 

Phone: 770-270-0792                      E-mail: johngodwin@mindspring.com

Fax:     770-270-0435

 

 

  RESUME

 

 

Over thirty years experience, from conception to completion

And here’s the resume to prove it:

 

Experience:  March 1984 to present:FREELANCE: Atlanta

Feature films, broadcast tv, corporate and industrial.

 

uly 1978-March 1984  WPCQ-TV, Charlotte, North Carolina - Chief Photographer/Producer: Supervised and trained photo staff for news operation. Photographed, edited and co-produced numerous award-winning documentaries, specials and news features, including one-hour original musical special, simulcast in stereo. Fill-in Producer for local newscast.

 

April 1976-July 1978    WSOC-TV, Charlotte, North Carolina  Photographer/Editor, promoted to Senior Photographer.

 

May 1973-April 1976   WWAY-TV, Wilmington, North Carolina

Photographer, shooting commercials and news on film & video and also 35mm stills. Documentaries and specials, directed live talk show, responsible for film lab.

 

DIRECTOR:Film & Video: Georgia Public Television,Contel, Georgia Power, Kimberly-Clark, Norfolk Southern, award-winning documentaries and specials,  live television programs ,many others

 

DP:Film & Video:"BURNING VENGEANCE"(feature), "OCEAN DRIVE WEEKEND" (feature),"THE ANNIHILATORS" (2nd unit, feature), Georgia Public Television, many others

 

CAMERA OPERATOR: Film & Video: "BURNING VENGEANCE" (feature), "OCEAN DRIVE WEEKEND" (feature), "THE ANNIHILATORS" (2nd unit, feature), CANDID CAMERA, INSIDE STUFF, ENTERTAINMENT, Georgia Public Television, NBC, ABC, PBS, WGBH Boston, Georgia Power, Contel, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Challenger Films, John Paling & Co., Ltd, Pace Communications, Corporate Media Communications, Still Current Design, Threshold Productions, Georgia Pacific, ASV, Peter Barton Productions,C&S Bank, Cigna Corp., Strickland Film & Video, Kocs, Wesson & Associates, Production Shop, Life Productions, Free Wheelin' Films, Barrie Brett Productions, BHMB, TNT/Video Image Productions, Georgia Department of Education, All-Media Productions, others, and award-winning documentaries and specials

 

OTHER: "Live Eye, 1981-DP/Editor for national comedy series pilot;Judge, 1981 White House News Photo. Assn. TV Competition;  "The Light in the Graveyard", documentary; photographed and edited program, wrote and performed original music for the soundtrack.

 

 

WARDS:

GEORGIA EMMY AWARD, national IRIS nomination, Silver Gavel Awards for Georgia Digest programs; TV NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR, REGION 6, 1980;  UPI AWARD, 1ST PLACE FEATURE/DOCUMENTARY 1981; 1ST PLACE DOCUMENTARY, 1980, Radio-TV News Directors of the Carolinas; N.C. TV NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR, 1978, N.C. Press Photographers Association