Resume

RESUME

SCREENWRITER

RELEVANT Experience

Grey's Anatomy

ABC Studios/Disney, Season 16

Production Assistant

  • Distributed preliminary and official call sheets.
  • Made one-liners, call sheet copies and collated scripts.
  • Provide assistance to the production coordinators.
  • Maintained paid out database.

L.A.'s Finest

Sony/Mesquite Productions, Season 2

Production Assistant

  • Supported the UPM and Coordinator.
  • Setup the office and organized supplies.
  • Provide assistance to the line producer, particularly during pre-production.
  • Assisted Transportation department with deliveries.

Short Film

Directed by Sydnee Circhi

Production Assistant

  • Supported the second assistant director.
  • Distributed schedules and edited, copied and distributed scripts.
  • Provide general assistance to the art department, particularly during production.

Short Film

Directed by Mike Devore

Production Assistant

  • Provided assistance to cinematographer.
  • Managed schedules, including copies and edits.
  • Helped production, including grip department.

Mandate Pictures

Internship, August to December 2009

Development Intern

  • Collaborated within the world of film development to better understand the processes and infrastructure of a film financier/production company
  • Read and evaluated script, book and article submissions
  • Updated company scripts and film databases, compiled film-festival grids, and researched short films and up-and-coming talent
  • Pitched material to executives, and attended weekly staff meetings
  • Covered executives’ desks, phones, and calendars

Warner Brothers

Tour Guide, February to July 2012

  • Narrated guided tours through a two-and-a-half-hour experience through a working studio, where they were able to see behind the scenes sound stages, sets and props from current and past productions
  • Answered phones and made tour reservations, escorted guests around the studio, and made scripted and unscripted presentations
  • Provided historical and educational information about the studio and movie-making process
  • Assisted in large administrative events; which helped create prospective business partners

Ray C's Extreme Store

Assistant, May 2005 to April 2007

  • Managed high volume phone calls and emails.
  • Coordinated meetings and calendars for management.
  • Maintained inventory log and contact list in Excel spreadsheet.

Relevant Coursework

Amazon Studios

Current Television Trends
California State University, Northridge

  • Understood guiding principles of pitching at Amazon Studios
  • Operated and managed production structures, personnel, budgets, advertising, sales, research, and regulation of independent, studio, and network electronic media

Industrial Writing

California State University, Northridge

  • Identified and critically analyzed the fundamental components and aesthetics 
of audio-visual storytelling
  • Developed and wrote scripts for fiction and non-fiction audio-visual productions
  • Demonstrated knowledge of historical, cultural, critical, theoretical and emergent aspects of media arts

  • Developed the skills necessary to produce, research, and present entertainment industry or other media

Script Library

California State University, Northridge

  • Maintained, cataloged, and organized CSUN’s Screenplay library
  • Provided support to prospective students through tours of the Cinema and Television department
  • Supported students with Script coverage

Education

California State University, Northridge

Bachelor of Arts, Cinema and Television Arts – Screenwriting

University of California,
Los Angeles - Extensions

Screenwriting Certificate

Skills

Video and Photo Editing (Premiere & Photoshop) 89%
Filemaker Pro 61%
Final Draft 71%
HTML and Coding 50%
Microsoft Office 85%

Contact

  • marcusbaldwin@gmail.com
  • 310.926.0047

About Me

I am a writer, director, creator.

REFERENCES

Daniel Ferguson

Warner Brothers Manager

818.977.3451

daniel.ferguson@warnerbros.com

Ray Clemens Jr.

Ray C’s Extreme General Manager

810.614.3235

rayjr@raycs.com

Felix Soberanis

BJ’s Restaurant Manager

310.291.8559