Curriculum Vitae

Mark Jordan Burchick

410-353-8236 | MJBurchick@gmail.com | MJBurchick.com

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Education

2014

Summa Cum Laude Bachelor of Science in Electronic Media and Film, and Mass Communications – Towson University – Film/Video/Digital Media, and Journalism Tracks (3.992 overall GPA, 4.0 GPA within majors)

Professional Experience

2014 – Now

Serious Grip and Electric, Halethorpe, MD – Equipment Rental Representative

Member of I.A.T.S.E. Local 487 Mid-Atlantic Studio Mechanics and Broadcast Technicians

2013 – Now

Freelance Film Production, Balt.-Wash. Metropolitan Area – Grip, Electric, Camera, and Production Departments

2014               

15Four Digital Marketing Agency. Summer Producing Intern.

The Towerlight – Baltimore Student Media, Towson, MD – Newspaper Delivery

2012-2014      

Tiger Reels Video Rental, Towson, MD – Retail Manager

Filmography and Independent Credits

2016

Untitled Monastery Brewing Documentary. Writer/Director.

Untitled Oyster Stout Documentary. Writer/Director.

2015

Dump Truck Bounty Hunter. Writer/Director/Actor/Editor.

Exquisite Corpses. Anthology Film Project. Midnight Crew Studios. Writer/Director of a Digital Short.

Movie Palace. Digital Short Video. Co-Producer, Gaffer.

2014

The Multiple Transgressions of the King of the Gods. Arriflex 16mm Film. Co-Producer, Gaffer.

2013

The Bottom Line. Digital Short Documentary. Written and Directed By.

Official Selection – 2014 Bethesda Film Festival, Bethesda, MD

Honorable Mention – Arts Club of Washington 2014 Scholarship, Washington D.C.

Best of the Festival – 2013 Halfway There Film Festival, Towson, MD

And the Award Goes Too… Digital Short Video. Executive Producer, Production Design, Grip.

Best of the Festival – 2014 Media Arts Festival, Towson, MD

Mass Media and Society. Animated Digital Short. Written and Animated By.

Selected Freelance Production Credits

2015

Revolving Doors. Feature Length Documentary Film. Hayden 5, LLC. 2nd Unit Assistant Camera.

The Armor of Light. Feature Length Documentary Film. Fork Films. Assistant Camera for D.C. Crew.

Official Selection – 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, 2015 AFI Docs

ESPN 30 for 30: Dunbar Poets. Feature Length Documentary Film. ESPN Films. Lightbox Entertainment. Grip and Electric.

Human Kinda. Reyna Productions. Amazon/JetBlue Documentary Web Series. Gaffer.

Mercy Street. TV Show. PBS. Mansion House. Day Player Set Lighting Technician.

2014

All Rise. Feature Length Documentary. Cinema Capital. Production Assistant.

House of Cards. TV Netflix. Knight Takes King Productions. Reoccurring Day Player Production Assistant.

Poker Night in America. 2nd Unit Camera. CBS Sports. Rush Street Productions.

Z*Con. Feature Length Digital Film. Big Damn Films. 2nd Unit Gaffer, Grip/Electric Swing.

Call Girl of Cthulhu. Feature Length Digital Film. Midnight Crew Studios. Additional Camera Operator. Key Grip.

Official Selection of 27 film festivals – Premiered at 2014 Maryland Film Festival

2013

PBS Nova: JFK Assassination. Television. Lone Wolf Media. Production Assistant.

Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier. Feature Length, Digital Film. Day Player Production Assistant for the D.C. Crew.

Professional Services and Workshops

2016

Guest Technician Night. Panel Discussion of Industry Professionals at Towson University. October 17th, 2016.

Getting to Know Your (Local) Industry. Professional Workshop at Towson University. September 29th, 2016.

2014 – 2016

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth. Freelance Grip and Electric, Camera, Audio Engineer. Commercial.

2014 – 2015

Lambda Kappa Tau Co-President Advisory Board

Alumni Advisory Board for LKT

2013 – 2014

College of Fine Arts and Communication Student Connection Advisory Board

Advisory board of student group leadership and COFAC Deans

2013-2014

Co-President. Lambda Kappa Tau (LKT) Co-Ed Media Production Society.

Legal Committee Member

Philanthropy Committee Member

Arts Committee Chair

2013

Instructor – Set Hierarchy and Set Etiquette Workshop – LKT Towson University – Oct. 20th

Moderator – Microbudget Filmmaking Panel – LKT Towson University – Nov. 17th

2012

Legal Chair. Lambda Kappa Tau Co-Ed Media Production Society.

Festival Participation

2010-2014

Frederick 72 Hour Film Festival

Best Amateur Film 2010 ­The Other Side

Finalist 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

2012

Frederick 72 Hour Script Festival

FinalistTrip or Treat

Honors and Awards

2014

Beulah M. Price Scholarship Endowment

Highest honor in the College of Fine Arts and Communication. Honoree is selected from six candidates representing the six majors in the College of Fine Arts and Communication.

George F. Rogers Scholarship

Michael J. Robinson Scholarship

2013

Barry Levinson Scholarship Fund

Alexander Sidorowicz Memorial Fund

2010-2014      

Provost Scholarship

Dean’s List Honoree

Press

2014

Franklin, Will C. “Life on the Screen.” The Gazette [Bethesda, MD]. Quoted for Bethesda Film Fest entry The Bottom Line. 19 Mar. 2014: A-12, A-16. Print.

is a freelance filmmaker and a lifelong student.

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