Résumé

Marcus Baldwin

SCREENWRITER

RELEVANT Experience

L.A.'s Finest

Mesquite Productions/Sony

Production Assistant | Summer 2019

  • 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 | Fall 2018

  • Supported the second assistant director.
  • Distributed schedules and edited, copied and distributed scripts.
  • Provide general assistance to the art department, particularly during production.
  • Assisted production executives, as required, including running errands.

SHORT FILM

Directed by Mike Devore

Production Assistant | Spring 2018

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

MANDATE PICTURES

Internship | August to December 2009

  • Collaborated within the world of film development
  • Read and evaluated script, book, and article submissions
  • Updated scripts / film databases, compiled festival grids and researched up-and-coming talent
  • Pitched material weekly to executives
  • 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, ticket sales, 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 to April 2005-2007

  • Provide administrative and personal support.
  • Schedule meeting requests.
  • Process expense reports.
  • Arrange travel and all accommodations including comprehensive and detailed itineraries.
  • Act as liaison with all internal and external offices.
  • Manage the distribution of office correspondence and incoming calls.
  • Manage special projects as designated.

Relevant Coursework

AMAZON STUDIOS

Current Television Trends Class | California State University, Northridge

  • Understood guiding principles of pitching
  • Created production and network concepts

INDUSTRIAL WRITING

Class | 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

CSUN SCRIPT LIBRARY

Internship | 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, overall — creator.  I am always looking for the silver lining!

REFERENCES

DANIEL FERGUSON

Warner Brothers Tour Guide, Manager

818.977.3451
daniel.ferguson@warnerbros.com

RAY CLEMENS, JR.

Ray C’s Extreme Store,
General Manager

810.614.3235
rayjr@raycs.com

FELIX SOBERANIS

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Manager

310.291.8559