The Resume of Chad L. Scheifele

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Education

The University of the Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film
Philadelphia, PA
May 2009
   

 Core Qualifications

• Final Cut Pro, Final Cut X, Final Draft, Adobe Audition, Adobe Premiere, Pro Tools, Photoshop, DVD Studio Pro & Compressor
• RED camera and Digital SLRs
• Shooting/loading/cutting/editing 16mm
• Sound recording, design and editing

• Storyboarding/accomplished illustrator/artist/actor
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Answering and rolling calls
Scheduling travel

Union relations
Speaking with producers, managers and agents
Reading scripts and script coverage
Excellent communication and listening skills

 
 

Equipment

I OWN THE FOLLOWING EQUIPMENT: Canon 7D, Zeiss 50mm f1.4, Canon 28-135mm, Nikon 24mm f2.8, Tokina 11-16mm f2.8, Manfrotto Tripod w/HDV fluid head, Lowel DP light kit, gels, diffusion, Sennheiser ME-66 shotgun microphone with boom pole and cables, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut X, Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop editing software, iMac desktop w/ 4k monitor.
 
 

Awards/Nominations

2016 - Natural Selection (feature) Nominated, Best Picture @ IFS Los Angeles
         - Natural Selection (feature) Winner, Best Supporting Actress (Katherine McNamara) @ IFS Los Angeles
         - Natural Selection (feature) Winner, Best Actress (Katherine McNamara) @ FirstGlance Film Festival Los Angeles
         - Natural Selection (feature) Winner, Best Drama @ FirstGlance Film Festival Los Angeles
         - Natural Selection (feature) Winner, Audience Choice Feature Film @ FirstGlance Film Festivaal Los Angeles
2015 - Natural Selection (feature) Official Selection @ Orlando Film Festival
         - Natural Selection (feature) Nominated, Best Cast @ Orlando Film Festival
         - Natural Selection (feature) Official Selection @ Hoboken Int'l Film Festival 
         - Natural Selection (feature) Winner, Best Actor (Ryan Munzert) in a leading role @ Hoboken Int'l Film Festival
         - Natural Selection (feature) Nominated, Best Supporting Actor (Anthony Michael Hall) @ Hoboken Int'l Film Festival
2013 - Natural Selection (short) Official Selection at SXSW Film Festival
         - Natural Selection (short) Official Selection at New Filmmakers NYC
2012 - Moonlight, Official Selection at HollyShorts Film Festival
         - Who am I?, First Place Audience Choice Award at Tricycle's BuddhaFest
2010 - Natural Selection (short) Nominated for Best Student Short Film at the Orlando Film Festival
         - Natural Selection (short) Official Selection at the New Filmmakers LA Film Festival
2009 - Natural Selection (short) First Place at The University of the Arts Senior Film Showcase
         - Recipient of the Annie E. Sinnott Film Award
         - Recipient of the Shannon D. Moore Film Award
2008 - Rose Red, Nominated for best drama, Greater Philadelphia Student Film Festival
2007 - Myth Of The Gojira, First place Gfest Video category
2006 - 21 Seconds, Nominated Best Directing, Acting, Writing and Sound Design - Project 21 Film Festival, Philadelphia, PA
2005 - Public Service Announcement – Drug and Alcohol Abuse. Two videos. First and third Place, Boscov's and Caron
           Foundation Literary Contest
 
 

Filmography

2016 - Natural Selection, feature length film, 110 mins
2015 - "On Me" E-Hall & Murph Official Music Video
2014 - "Real Life Not A Read Thru" SEXY HEROES Official Music Video, 4 minutes 59 seconds, video
2012 - Who Am I?, 5mins, video
         - Moonlight, 4mins 30secs, video
2009 - Natural Selection (short) 22 minutes, video 
2008 - In Consequence, 13 minutes, video
2007 - Rose Red, 9 minutes, video, Myth of the Gojira, 8 minutes, video
2006 - 21 Seconds, 8 minutes, video
 
 

Employment

Entertainment Experience

2016 - Personal Assistant to Actor, Anthony Michael Hall

- Assisted in story development and writing for upcoming projects

- Scheduling and running personal errands

- Office duties including copying, fax, e-mails and filing

2016 - Assistant, Stargazer films

- Coordinating and scheduling calls with managers and agents

- Story development and treatment

- Producing

2015 - Director/Writer/Producer/Storyboard Artist/Actor for NATURAL SELECTION the feature film.

- Successfully executed an 18 day shoot on schedule

- Worked closely with high caliber talent while offering direction
 
- Communicated effectively with a large production team

2014 - Director/Writer/Producer/Editor for the music video Real Life (Not A Read Thru) by Sexy Heroes

2013 - Director/Writer/Producer on the feature film NATURAL SELECTION

2012 - Co-producer/Storyboard Artist/Director's Assisant/Graphic Designer for the independent feature film THE SUSPECT

2010 - 2011: Assistant Manager, Hollister/Abercrombie & Fitch @ Millenia Mall, Orlando, FL

Art: Currently selling artwork in Galleries

 

Business Experience

2016 - (Oct - Present) Package deliverer for Deliv, Los Angeles, CA

         -  Sales and Marketing Representative, Charles Ritter Inc. Philadelphia, PA.

2015 - Quality Control Supervisor, Charles Ritter Inc. Philadelphia, PA

2012 - 2014 - Sales Marketing Assistant, Charles Ritter Inc. Philadelphia, PA

2010 - 2011 - Assistant Manager, Hollister Co. Orlando, FL

2010 - Sales Associate, Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Orlando, FL

Check out NATURAL SELECTION the feature film's website HERE!

 

 

 

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