SAM HENDI IS A CREATIVE PRODUCER AND AN ALL-ROUND FILMMAKER COVERING PRACTICAL SKILLS IN ALL ASPECTS OF VIDEO PRODUCTION INCLUDING PRODUCING, DIRECTING, EDITING, VISUAL FX. AND CINEMATOGRAPHY. HE HAS A DEGREE IN CONTEMPORARY MEDIA PRACTICE AND A VAST LIST OF SCREENINGS AND AWARDS TO HIS CREDIT. SEVERAL OF HIS SHORT FILMS HAVE COMPETED IN FILM FESTIVALS WORLDWIDE INCLUDING THE US, DENMARK, FRANCE, SWITZERLAND, NEW ZEALAND, BRAZIL AND THE UK. THE BBC AND AN AMERICAN TV CHANNEL TOOK NOTICE AND BROADCAST SOME OF HIS WORK. SAM ALSO SPECIALISES IN CREATIVE FORMS OF VIDEO SUCH AS ABSTRACT VIDEO-ART, ATMOSPHERIC SHORT FILMS AND VIDEOS FOR BACKDROPS AND EXHIBITIONS. THESE VIDEOS SHOWCASE IMAGINATIVE STORYTELLING, VISUAL FX. AND CINEMATIC FLARE. SAM HAS ALSO WORKED ON A NUMBER OF MUSIC VIDEOS FOR UPCOMING ARTISTS IN THE MUSIC SCENE, RANGING IN A VARIETY OF MUSIC STYLES AND THEME. SAM'S VERSATILITY EXTENDS TO CREATING EXCITING AND ENGAGING CONTENT FOR CORPORATE AND SOCIAL MEDIA. THIS INCLUDES WORK ON MOTION GRAPHICS, ILLUSTRATIONS AND VIDEO MARKETING; PUSHING BOUNDARIES FOR CLIENTS IN GENERATING FAST-PACED CONTENT BUT STAYING WITHIN TIGHT BUDGETS AND CONSTRAINED GUIDELINES. IN SHORT, SAM CAN TAKE ON ANY BRIEF OR EVEN THE SMALLEST IDEA, AND CONCEPTUALISE IT INTO UNIQUE VIDEO CONTENT TAILORED TO THE CLIENTS NEEDS.Locked Pro Plan feature
Producing Live Hybrid and broadcasting on a global scale, and creating various Video content for leading Pharmaceutical GlaxoSmithKline and The Moment Content Company. • Leadership in producing creative content from concept to delivery in animations, short docs and film, interviews, commercials, broadcasts and live hybrid projects; ensuring a high quality output of deliverables. • Experienced in budget management, from estimating top level costs to cost control, skilled in finding innovative and cost effective solutions to delivery challenges, whilst maintaining creative integrity and quality of projects. Good experience inputting with Excel and budget software. • Managing relationships with a range of suppliers and crew within my professional and global network, a strong technical understanding of kit and shoot logistics, with experience of setting up overseas shoots, and working remotely. Managing both small and large productions. • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate ideas effectively (both verbally and written), per the audience: client stakeholders, production staff, external suppliers, senior management to generate understanding. • Pro-active and using my experience and skills to continually improve production management and overall delivery capability. • Driven and fully invested in delivering the best results, and feel personally responsible for project outcomes. Engaging in every possibility to move tasks forward and in constant engagement with my crew and stakeholders to ensure they are doing the same. • Practiced in producing and planning, ensuring deliverables are clearly scoped, scheduled, estimated and resourced, whilst proactively monitoring the progress and can adapt to changes. • Excellent operational routines and processes; highly organised and great time management, running meetings, co-ordinating activities, client and management reporting. • Maintaining project control and managing resources to meet deadlines. Highly skilled in prioritising the work of my team to ensure the production demands are met. • Managing and building client relationships, understanding the need to provide high levels of service to carry the business forward, and bring in more projects.
• Producing a variety of original, low-budget video projects in different media forms including short films, documentaries, interviews, corporate, education for web, mobile and social media. • Undertaking a managerial and coordinating role for projects involving other art practitioners, working collaboratively, maintaining a managerial overview of the entire production team, whilst simultaneously working in multiple film-making roles; video producer, director, cinematographer and video editor. • Managing a wide-range of high-end video, photography and audio equipment. • Project management. Experience including logistics, budgeting, intellectual property management, licensing and equipment loan procedures. • Creating detailed production briefs and storyboards to ensure all company members are working to the same targets and deadlines. Keeping the team updated during production meetings. • Online marketing through social media;YouTube,Vimeo, Facebook, blogs and forums. Entering and competing in worldwide competitions and film festivals.
• Project management and responsible for all video projects and the complete creative process from pitch to content delivery. • Overall creative vision for video marketing, catering to the UK and US with market driven content. Content management for the YouTube channel and Google+ pages. • Project lead from brief; conceptualising and creating visual storyboards, pitching ideas with product and marketing teams, cultivating creative concepts and developing scripts. • Animation and motion graphics in 2D/ 3D with advanced skills and design skills in visual effects and typography. Highly experienced with the Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro X and working with voice overs with Pro Tools. • Execution of exciting content but adhering to brand guidelines. • Budgeting, resourcing material internally and externally, dealing with royalties, adhering to guidelines, terms and conditions, legal contracts, clearances and certifications. • Building and managing client relationships to service all necessary requirements. • Supervision and time management on overall creation processes and project workflows for set targets and scheduled marketing deadlines, making sure jobs are organised and delivered accurately, prioritised effectively and on time. • Transcoding media in a variety of video formats to cater to social media and digital marketing; YouTube,Vimeo, Facebook,Twitter. • Responsibility and management on all AV equipment and software.
• Producing and incorporating all video content; motion graphics, animation, text, logos, voice- overs, music, video and product images showcasing products creatively and competitively, whilst upholding brand recognition. • Content conceptualisation in collaboration with the various product and graphic teams. Promoting product and advertising content; maintaining brand recognition and company vision across physical and digital platforms e.g. brochures, packaging and web content. Significant involvement in product launch campaigns by creating and organising promotional material. • Creative and managerial control of the Optoma EMEA YouTube channel. Direct audience interaction, including feedback response and appropriate signposting. • Overall project management for all video and content used throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa. Additionally, facilitating content for Asian and American regional headquarters. Transcreation of video content in various languages; French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Polish and Chinese. • Producing and documenting video case studies globally. Cultivating a partnership with the different organisations involved and creating content to be used by both parties. • Implementing marketing strategies for video brand awareness and budgeting for marketing e.g. incorporating Google Adsense to maximise content revenue and page impressions. • Researching and managing competitive budget costs for complete video production; including logistical cost management, licensing and filming permission expenses. • Experience in scheduling and dependable time management. Prioritisation and workload management skills for projects with tight deadlines. Developed good communication and support skills for local and overseas teams.
• Scheduling and managing photo shoots with clients in a professional work environment using DSLR cameras and equipment, shooting on location or in studios with natural light or flash lighting. • Communicating with clients professionally via meetings, telephone and email. Fulfilling requirements for shoots and retouching images to client specific requests whilst working to tight deadlines. • Retouching photographs using tools and effects on Adobe Photoshop to create exceptional looking images. Working closely on lighting, framing, blemishes and other digital enhancements. • Using software to create CD’s for clients, printing images for CD covers and high quality complimentary A4 Prints. • Creating content and visuals for the Viva Beauty logo, website, pamphlet, vouchers and label.
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