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TYLER GILLEN
STARMEDICINE PRODUCTIONS
562 VT Route 15 W, Studio 1,  Johnson, VT  05656
www.starmedicineproductions.com         starmedicineproductions@gmail.com
802-635-9802

EDUCATION
    Peoples Academy, Morrisville, VT Graduated 1982

    New England Technical Institute, Manchester NH  1984-1985
        Certificate of Fine Cabinet and Furniture Making

GENERAL EMPLOYMENT
    Self-employed carpenter, craftsman, artist for over 30 years. 

    ADDITIONAL EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Set Design & Painting Workshop -April 2016
Actors Circle - Community of actors, writers and filmmakers working together to create an independent film - monthly 2013 - 2016
Acting Class with Jim Ried - monthly 2014 - 2015
DOP for Cohase 48 hour Film Slam, October 12-14, 2014, Bradford, VT
DOP for Kitestring Media's Production of "Whaddya Gonna Do With All Those Zucchinis?" (Accepted in Green Mtn Film Festival 2015)
Key Audio & Lighting for Documentary film "A Tale of Kids and Kale - and the women who brought them together", 2013
Director's Assistant/Camera Operator for Documentary Film "White Board" on location in London & India, 2013
Created crowdfunding video for UVM Extension's Rebates for Roll Bars Program, 2012 
 Crew member for filming of "Night Aboard The Salem" - key grip, lighting technician, cook & Shaman, 2012 
Currently producing my first film, “Second Breath - Awakened Human Spirit” (See above website) 
Shamanic Apprenticeship Program - Bridge of Light, Hardwick, VT  one year study, 2011-2012
Produced numerous videos and slideshows, located at www.starmedicineproductions.com
Crew Member for the filming of “Isabel” - Camera, Sound and Lighting, Owl’s Head, ME 2010 
Member of the Native American Church studying with Native American Medicine people
Alex Grey Visionary Art Intensive at Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY 2007
Plant Dietas Study with Puma Shamanic Journeys in Peru 2005
Natural Building with Cob: Training with Ben Graham at Natural Build Design 2003
Film Set Carpenter on full feature film, "Sweethearts Dance", Hyde Park, VT 1987
                   
SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES
Every aspect of new construction and renovations, alternative building techniques,
fine cabinet and furniture making, home decor and design, metal work, photography,
video production, chainsaw work, landscaping, gardening.
Strict attention to detail and an eye for composition.

AWARDS
Kodak International Photo Contest Winner 1988
Kinsa Photo Contest Winner 1991

EQUIPMENT
Sony PMW-200 XDCAM HD422 camcorder, Panasonic AG-DVX100B, Professional audio, lighting and studio. 
MacBook Pro.  Editing with Final Cut Pro 7, FCPX and i-Movie.
Full woodworking shop.



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