Cait Schmitz // Cinematographer
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Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
School: Ithaca College
Major: Film, Photography & Visual Arts BFA

Cait Schmitz // Cinematographer

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE
AbelCine // NYC & LA
• Trained in the art of cinema camera operation.
PREP TECH TRAINIE // ProCam // NYC JUNE 2018 - AUG 2018
• Checked, delivered and assisted with film equipment.
TECHNICAL OPERATOR (PRO) // AUG 2017 - PRESENT
• Distributes portable audio, motion picture, photography and
video production equipment used by the students, faculty, and
staff.
• Part of a small, elite group of students who are trained and
certified on advanced cameras including the Ursa, Ursa Mini, F3,
LTR, XTR, and the F65.
PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE
• PA -- Courageous Studios US Women’s National Soccer Game.
• PA -- Courageous Studios / Toyata Commercial.
• PA -- Coldplay Promotional Shoot
• PA -- Mumford & Sons “Woman” Music Video Shoot
• Crew member -- over 23 film sets performing roles such as
Director of Photography, Producer, 1st AC, 2nd AC, Loader,
Assistant Director, Grip, Prod Design, PA, Actor.
• Art -- Colombia Grad Thesis Film “I’ll See You Around” for One
Love Picture Classics.


CINEMATOGRAPHER // APRIL 2018 - PRESENT //College Town Records // Ithaca
• Coordinate and film various music videos and promos.
WAITRESS // Sante Fe Mexican Restaurant // Tivoli, NYSEPT 2014 - AUG 2016
TEACHING ASSISTANT // AUG 2018 - PRESENT // Roy H. Park School // Ithaca
• Assisting professor in equipment demonstrations/editing
CINEMATOGRAPHER // SEPT 2018 - PRESENT Park Productions // Ithaca
• Coordinate and film various commercial shoots and promos.
CAYUGA SOUND VIDEOGRAPHER // SEPT 2018 - SEPT 2018 DSP Shows // Ithaca
• Videographer for local music festival in Ithaca, NY.
SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL VOLUNTEER //JANUARY 2019 Salt Lake City
• Collected and counted ballots, scanned tickets, maintained
crowd control, ushered patrons into theaters.
• Attended panels, screenings and Q&A sessions with filmmakers.
VIDEO/ART INTERN // FEB 2019 - PRESENT
• Assisted in set builds, videography & photography for Coachella
art installation.

Cait Schmitz