Resumé

Ethan Nahté
765 South Poydras
Lewisville, Texas 75057
Home: (972) 436-2063
Voice Mail: (972) 447-7599
Cell Phone: (469) 585-2818
E-mail: Nahteboy@livenloud.net

OBJECTIVE:
A challenging and responsible position in the film/video industry which will fully utilize my technical experience and creative abilities. Desired position will provide opportunities for long-term career growth.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
• Fifteen years of “hands on” production experience in the video and film industry.
• Extensive technical knowledge of a wide variety of video and audio equipment.
• Quickly learn new applications; capable of handling multiple job assignments.
• Self-motivated and energetic, demanding discipline and dedication from self and crew.
• Thrive on fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

CREATIVE EXPERIENCE:
AT&T BROADBAND/TCI CABLEVISION, Dallas, TX Metroplex 1998-2002
• Producer/Director, operating 2 studios and 12 cities

IMAGINE MEDIA , Carrollton, Texas 1998
• Script Writer/Producer & Recording Engineer

HARDER BEAT, Dallas,Texas 1993-1998
• Staff Writer/National Event Coordinator

MEDIA WORLD TELEVISION, Dallas, Texas 1994-1996
• Videographer/Sr. Editor for America's Very Best on USA Network.
• Videographer/Sr. Editor for World Business: 2000 on The Discovery Channel.

TCI CABLE ACCESS OF FARMERS BRANCH, Texas 1993-1998
• Director for the City Council meetings and Crime Watch meetings.

TCI CABLE ACCESS OF DALLAS, Dallas, Texas 1992-1994
• Train new crew members and producers in CADI’s requirements and procedures as a member of the “Meet A Producer” (M.A.P.) program.
• 1992-1994: Producer of Pet Talk, a live program on pet health and adoption, endangered species, and related topics, sponsored by Operation Kindness of Carrollton, Texas. Directed a 10-person crew; provided theme music and other music for roll-ins. Director and Tech. Director experience.
• 1993: Nominated for two Crystal Awards for “Live Production” and “First Effort.”
• 1994-Present: Producer of Live-N-Loud, a music program featuring local and national rock and roll bands. Director and Technical Director experience.

COUGAR COUNTRY 1993
• 60 minute documentary on animal husbandry.
Producer/Director/Editor/Music

TCI CABLE ACCESS OF DALLAS, Dallas, Texas 1992
• Began as crew member on “Pet Talk” and took over as producer 6 months later.

KXRJ, Russellville, Arkansas 1988-1992
• Provide musical background for assorted news clips and commercials for this radio station.

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY, Russellville, Arkansas 1986 - 1989
• Responsible for scoring and performing music for TV programs, audio engineer, timekeeper, and TBC operator.
Also involved with set design, lighting, camerawork, switcher and character generator.

FREE-LANCE VIDEOGRAPHER 1990 - Present
• Videographer and/or Editor: TCI, Texas Instruments, Yearlook/Camp TV, AMS Productions, Criterion Productions, and Media World Television.
• Owner/Producer video taping special events, sporting events,industrial tapes, and infomercials.
• Technical Director for Willie Nelson and Michael W. Smith concert productions.

FREE-LANCE FILM 1997
• Sound Engineer for TV pilot West Texas Khaki.
• Sound Engineer for film short Rules of the Game.
•Sound Engineer/Editor for film short MOBY. 1998

FREE-LANCE JOURNALISM
• HARDER BEAT Staff Writer/National Event Coordinator Dallas, Texas & Internet 1993-1998
• BANDwidth feature writer for Digital City-America On-line, Dallas, TX 1997
• The Lake Cities Sun newspaper feature writer, Lake Dallas, TX 1997-1998
• Cabaret entertainment magazine, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX & Internet 1998
• Commitment on-line women's magazine, Internet 1998
• MINDview European music magazine, Belgium 1998
• Bloodsongs Science Fiction/Horror magazine, North America 1998
• Venue entertainment magazine, Dallas, TX 1998
• Spank youth culture magazine, Internet 1998
• The Link, feature writer, Dallas,TX 2000-2002
• BANDwidth feature writer Digital City-America Online, Dallas, TX 1997
• The Lake Cities Sun newspaper feature writer, Lake Dallas, TX 1997-98
• Cabaret entertainment magazine, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX 1998
• MINDview, Belgian music magazine, World Wide Web 1998

OTHER WORK HISTORY:

Precision Industries, Dallas, Texas 1/97 – 4/97
•A/V director, Telecommunications and computer technician

J & S AUDIO VISUAL, Dallas, Texas 3/94 - 12/94
• Technical Engineer

BIONIC SYSTEMS, INC., Dallas, Texas 8/91 - 12/93
• Traffic Manager

SUPERIOR GRAPHITE, Russellville, Arkansas 5/89 - 8/90
• Precision Machine Operator/Forklift Operator

EDUCATION:

ARKANSAS TECH UNIVERSITY, Russellville, Arkansas
Degree Program: Broadcast Journalism

RUSSELLVILLE HIGH SCHOOL, Russellville, Arkansas
Graduated 1987. Received numerous awards for musical ability, marching band, five-piece ensemble, and creative writing. Listed on honor roll. Recipient of National Quill and Scroll Award.


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ETHAN NAHTÉ'S CREDITS

FEATURE FILMS

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Necessary Roughness

Paramount Pictures

Extra
(Uncredited)

1991

Stone Cold

Columbia Pictures

Extra
(Uncredited)

1991

SHORT FILMS

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Gunz

Furious Filmworks

Assistant Offline Editor

1999

MOBY

Lonely Llama
(now Blue Horse Films)

Sound Engineer
Co-Editor

1998

Rules of the Game

e! Productions

Boom/Sound Engineer

1997

TELEVISION PILOTS

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

West Texas Khaki

W.T.K. Productions

Sound Engineer/Boom

1997

Walk With The Animals

I.T.E.

Camera/Music/Sound FX

1997

What!

Media World Television

Camera/Editing/Sound FX

1996

American Centerfold

Bijan Productions

Editing/Music/Sound FX

1996

Mo Better Movies

A.T.U. Productions

Camera

1985

TELEVISION

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

BROADCAST

YEAR

Talent Pool

LIVE’N’LOUD

Producer/Director

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex
& Cable TV of Brooklyn

2001-2002

The Fox Files
"Shock Rock - The Genitorturers

LIVE’N’LOUD

Camera

The Fox Network

1999

World Business:2000

Media World Television

Director/D.P./Editing/Music

The Discovery Channel

(several episodes)1995-1996

America’s Very Best

Media World Television

Director/D.P./Editing/Music

USA Network

(several episodes)1994-1996

Pat Somerall Show

Criterion Productions

Director/D.P.

The Discovery Channel

1997

ATU News

A.T.U. Productions

Music/Audio/Tape Op

Time Warner Cable-Russellville, AR (several episodes)

(several episodes) 1985-1989

Cougar Country

Future Memories Video

Producer/Director/Editing/Music

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex

1992

Pet Talk

Operation Kindness

Producer/Dir./T.D./Editing/Music

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex
& Cable TV of Brooklyn

(several live episodes)1992-1995

LIVE ‘N’ LOUD

LIVE ‘N’ LOUD

Producer/Dir/D.P./T.D./Editing

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex
& Cable TV of Brooklyn

(several live& taped episodes)1993-Present

SoundScapes

LIVE ‘N’ LOUD

Producer/Dir/D.P./T.D./Editing

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex
& Cable TV of Brooklyn

(several live& taped episodes) 1998-Present

Left Field

Unicom Productions

Camera/Audio/Tape Op

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex

(several live episodes)1992-1993

Animals, Animals

Living Materials Center

Camera/Floor Director

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex

(several episodes) 1997-2002

Sizzlin’ Seniors

Dee Taylor Productions

D.P./Camera/Floor Director

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex

(several episodes)1997-2002

Arts In Action

AIA Productions

Camera/Floor Director

TCI/AT&T Cable
DFW Metroplex

(several episodes) 1997-2002

LIVE PERFORMANCE

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Willie Nelson

Spring Creek Festival

Technical Director

1995

Michael W. Smith

Spring Creek Festival

Technical Director

1995

Gen Con IV

Lone Star Stunts

Gaffer/Sound FX

1997

COMMERCIALS

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

American Red Cross

LIVE’N’LOUD

Editor

1999

A-Affordable Insurance

Media World Television

Assistant Editor/Sound FX

1996

Dujuana Byrd: Psychic

Media World Television

Camera/Sound

1996

Jaycees Haunted House

Future Memories Video

Assistant Editor/Music/Sound FX

1989

Tish Rogers:Sheer Romance

LIVE’N’LOUD

Producer/Director/Camera/Editor

1998

MUSIC VIDEOS

ARTIST

PROJECT

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Digg Dawg

"Digg Dawg"

Digg Dawg

Camera

1993

Michael Harris

"How to Play Guitar"
DEMO

LIVE'N'LOUD

Producer/Director/Editor

1997

Van Cliburn

Spring CreekFestival

TCI Cable

Camera

1995

The Genitorturers

Electronic Press Kit

LIVE'N'LOUD

Camera

1999

Ken Nelson

"Salute To Old Blue Eyes
Live Concert

Hobo'Ken Records

Director/Editor

2000

TRAINING/INSTRUCTIONAL

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Shu-Ra "Walk Like a Supermodel"

Media World Television

2nd Camera/Editor

1997

INDUSTRIALS

COMPANY

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

LoJack

ACM Media

Director/D.P./Editor

2000

Portec

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1997

Carlyle, Inc.

Media World Television

Editor/Sound FX

1996

Integrated Paving

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1997 &
1998

Vulcan Lead

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1996

Doe Run Company

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1997

Pines Manufacturing

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1997

Strippit, Inc.

Media World Television

Editor/Sound FX

1997

Schupan & Sons, Inc.

Media World Television

Editor/Sound FX/3-D FX

1997

Dutch Quality House

Media World Television

D.P./Editor

1996

General Oil Company

Media World Television

Editor

1997

The National Food Lab

Media World Television

Grip

1995

Nellcor

Media World Television

Grip

1995

INTERNET LIVE STREAMING

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

POSITION

YEAR

Talking Trash w/Lola Pandora

JumpCut Productions

Dallas Unit Director/Camera

1998

SCREENWRITING

TITLE

PRODUCTION COMPANY

LENGTH

Robert E. Howard:
Man of Mystery

LIVE’N’LOUD

Feature Documentary

Father of Sword & Sorcery

LIVE’N’LOUD

Feature Documentary

Someone Like You

LIVE’N’LOUD

Feature Length Screenplay

Dr. Deadly’s Theatre
Episode 8: White Zombie

Morbidly Curious Productions

20 Minute Short

America’s Very Best

Media World Television

Segues for several episodes

World Business: 2000

Media World Television

Segues for several episodes

AVB: FedEx

Media World Television

7 minute & 5 minute segment

Reaper Miniatures Video Catalog

LIVE'N'LOUD

30 Minute Instructional

Texas Pet B&B

LIVE'N'LOUD

Series of :60 and :30 Commercials