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Jake Durrett
Works at Jake Durrett Films
Attended Western Michigan University
Lives in Sacramento, California
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Oh hey - there I am in the Wall Street Journal. Even though they only briefly mention my name - still pretty cool!
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New Videos! Check out Gunship Radio! 9 Songs to start your monday right! http://gunshipradio.net/?page_id=12
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Sometimes I surprise myself with how nerdy I can be...check out my DIY infinity white video!!
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Anyone want a Canon 5D MKII or Nikon D700 for free?!? No, I'm not kidding...and it only takes second! Go now!! bit.ly/xq91yj
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GOOD MORNING EVERYONE! Take 2 minutes to enjoy my updated 2012 Demo Reel. Let me know what you think! And by the way - that's real paint!! :)
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pretty cool time lapse project...although i'm more interested in the computer that rendered 340 separate 18 hour time lapses into one 1080 sequence....that must of been a fun day for that editor.
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Dan Mulkey's profile photo
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Independent Filmmaker
Skills
Director of Photography, Camera Operator, Editor
Employment
  • Jake Durrett Films
    Independent Filmmaker, present
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Currently
Sacramento, California
Previously
Kalamazoo, MI - Wiesbaden, Germany - Battle Creek, Michigan - Kalamazoo, Michigan - San Francisco, California
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Video and Multimedia Developer | Corporate IT Technician
Introduction

Jake Durrett is a freelance video production specialist based in Sacramento, California.

Jake is a graduate of Western Michigan University, earning his degree with high honors in Film and Video Production. In 2005, at age 16, he started his film production company, Jake Durrett Films, which now provides professional video services throughout Southwest Michigan, New York City, Maine, and the San Francisco Bay Area. In the summer of 2007, Jake attended the Adobe Reel Ideas Studio student filmmaker program at the Cannes Film Festival on the southern coast of France. There, his documentary “The Carousel” received a first place ranking. He worked and learned from numerous industry professionals, including Michael Moore in France and Chris Coppola at the 2007 PAH-Fest in New Mexico. With extensive experience providing professional and creative video art, Jake Durrett can create powerful media that goes beyond typical video.

In addition to video, Jake is a Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux hardware and software support technician, specializing in end user desktop support and IT architecture. He currently works independently as a professional cinematographer and editor throughout the Sacramento Valley/San Francisco Bay Area.

Education
  • Western Michigan University
    Film Video Media Studies, 2006 - 2010
  • Lakeview High School
    2002 - 2006
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Jake Durrett Films