Category Archives: Music Editing

If I was king, I would come to California (Shane’s Wish) :: Make-A-Wish Foundation

Shane Terry is remarkably a typical child despite having an extremely rare disease (FOP). When the Make-A-Wish Foundation asked him for what he’d wish for, his answer appears baffling to anyone without the rest of the story.

When Make-A-Wish reached out to me and told me of the story, I knew I had to do everything I could to make the story of Shane and his backup boys available for anyone to discover. It’s a very special and seemingly random story that just needed to be told, and I’m very honored to be able to tell it.

We began on production on October 14th. Within 7 days we produced this video, and premiered it in time for the 2011 Monterey Bay Gala fundraiser for the Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Genghis Blues :: Wadi Rum

I was the online editor and technical director for this documentary. As the online editor, I manged a huge linear room width 9 source VTRs. And as the technical director, I managed all the technical aspects of the film on a shoe string budget. This included having the film’s sound mix on my personal PC (which back in 1998 was quite a feat) by the very talented Jason Terrel.

And in 1999, the film got nominated for an Academy Award for best documentary.
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