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Matt D.

Warsaw, Poland40 reviews

$600 - $1000 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    17 reviews
  • Documentary DP

    15 reviews
  • Reporter / Journalist

    9 reviews

Equipment

Video

  • Full HD video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent
  • 4K video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • Drone

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Stabilizer
  • Sliders
  • Lighting kit

About Matt

** I live on the move and regularly work in different countries! ** Fall 2022 // Montenegro~Serbia December 2022 // Poland~Germany January 2023 // Chicago, US February 2023 // Vietnam~SE Asia * My schedule is generally flexible and I can adapt to your needs! ----- Int'l Film and TV director with over 15yrs of high-end production experience. BA in Film Production / Directing Fiction from Columbia College in Chicago, US. I have worked extensively in Central and North America and Germany and for nearly 10 years I was based in Vietnam, working all across Asia, even once in North Korea. My past clients include BBC, NBC, CNN, Insider Inc, Channel NewsAsia, TRT, VTV and other media networks. I've done work for Ericsson, PwC, CARE Int'l and the UN. I've worked on productions such as "The Dark Knight", "Prison Break" and the 2019 Hollywood reboot of "Charlie's Angels". I've also shot 3 of my own feature films and numerous shorts. My own film work has won awards at int'l film festivals and online has reached viewership in the millions. Links: * Web Site and Portfolio: www.EtheriumSky.com * Professional Profile (CV): www.EtheriumSky.com/md-profile * IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2119228/ * FB: www.facebook.com/EtheriumSky * YT: https://www.youtube.com/EtheriumSky ----- Please note that since SH introduced new freelancer fees, I've been forced to increase my project fees on the platform. I appreciate your understanding.

Top Projects

  • Cooking Pizza on an Active Volcano!

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    Mario David García Mansilla gets up at 5 a.m. every day and heads to Pacaya, an active volcano near Guatemala City, Guatemala. There, Mansilla continues at the craft he has worked to hone for years: making the perfect pizza in a volcanic oven. Produced for NBClx by Etherium Sky Media A mini-doc by Matt Dworzańczyk Original NBClx Story Link: https://www.lx.com/culture/volcano-fired-pizza-comes-out-hot-crunchy-and-delicious/56449/

    NBCLX

    Produced for NBCLX on Storyhunter

    June 2022

  • Domesticating Ice Age Giants in Alaska

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    The Musk Ox survived two ice ages and came back from near extinction, but their greatest threat to date might come from the unstable temperatures caused by climate change. Today, one farm in Alaska is working to preserve these ice age throwbacks. Directed & Produced by: Matt Dworzańczyk Production by: Etherium Sky Media NBClx Producer: Matt Glasser Original NBClx Story link: https://www.nbcnewyork.com/lx/musk-oxen-have-survived-two-ice-ages-can-they-survive-climate-change/2722720/

    NBCLX

    Produced for NBCLX on Storyhunter

    November 2020

  • Inside Poland's 'LGBT-Free' Zones | Insider Docs

    • Documentary DP
    • Fixer
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Translator
    • Drone Operator
    • TV News Producer
    • Production Company
    • Line Producer / On-Location
    • Non-Fiction Film Director

    So-called 'LGBT-free' zones have made Poland the laughing stock of Europe. But it's no joke for LGBTQ+ people who face physical attack and verbal abuse - even from their own president. Activists are now leading a fightback that is showing signs of success.

    Business Insider

    Produced for Business Insider on Storyhunter

    November 2020

  • Long Live the MicroNation!

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist

    The Republic of Molossia may not have the recognition of the international community — but it has its own flag, stamps, currency and a navy made of inflatable kayaks. And its self-proclaimed president, Kevin Baugh, says that’s good enough for him.

    NBCLX

    Produced for NBCLX on Storyhunter

    May 2022

  • Is Our Couchsurfing Revolution Still Alive?

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist

    Founded in the early days of still open source internet, Couchsurfing rejected capitalist norms and promised a revolution in the way we travel and connect with others around the globe. In 2020, in stark contrast to its long held values, the service implemented a mandatory access fee, alienating many of its users and leaving longtime Couchsurfers wondering: is our global revolution still alive? A mini-doc by Matt Dworzańczyk Produced for NBClx by Etherium Sky Media

    NBCLX

    Produced for NBCLX on Storyhunter

    January 2022

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Full-Service 360 Production
  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Production Coordinator / Crewing
  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Series Producer / Show Runner
  • Translator

Production Support

  • 360 Commercial Video
  • 360 Documentary Video
  • 360 News Video
  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Full-Service Live Production
  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Event Photographer
  • Landscape Photographer
  • Product Photographer
  • Field Producer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Commercial DP
  • Corporate Videographer
  • Documentary DP
  • Drone Operator
  • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Music Composer
  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Mixer
  • Colorist
  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News
  • Transcriber

Matt's Clients

  • Channel NewsAsia
  • Global Citizen
  • Etherium Sky Films
  • Great Big Story
  • Spring Studios
  • NBCUniversal
  • TRT World Digital
  • BBC Reel
  • Business Insider
  • Hearst Digital Media
  • NBCLX
  • Newsy
  • TRT Deutsch Digital
  • AiFi
  • Beau.Regard Media
  • Bloomberg QuickTake
  • Bloomberg Digital
  • Axios International

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