Jake Mercier

Jake Mercier

JakeMercierFilms (USA)

Director, editor and producer in Dallas, Texas

About Jake

Jake is an award-winning student filmmaker in Dallas, Texas. His love for film started at a young age. This love took him to California with New York Film Academy at Universal Studios. He’s also attended The Movie Institute and Media Tech in Dallas. Jake’s freelance work includes credits as a press videographer for stars of the Academy Award nominated movie “The Book Thief,” the director of a Doritos Super Bowl commercial contest submission (2013), as well as key grip, assistant director, editor and writer on other multiple professional sets in Dallas with The Movie Institute. He just completed his debut short film "Defiance" that was released this year. The film won the Platinum Short Film award at the Oregon International Film Festival, as well as 5 awards at the 2014 IndieFest.


Name: Jake Mercier

Lives in: Dallas, Texas

Company: JakeMercierFilms (USA)

Occupation: Director, Editor, Producer, Screenwriter, Key Grip and Production Assistant

Unique traits: Organized, Self-Motivated, Hard working

Credits

  • To Have and To Hold

    To Have and To Hold (2014)
    Film (short) by JakeMercierFilms Director, Producer

  • Highland Park Middle School Centennial

    Highland Park Middle School Centennial (2014)
    Documentary by RaiderMedia.net Director, Producer

  • Looking For Emily

    Looking For Emily (2014)
    Film (short) by The Movie Institute Director, Co-Writer, Producer

  • Valley View Mall Commercial

    Valley View Mall Commercial (2014)
    Commercial by The Movie Institute Grip

  • Defiance

    Defiance (2014)
    Film (short) by JakeMercierFilms, The Movie Institute Director, Writer, Producer

  • Mall of Duty - #productions

    Mall of Duty - #productions (2013)
    Commercial by The Movie Institute Grip, Editor

  • The Offing #productions

    The Offing #productions (2013)
    Film (short) by The Movie Institute Producer, Co-Writer

  • Doritos Super Bowl Commercial Submission

    Doritos Super Bowl Commercial Submission (2013)
    Commercial by RaiderMedia.net Director, Producer

  • 'The Book Thief' Cast Press Interviews

    'The Book Thief' Cast Press Interviews (2013)
    Internet by RaiderMedia.net Videographer

  • Blood Cult

    Blood Cult (2012)
    Film (short) by The Movie Institute Key Grip

  • Always There - MasterMind

    Always There - MasterMind (2012)
    Film (short) by The Movie Institute Second Assistant Director

  • Alexandra's Helping Hands - MasterMind

    Alexandra's Helping Hands - MasterMind (2012)
    Commercial by The Movie Institute Grip, Props

Awards

  • "Platinum Short Film Award” at the Oregon Film Awards
    (2014)

  • Filmmaker 17 years old or younger at the IndieFEST Film Awards
    (2014)

  • “Award of Merit” for Film Short (for "Defiance") at the IndieFEST.
    (2014)

  • “Award of Merit” for Editing (for "Defiance") at the IndieFEST.
    (2014)

  • “Award of Merit” for Sound Mixing (for "Defiance") at the IndieFEST.
    (2014)

  • “Award of Merit” for Costume Design (for "Defiance") at the IndieFEST.
    (2014)

  • The Movie Institute C-47 Award - Production Cognizance
    (2013)

Education

  • New York Film Academy - Summer Camp
    (2013)

  • The Movie Institute
    (2012)

Desert Island Movies

Jake's Profile Statistics

  • Since: March 2013
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
  • Invites sent: 1

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