Craig Thiessen

Craig Thiessen

Assistant director, editor and gaffer/lighting technician in Augusta, New Jersey

About Craig

Craig Thiessen
Phone: 973-303-7093  Email: thiessencraig2@gmail.com
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EXPERIENCE:

• Director, Producer, Editor – “The Joseph Henry Band: Live In Concert”; Live Concert Recording; Video Distribution; (2015) – Produced and Directed live album release concert for the Joseph Henry Band. Edited video and submitted for video distribution. Production Company: Arcade Productions
Musician website - http://www.josephhenrymusic.com
• 2nd Unit Director and Playback Operator – “Just A Memory”; Escape The Fate Music Video; MTV; (2015) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Scouted filing location and setup location contract between property owner and the Director. Directed 2nd unit for B-Roll footage of music video by the rock band “Escape The Fate”. Managed PAs and use of grip equipment for unit production. Setup and managed music playback for music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=17&v=Vkjl0f8yL7k
• PA and Playback Operator – “Bad Girl Takeover”; Just Ivy Featuring D.J. Khaled & Meek Mill; MTV; (2015) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nq9uIG_OTRo
• PA and Playback Operator – “Open Eyes”; Conditions; MTV and Revolt; (2015) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7s5iw60CXw
• Lighting Gaffer, PA and Playback Operator – “Bloodshed”; Soulfly; MTV and Revolt; (2014) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Setup lighting as the music video Gaffer. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EeX9VI5XrMA
• Lighting Gaffer, PA and Playback Operator – “Best Thing That I Found”; Saigon Featuring Lecrae and D.J. Corbett; MTV and Revolt; (2013) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Setup lighting as the music video Gaffer. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_Felv4n_-4
• Lighting Gaffer, PA and Playback Operator – “Do That For (B.A.B.)”; Keyshia Cole; MTV and Revolt; (2013) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Setup lighting as the music video Gaffer. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - http://www.izlesene.com/video/keyshia-cole-do-that-for-bab/8051691
• Lighting Gaffer, PA and Playback Operator – “Party Ain't A Party”; Keyshia Cole Featuring Gavyn Rhone; MTV and Vevo; (2013) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Setup lighting as the music video Gaffer. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVwFaTpMkrQ
• Lighting Gaffer, PA and Playback Operator – “Shot In The Dark”; Dena; MTV and Vevo; (2013) – Worked for the renowned music video director, Dale Resteghini. Setup lighting as the music video Gaffer. Worked as Production Assistant (PA) and managed all music playback for the filming of the music video.
Production Company: Rage Nation Films (http://daleresteghini.com)
Music Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUC-He9I1iY

EDUCATION:
• Sussex Technical High School – Sparta, NJ
Video Media Arts – National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) For Television Production Certification

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION:
• National Technical Honor Society for Cinematography; 2015

REFERENCES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
• Dale Resteghini - Director of Rage Nation Films - http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0720411
• Michael Ventresco - Film Director/Producer - http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0893284


Name: Craig Thiessen

Lives in: Augusta, New Jersey

Occupation: Assistant Director, Editor and Gaffer/lighting Technician

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