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Filmography/

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- My Demo Reel and Film Poster Cavalcade
- Narrative Short Films
- Animation Short Films
- Experimental Short Films
- Documentary and Cinema Verite Films
- Music Related Films
- Time-lapse Films
- Commercials
- Video Storyboards
- Demo Reels
- Interviews
- Miscellaneous and Older Projects

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My Demo Reel and My Film Poster Cavalcade

James W. Hawk Demo Reel

Demo Reel for James W. Hawk - director - filmmaker

wrote, edited, produced and directed

A sampling of my projects.

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James W. Hawk Demo Reel

My Film Poster Cavalcade of HawkMedia projects

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Film posters for my projects.

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Short Narrative Films

Coastal Maine Montage by HawkMedia Studios

ESQUIRE
The power and control are just so...intoxicating!

edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments:

"Very good, not particularly subtle, but the point is well made."
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An attorney deals with his success? (short film)

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2012 by HawkFilme

THE SATURN MISSION
The truth is out there

wrote, edited, produced and directed

In post production - coming soon

A science fiction drama.
(science fiction narrative short)


THE UNFORGIVEN - AN OLDMAN HAWK FILM

THE UNFORGIVEN
"No matter how thin you slice it, there are two sides" Spinoza.

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments:

"Very good - I liked it a lot" "It focuses on the destructive forces of alcoholism."
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A couple struggles with a crumbling marriage. Who is the fault? (narrative-short)


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Aleph to Taw abreger by HawkFilme

Aleph to Taw - abreger
Is he the last person on the planet?

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments on Aleph to Taw - abreger.

"I watched all three films and liked them, particularly this one."
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It now appears that Gene will die all alone after living a life where every day was the same as the previous day. .(narrative-short)


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DOCTOR DO RONG by OldMan Hawk Film

DOCTOR DO RONG
Can Jamie Bondo save us from the unthinkable disaster?

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments on DOCTOR DO RONG.
"I watched all three films ("Ethan", "Our World Order" and "Aleph to Taw - abreger") and liked them, particularly the last one."


Dr. Do Rong and Ivanna Gettsome have stolen the world's worst nuclear weapon for Osama bin Bad. Jamie Bondo has been called in to quietly and discretely resolve this embarrassing international crisis. Will he be able to save us from the unthinkable disaster? (narrative-short)



IMDb logo     Click here is see this project on IMDb.

YouTube logo       Click here to view the theatrical trailer (14,700 views)

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MY FATHER"S SON by OldMan Hawk Film

MY FATHER'S SON
The accorn doesn't fall far from the tree

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments on Ethan.

"I watched all three films and liked them."
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The son has a problematic relationship with his father.
( narrative-short)


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metacafe logo        Click here to view the film. (17,000+ views)

Going Home

GOING HOME
Innocent? The evidence shows otherwise!

produced, production manager, still photographer and media specialist

A man is accused of rape and sent to prison, all the while he claims his innocence. (narrative-short)

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Animation Short Films

And Yet It Moves by HawkFilme

AND YET IT MOVES
What is the return for being an independent thinker?

wrote, graphic artist, edited, produced and directed


Galileo is persecuted for saying the Earth is not the center of their system while Navin is rewarded for the same thought. (animated short film)

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And Yet It Moves by HawkFilme

WONDERFUL WORLD ?
A look at world events

wrote, graphic artist, edited, produced and directed

A look at current world events. (animated short film)

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metacafe logo     Click here to view the film. (10,400+ views)

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Experimental Films

MVCU

LIFE'S JOURNEY - MVCU
an experimental film

wrote, edited, dp, produced and directed

This is about life's journey using the island metaphor and Martha's Vineyard as the palette. (experimental film)

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MVCU

LIFE'S JOURNEY - MVCU-e
the experimental film explained

wrote, edited, dp, produced and directed

This is about life's journey using the island metaphor and Martha's Vineyard as the palette. This version provides the explanation for the original film. (experimental film)

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2012 by HawkFilme

The Last Day
Will this be the end of the world?

wrote, edited, produced and directed

In production

An animated experimental short about the last day of the world. (narrative-animated experimental short)


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Documentary and Cinema Verite Films

James W. Hawk filmography series

James W. Hawk - FILMOGRAPHY SERIES
Parts 1 - 6

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Part 1 - EENY, MEENY, MINY, MOE...
Part 2 - ALEPH TO TAW-abreger and WONDERFUL WORLD?
Part 3 - DOCTOR DO RONG and time-lapse
Part 4 - MY FATHER'S SON and animation
Part 5 - LIFE'S JOURNEY~MVCU - experimental film
Part 6 - TREVOR TANNER - musicfilm

(a compilation of some of my projects)


The Making of TIME'S UP by HawkMedia Studios

The Making of TIME'S UP
Behind-the-scenes cinema verite

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Includes preproduction, production, interviews with the cast, crew and organizers. TIME'S UP was produced by the Quinnipiac University section of the 2009 Connecticut Film Industry Training Program and was directed by Richard Dobbs. (cinema verite)


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Film Crew Training Program
cinema verite

produced, wrote, dp, edited and directed

An inside look at the Connecticut Film Industry Training Program.


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YouTube logo for HawkFilme trailer link           Click here to view Film Crew Training Program trailer

Old School Roadster on a Budget by HawkMedia Studios

Old School Roadster
cinema verite

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Aired on local Connecticut television stations.

Larry builds an award winning roadster from the ground up in his garage in the time tested tradition of the '60's driveway mechanic. (Four part - two hour cinema verite)

Chippy and Hoppy

Chippy and Hoppy
Children's documentary

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Chippy meets Hoppy quite by accident.
(documentary-short)

 

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Music Related Films

Eaten By The Sea by HawkFilme

Eaten By The Sea - the experimental musicfilm
with Trevor Tanner

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Guitarist Trevor Tanner is celebrated as the father of Brit-Pop. This is an Experimental MusicFilm of Trevor's title track from his released CD, Eaten By The Sea. (runtime: 6 minutes)


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The British Legend - Trevor Tanner - Live by HawkMedia Studios

The British Legend - Trevor Tanner - Live
Music presentation

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Aired on local Connecticut television stations

The frontman and bad boy of the Bolshoi is back after an extended hyatus to resume his position as one of the greatest guitar-lords on the planet. (musicfilme)

IMDB for Trevor Tanner - Live   Click here to see project on IMDb

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Time-lapse Films

Time-lapse

Shadows on New Fallen Snow
Time-lapse

wrote, edited, dp, produced and directed

This is a time-lapse film of shadows moving across new fallen snow. It took four hours of shooting to get this approximately one minute of footage.(time-lapse film)

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Commercials

Other worldly DORITOS by HawkFilme

Dare to be Different - No. 1
Doritos - Crash the Super Bowl 10 (January 2016) Ad

wrote, edited, graphics, produced and directed

A graphic illustration film with music. It's about the spiritual attributes of Doritos. (commercial)

Other worldly DORITOS by HawkFilme

Dare to be Different - No. 2
Doritos - Crash the Super Bowl 10 (January 2016) Ad

wrote, edited, graphics, produced and directed

An animation film with music. It's about two aliens who come to Earth to find The Defender. (commercial)

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Video Storyboards

CONFLUENCE by HawkFilme

CONFLUENCE
When her realities coalesce, they transend the boundaries of reason!

wrote, edited, produced and directed

Jan Harlan, Executive Producer for Stanley Kubrick and Steven Spielberg, comments on CONFLUENCE.

"Very intriguing and promising. How will the story of the mass-murderer end?"
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Lilith helps a victim of rape and meets Jacob, a serial killer. (animated video storyboard-short)

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Demo Reels

Greg Nutcher - Actor's Demo Reel by HawkMedia Studios

Hilma Falkowski - Actress' Demo Reel - 2014

produced, edited and directed

A demo reel she uses to highlight her talent and pursue acting roles. (demo reel)

Greg Nutcher - Actor's Demo Reel by HawkMedia Studios

Greg Nutcher - Actor's Demo Reel - 2012

produced, edited and directed

A demo reel he uses to highlight his talent and pursue acting roles. (demo reel)

Greg Nutcher - Actor's Demo Reel by HawkMedia Studios

Greg Nutcher - Television Commercial Demo Reel

produced, edited and directed

A demo reel he uses to highlight his talent and pursue acting jobs in television commercials. (demo reel)

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Interviews

Abigail White Presents: Interview with James W. Hawk - a Connecticut Independant Filmmaker

Abigail White Presents: Interview with James W. Hawk
a Connecticut Independent Filmmaker

guest and editor

A television interview regarding the making of the original version of Alpha to Omega: Part 4. (documentary)


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Miscellaneous and Older Projects

CONFLUENCE by HawkFilme

Helen
Playing God will catch up with them some day!

actor

You never know what goes on in those research labs and some people wish they didn't know. (narrative-short)

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Miscellaneous films by HawkMedia Studios

Other miscellaneous and older projects

- "ESQUIRE" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "AND YET IT MOVES" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "DOCTOR DO RONG" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "MY FATHER'S SON" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "THE UNFORGIVEN" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "U.S. Route 1 - ME" - cinema verite
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Rods?, Bugs? or Birds?" documentary
.....produced, wrote, dp, edited and directed

- The Defenders - Doritos - January 2015
.....wrote, produced, edited and directed

- Sharing - Doritos - January 2014
.....wrote, produced, edited and directed

- OtheR-WorldlY - Doritos - January 2010
.....wrote, produced, edited and directed

- Multiple Personalities - Doritos - January 2007
.....wrote, produced, edited and directed

- Hilma Falkowski - Actor's Demo Reel - 2012
.....produced, edited and directed

- "New Twist Technology" - industrial promotion
.....produced, wrote, dp, graphics, edited and directed

- "Aleph to Taw - abreger" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Eeny, Meeny, Miny, MOE..." - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Ethan" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Our World Order" short film
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Our World Order - director's cut" short film
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Our World Order - director's cut" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Our World Order - Production Photo Journal"
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Aleph to Taw:Part 4" short film
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- "Aleph to Taw:Part 4" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- Eaten By The Sea - the film.
.....wrote, edited, produced and directed

- Eaten By The Sea - the musicfilm
.....wrote, edited, produced and directed

- "U.S. Route 1 - ME" - theatrical trailer
.....produced, wrote, edited and directed

- Greg Nutcher's Audition Tape for National Bank.
.....produced, edited and directed

- Greg Nutcher - Actor's Demo Reel - 2009.
.....produced, edited and directed

- The Kickstarter promotion film for "Esquire".
.....produced, dp, edited and directed

- The Kickstarter promotion film for "Going Home".
.....produced, dp, edited and directed

- The Rudimentary Anatomy of a Sailboat
.....produced, wrote and directed (documentary)

- Determination with Drive
..... produced, wrote and directed (documentary)

- Journey to the Center
..... produced, wrote and directed (documentary)

- Big Ten Inch - A Tribute to Aerosmith - LIVE
.....produced, wrote and directed (music video)

- Big Ten Inch - A Tribute to Aerosmith - LIVE DEMO
.....produced, wrote and directed (music video)

- Reliance Electric Company - Energy Efficient Products
.....wrote and narrated (industrial video)