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									                                Dawn Cooper Johnson
                          Freelance Video Producer / Director
                              2703 E. 4 Street, Austin, TX 78702
                           (512)422-7404 dawnyjohnson@gmail.com

Producer / Director, Dead Venues Live                                                    January -
Super!Alright! Media, Inc., 4 part Web Series for Dell Lounge, Austin, TX              March 2009

Archival Researcher, Texas 50                                                    November -
KERA TV Dallas, TX PBS, Texas History Internet Series, Austin, TX                   December 2008

Producer / Director, Public Money, Private Profit                                          April -
Political series for Stop Domain Subsidies, citizen activist group, Austin, TX      November 2008

Producer / Director, 35 Years of Telluride                                                   April -
Super!Alright! Media, Inc., Short Documentary for Dell Lounge, Austin, TX               June 2008

Producer / Director, Muddy Waters                                                        August -
Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance, Short Documentary, Austin, TX                     December 2007

Producer, FameCast Finals, Seasons 2 and 3                                              July 2007,
Action Figure, Inc., Internet Talent Contest, Austin, TX                            December 2007

Producer / Director, Downtown, Season 3                                           September 2006 -
Action Figure, Inc., Documentary TV Series for KLRU, Austin PBS                         May 2007

Producer / Director, Downtown , Seasons 1 & 2                                     November 2004 -
Action Figure, Inc., Documentary TV Series for KLRU, Austin PBS                        May 2007

Production Manager, B-Roll with John Henson                                               July 2004
Mac Productions, Pilot, Los Angeles

Script Supervisor, Margo Jones: A Life in the American Theater                           June 2004
KERA-TV, Feature Documentary, Dallas, TX

Production Coordinator, The John Henson Project                                    November 2003 -
Mac Productions, Inc., Spike TV variety show, Los Angeles                               April 2004

Production Coordinator, Viva La Bam                                                       August -
Dakota Pictures, Inc., MTV reality series, Philadelphia, PA                           October 2003

Production Coordinator, Freshman Diaries                                             August 2002 -
Actual Reality Pictures, Inc., Showtime documentary Series, Austin, TX                  June 2003

Producer, Nuclear Family                                                                May 2001 -
One Big Eye Productions, Inc., PBS documentary feature, Austin, TX                      June 2002
Production Manager, Be Here to Love Me: A Film About Townes Van Zandt                  September -
Rake Films, Inc., Feature Documentary, Austin, TX                                   November 2000
Production Coordinator, Who Owns Life?                                              December 2001
Zimmedia Productions, Inc., Feature Documentary, Austin, TX
Production Coordinator, Travels with Bediceck                                                April -
KERA-TV, Feature Documentary, Austin, TX                                                  May 2001
Associate Publicist, South by Southwest Music and Media Conference                       January -
Austin, TX                                                                             March 2001
Documentary Programmer, South by Southwest Film Festival                           Seasonal: 1996 -
Austin, TX                                                                                 present
I have produced and production managed commercials and PSA’s for clients such as
AT&T, Frost Bank, Nortel, Dell, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Texas Dept. of State Health Svcs.,
Downtown for Democracy.
3 Lone Star Emmys, Envision Central Texas Community Stewardship Award, Livable City Vision
Award, Save Barton Creek Association “Round The Clock” Award

Bachelor of Arts, Double major in Government and Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin

Computer Skills:
Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet proficient

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