Dave Henri started his career in the mailroom at Universal and misses driving his golf cart through the backlot ice tunnel at lunch. He is a 20-year veteran of Local 695 as a Video Playback Engineer and is the founding partner of Modern Motion Pictures.
Paul Ledford CAS
Paul Ledford is a Louisiana-based production mixer who followed his passion for films with Steven Soderbergh exploring Super 8 films together in the late ’70s. He started his professional career as a commercial editor, post supervisor and sound recordist in 1980. Shifting to spend more time in production, in 1986 with the encouragement of Keith Wester and Randy Johnson joined the IATSE Local 695.
Amber has worked in Los Angeles on multiple Emmy and Oscar Award winning television shows and films. She is an avid learner and there is no puzzle she won’t solve. Amber loves being a Video Assist Engineer as it balances out her need to problem solve while being part of the creative filmmaking process.
Vadym Medvediuk, born and raised in Western Ukraine. Studied journalism and film in Krakow, Poland. A bit of a traveler, a bit of an artist, a bit of a video engineer. Recently joined Local 695 as a video assist trainee. You can meet him surfing at Topanga Beach or Sunset Beach.
I’ve been very fortunate in my more than forty years working in television, going places and doing things that a kid from a small town in Nebraska could not have imagined.
Mark Weingarten CAS
Born and raised in New York City, his love of films and filmmaking
brought him to NYU’s Tisch School of The Arts in the late 1970’s. Taking an internship as an assistant Sound Editor turned into a full-time sound editing job, which led to learning to use a mono Nagra. Offered to mix a movie in LA in 1990, Freddy’s Dead, and he has never looked back.
Anna Wilborn is an L.A. native and second-generation sound mixer with 24 years in the film industry. A USC grad, guitar player and kick ass karaoke singer, she’s traveled the world and has had more fun than should be legal. Some if it probably wasn’t.