DANIELLE DAMICO DANIELLE DAMICO

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EDUCATION
Stevenson University, Owings Mills, MD - B.S. Film, Video & Theatre, 2014
Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD - Film Studies 2009-2011

EXPERIENCE
Self Employed - Freelance Video Editor - April 2017 to Present
Instructor/Editor - Root Branch Film Academy - Spring 2017
Salon Coordinator - Smoke & Mirrors - October 2015 to April 2017
Volunteer Assistant Instructor - Wide Angle Youth Media - 2015/2016

VIDEO PRODUCTIONS
2018
Something to Say  Santa Librada
Director/Editor
Music video for Baltimore based feminist punk band. (April)
Umbrella
Director/Editor
HD video included in the Art of Women Invitational Exhibition at Anne Arundel Community College (Arnold, MD) and Baltimore's Light City: On Demand.
Block Tower ASMR
Director/Editor
HD video included in the Art of Women Invitational Exhibition at Anne Arundel Community College (Arnold, MD) and Baltimore's Light City: On Demand.
2017
Never The Same Gordy Manny
Director/Editor
Collaboration with Baltimore spoken word artist, Corey Manly.
Give Up End It
Director/Editor
Music video for Baltimore hardcore band signed to Flatspot Records.
Do You Like Kissing? Frenemies
Editor
Music video for pop rock band. Directed by Taylor Hebden and Chris Freeland.
Exquisite Corpse
Director/Editor
One of fifteen Baltimore filmmakers to create a segment for an exquisite corpse style film produced over the course of a year by Melissa LaMartina. Premiered at Windup Space, Baltimore, MD. August 2017.
Full Flower Us & Us Only
Grip
Music video for indie rock band. Directed by Sean Mercer and Nick Hughes.
Paris The Holy Circle
Director/Editor
Music video for synthpop band. Premiered on Heathen Harvest music blog (June 2017).
Queen of Meatloaf
Editor
Short experimental narrative film directed by Dina Fiasconaro of Fringe Films LLC. Screened at Sidewalk Film Festival and Cucalorus 2017.

2016
Early Morning The Holy Circle
Music Video for local synthpop band. Screened with Kristen Anchor’s “Everyman As Anyman” at 2640 Space (September 2016) and premiered on Baltimore City Paper website (July 2016).
Potion
Writer/Director/Editor
Short experimental narrative about two young women who call upon higher powers and conjure a potion to turn one form of crustacean into another form of crustacean. Screened at Washington ArtWorks and Maryland Film Festival Film Fatales Showcase (May 2017).

2015
Say It War on Women
Director
Music video for local feminist hardcore band in collaboration with The Monument Quilt Project. Premiered on PunkNews and was listed in “7 Best Videos of the Week” on Music & Riots (October 2015).
Two Women Eat Mozzarella Sticks
Director/Editor
Short performance video. Screened at the One Minute Film Festival at Zoetropolis in Lancaster, PA (October 2015).
Oedipus Rex
Projection Designer
Stevenson University’s Inscape Theatre, Owings Mills, MD. Directed by Ryan Clark (November 2015).
Do You Ever Fear You Might Accidentally Eat Yourself?
Director/Editor
Video installation at Gallery 788’s Venus Envy Show (Baltimore, MD -April 2015).

2014
If It Were a Horse It Would Have Bit Me
Director/Editor
Visual poem that screen at The Crown’s Local Filmmaker’s Night. Baltimore, MD (May 2014).
Burgundy Milk
Director/Editor
Undergraduate thesis film. Screened at Stevenson University’s Senior Film Showcase (May 2014).
Mysterious Jeffries Baklavaa
Director/Editor
Music video for local noise rock band.

2013
WNUF Halloween Special
Assistant Editor
Midnight Crew Studio’s found footage style feature which won “Best Editing” at Killer Film Fest 2013

WRITING
Objectum Sexual - Dum Dum Zine (March 2018)
I Have No Qualms About Pulling Your Hair - “Volume 5” Row Home Lit (September 2016)
Primordial Child - “The Reader”  Shabby Dollhouse (July 2016)

MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
Heart Shaped Box - October 2017 - Curated and fronted a Nirvana cover band/performance piece.
Cautionary Tale - 2014-2015 - Bass guitarist in post punk/hardcore band
Nostalgia - 2013 - Bass guitarist in melodic black metal project

ACTIVITIES
Baltimore Film Fatales - December 2015 to Present
Baltimore’s Chapter of the Film Fatales Organization meets once a month to support the creation of more films by women, offer mentorship and organize events that showcase the work being done by women in the film industry.

Maryland Film Festival - 2014 - 2017 - Volunteer Photographer