Bryan Cardinale-Powell
631 NW 20th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73103
(405) 618-3384
bryan@cardinale-powell.com
Education
Boston University
MS (MFA) in Film Production
1997

Xavier University
AB in Economics, cum laude
1994
Teaching Experience

Oklahoma City University
Fall 2008 to present

Chair and Associate Professor of Film, Fall 2017
Acting Chair and Visiting Assistant Professor of Moving Image Arts, Fall 2016
Visiting Assistant Professor of Moving Image Arts, Fall 2008

Teaching assignments included Cinematography, Studio Lighting, Non-Linear Editing, History of Motion Pictures, Film Theory & Criticism, Film Directing, and Digital Photography

Georgia State University
Spring 2003 to Spring 2008

Graduate Teaching Assistant (Instructor of Record)

Teaching assignments included Film Aesthetics & Analysis, Film Genre, American Film History I & II, and Lighting Design for Film/Television/Theater

Boston University
Spring 1995 to Spring 1997

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Assisted with Film Production I and Cinematography
Creative Work

Wilson WPA Mural Project
Actually Quite Nice Productions and Wilson Arts, Inc.
Cinematographer, in production

Staging Woyzeck
Documentary short
Cinematographer, Editor & Producer, in production

BalletReach
Oklahoma City Ballet
Producer, 2017

Momentum-Ada
Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition
Co-Curator and Spotlight Artist Mentor, 2017

Without Words
Oklahoma City Ballet
Photography for projection during performance, 2016

12: Promises
12 Recovery Foundation and Oklahoma City University Department of Moving Image Arts
Writer and Editor, 2013

First & Female
Oklahoma City University Department of Moving Image Arts
Editor and Associate Producer, 2011
Awarded Best Documentary Short at the 2011 deadCenter Film Festival

Oklahoma Children’s Theatre Highlight Reel 2009-2010
Oklahoma Children’s Theatre
Editor and Producer, 2010

The Clearing
Fox 2000 Films
Video Assist & Playback, 2004

Coca-Cola Hoop City
efilms
Production Assistant, 2003

Job Fair 2002
Georgia Department of labor and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Associate Producer and Field Camera, 2002

Looking Over Your Shoulder
Georgia Bar Association and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Producer and Writer, 2002

The Father’s Side
Georgia Division of Family and Children Services and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Producer and Writer, 2001

Finding Your Place in Georgia State Government
Georgia Merit System and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Producer and Writer, 2001

Eminent Scholars
Georgia Research Alliance and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Associate Producer and Writer, 2001

Georgia School Council
Georgia School Council and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Associate Producer, 2001

Teens Saving Teens
Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Producer and Additional Camera, 2001

Telemarketing Fraud: It’s a Crime
Georgia Bar Association and Georgia Public Broadcasting
Associate Producer, 2001

Capital Development spot
Boston University Office of Gift Estate Planning
Director of Photography, 1996
Publications

Devised and Directed by Mike Leigh: The Politics and Poetry of Comedic Realism
with Marc DiPaolo, Bloomsbury, 2013
Book includes the following essays:
“Cultural Stillbirth: An Examination of Reactions to Vera Drake.”
All or Nothing: Mike Leigh and the Fickle Finger.”

“Propaganda and Prestige: Principal Foundations for a Canadian Film Industry, 1939-1945.”
Atlanta Review of Journalism History 6 (Spring 2006): 72-95
Conferences

Society for Photographic Education - South Central Region conference, September 2015
Co-chair

Mid-America College Art Association annual conference, October 2014
“What Are You Trying to Prove?: Photographic Plot Material, Mechanics, and Art”

University Film & Video Association annual conference, August 2014
“Teaching Narrative Media Production from More Than One Angle: Reflections on Collaborative Team-Teaching,” with Marc DiPaolo
The Sharpest Knife in the Drawer, peer-reviewed screenplay workshop.

Georiga State University Center for Teaching and Learning conference, January 2008
“Toward a Pedagogy of Defiance in the Media Production Classroom”

Literature/Film Association annual conference, October 2007
“Mike Leigh and the Fickle Finger”

PCA/ACA annual conference, April 2006
“Movie Censorship Patterns in Atlanta, 1916-1925”

AEJMC annual conference, history division, August 2005
“Propaganda and Prestige: Principal Foundations for a Canadian Film Industry, 1939-1945”
Professional Experience

Film & Video Production Contractor
Associate Producer, Writer, Cameraman, Assistant Editor, Production Assistant
January 2001–August 2003
Atlanta, Georgia

Panavision-Chicago
Camera Rental Manager, Film Coordinator, Camera Prep Technician
February 1998–July 2000
Chicago, Illinois

Directed the staff responsible for maintaining and delivering on-location camera equipment for professional motion picture production in Chicago and other mid-western markets

New England Historic Genealogical Society
Circulating Library Assistant
November 1994–February 1996
Boston, Massachusetts

Assisted patrons in their genealogical/historical research and maintained the collection of circulating materials
Awards

Emmy Award
NATAS Southeast Chapter
2002

GABBY Award
Georgia Association of Broadcasters
2002

Telly Award
2002