I am passionate about editing- editing can make or break a great film.
1. Personal Details: Name: Alexander Quirin Khler I.D. Number: 9209245287089 Nationality: South African AFDA Student Number 513040 Date of Birth: 24-September-1992 University: AFDA The South African School of Motion Picture & Live Performance 41 Frost Avenue Auckland Park Johannesburg Gauteng South Africa 2092 Physical Address: 52 Acacia Circle Dowerglen Edenvale Johannesburg Gauteng South Africa 1609 Current Position: Video Editor for Africa News Network (ANN7) www.ann7.com Software: Final Cut Pro 7 (80%), Velocity (80%), Apple Color (60 %) & Premiere Pro CS6 (70 %) After Effects (60%) Website: www.framebyframepostproduction.com
Contact Information: Cell Phone Number: +27-72-494-6047 Telephone Number: +27-11-452-3694 E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org YouTube Account Link: http://www.youtube.com/user/KohlerSAStudios Show-reel: 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E1vwd1ySmQ Show-reel: 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZdDvSSWAB8 Show-reel: 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ewp_LDvUmr4 2. Academic and Professional Qualifications:
Matric (2010), The School of Merit Private School, Edenvale, Johannesburg Matric Results: Bachelors Degree entrance with a distinction in Math Literacy. I obtained
66% for English, 60% for Afrikaans, 47% for History, 71% for Life Orientation, 55% for Life Sciences, 86% for Mathematical Literacy and 39% for Physical Sciences.
2009: Completed matric community service at the Primrose SPCA 2010:Emergency First Aid Course Level 1 2012: Padi open water scuba diving course 2012: Achieved my river and dam skippers license At AFDA The South African School of Motion Picture and Live Performance in Johannesburg I did Acting, Editing, Directing and Screenwriting and in my 3rd and final year, I majored in film editing. 2011: Passed 1st year AFDA with a first for acting (term1 and 2), editing
(term 1 and 2), directing (term 3 and 4) and writing (term 3). 2012: Passed 2nd year AFDA with a first for directing (midyear), core course
research (midyear and final) and editing (final). 2013: 1st Semester with a first for editing and production course
assignments. 2013: 2nd Semester I achieved a first in film editing and won the award for
best editor of 2013.
Work In Film & Television: Profession: Editor & Actor
Software: Final Cut Pro 7, Velocity & Apple Color TITLE CATEGORY ROLE AWARDS Result
Angel of the Skies (2013)
Full Length Feature Film
Actor/Extra Nazi Soldier
Kanye Kanye (2012)
Student Honors Film
Script Supervisor Student Academy Award
Get Fit TV (2012) Web Videos Editor
Zalebs TV (2012) Web Videos Editor
ONE Film Actor/Extra
RIFT (2013) Student Graduation Film
Editor Best Graduation Film AFDA 2013 Best Editor Alexander Khler AFDA 2013
Jericho (2013) Student Experimental Film
Editor Kodak Student Scholarship program
Silence & I (2013) Student Graduation Film
Editor Africa in Motion Film Festival 2014
Uniball Pen Pappy is Dead (2013)
TV Commercial Actor (Main Role) Creative Circle Ad Of The Year Awards
Picture Tree Audition Tapes (2014)
Audition Tapes for TV Commercial
Chopped South Africa Season 01 (2014)
Television Series Editor & Colour Grader
Select A Shuttle Web Promotional Videos
African News Network (2014)
Television News & Shows
Cape Town Fire (2015)
Online Dating Scam (2015)
Boxing South Africa (2015)
Scoan One Year On Documentary
Editor Vodacom Journalist of the Year 2016
VM Productions Los Angeles
Video Blogs Editor
Battle for the White House
ANN7 TV Show Editor
My 2 most recent report from AFDA 3rd Year:
Name Khler, Alexander Student No. 513040 Year of Study 3
Mark Status63 Pass
Mark Status74 Pass
Mark Status83 Pass
Total Progress Status (See Comments Below)
Congratulations, you have fulfilled the requirements to graduate. Eligibility for 4th year is by invitation only. Please consult with the Head of the Postgraduate School.
Production Course ProjectsMark
AFDA The South African School of Motion Picture Mediumand Live PerformanceRegistered by the Department of Higher Education and Training for the qualificationas shown on Certificate 2001/HE07/012
Production Course ResearchMark
My top AFDA films were as follows:
The Adventures of Freddy and Kendra a comedy about what goes wrong at a young mans matric dance when his car breaks down-73% for final review. (2011)
Unidentified an alien found footage movie-74% in final review, which was the third highest mark out of all the 30 live-action films. (2012)
Open Eye the story of a victim of sex trafficking and her desire to escape capture -70% in final review.
Assistant in graduation films: The 3rd assistant director for the film Msulwa (2011) directed by Shaun
James, which was entered into the Beijing Film Festival. The assistant editor for the 3rd year experimental film called, The Epic
Adventures of Arthur. I was invited to edit the behind the scenes for that film as well.
Assisted as the script supervisor on an AFDA 4th year honors film directed by Miklas Manneke called Kanye Kanye, (2012) which was nominated for a Student Oscar Award and won a total of 13 AFDA film gold awards.
Kanye Kanye Oscar Nomination: http://afdafilmschool.tumblr.com/post/50331237931/afda-jhb-film-kanye-kanye-makes-it-to-finals-in
I was the editor for the 3rd year experimental film Jericho.
The film Jericho received the Kodak Student Scholarship Program, http://afdaawards.tumblr.com,
As a 3rd year editing student I was nominated class representative at the beginning of the year.
I edited two AFDA graduation films known as Rift and Silence & I. Both these films were selected to be screened at the AFDA Film Festival in Cape Town.
Rift succeeded the award for Best Third Year Graduation Film 2013 and won a Loeries Award in 2014.
Silence & I got sent to the 35th Durban International Film Festival in the year 2014.
Silence & I was also selected to be screened at the Africa in Motion Film Festival in The United Kingdom
Work in film and television:
2015: Edited video blogs for VM Productions Los Angeles
2014: Edited promotional videos for a company known as Select a Shuttle
2014: Succeeded a job as a video editor for ANN7 African News Network channel 405 on DSTV
2014: Promoted to Colour Grader and editor for Chopped South Africa
2014: Built my own website www.framebyframepostproduction.com with the
Apple software iWeb.
2014: Assistant editor for SNELCO on Chopped South Africa for the Food Network.
2014: Edited four audition tapes for Picture Tree. 2014: Edited videos on the Kotze twins for Get Fit TV
2013: Edited presentations videos for Seed Engine
2013: played a white slave on an Australian film entitled One. 2013: an assistant director on a music video by Charles Ryder called The
Johnny Divines. 2013: an assistant editor on a music video for Dualism Media known as Die
Lig, which was produced by Steven Ward. 2013: played the lead in a commercial advert for Unibal Pen by Frieze Films
for television in the United States. 2013: Part time editor and production manager for an independent film
company known as Rusty Shadow Development, owned by Damien Hes and Steven Ward.
2013:Part time editor for Get Fit TV and edited a video f