Dino Barlaam (Level 3)
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Dino has had experience both in front of and behind the camera, and is passionate about the craft of screenwriting.
He has taught both screenwriting and film analysis at local New Jersey colleges and adult schools, and continues to teach creative writing on a part-time basis (outside of his full-time day job).
In 2005, his feature-length screenplay, Waking the Children, won the April monthly contest with the Write Movies/AExposure national contest (www.writemovies.com).
In 2006, his 40 pg. screenplay, "Daniel", made it to the Quarter finalist round of Slamdance's Short Length Screenplay Contest (www.slamdance.com).
Also in 2006, his screenplay "Daniel" made it to the top 10% of American Gem's 5th Short Screenplay Competition (www.filmmakers.com/contests/short/2006/)
Dino lives in New Jersey with his wife and son.
Master of Arts Degree, College of Staten Island (CUNY), Staten Island,N.Y.,1999
Concentration: Cinema Studies.
Elementary Education Certification Program, Jersey City State College, Jersey City, N.J., 1996
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Jersey City State College, Jersey City, N.J., 1994
Major: Media Arts Minor: English
2005 Full Access, Screenwriter (6 min.)
2002 Oil and Water, Actor (30 min.)
2001 Blissful Thinking, Sound Technician (10 min.)
1999 College Rules, Director/Screenwriter (15 min.)
1994 Demon Claw, Actor/Production Assistant (10 min.)
1993 Urban Pirates, Actor/Production Assistant (7 min.)
1989-1993: Actor, North Bergen Cultural Affairs
Association. North Bergen, NJ.