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  • Jeremy Adams

    Director / Cinematographer

    Los Angeles, CA

A Watkins College of Art & Design alumnus, Jeremy lives and works in Los Angeles. He has worked a variety of roles in film/video production, ranging from Art Dept. Assistant on ABC's "Pushing Daises," to storyboarding acclaimed music video director Joseph Kahn's second feature film, "Detention." He has directed and shot documentaries, commercials, music videos, short films, and a feature film. In 2012, he directed an award-winning spot for MARSOC / Marine Corps Special Operations Command and in 2013 shot and edited the webisode, "You Ought To Know Nashville" for PBS Digital.

Work Samples

  • Herb Williams "Call Of The Wild" / short documentary

  • Weight Of A Bullet / short documentary

Work History

Jeremy Adams Director / Cinematographer Phone: 615-480-5018 jla206@gmail.com vimeo.com/jeradams Agency Work History iostudio Nashville, TN Video Production Specialist - July 2011 - October 2012 Duties ranged from conceptualizing, writing, producing, directing, shooting, editing, and storyboarding various commercials, short films, documentaries, behind-the-scenes segments, and photo shoots while working with cross-agency departments to create projects that were part of integrated campaigns for clients such as the Army National Guard, MARSOC / Marine Special Operations Command, VF Imagewear, Lee Company, and Nossi College of Art & Design. New Classic Films Palm Springs, CA Videographer / Editor - December 2010 - July 2011 Specialized in innovative editing / videography for special events. Duties ranged from scouting, planning, managing shot lists as well as managing client relations, expectations, and ensuring satisfaction. Freelance Work history (2014 - 2004) 2014 - Camera Operator: recruitment spots MARSOC Maritime Ops / Raider Spirit SAIC & iostudio 2014 - Cinematographer: TV pilot (green screen) “Hey Ya’ll Watch This” - Hondo & Chicken Segment CMT 2014 - Camera Operator: documentary “The Juice Report” Kingstar Direct 2013 - Cinematographer / Editor: 5-part webisode “You Ought To Know Nashville” PBS Digital / Nashville Public Television 2013 - Cinematographer: short film “Men’s Room” Scare Me Please Productions 2013 - Camera Operator: feature film “Room 105” Another Film Fund, LLC 2013 - Cinematographer: short documentary “Alivia” SchusterFilms 2013 - Director / Cinematographer: short documentary “Herb Williams: Call Of The Wild” Pearl Snap Films 2013 - Camera Operator: live concert “Umphreys McGee: NYE” TourGigs 2011 - Director: music video Madi Diaz - “Let’s Go” 2011 - Storyboard Artist: feature film “Detention” - dir. Joseph Kahn Samuel Goldwyn Films / Sony Pictures 2010 - Cinematographer: feature film “PHX” - dir. Stewart Schuster SchusterFilms 2010 - Director: music video Smokers In Love - “4 Hours To Dallas” Education Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree / concentration in directing Watkins College of Art and Design - Nashville, TN Skills Canon 5D MKII, 5D MKIII, 7D, and C300 cameras. RED Scarlett camera. Blackmagic Cinema camera. Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro (7 & 10). YouTube, Vimeo, MPEG Streamclip, InDesign, Final Draft. Knowledge of production fundamentals (i.e. scheduling, budgeting, departmental responsibilities, etc.). Also familiar with the Pre-Production process, including preparing storyboards, shot lists, schedules, break down sheets, and other necessary paperwork to distribute to department heads. Mac and Windows proficient.


  • Watkins College of Art, Design, and Film

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Directing
    • 1999 - 2003



2013 Silver DC Addy Award: Television / In-Theatre Commercial for MARSOC 30sec spot