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Robert Kinlaw

Journalist and filmmaker with 10 years experience telling stories with words, video, and sound. Aiming to create multimedia content that keeps viewers informed and entertained.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

EdNC.org, Raleigh, NC

  • Multimedia Strategist | May 2018 – Present

    • Video interviewing, shooting, editing, animation, and sound design
    • Create animated explainers covering issues in NC education
    • Write feature profile articles, enriched with audio and video
    • Direct other video journalists on the team

DOCUMENTARY FILMS, Various locations, NC

  • Director/Producer | May 2010 – Present

    • We Drive It (2019) — Award-winning short documentary
    • Princess Warrior (2017) — Award-winning short documentary
    • White Lake: Remembering the Nation’s Safest Beach (2015) — Feature-length documentary on public television

WUNC – North Carolina Public Radio, Raleigh, NC

  • Producer (temporary) | Dec 2017 – Mar 2018

    • Produce live segments for The State of Things, a daily radio show
    • Find and interview prospective guests, brief show host
    • Write scripts, including show intro and questions for the guest

ABC11 – WTVD, Durham, NC

  • Media Innovation Intern | May 2017 – Aug 2017

    • Create experimental, digital-first video content
    • Produce videos on local news, celebrities, and trending topics
    • Write explainers and profiles of local people

EDUCATION

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

  • B.A. Multimedia Journalism (May 2017)

    • Minor: Religious Studies

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

  • Final Cut Pro X

  • Adobe CC: After Effects, Premiere, Audition, Illustrator, Photoshop 10 years shooting DSLR/mirrorless cameras

  • Strong interpersonal communication

  • Advanced IT skills (Mac and PC)

CREDENTIALS AND LICENSES

  • FAA Certified Drone Pilot