Undergraduate Creative Development Lead, Film Specialist, Undergraduate Summer Head of Communications Team
- BFA Film Production, Advertising Minor, Arts Entrepreneurship Minor
- Filmmaker, Visual Content Production, Brand Management
- Artistic Scholarship, Meadows School of the Arts
“I get to incorporate and build on my videography skills at the Hunt Institute through creating promotional videos for what we are working on with the Creative Team, and Institute as a whole. Being able to bring the Hunt Institute’s messages and events to life visually is crucial to spreading the word about who we are and what we are working on, and I’m very glad to be a part of that process. It’s been a great experience being able to take on more responsibility in the creative advertising and marketing realm of The Institute recently with Undergraduate Creative Development Lead and Summer Communications Team Lead. – Cullen Blanchfield
Cullen Blanchfield is a rising senior at Southern Methodist University. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production with minors in Advertising and Arts Entrepreneurship. Cullen works in the Hunt Institute as a the Undergraduate Creative Development Lead being the guardian of The Hunt Institute’s brand as well as leading the Communications Team over the summer while continuing is video and animation work. He is an experienced film producer and has made dozens of videos for The Institute as well as various clients throughout Dallas and New York. Cullen has recently begun his career in the Advertising industry and will continue to build his skills through The Hunt Institute.
Cullen has been told that he sees things in people and in the world that others often overlook. As a filmmaker, he strives to create films that connect with the viewer both mentally and emotionally through his keen awareness of people. It is this ability that drives him to create impactful stories that can perhaps spark creativity and thoughtfulness from his viewers to create change. It is his goal to elevate stories through the unique opportunities video presents both conceptually and technically.
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