BRIAN F PATRICK portrait
  • Head of Film Production, Film & Media Arts Department
  • Professor, Film & Media Arts Department
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Creative Research

  • Mountain Meadows Revisited Film Production, St. George & Mountain Meadows, Utah Media Arts, completed 09/09/2016.
  • Navajo Medicine Man Film Production, With Moran Eye Center Outreach, Blanding Hospital, Navajo Mountain, Navajo Reservation Media Arts, completed 04/22/2016.
  • 16mm/VHS/Laser Disc restoration and transfer for Department Media Arts, completed 12/15/2015.
  • Return to Mountain Meadows- Film of the Descendants of the Mountain Meadows Massacre returning to the site of the massacre. Media Arts, Media Arts, completed 11/11/2015.
  • Peru Explorations. Media Arts, in progress 09/15/2015.
  • Navajo Medicine Man. Media Arts, 03/15/2015. Extensive filming in and around the Navajo Indian Reservation, Monument Valley, Utah and Arizona Media Arts, in progress 03/15/2015.
  • Selling the Past A film about the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts in Southern Utah. Media Arts, in progress 10/15/2014.
  • Navajo Medicine Man Media Arts, in progress 09/15/2014.
  • Return to Mountain Meadows- Film of the Descendants of the Mountain Meadows Massacre returning to the site of the massacre. Media Arts, in progress 09/11/2014.
  • Peru Explorations Media Arts, in progress 05/07/2014.
  • VHS transfer and restoration to DVD's for Film Department student film archives from 1979 through 2013. Media Arts, completed 12/2013.
  • Filming "Selling the Past"Continued Film Work on new documentary film on the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts. Media Arts, in progress 09/2013.
  • Filming "Indian Medicine Men" a film sponsored by the Department of Family Medicine-University of Utah. Media Arts, in progress 08/2013.
  • Film to DVD Restoration-Award winning films-Testimony (Includes Egyptology, HoneyMoon, Is a Pot, Foolsmate. Media Arts, completed 10/15/2012.
    http://www.amazon.com/Testimony-Brian-Patrick/dp/B...
  • Film to DVD Film Restoration-Award winning documentary-Dance Journal & Ladies of the Dance. Media Arts, completed 10/15/2012.
    http://www.amazon.com/Dance-Journal-Brian-patrick/...
  • Film to DVD Restoration: Award winning documentary films--The Hide Out--Feature documentary on the Utah State Prison (Includes restored documentary film: On Their Honor: The Hocking Honor Camp Media Arts, completed 10/15/2012.
    http://www.amazon.com/The-Hide-Out-Brian-Patrick/d...
  • Filming "Indian Medicine Men". Media Arts, in progress 01/01/2012.
  • Filming "Selling the Past"Continued Film Work on new documentary film on the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts. Media Arts, in progress 01/01/2012.
  • Filming "Indian Medicine Men" Media Arts, in progress 08/15/2011.
  • Filming "Selling the Past"Continued Film Work on new documentary film on the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts. Media Arts, in progress 08/01/2011.
  • DVD--White Cross Memorial 150th Anniversary Ceremony of the Mountain Meadows Massacre Media Arts, completed 10/15/2010.
    http://www.amazon.com/White-Memorial-Patrick-Jenni...
  • "Selling the Past"Continued Film Work on new documentary film on the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts. Media Arts, in progress 09/15/2010.
  • Northwest Film Form-- Film Showing of 16mm film "Testimony," as part a retrospective of the best films of 1969. Media Arts, completed 10/14/2009.
  • Started filmming new documentary film about the theft and trafficking of Indian artifacts in Southern Utah. Shot interviews with Dr. David Thomas, American Museum of Natural History, Forest Cuch, others. Media Arts, in progress 09/15/2009.
  • Film Presenter and Panlist at the Wyoming Film Festival Aug. 22, 2009 Exhibition, completed 08/22/2009.
  • Showed "Burying the Past--Legacy of the Mountain Meadows Massacre" at the University Film and Video Conference in Colorado Springs, Co. 08/15/2008 Exhibition, completed 08/15/2008.
  • Three DVD Productions of past award winning 16mm flim work. Media Arts, in progress 07/15/2008.
  • Showed and talked about "Burying the Past" at the Chamber of Commerce, Park City, Utah Exhibition, completed 03/15/2008.

Presentations

  • Mountain Meadows Descendants Organization, St. George, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/10/2016.
  • Showing/Discussion, Burying the Past Film St George, Utah Descendants Mountain Meadows Massacre. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/13/2014.
  • Panel discussion following film about religion sponsored by Religious Studies, University of Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/27/2012.
  • Present and discuss my film Burying the Past:Legacy of the Mountain Meadows Massacre at Utah State University. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/19/2012.
  • Panel discussion on the Mountain Meadows Massacre at Utah State University. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/19/2012.
  • Dedication of the Mountain Meadows Massacre Monument as a US Historic National Landmark status. Showed film Burying the Past and spoke. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/11/2011.
  • Park City High School: Present film "Burying the Past" and talk to students about their projects, film festivals, and working in the film industry. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/11/2011.
  • Utah Artist Documentary Showcase, A Featured (on-line) Filmmaker on Utah Artists, Film “Ladies of the Dance,” 2010. Other, Accepted, 11/23/2010.
    http://www.arts.utah.gov/things_to_do/american_mas...
  • "Burying the Past" presented to The Secretary of the Interior, BLM, and Senate Sub-Committee regarding changing the Mountain Meadows site to a National Historic Landmark site. Presentation, Presented, 09/15/2010.
  • Carbon County Lecture Series, Rawlins, Wyoming Show & lecture of "Burying the Past. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/15/2010.
  • Paper delivered at the University Film and Video Conference in Colorado Springs. Conference Paper, Other, 08/15/2008.

Languages

  • Italian, basic.
    Trip to Italy-one month.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Costa Rica
    Visited Costa Rica and have friends who live there.
  • Italy
    Trip to Italy Summer 2016.
  • Mexico
    Have visited, lived, and made films in Mexico and Baja.
  • Peru
    Trip to Peru Spring 2015.
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Have a friend and filmmaking partner who lives in Scotland. I have shot 2 films in England and Scotland. I have traveled extensively in the UK.

Publications