Valli L Hamilton
  •  Phone
    Office:   508 939-1529
  •  Address
    PO Box 2957,
    Oak Bluffs, MA, 02557, United States of America
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Valli L Hamilton

The Orchid Lady

Filmmaker, MFA Columbia Univ.

Full Bio
Valli L. Hamilton P.O. Box 2957 Oak Bluffs, MA 02557 Tel. 508.939.1529

OBJECTIVE: To live an authentic life utilizing my capabilities as an Educator, Writer and Film and Video Producer while doing no harm to the earth or its inhabitants


1995 - present, Owner. The Orchid Lady, Oak Bluffs, MA In 1995 I started a home business selling established orchid plants. I remain a life long learner and want to utilize my abilities towards sustaining habitats and species, promoting responsible stewardship and maintaining my passion to live an authentic life.

2012 - March 2015, Counter Service Agent Jet Blue Airlines MVY Airport

2011 - March 2015, Counter Service Agent Cape Air MVY Airport 2008 - present , Cashier, Stop And Shop, and Edgartown, MA 02539

2005 - Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head and Aquinnah Shellfish Hatchery, Oyster Farmer June - December

2003 - 2004, Board Member, MVTV Board of Directors, Oak Bluffs, MA While employe

Professional Credits

2002 - present, Producer, Videographer and Editor of original footage covering Native American Tribes on the East Coast of the USA (approximately 50 hours of footage to date)

2005 - Director of Photography, Kitchen Help, a short narrative film juxtaposing the plight of Mexican kitchen laborers with that of dining room clientele at a Melrose Avenue type restaurant. Kitchen Help was produced and shot in L.A. and Tijuana Mexico.

1986 - 1988 Assistant TV Producer, Young & Rubicam Advertising Agency, New York, NY Producer of test commercials with clients including the Army, Johnson & Johnson, Colgate Palmolive and more. I received the highest test scores the agency had earned in focus groups up to this time. John Weaver was my Executive Producer.

1985 - Ragtime Productions produced by Michael Hausman Production Office Assistant, Story Board preparation, on set for screen testing with James Cagney and Nastasha Kinski. Ultimately, I worked as a Cutting Room Assistant o
Professional Groups
IATSE, Other
Other Professional Groups
1981-1994 I.A.T.S.E., Lcl. 771 , FCC General Operator's License, lifetime
Content Types
Director, Editor: Film/Video, Writer
Business Types
Production Company