Brian Mellen

Adjunct Faculty // Visual Effects, Post Production, Cinema Production
College of Computing and Digital Media
Brian Mellen
  • Email: bmellen@cdm.depaul.edu
  • Office:
  • Phone:
  • Advising and Office Hours:
  • Office hours are posted on BlueStar. Schedule Advising Appointments through BlueStar.

Bio and Research Information

Originating from Seattle, WA, Brian is a Writer/Director, Videographer, and Post-Production Specialist. He just finished his thesis film "Spark and Fade" in the Spring of 2014. "Spark and Fade" recently played at the East Lansing Film Festival in Michigan, the Route 66 Film Festival, and received an award at the Illinois International Film Festival. It also just won the FirstGlance Film Festival Philadelphia's Online Short Film Contest and will premiere at FirstGlance Film Festival LA in Spring 2016. Outside of teaching Brian does freelance video editing and videography in Chicago.

Research Area

Visual Effects, Post Production, Cinema Production

Specific Research Area

Directing, Screenwriting, Cinematography, Video Editing, Sound Design, and Visual Effects

Schedule for Winter 2017-2018

Courses Taught at DePaul

Course Evaluations