In recent years, Rudi Goldman has been producing, shooting and editing High Definition promotional videos for tourism, wine, food and lifestyle worldwide, with recent programs featuring wine regions and winemaking in Europe and South America.
In 2013, one of Rudi's acclaimed short wine and food features Burgundy: People with a Passion for Wine attracted the attention of the Office of Tourism, Intercommunal Beaune & Beaunois. The agency commissioned a short version of the video in French to promote the annual November Wine Auction at the Hospices de Beaune in Burgundy.
This video Bourgogne - Vente des Hospices de Beaune was featured on the website of La Revue de France. During 2015, both the English and French versions, are being featured on the promotion agency's new website.
At the beginning of 2014, Rudi's team shot promotional videos for the Chilean wine organizations MOVI and VIGNO. The articles and videos, MOVI - “Working In The Risk Zone" and VIGNO - Chiles First Appellation In The Making appear on IMPress Magazine and YouTube.
2014 also saw the creation of Chez Bruno: The Art of Truffles. An intriguing peek into the world of Truffles, this movie features restaurant Chez Bruno, a Michelin one-star truffle specialist restaurant located just outside of Lorgues, Provence, France, holding the record for serving the largest amount of truffles per year in the world, 4000 kilos (4 tons) to its 36,000 yearly guests. Article and video can be found at IMPress Magazine and YouTube.
Award-winning television producer/director
A former Hollywood television producer/director and USAF pilot, Rudi Goldman has worked in European media since 1990. Fluent in conversational Dutch and having served as Director of Programming - UK, Benelux and Scandinavia for the Walt Disney Company in London, Rudi understands the international media perspective.
Rudi's 30+ years of experience includes the production of numerous award-winning national television programs from Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, London and Hilversum.
Rudi has directed celebrities like Allen Funt, Barnard Hughes, Erik van Muiswinkel, Hans van Willigenburg, James Caan, Melba Moore, Peter Allen, Peter, Paul & Mary, Robert Guillaume, Robert Preston, Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel, Sherman Hemsley, Tom Bosley and Tony Randall.
Rudi is a member of the American Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and the Directors Guild of America.
Rudi’s television production awards include:
- American Cable Ace Awards (2 ACE)
- International Film/TV Festival of New York Gold, Silver, Bronze
- Chicago International Film Festival Bronze Hugo
- Houston International Film Festival Silver Award
- Broadcasters Promotion Association Gold Award
- Recording Industry Association of America Gold Video Award
Communications specialist & Presentation Coach
Working in Europe since 1990, Rudi Goldman, founder and managing director of Media in English, understands the perspectives on both sides of the Atlantic. Rudi's media training experience includes coaching Ambassadors, as well as, executives and spokespersons of multi-national corporations and startups.
He has individually trained well over 500 top international business/government leaders.
Rudi has personally coached scores of top corporate executives including the Managing Directors, CEOs and/or board member executives of 3M Netherland, ABN Amro Bank (Switzerland), Autoriteit Financiële Markten, European Climate Exchange, Imation International, Infiniti Europe, Manpower Inc., Mn Services, Nissan Europe and Hitachi Construction Equipment Europe.
Additionally, Rudi coached former U.S. and Japanese Ambassadors to the Netherlands.