Cody’s proficiency with on set film production, sound production and sound design has granted him many opportunities to work in and teach the art of film making. While attending the David Lynch MFA in Film he learned from professionals such as David Lynch, Jim Carey, Peter Farrelly, Bill Borden, and worked as an assistant director along side world renowned acting coach Anthony Meindl. After attending the DL-MFA Cody received an Achievement Award for his thirty minute Thesis Film Apotheosis in the 2019 Iowa Motion Picture Awards.
His passion for and knowledge as a Director of Photography has landed Cody many opportunities to work as a DP filming several feature length films, short films, documentaries, commercials and promotional videos.
His knowledge and diligence in sound design have earned him credits on such shows as Agent Carter, Girlfriends Guide to Divorce, Covert Affairs, amongst many more.
Cody is now focussed on narrative films, work for corporate clients and upcoming Oak Alley documentaries that are visually compelling and offer important insights into critical issues of our time.
Cody has also been teaching as a professor at Maharishi University of Iowa in the Cinematic Arts and New Media since 2014. His courses list consists of courses such as Film Equipment Master, Video Editing, Sound Design for Motion Picture, Studio Photography, Smartphone Photography, Digital Music Production, Introduction to Film Making