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WORK | CV

 
 

FILM & TV

Many Maids Make Much Noise (Institute of Contemporary Arts) | Assistant to Artist Olivia Plender

Film based on workshops of play written by Sylvia Pankhurst, founder of the East London Federation of Suffragettes, with women organising in the East End today to explore the relevance to that history today.

 

Institute of Art and Ideas | Content Producer | Creative Director: Hilary Lawson

Developing new ideas for IAI video content; and editing and improving flagship debates in line with their aim to provide access to cutting-edge ideas and world leading thinkers.

 

Unitalks | Producer | Institute of Art and Ideas, The Brilliant Club and King's College London

Developed and produced podcast each hosted by 16-18 year old focused on increasing access to university.

 

Banyak Films (Facebook) | Assistant Producer | Director/Producer: Anson Hartford

4 x short docs exploring transformative power in internet in Java, Indonesia.

 

Earthrise (Al Jazeera) | Researcher | Banyak Films | Producer: Dan Boaden

Identifying environmental stories globally; writing pitches and treatments; securing and managing contributors.

 

Cruel and Unusual (Channel 4/US theatrical release) | Post-production coordinator | Mob Film Company | Director: Vadim Jean, Producer: Ian Sharples

Distribution and delivery support; running Kickstarter campaign and managing US theatrical release.

 

Spectacle | Editor | Producer: Mark Saunders

Camera and editing for on-going projects; editing a short film on a piece of community land the council wants to sell to developers; digitizing and managing archive.   

 

Stealing Silver (Fiction Short, Post-production) | Location Manager | Stealing Silver Ltd | Line Producer: Kristyna Sellnerova; Director: Mark Lobatto

 

Lucid (Feature, Post-production) | Assistant Location Manager | Lucid by Morse Ltd | Line Producer: Kristyna Sellnerova; Starring: Sadie Frost, Billy Zane

 

Promotional Video for Eastern Electrics music festival | Director | New Fruit Productions

 

Awful Girls | Art Film | Dorich House Museum | collaboration with Hilary Lloyd (Turner Prize nominee)     

 

Keeping Faith (Pilot) | Casting AP | Media Mayhem | Producer/Director: John Higgins

Cast, developed relationships, and identified storylines with local churches and their pastors.

 

World’s Worst Weather (Channel 4) | Researcher | Pioneer Productions | Series Producer: Stephen Marsh

Developing storylines; scientific research; and sourcing archive and user-generated content.

 

How the Universe Works 4 (Discovery) | Researcher | Pioneer Productions | Series Producer: Stephen Marsh

Science and archive research; liaising with expert contributors; finding shoot locations; coordinating GFX production; annotating scripts; and preparing final deliverables.

 

Britain’s Winter: Storm Heroes (Channel 4) | Researcher | Raw TV | Senior Producer/Director: Sophie Todd; Executive Producer: Richard Bond

Finding contributors and storylines as and when extreme weather hit; logging footage; and securing user-generated content.

 

 
 

SKILLS

Editing: proficient with both Avid and Premiere Pro

Camera: experience with BlackMagic/GH4/C300/Canon DSLRs

Sound: Basic Location sound and boom op.

 

FILM FESTIVALS | EVENTS | WORKSHOPS

Underwire Festival 2017 & 2018 | Pre-selection reviewer

 

Lost Picture Show 2017 & 2018 | Programmer

 

Brainchild Festival 2017 | Producer

Producing a number of workshops and screenings for the cinema programme including DIY filmmaking workshop, focus on web series and programme of short by women. 

 

Peckham Free Film Festival  2017 | Producer / Programmer

Programming films for community-focused festival; producing workshops including phone filmmaking workshop for local young people.

 

London Short Film Festival 2015 | Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015 | Underwire Film Festival 2014 | Volunteer

 

OTHER PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT

Between 2011 and 2015 I worked in the health and social care sectors. Initially, in social care provision and policy in the UK. I then specialized in global and community health, working at a number of NGOs in India where I lead a research study on participation in a rural diabetes care programme. Additionally, I worked extensively in East London, designing and delivering community engagement programmes in addition to my research activities.

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