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Highly enthusiastic, well-versed visionary filmmaker. Recently, graduated with a Distinction in Creative Digital Film Production and completed a film on the plight of Syrian refugees, which was nominated by the Royal Television Society for best documentary in the London region. Great skills in leadership, creative storytelling, writing and use of technical equipment thus possessing the ability to transcend any project. Now seeking to further my experience and use my skills to create fascinating stories within documentary/film and journalism. Throughout my industry progression, I have become adept at generating original stories, developing strong contacts and producing imaginative content. My films and written work underlined by rigorous research have always reflected and scrutinized topical issues regarding the human condition. I challenge historical, political, social affairs and explore cultural paradigms while maintaining credibility through impartial, accurate and comprehensive representation of the story. I possess the highest qualifications at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. I have been nominated for awards and won. I will bring your company captivating content which informs, inspires and entertains thus providing you with outstanding results. I look forward to hearing from you.Locked Pro Plan feature
Finding contributors, phone calls, emails - constructing arguments regarding controversies. Finding interesting angles and topical arguments, background research. Checking factual details. Constructing tentative schedules, setting up international shoots. Interviewing potential contributors.
Monitored technical equipment ensuring all operations ran smoothly. Helped students pick the right equipment for their projects. Distributed appropriate equipment.
Consulted with clients to develop proposed ideas from abstract notions to concrete finished products. Prepared moodboards to help illustrate ideas while filming performances at the Bangladeshi New Year.
Color graded images bringing out the vibrant nature of the seaside for a documentary called Young at Sea. Intelligently constructed the narrative in the edit creating a profound discussion about fishing and the human condition.
Film titled: Remember the Name Creatively developed a vision to capture the life of a boxer leading up to his first professional fight. Prepared shot lists, monitored sound using a zoom recorder, researched the subjects background and intelligently interviewed all subjects to expose facts and construct a narrative. Filmed using a C 100.
Conscientiously directed and edited an award winning film (Oh Syria, My Syria) that captured the quintessential aspects of the Syrian plight to escape a war torn Syria and live life inside Zaatari. Shot on Sony EX-1 and Canon 60D. Wrote proposal for documentary that gained my crew access to film. Interviewed on BBC Television/Radio about the film.
Directed and wrote a 2.5D parallax still-image Neo-noir fiction film called The Last Man. Voice acted, used 5D Mark III for photography, helped the acting talent get into character, brought in makeup artists, lit scenes with tungsten lights and kino flos.
Produced an award winning Surrealist film about the absurdity of human interaction called Light Bulbs and Ashes. Worked with lighting green screen and helped the director with script and directing. Filmed on a C 100.
Worked on an award winning film set. Assisted set-up and take down of equipment. Recorded sound. Held light reflectors. Grip work. Brief tutorial using an Epic Mysterium-X Red camera.
Received a First Class qualification as well as being awarded with Most Outstanding Contribution to Media Production. Further received a full scholarship to study at postgraduate level.
Received for advocacy, time management and leadership skills. Producing the highest level content as well as helping my fellow students.
Won for creating a film that challenges film conventions and begs important questions about the human condition.
Received an award for making the best film at my university.