Mina Popa
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Mina Popa

Writer / ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
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Mina Popa
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Mina Popa

Writer / ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
A Creative Writing student with a passion for Marketing and Production, using storytelling to connect audiences and drive interest and engagement. A self-starter with leaps of positive attitude, love for art, and curiosity, always looking to learn more and improve my skills. Creative yet adaptable, mixing originality with practicality.
Projects
  • Brunel Grad Show '23
    Brunel Grad Show '23A fresh take on the student-focused event of the Arts & Humanities department, the yearly Graduate Showcase. With a shorter, snappier and more familiar name — Grad Show —, the event's rebrand is meant to appeal to its intended young audience, and draw in a new wave of both artists willing to participate, as well as students interested in the university's arts. Because of this, the theme selected for 2023 is 'New Wave', symbolising a fresh start with the event finally taking place on a larger sc
Work history
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    Script SupervisorBrunel University London
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    Worked on a student-led music video teaser project called 'Memor' • Compiled a script breakdown before going on set. • Offered on-set support to director and crew to ensure a smooth shooting of the project according to time constraints, locations and script, while also checking and revising shots for continuity errors. • Checked with the director that all necessary shots are numbered, listed and archived for ease in post-production.
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    Graphic Designer, Event Coordinator and Digital Marketing LeadBrunel University London
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    • Refreshed the event’s identity through a range of marketing material, from changing the tone of voice to match young student audiences, to creating banners, posters and social media assets following this year’s theme of ‘New Wave’ by combining illustration and graphic design. • In charge of the Marketing and Communications team, directing the creative strategy for the event’s Instagram page. • Provided administrative and on-site support to the event crew, helping with the set-up of all 10 rooms booked for the event.
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Skills
  • Copywriting
  • Digital Marketing
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Video Editing
  • Social Media
Education
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    Creative WritingBrunel University London
     - London, United Kingdom
    Graduated with a 2:1 degree classification. Focused especially on honing visual storytelling skills and understanding script as a language. Developed and finished a short theatre play, as well as a screenplay for an in-production short film, 'Canvas'. Learned teamwork, editorial skills, and giving and receiving feedback through workshopping sessions akin to American Writers’ Rooms. Screenwriting — 83% Introduction to Writing Drama (Group Project) — 80% Violence (Short Film Project) — 78% Module representative for: Screenwriting, The Creative Industries, and Writing for Film and Television.
Awards
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    Filmsupply Edifest 2022 FinalistFilmsupply
    Selected as a finalist for Filmsupply's 2022 Editfest for their 'Title Sequence' category for 'butterfly effect'. You can view the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbSvpcnC-FA&ab_channel=themakibear.studio