I’m the founder of Next Move Arts, a platform that involves film and arts development of projects. I also have been teaching workshops, been involved with producing projects for other filmmakers. I’ve been an international rep for two years and been volunteering/representing my university and platform in film festivals. Now I’m currently looking for an opportunity in the field of film producing, location assistant manager or been involved with events for film festivals.Locked Pro Plan feature
Working for Big Picture a company that represents brands such as Canon, Dyson and other technology brands for different regional stores like John Lewis, Jessops, etc. Duties include: Supporting John Lewis camera team department in the selling targets of Canon brand, Training the camera department team in the new mirrorless cameras and lenses stock coming into the store. Giving personal customer support of the different Canon cameras and lenses to loyal customers and newcomers to the brand. Send weekly reports about Canon sales and stock of cameras, printers and other merchandise.
It is a platform created for film production in request (short-films, promo videos, conferences, shows) and a workshops platform for students at Anglia Ruskin University and outside of it. Duties include: Next Move Arts develops skills for budding filmmakers in, producing, directing, finding locations and budgeting, industry professionals, how to develop contacts, how to work with the latest software and opportunities for new filmmakers. Teaching acting and filmmaking workshops and masterclasses to 10-15 students of mixed ages and backgrounds (2-hour sessions) to building confidence, improve speech, develop communication and interaction skills through practical exercises.
Producing promotional videos and content for the ARU Students Union campaigns such as “Wednesdays Off” promoting societies, “Lets be honest” through film adverts, interviews, etc. Writing in Student Union blog – talking about “Let’s be honest” campaigns, and “Keep Wednesday’s off” campaign. Writing tips blogs for students regarding Mental Health, Student and social life, how to keep up a good budget, etc.
Venue search and Finance Departments - One month to two weeks in advance previously the event. Events management (small meetings – weekend retreats, booked catering, rooms hotels, meeting rooms, restaurants via online systems) for clients of the company (Airbus, Eisai, Accenture, etc). Booking flights and hotel reservations, for different departments of the companies I work for. Liaising with clients on a daily basis. Experience in booking entertainment for (400-70 people conferences) international events in Spain, Portugal, South America and USA. Management of members list for the international event in Rio de Janeiro, from all South America countries organizations through recording data via excel spreadhseets, emails or online company own software.
I've gained skills not only into the theory into the different fields of film (from author, to classic, contemporary, commercial and indie film) but also I've studied the practical field producing, directing and creating different projects from pre-production to post-production (from different departments such as editing, lighting, sound, writing, etc). I've also had the pleasure to create projects from digital to 16mm and super 8 films.
Nominated. Didn't win.