Olympia Christofinis

Creative Producer, Writer, Director

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

I'm close to completing my masters degree in Directing & Producing TV at the National Film & Television School.

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Skills

  • Adobe
  • Avid
  • Production Management
  • Videography
  • Multicultural Sensitivity
  • Multilingual Translation
  • Writing
  • Photography
  • Priemer Pro
  • Content Creation

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Seed.

    Seed.

    • Arts and Culture
  • T

    Tiger Aspect Production Company

    • B

      BBC World Service

      • S

        Sid Gentle Films Ltd

        Work history

        2019

        Arabic Translator

        BBC World Service

        Jul 2019 - Jul 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Translated and transcribed ~60 minute interview for radio programme The Cultural Frontline.

        2019

        Work Experience, Scripted Comedy

        Tiger Aspect Production Company

        May 2019 - Jun 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Researched historical documents and biographies for series currently in development. Production Runner on production for taster reel. Read script submissions.

        2019

        Mar 2019 - Mar 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Translated, transcribed and edited a series of interviews from Arabic to English.

        2019

        Work Experience, Production & Research

        Wall to Wall Media Ltd

        Jan 2019 - Jan 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship

        2018

        Arabic Language Advisor

        Sid Gentle Films Ltd

        Nov 2018 - Nov 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Translated one segment from Arabic to English on TV series Killing Eve, S2.

        2017

        Project Coordinator

        Macro Consultants

        Nov 2016 - Dec 2017
        • New York, United States
        • Full Time
        • Skills: Project management Cost analysis Budget management Data Excel Client facing representation Presentation development

        2013

        Assistant Editor

        Rutgers Film Bureau

        Jan 2013 - May 2013
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Internship
        • Assistant Editor (Final Cut) on award winning documentary "Antarctic Edge: 70° South".

        Education

        Currently

        Jan 2018
        • Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
        • Directing & Producing TV Entertainment

        2015

        Bachelor of Arts (BA)

        Rutgers University

        Sep 2011 - Oct 2015
        • New Brunswick, United States
        • Major: French Minors: Russian, Art History Magna Cum Laude Matthew Leydt Society (top 2% of graduating class) Phi Beta Kappa Study abroad in Paris, France (2013) and St. Petersburg, Russia (2015) Recipient of Outstanding Female Senior Award in French Department. Recipient of Fulbright to Malaysia.

        Awards

        2017

        Semi-Finalist Flare Scholarship

        National Film and Television School (NFTS)

        2016

        Fulbright Grant

        Fulbright

        • English teaching assistant in Malaysia.

        2015

        Outstanding Senior in French Department

        Rutgers University

        2015

        John Van Der Poel Award Winner

        Rutgers University

        • Scored highest on the John Van Der Poel French test and won prize money from the French Department.

        2014

        Highly Commended, Undergraduate Awards

        The Undergraduate Awards

        • Highly Commended category for essay submission. Scored in the top 9% of 4,100 submissions.