Yiannis Georgiades

Creative Leader at National Centre for Writing

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
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Projects

  • Creative Leader at National Centre for Writing

About me

A Film and Media graduate having recently completed an MA in Scriptwriting, dedicated to helping bring stories to the screen. I pursue a career in film and television, applying my enthusiasm through effective administrative management and a well-rounded industry perspective.

Skills

  • Final Draft
  • Copywriting
  • Marketing
  • Social Media Management
  • Public Relations
  • Customer Service
  • Event Planning
  • Microsoft Office
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Film Production

Companies I’ve worked with

  • S

    Self Employed

    • U

      University of East Anglia

      • C

        Cypriot National Guard

        • N

          National Centre for Writing

          Work history

          Currently

          Nov 2017
          • Norwich, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • • Managing and delivering masterclasses alongside acclaimed writers and industry veterans. • Building beneficial relationships with major literary events and charities such as Arts Award. • Coordinating creative writing workshops in schools and community groups.

          Currently

          Freelance Filmmaker

          Self Employed

          Jun 2011
          • United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • • Producing awarded short films, documentaries, and promotional videos. • Contributing as a runner and Production Assistant on sets for films and TV series. • Efficiently allocating crew and resources, completing projects under-budget and ahead of schedule. • Gaining experience in all stages of production, including budgeting, promotion and distribution.

          2014

          Jul 2012 - Jul 2014
          • Nicosia, Cyprus
          • Full Time
          • • Developed leadership and team building qualities by leading a section of ten soldiers. • Demonstrated my diligence by supervising and reporting on daily duties. • Improved my capacity to perform under harsh circumstances and time-sensitive situations. • Handled classified and confidential information with discretion.

          Education

          Currently

          MA Creative Writing - Scriptwriting

          University of East Anglia

          Sep 2017
          • Norwich, United Kingdom
          • • Practised the craft of script development under established scriptwriters. • Researched and wrote an original TV pilot and a feature-length screenplay. • Studied the business of film financing and distribution as taught by industry consultants. • Mentored a group of students creating a play for the Festival of Literature for Young People.

          2017

          BA Film Studies and Media, Communications and Culture

          Keele University

          Sep 2014 - Jun 2017
          • Keele, Newcastle, United Kingdom
          • • Gained practical experience in the film and television industries. • Acted as Social Secretary for Keele Creative Writing Society, managing events and social media. • Co-founded and served as President of Keele Filmmaking Society, running workshops and socials. • Elected as an academic representative for staff-student liaison committee meetings.

          Awards

          2018

          • Parental License (2017, short film) - Writer, Director, Producer Shortlisted as a Semi-Finalist at the 2018 San Mauro International Film Festival

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