zeeshan akram

Filmmaker/creative

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects

About me

I'm an intuitive creative that has experience in all stages of the filmmaking process, from pre production to post production. This allows me to focus on being a strong storyteller and problem solver when working on a broad spectrum of projects in Film, TV and Advertising.

Skills

  • Filmmaking
  • Photography
  • Art Direction
  • Advertising Concepts
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Content
  • Videography
  • Creative Pitches
  • Editor Film
  • Idea Generation

Companies I’ve worked with

  • AKQA

    AKQA

    • Design
  • F

    Freelance

    • Iris

      Iris

      • Advertising
    • Crowd DNA

      Crowd DNA

      • Education & Research

    Work history

    Currently

    Filmmaker

    Freelance

    Mar 2012
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Delivering high quality products to clients whilst remaining on budget • Camera operator and camera assistant for clients such as the BBC, ON ROAD etc • Offline & online video editing, grading, sound mixing. • Leading and assisting multi-cam shoots at live events. (Facebook & Instagram live feeds) • Behind the scenes videography and photography • Project Management • Communicating with clients efficiently • Generating leads and acquiring new business • Understanding client or creative briefs • Most importantly, meeting deadlines!

    2019

    Creative executive

    Crowd DNA

    Sep 2018 - Dec 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    2018

    Creative

    Iris

    Jul 2018 - Aug 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Accounts: Barclays - Formula E - Starbucks

    2018

    Mar 2018 - Apr 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • • Generating and conceptualizing ideas • Developing copy for billboard/digital campaigns. • Art direction • Working on multiple projects • Sourcing relevant micro social media influencers • Pitching digital video content

    2018

    Creative

    AKQA

    Feb 2018 - Mar 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Internship
    • Developed and pitched a HIV self-testing campaign for the Elton John Foundation, Mediashare & WPP. Assisted senior creatives.

    Education

    Currently

    BTEC National Diploma Music Technology

    Newcastle college

    Sep 2010
    • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

    2012

    Media production level 4

    Newcastle college

    Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
    • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

    Awards

    2018

    NEW BLOOD SHIFT

    D&AD New Blood Academy

    • One of 18 people to make it on to the programme amongst hundreds of applications from across the country, Shift is a 12 week intensive night school taught by the best of the best in the advertising industry.