Summary

Nevena, a Production Manager, based in New York, has 7 Production Manager credits and 8 Associate Producer credits, and has been a member since 2014.

Credits

1/16 – 8/16

Production Manager Pope V. Hitler Pilot

NATGEO — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
1/16 – 8/16

POPE V. HITLER – National Geographic – Docudrama – 1x120// Oversaw all production and post production work flow// Negotiated rates and hired local crew members (US and London)// Coordinated production travel for crew and talent// Researched and secured interview shoot locations// Prepared shooting schedules and created call sheets// Hired and supervised APs, AEs, and PAs.// Managed and tracked budget// Managed deal memos, start paperwork, payroll and negotiated vendor contracts// Negotiated rates and booked all post production vendors and talent// (Audio Mixes, Online Edit Facilities, QC vendors, VO talent, editors).// Collected, reviewed and submit for payment vendors’ locations’, and independent contractors’ invoices.// Prepared initial application and received approval for New York State Post Production Film Credit.

1/16 – 8/16

Production Manager (field and office) Explorer - "What Would Teddy Do?"

NATGEO — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
1/16 – 8/16

WHAT WOULD TEDDY DO? – National Geographic – Documentary (with full drama scenes) 1x60.// Oversaw all production and post-production work flows.// Worked with producers to ensure their creative vision was executed on time and in budget. // Provided logistical support during interview shoots. Negotiated rates and hired local crew members. Oversaw production travel for crew and talent.// Prepared shooting schedules, created and distributed call sheets. // Hired and supervised APs, AEs, and PAs.// Managed and tracked production and post budgets.// Supervised post production and handled all network deliverables.// Managed deal memos, start paperwork, payroll and negotiated vendor contracts.// Negotiated rates and booked all post production vendors and talent (Audio Mixes, Online Edit Facilities, QC vendors, VO talent, editors).// Collected, reviewed and submit for payment vendors’ locations’, and independent contractors’ invoices.// Licensed third party materials.

7/15 – 10/15

Production Manager Explorer: Bill Nye's Global Meltdown

NATGEO — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
7/15 – 10/15

Researched story ideas with creative team.// Worked closely with EP to ensure his vision was executed on time and budget. // Oversaw all production and post production work flows.// Managed production and post budget, created cost reports in timely manner.// Negotiated rates and hired local crew members for interview shoots across the US and Canada.// Sourced G&E gear and camera gear at remote shoot locations. // Created and distributed call sheets.// Managed deal memos, start paperwork, payroll and negotiated vendor contracts.// Booked post production vendors. // Assisted in creating budgets and schedules for current shows and projects in development.// Oversaw third party materials licensing.

11/14 – 7/15

Production Manager Gunslingers 2

AHC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
11/14 – 7/15

GUNSLINGERS SEASON 2 - AHC- Docudrama - 6x60. Worked closely with creative team to ensure their creative vision is met within the schedule and budget. // Oversaw all production and post production workflows.// Helped secure shoot locations and permits.// Negotiated rates and hired local crew members // Oversaw production travel for crew and talent. // Prepared shooting schedules and created call sheets on interview shoots. // Hired and supervised APs, AEs, and PAs.// Managed and tracked interview production and post budgets, created timely cost reports. // Supervised post production and oversaw network deliverables. // Served as additional UPM during drama shoot in New Mexico// Collected, reviewed and submit for payment vendors’ locations’, and independent contractors’ invoices.// Managed deal memos, start paperwork, payroll and negotiated vendor contracts.// Negotiated rates and booked all post production vendors.// Assisted in creating budgets and schedules for current shows and projects in development.// Prepared and submitted NM production tax credit and New York’s Film Post Production Credit.// Oversaw archive and other third party materials licensing.

7/14 – 8/14

Production Manager (UPM) Untitled Teddy Roosevelt Doc

HISTORY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
7/14 – 8/14

Managed and tracked budget. Negotiated rates with crew members. Handled all crew and talent contracts & releases. Secured city and museum permits. Hired Interns and PAs. Created and distribute call sheets. Set up vendor accounts and arranged for rentals: G&E, Production Vehicles, Walkies, etc.

5/13 – 2/14

Production Manager (and Recreations UPM) Gunslingers 1

AHC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
5/13 – 2/14

Managed and tracked interview and recreations budget. Booked and scheduled interviews. Hired interview crew members. Booked and coordinated production travel. Oversaw APs. Handled all contracts, releases, payrolls and insurance coverage for crew (70), actors (40), extras (over 300). Assisted with NM tax rebate, applied for NYS post rebate.

3/13 – 6/13

Production Manager The Truth About Twisters

WEATHER — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
3/13 – 6/13

Handled all network deliverables. Third party materials licensing. Conducted archive and story research. Managed and tracked budget. Oversaw APs responsibilities on the project. Hired and supervised interns. Created and managed post production schedule and workflow.

9/12 – 2/13

Associate Producer (Lead) Hacking The Planet 1

WEATHER — Reality/Doc (TV) — Castle Pictures Details
9/12 – 2/13

Production coordinating. Story and archive research. Managed archive budget, tracked production budget. Archive and other third party materials licensing. Oversaw other APs responsibilities on the project. Handled Series network deliverables. Created and managed post production schedule and workflow.

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Education

Class of '09

Columbia College Chicago

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Television Production

Skills

  • Avid
  • Broadcast
  • Documentaries
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • Production Managment
  • Reality
  • Television
  • Video Production