Summary

Multiskilled film crew member with ability to learn and adapt to multiple crew positions and focused experience in Producing and Directing. Detail oriented, extroverted individual who has worked in multiple culturally diverse environments.

Credits

1/17 – Current

Intern Austin Film Society

Corporate — Austin Film Society
1/17 – Current
3/17 – 3/17

Production Assistant The Voice 13

NBC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Mark Burnett Productions
3/17 – 3/17
2/16 – 3/17

Producer Welcome to My World

Film (Short) — Fantastic Fest
2/16 – 3/17
12/16 – 2/17

Production Assistant Battle Angel - Allita

Film (Theatrical)
12/16 – 2/17
10/16 – 12/16

Talent Assistant – Fantastic Fest

Details
10/16 – 12/16

Registered press attendees throughout the week for access to festival Contacted and researched influencers to attend Fantastic Festival Assisted in the set-up, flow and break down of red carpet for film premieres

1/15 – 8/16

Intern FONS PR

Film (Theatrical) — Fantastic Fest Details
1/15 – 8/16

Researched and contracted social media influencers to publicise film campaigns for FONS PR Organized film campaigns by scheduling events, sending promotional material and attending film premieres

1/16 – 3/16

Development Intern SXSW

Live Event — SXSW Details
1/16 – 3/16

Managed the flow of incoming audience members in and out of specific theatre venues in downtown Austin Communicated with tech center and management of film venue staff in representative of the festival Coordinated with SXSW volunteers to directly create a functional environment

5/15 – 10/15

Development Intern Austin Film Festival

Film (Theatrical) — Austin Film Festival Details
5/15 – 10/15

Led interns through the conference portion of AFF by creating schedules, assigning assignments and overlooked all intern activity Handled communication between AFF guests and panel moderators

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Tammy Wheeler
Production Assistant , Set Medic
I have worked along side a lot of Production Assistants and Desirae is very professional and attentive to the needs of the set. She completed all task meeting and even beating expectations. She has an eagerness to learn all she can to move her career ...MORE...

Education

Class of '18

University of Texas at Austin

Bachelors of Science in Radio-Television and Film

My Gear

  • Canon 60D
  • Sunpak Tripod

Affiliations

  • Austin Film Festival
  • Austin Film Society
  • SXSW