Summary

Jowan, a Director, based in Los Angeles, has 4 Director credits and 1 Office Manager credit, and has been a member since 2016.

Credits

3/14 – 6/16

Director (Script Development) Various

Film (Feature-length) — MediaFusion Entertainment Details
3/14 – 6/16

• Evaluated scripts, pitches, and proposals by writing comprehensive coverage critical to company growth • Provided detailed and creative story solutions to improve intellectual properties

3/14 – 3/15

Director (Writer/Producer) Cut Off

Film (Feature-length) — MediaFusion Entertainment/ Carbin Pictures Details
3/14 – 3/15

• Created and oversaw crowdfunding campaign to acquire seed money that both exceeded financial goals and yielded Kickstarter’s “Staff Pick,” as well as “Featured project in Film & Video.” • Identified and secured sources for equity • Interviewed, hired, and supervised cast and crew • Directed cast and crew with clear instructions in a timely manner • Organized production by creating detailed floor plans and shot lists leading to daily efficiency • Leveraged expertise in pre-production and production to complete principle photography on time and under budget • Supervised post-production workflow

2/14 – 3/15

Office Manager various

Various Brands — Advertising — Outside The Frame Details
2/14 – 3/15

Working hand-in-hand with company founder, responsible for organizing company resources, scheduling and adhering to rigorous project deadlines, and maintaining/supporting client relations. • Scheduled meetings with clients that utilized comprehensive software across a multitude of synched platforms • Interfaced with clients to book travel, accommodations, and secure all necessary documents

9/08 – 9/08

Director Haber

Film (Short) — Cinespire Entertainment Details
9/08 – 9/08

• Completed 2nd unit filming on Haber, the award-winning period film centered on the brilliant German chemist, Fritz Haber, winner of the Nobel Prize and inventor of the first chemical weapon of mass destruction • Finished filming on schedule and on budget

3/03 – 4/04

Director (Writer/Editor) Welcome to Life

Film (Short) — Kinetic Arts Details
3/03 – 4/04

A coming of age story, Welcome to Life revolves around the tumultuous relationship between two boys who make a pact to be friends forever. The short film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. • Navigated extended festival circuit resulting in critical acclaim and awards recognition

Media

  • Welcome to Life (trailer)

Recos

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Education

University of Southern California

B.A in Theatre, minor in Film

Columbia University

M.F.A in Film, Directing (High Honors)

Skills

  • AVID Media Composer
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Draft
  • Screenwriting
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Movie Magic Scheduling
  • Script development
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Adobe Premier
  • Meisner Technique
  • Improvisational Acting
  • On-Screen Camera Acting