Summary

Salem is an experienced PA who has worked on everything from feature films and documentaries to unscripted reality TV. She is a self-starter, organized, adaptive and quick on her feet, making her an asset on set as well as in the office.

Credits

1/18 – Current

Office Production Assistant (Key set PA) My House 1

VICE — Reality/Doc (TV) — VICE Media - VICELAND Details
1/18 – Current

In the office, I assist the production coordinator in making travel arrangements, logistical planning (parking, crew meals for shoot days), drafting expense reports and per diem sheets, tracking receipts and expenditures, and organizing/sharing documents on google drive. On set, I work as the key set PA where I drive a 15 pass van, load and unload gear, go on miscellaneous runs (crafty, props, etc.), pick up/return rentals, distribute walkies and handle release forms in addition to sharing release photos with office production team on google drive.

2/18 – 2/18

Production Assistant VFILES x ADIDAS NYFW SS18

Live Event — Navia Design Details
2/18 – 2/18

Setting up tables and seating, step and repeat, wrangling talent, going on runs, handling petty cash/production card and reconciling receipts.

12/17 – 12/17

Art Department Assistant #StayHere 1

NETFLIX — Reality/Doc (TV) — Melrose Productions, LLC
12/17 – 12/17
11/17 – 11/17

Camera Production Assistant (A7S) No Such Thing

Film (Short) — Cole Chilton
11/17 – 11/17
3/17 – 3/17

Set Production Assistant Dirty Money 1

NETFLIX — Reality/Doc (TV) — Jigsaw Productions Details
3/17 – 3/17

Provided production support on documentary set. Made last minute purchases and expedited equipment from van to set. Scheduled catering/craft, delivering personal orders to meet time constraints.

3/17 – 3/17

Camera Production Assistant Listening Post

AL JAZEERA AMERICA — News (TV) — Al Jazeera Media Network Details
3/17 – 3/17

Conducted interviews with journalists at Axios and the New York Times. Successfully delivered questions, fulfilling duties of segment producer. Assisted director of photography by setting up lighting and camera for interviews.

8/16 – 8/16

Intern (Set Dresser) Permanent

Film (Theatrical) — 2929 Entertainment Details
8/16 – 8/16

Buying and returning set dressing items Tracking purchases and returns Promoted to set dresser packing and unpacking set dressing items helping to restore location

4/16 – 8/16

Director Playing The Duke

Film (Short)
4/16 – 8/16

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Education

Class of '16

Virginia Commonwealth University

B.A. Cinema, B.A. Int'l Studies- Social Justice concentration

My Gear

  • Macbook
  • Panasonic GH4 - Internal 4K
  • Premiere Pro
  • Stabilizer
  • Tripod

Skills

  • 15 pass van
  • art history background
  • Blocking
  • Camera
  • canon dslrs
  • Driver's License
  • Dropbox
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • french
  • Google Drive
  • Lighting
  • Mac
  • MS Office
  • Premiere
  • research
  • screenwriting
  • script coverage
  • set dressing
  • Social Media