Summary

Bilingual filmmaker (Spanish/English) experienced in planning and completing visual works and working in both collaborative and independent environments. I traded in my Quinceañera* to become a filmmaker, and I continually celebrate that decision.

Credits

7/14 – Current

Director (Producer, Writer) Plane Pretend

Film (Short) — Plane Pretend Details
7/14 – Current

- Organized Casting Calls, Online and In-person - Secured funds through Kickstarter and other fund raisers - Shopped and Secured Production Insurance - Worked with Lawyer for Licensing and Legalities - Hired Crew, allocated rates and duties - Negotiated rentals, locations, and hospitality - Created script, storyboards, overheads, and shot sheets

9/17 – 9/17

Production Assistant Ali Siddiq Live

COMEDY — Live / Special Event (TV) — Central Productions Details
9/17 – 9/17

Airport Pickups and Drop Offs, Additional gear pick up, 15 passenger van shuttle driver, Craft Services, and Releases over 4 days.

6/17 – 7/17

Editor (Adobe Premiere CC) La Refineria

Corporate — Golden Arm Media Details
6/17 – 7/17

- Review MultiCam Spanish Interviews and choose selects appropriate to theme of vignette and episode - Build thematic stories by cutting down each hour-long interview into a 3-5 minute video - Discuss changes and goals with client

2/17 – 3/17

Unit Production Manager Senior Prom

Internet — TV Movie/Mini — Cheesy Nuggets, Arcanum Pictures Details
2/17 – 3/17

- Coordinated Meals for crew of 40 for 8 days and stayed on time and under budget - Stocked and Maintained Craft Services while staying under budget - Attained and Logged Releases for Principal Talent and over 50 extras - Handled Start Paper Work and NDAs for Cast and Crew - Created Expense Report - Hired PAs and led a team of 3-6 PAs each day - Organized and logged Invoices

1/17 – 1/17

Production Assistant Jefferson Project

CBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Jefferson Pictures Details
1/17 – 1/17

- Handled Elaborate Image Release logging in crowded streets and bars - Supported Crew in a very fast-paced and mobile environment - Organized Craft Services and made runs for restocking - Helped recruit extras and PAs - Made runs for hardware - Drove crew in van rental - Assisted with Production Design

10/15 – 10/15

Production Assistant Ai UNCONTAiNABLE 1

Internet — Livestream
10/15 – 10/15
10/14 – 10/15

Editor (Premiere Pro CC) Austin Film Festival

Live / Special Event (TV) — Austin Film Festival Details
10/14 – 10/15

- Editing minute and a half sizzle spots showing the days highlights at 2014's Austin Film Festival - Downloading, backing-up, and importing incoming footage from live event. - Uploading completed spots to Cyberduck and Dropbox for morning broadcast on Austin's KVUE and Austin Film Festival's Daily Festival Newsletter, and website.

7/15 – 9/15

Production Coordinator Social Disorder (6 Episodes) 2

Roosterteeth.com — Internet — Rooster Teeth Productions LLC
7/15 – 9/15

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Education

Class of '09

University of Texas at Austin

B.S. Radio, Television, Film
Class of '05

Del Mar College

A.A. Liberal Arts with emphasis on Film and Advertising

My Gear

  • iphone
  • MacBook Pro
  • Scanner
  • Stills Camera

Affiliations

  • Austin Film Society
  • Cine Las Americas
  • NALIP
  • Women in Cinema

Skills

  • Adobe Premiere
  • Downloading Media
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Draft
  • Google Docs
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Miscrosoft Word
  • Networking
  • Photoshop
  • Problem-solving
  • Resourcefulness
  • Social Media
  • Spanish
  • Spanish Fluency