MY EXPERIENCE

 

I am currently studying on the Assistant Directing and Floor Managing Diploma at The National Film & Television School, Beaconsfield, with direction of being a 1st Assistant Director.

 

I am available for Runner/Assistant Director/Floor Manager roles.

Full driving license with own car. (+25). First Aider and qualified in Safe Management of Productions.

Fluent English and Japanese speaker.

 

Also available for stills photography.

 

CURRENTLY WORKING ON:

 

Runner: DEC 2017 "Deep Clean" (Short film)

Producer: Matt Harlock/Rebekah Renford, Director: Matt Harlock, DOP: Greg Duffield, 1st Assistant Director: Rawdon deFresnes

 

1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DEC 2017 Commercial (Fashion Designer (undiscloseable))

Director: Gabriela Carpenter, DOP: Ronnie McQuillan

 

2ND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DEC 2017 Commercial (Product (undiscloseable))

Director: Ajay Arora

 

EXPERIENCE

 

1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DEC 2017 "Snowflake" - Autograph Hotels (Commercial)

Producer: Khaled Gad, Director: Roland Huchinson, DOP: Brian Fawcett

 

1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DEC 2017 Commercial (Fashion Designer (undiscloseable))

Producer: Kieron Nolan-Jones, Director: Jenny Rinta-Kanto, DOP: Bruno Grilo

 

1ST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DEC 2017 Commercial (Fashion Designer (undiscloseable))

Director: Jake Sleet, DOP: Alfred Thirolle

 

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT: DEC 2017 "Inanimate" (Short NFTS animation film)

Producer: Leonard Ortman

 

RUNNER: NOV 2017 "Lock & Key" (Short film)

Producer/Director: Eamonn Hearns, DOP: Ricky Patel, 1st Assistant Director: Gabriele Lo Giudice

 

GAFFER : NOV 2017 "Authentiques - Paris" (Lifestyle Campaign)

Producer: Laetitia Tomasso, Director: Philip Iyegbe, DOP: James Ducker. (Beyond Yonder Productions)

CAMPAIGN VIDEO: https://vimeo.com/242598938

 

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT/1ST AD STAND IN: OCT 2017 "Artist: VÉRITÉ - Saint" (Music Video)

Producer: Emily Dring, Director/DOP: Charlie Manton. 1st Assistant Director: Devon Armstrong (Everdee Productions)

 

2ND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: OCT 2017 "Tell Me (Mr K)" (Short film)

Producer: Teodora Shaleva, Director: Charlie Manton, DOP: Daniel Morgan, 1st Assistant Director: Tom Allan

 

3RD ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: OCT 2017 "No Words for That" (Short film)

Producer: Priya Dosanjh, Director: Jonathan Choo, DOP: Lily Grimes, 1st Assistant Director: Toni Staples

 

RUNNER: SEPT 2017 "Lungs" (Short film)

Producer: Ludovico Zanette, Director: Raphael Chipperfield, , DOP: Brenden Freedman, 1st Assistant Director: Tom Allan

 

RUNNER: SEPT 2017 "The Girl with Two Heads" (Short film)

Producer: Kate Phibbs, Director: Betzabe Garcia, DOP: Alana Mejia Gonzalez, 1st Assistant Director: Tom Allan

 

AUG 2017 "Dead Birds" - NFTS SA

JUN 2017 "Philip K Dick's - Electric Dreams" (Crazy Diamond) SA

 

TV EXPERIENCE

ASSISTANT FLOOR MANAGER: NOV 2017 "Two Girls, One Flat" TX3 (Live Youtube (Magazine show))

RECORDING: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mh3GPoyqoWU

 

STUDIO RUNNER: 1994 Nickelodeon Studios - London

 

THEATRE EXPERIENCE

2011 - 2017 Assistant Stage Manager, Props Manager, In-house Photographer, Actor

Multiple Productions - Manor Players, Sunbury

2005 - 2008 Chorus/Stage Crew

Multiple Productions - Nemcom Theatre Group, New Malden

 

QUALIFICATIONS

2017 - 2018 Diploma - Assistant Directing & Floor Managing, National Film and Television School (NFTS)

SEPT 2017 Safe Management of Productions (1st Options)

SEPT 2017 Qualified First Aider

1996 - 1998 A Level - Media Studies

1994/1996 Voluntary work experience at a music recording studio in London and Teddington Studios

 

Previous Experience

I was previously a technical project manager in the IT Industry for over ten years. After completing a year in industry at Microsoft, I started my career in IT with Mitsui Sumitomo Bank (Cash Management Services) and Honda (as IT Support) and then as a Race Team Infrastructure Engineer travelling to each F1 race and managing the IT Infrastructure for McLaren. This led me to Project Management in which I have managed small to large projects with budgets over £1m and managed a PMO of 10 PMs and BA's. I have worked for large corporations in a variety of industries enabling me to understand my environment and successfully lead project teams and manage projects on time and to budget.

 

Projects include:

  • Office 365 migration and Office 2016 rollout (McLaren)
  • Office 365 Training plan for over 3000 users (McLaren)
  • Company separation project (undisclosed)
  • WAN migration (1) 120 UK stores (Flight Centre) (2) 14 sites worldwide (McLaren)
  • Mission Control Design and Implementation in Japan (McLaren/Honda)
  • Implementation of Automotive Facility (IT) in Spain (McLaren)
  • Implementation of new sites (IT) - Bahrain, US, Tokyo (McLaren)
  • Design and Implementation of a Wind Tunnel communication strategy between UK and Germany (McLaren)
  • Design and implementation of personalised bespoke document software (Flight Centre)
  • Implementation of mobile application (Flight Centre)
  • RFP Process for HR System (Flight Centre)

 

Industries worked in:

Financial, Automotive, Travel, Information Technology

 

Download my CV here:

"A natural AD - bit older with worldly experience. I'd take her on to any production I worked on. Keen, intelligent and has those two qualities that all AD's need; common sense and intuition"

Toni Staples, 1st AD

"Stephanie evolved very quickly as both a 3rd and 2nd AD, bright and good at using her intuition. I would work with her again"

Tom Allan, 1st AD

"A hard working and dedicated addition to any team. Stephanie can be relied upon to go above and beyond on set and I'd work with her again"

Philip Iyegbe, Director

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Qualifications

  • First Aider
  • (PSP) Safe Management of Productions

Experience:

  • Child Licensing
  • Call Sheets
  • Scheduling
  • Location Recces
  • Production Safety

 

Skills

  • Multitasking
  • Scheduling (Movie Magic)
  • Directing Background Action
  • Working under pressure
  • Leading teams
  • Communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation
  • Time Management
  • Budget Management

 

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CONTACT DETAILS

 

UK, but available to travel

 

 

stephanie@stephotofocus.com

 

 

Tel: +44 7595 286249

ABOUT

 

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