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Television Production

1977 Majestic Way - San Jose, California - 95132 - United States

* Produced variety of projects from small-budget indie music videos, to public service messages for the
EPA, to cost-no-object ad campaigns for Nestlé and Denmark based Telecommunication company

* Used the state of art to work with creative writers on story and concept development for the video

* Carried out all aspects of production, from client acquisition and creative development to post-

* Responsible for setting and meeting goals, including, booking locations and scouting, setting
performance targets, scheduling and budgeting and troubleshooting all problems

* Led project, including: hiring all cast members and designers, and creating artistic vision. Ensured story-
writing coordination with technically proficient video

* Coordinated production of seasonal web videos, runway show videos, quarterly product knowledge
videos for retail/wholesale, annual corporate videos and other miscellaneous video requests

* Accustomed to performing in a deadline-driven environment, with an emphasis on multitasking and
working within budget requirements
* Worked with Directors and Assignment Editors to create product
* Coordinated and monitored Visual Effects team and their work during the post-production process
* Coordinated with Sound Designers for Foley, ADR and sound mixing of the project

* Flexible hands on the camera and making technical decisions, regarding such elements as appropriate
lighting, shooting angle, camera placement, audio

Education2009-2012 MFA: Film and TV Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA

2004-2008 BA (HONS): TV, Film and Theatre Beaconhouse National University Lahore, Pakistan


Creative Direction

Camera Operating

Short Films

Music Videos

Assistant Directing

Stage Direction

Shot Design

Pitching Ideas

Software ProficiencyMovie magic Budgeting& Scheduling


Adobe Premiere CS

Final Cut Pro

Screenwriting Final Draft

MS Office

Apple Compressor

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