Alexandra Finfer

Freelance Journalistic Writer & Creative Writer

Location:Sherman Oaks, California, United States
2 Skills
2012-PRESENT Columbia College Hollywood, Tarzana, CA
B.F.A in Writing/Production and Development for Cinema/Television
Expected graduation date: 2016

Relevant Coursework
Video Production, Visual Design, Editing Practices, Writing, Desktop Publishing and Webpage Design, Entertainment Marketing, Photo Science, Screenwriting, Music Production, Hollywood Business, Modern Business, Script Analysis, Music Theory

Production Experience
“To Have Loved and Lost” (Student Film-Wardrobe) – Miles Price
“Live Above the Influence Commercial” (PSA for school district and county-Directed/Editor)
“Distracted Drivers Commercial” (PSA for school district and country-Writer/Editor)
“Underage Drinking Commercial” (PSA for school district and county-Directed/Editor)
“Father” (Short Film-Editor) - David Andrew
“Flea Market Flip” (Reality Show-Production Assistant)
“Spiral” (Short Film-Photographer) – Vivian Nappier
“What If” (Web Series-Photographer) – Marco Bottiglieri
“The Fundraiser” (Feature Screenplay-Written by) – In development
“The Black Death” (Feature Screenplay-Written by) – In development
**Have worked on numerous amounts of sets as well as written many screenplays.

GRB Entertainment September 2012- January 2013
• On set PA
• Research Development
• Editor
• Camera Assistant
• Script reader

Work Experience
Personal Assistant
STEVE HABERMAN October 2012-Present
• Edited projects
• Captured footage
• Script reader
• Re-numbered scripts
• Burned DVD’s/CD’s

Sales Associate
GUESS November 2011- June 2012
• Answered phone calls
• Assisted customers
• Styled various outfits

MCCAFFREYS October 2009- June 2011
• Answered phone calls
• Assisted customers
• Took various orders

Awards and Achievements
Won stockholders competition for Pennsylvania Enterprise Week
2011 Live Above the Influence and Underage Drinking Commercial – Honorable Mention at district meeting
Received employee of the month due to consistent excellence

Relevant Skills
Proficient on both Mac and PC, Advanced on Final Cut Pro (available on my computer), Avid, Photoshop, Microsoft Office (Word- 60 WPM, Powerpoint, Excel) Basic Web Design, Internet Savvy, Strong Organization and Communication Skills, Still Photography, own a MacBook air and a Mac desktop, own a Canon 60D DSLR and a Sony NEX VG10, Experience with 16mm and 35mm film cameras, own a reliable car with a GPS system