Christian Barratt

Freelance Script Writer & Song Writer

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Location:Australia
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/christianbarratt14007
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CHRISTIAN BARRATT

EDUCATIONAL HISTORY:
? 2002 - Edith Cowan University Bachelor of Arts (Writing w/ English minor)
? 2005 - Edith Cowan University Graduate Diploma (Professional Writing)
? 2008 – Edith Cowan University Masters of Professional Communications (Screen Studies)

AWARDS:
? ACE NEALLY (writer/composer) nominated BEST TERTIARY FILM WA SCREEN

AWARDS 2009
? Technical Production Certificate (990 6RPH Information Radio)
? Effective Reading on Radio Certificate (990 6RPH Information Radio)

INTERESTS
? Lyricist on “Light As A Feather” (Hyperlink short film, 2011)
? Puppeteer/actor on “The Falopwot Kingdom” children’s TV pilot production, dir: Jon Walker
? Wrote 9 short films, directed one and composed on two more at WA Screen Academy in 2008, including a WAAPA short film and a City of Perth short film; assisted on 20+ short films in total.


WORK HISTORY:

Mar - Dec 08 – Filmmaking with WA Screen Academy and City of Perth Films as Writer, Director, Composer, Cam/Unit/Producer Assist, Extra, Grip, Script assist/ supervisor, Floor Manager, VT Operator, Actor, Musical Director, Instrumentalist
Jan-Dec 09 – Freelance copywriter for web and print
Jan-Dec 10 – Store Manager, Dymocks Claremont
Jan 11 – Director, “Q” Vocal quartet music video (avail. online)
Mar 11 – Illustrator, “Bits About Boarding School” children’s book by Michelle Dunn (Vivid Publishing)
Jun 11 to present – Audio/Editor/crew on 40+ short film productions, Media@Work Productions
March 13 to present – “Captain Starlight”, PMH, Starlight Children’s Foundation
Sept 14 - Set designer, “This is Not a Love Song”, Blue Room Theatre (Winner of Blue Room’s Audience Development Award 2014)

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

From 2012-14 I was a member of Pristine Entertainments professional touring theatre troupe, performing variety shows up and down WA’s south coast.

I host a weekly radio show, “The Writer’s Circle” on HFM 107.3 and am an honorary member of the Gosnells Writer’s Circle.

I volunteered for three months at Starlight before becoming a member of their paid staff as a Captain Starlight.

REFEREES:

Emma Cahill
Project Manager
Starlight Children’s Foundation

Simon Stokes
Senior Project Manager, Media@Work
Skills (2) Rating
Script Writing
Song Writing