Julia Tell

Freelance Writer & Video Editor

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Location:Princeton Junction, New Jersey, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/juliatell
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$25
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-Media & Communications PhD with non-profit grant writing and project management experience.

-Strong writing, database, computer and problem-solving skills; thrives in fast paced environments.

-Great communicator by phone, in person, and in writing; outgoing and collaborative personality.

Employment History

2015 – 2016 Outreach and Special Projects
Byre Theatre, University of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Scotland

2000 -2004 Digital Imaging Department Manager/Sales
Entertainment Scenic Goods, Rose Brand, New York, NY

1997-2000 Technical Theatre Sales
Kinetic Artistry, Takoma Park, MD

1996-1997 Viewer Relations and Database Manager
OVATION--The Arts Network, Alexandria, VA

1991-1996 Enrollment and Student Records Manager
McKinnon Institute, Oakland, CA

1989-1992 Film/Video/Performance and Gallery Graduate Assistant
California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1987-1988 Assistant Dispatcher/Billing and Payroll
Quick Messenger Service, Washington, DC

1986-1987 Production Manager
Source Theater, Washington, DC

Education

2011 Doctor of Philosophy, Magna *** Laude
MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS
European Graduate School, NYC & Saas-Fee, Switzerland

1992 Master of Fine Arts with Distinction
FILM, VIDEO, & PERFORMANCE
California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, California

1985 Bachelor of Arts
DANCE/ LIBERAL ARTS
Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

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Published Writing

2012-Polyrhythmic Ethics: Sensations of Meaning in Media Cacophony, Atropos Press, 184 pages
1997-Staff Writer, Performance and Film, Articulate Contemporary Art Review, reviews of Rosebud Independent Film Festival and Arlington County performance series, Washington, DC
1996-Writer and Researcher, Arts Programming, Newsletter of OVATION- The Arts Network, articles on performing and fine arts documentaries for cable television network viewers, Alexandria, Virginia

Grants/Residencies

2004-2005-Film/Video Artist-In-Residence, Makor/92nd Street Y, New York, NY
2004 & 2005-Video Art Residency, Experimental TV Center, Owego, NY
2001-Individual Project Grant- “Flesh & Stone”, New York State Commission on the Arts
1998-Project Grant, Interdisciplinary Video/Dance, D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities
1998-Fellowship, Film/Video Artist. Grants-In-Aid, D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities

Juror/Jury Chairperson

1998-D.C. Commission on the Arts, Media Panel, fellowship grants panelist
1996-CINE Awards, juror for professional documentary panel, Alexandria, VA
1994-95-Golden Gate Awards of the San Francisco International Film Festival, chairperson for Sociology Film & Video; juror for History Documentary Film Panel
1994-National Educational Film & Video Festival, chairperson for Religion/Philosophy panel, juror for Experimental/Animation panel, San Francisco, CA

Teaching Experience

2007-Cogswell Polytechnical College, Sunnyvale, CA
VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: SCREENWRITING and FILM THEORY
2003-2004-Various Universities & Conferences, Scenic Design Departments,
MASTER CLASS INSTRUCTOR, Designing Grand Format Digital Backdrops for Film, Television, Theatre & Events
1997-98-Gallaudet University, Washington, DC
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: SCRIPTWRITING FOR TELEVISION & FILM
1991-93-California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
GUEST ARTIST, TEACHING ASSISTANT, & INSTRUCTOR: Film/video courses, equipment, and studios
1987-Camp Vacamus, New Jersey - DANCE PROGRAM DIRECTOR & PRIMARY TEACHER

Film Screenings/Awards

2006: “Flesh & Stone”, Digital Video, Color, Sound, 28 minutes, experimental narrative, Life Café, New York, NY
1998-01: “Repetition, Repetition”, Video, Color, Sound, 18 minutes, experimental narrative
Dallas International Video Festival, Dallas, Texas
INPUT 2000: Television on the Edge, featured screening, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2nd Place (Juror’s Citation Award), Black Maria Film & Video Festival, New Jersey
Rosebud Awards Nominee, AFI at the Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C.
Official Selection, South by Southwest Film Festival, Austin Texas
1992-94: "She's Just Growing Up, Dear", 16mm, B & W, Sound, 16 minutes, experimental narrative
Award of Excellence, Ann Arbor Film Festival and tour, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Bronze Apple, National Educational Film & Video Festival, Oakland, California
1st Place, Central Florida Film & Video Festival, Orlando, Florida
1st Place, Film Front National Film & Video Festival, Salt Lake City, Utah
Golden Gate Awards, Honorable Mention, San Francisco International Film Festival
Film Arts Festival, San Francisco, California
Cork Film Festival, Cork, Ireland
Melbourne International Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia
AVE '93 International Audiovisual Experimental Festival, Arnheim, The Netherlands
Atlanta Film & Video Festival, Atlanta, Georgia
Athens International Film & Video Festival, Athens, Ohio
Sinking Creek Film/Video Festival, Nashville, Tennessee
Third Wave International Film & Video Festival, Austin, Texas
Women In Film Invitational Festival, Hollywood, California
Educational Distributor (1994-2015): New Day Films
Skills (2) Rating
Writing
Video Editing