Kieran H.M. Scarlett
Summary of Experience
Development Assistant – 2010
Nuyorican Productions/Jennifer Lopez Enterprises
Los Angeles, CA
Performed detailed script coverage for producer Simon Fields projects in various stages of development.
Writer, Director, Producer – 2008-Present
Joe Crump Gets a B-Minus (feature – 2010)
Currently under option by producers and in development.
The Edge of Town (feature – 2009)
Screenplay was a semi-finalist in the 2009 Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting Competition and is currently in
The Death of Richard Young (feature – 2008)
Screenplay was quarterfinalist in the 2007 Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting Competition. Completed feature screened in Atlanta, Boston, London and was accepted into the 2010 Buffalo Niagara Film Festival.
Development Assistant – 2006
IMAGE Film and Video of Atlanta/Atlanta Film Festival
Helped organize opening and closing night gala at the Atlanta Film Festival honoring actress Cicely Tyson, maintained contacts with sponsors for the both Atlanta Film Festival and Out on Film Festival.
Graphic Design Assistant/Summer Coordinator – 2003-2005
VOX Teen Communication
Co-led two summer journalism and leadership programs for 13 metro-Atlanta high school students ages 15-17. Worked as a graphic designer for VOX, Atlanta's only teen-led news magazine. Used programs such as Quark Xpress and Adobe Photoshop to lay out articles, edit and create photography and art.
Master of Fine Arts, August 2009-June 2011
American Film Institute Conservatory, Los Angeles, CA
Honors: Thesis screenplay Croquembouche selected and produced out of a large pool of scripts. Awarded the 2010 William J. Fadiman Award for Screenwriting.
Bachelor of Arts, May 2008
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Major: Film and Video Studies
Minor: English Literature
Honors: Dean's List, *** Laude
Available upon request.