Matt Barone

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For Complex, an in-depth, long-form look at modern Midnight Movie culture.
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For Complex, a profile on DEAR WHITE PEOPLE filmmaker Justin Simien.
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For Complex, an essay connecting the film SELMA to #BlackLivesMatter.
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For Badass Digest, a profile on BILLY MADISON director Tamra Davis and how women can direct comedies better than men (for the movie's 20th anniversary).
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For The Dissolve, a look at the lack of black filmmakers working in the horror genre.
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Complex Media January 2011—January 2015
Film and TV

Senior Staff Writer
----Conceived and wrote a variety of online features—ranging from reported narratives to reviews, interview Q&As, lists, festival coverage—per week, with an emphasis on film and TV
----Worked directly with, and both line-edited and top-edited, the work of in-house writers and freelancers
----Worked directly with publicists from film studios, TV networks, and independently operated publicity houses in order to book talent and schedule interviews/coverage opportunities

XXL Magazine; Harris Publications June 2009—October 2010
Music

Senior Editor
----Conceptualized and edited the feature well; worked with multiple writers directly on line edits
----Conceptualized and edited the “360”...
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Jersey City, New Jersey, United States