RESUMÈ

KÉLANIE ARAGÃO
KELANIES@GMAIL.COM

EXPERIENCE

CREATIVE PLANNER
FSB COMUNICAÇÕES, SÃO PAULO, SP, MAIO 2017

  • Visual and creative development of strategic communication plans.

jury member
NGF film festival, Orange County, CA, December 2016

  • Select awards for five categories in the festival.

Shorts programmer
Newport beach film festival, newport beach, CA 2016-17

  • Participate in screening, recruiting, and selecting short films.
  • Create programs for the festival.
  • Organize filmmaker accommodations and create marketing plans.
  • Host screenings and lead Q&A’s during festival.

Programming Assistant
Palm Springs Intl shortfest, Palm Springs, CA 2015-16

  • Assist programming department in film scheduling process and data input. 
  • Participate on the programming preview, selection and confirmation process of all films submitted and invited to the festival.
  • Work closely with the Programming team during the Festival and coordinating with Marketing and Guest departments.
  • Coordinate Print Traffic.
  • Coordinate priority tasks with department interns and PSHS mentees.
  • Host screenings and lead Q&A’s during festival.

International Enrollment Assistant
La Sierra university, Riverside, CA 2014-16

  • Oversee and assist in admission and immigration process of international students.
  • Develop marketing strategies to reach international students.
  • Collaborate with the ESL and Admissions departments.
  • Work with recruiting agencies and developing a relationship with educational fairs.

EDUCATION

BFA: Film & tv production
Cum Laude La Sierra University, 2016

  • Outstanding Student Award: Who’s Who Amongst Students in American Universities.
  • Prose “Beyond My Window” presented at Inclinations Literary Conference (2015).
  • Keynote speaker of “Social Media: Creator vs. Consumer” seminar focused on graduating seniors and small local businesses owners (Tom & Vi Zapara School of Business).

SKILLS

  • Scriptwriting, editing and film production.
  • Graphic design and illustration.
  • Content creation and management.
  • Social Media management.
  • Art direction and photography
  • Event coordination.
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, Lightroom, Speedgrade, and Audition. 
  • Final Cut X, Avid Media Composer, and Logic.
  • Celtx and Final draft.

FILMMAKING

Phyto, 2015
Cinematographer

2015 WINNER Hollywood Festival of New Cinema
2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION NoHo Film Festival
2015 OFFICIAL SELECTION SONscreen Film Festival

Lingered, 2016-17
Director

2016 OFFICIAL SELECTION and WINNER Canada Shorts
2016 SEMI-FINALIST Los Angeles Cinefest

LANGUAGES

Fluent in English and Brazilian Portuguese.