• Classical writing and storytelling techniques with character development, creating compelling stories.

  • Motivation and backstory, archetypes and psychological profiles.

  • Implementing the mechanics of creative writing, entertainment media genres and distribution methods.

  • Writing skills related to marketing, publishing, and the basics for successful creative writers in the entertainment media industry.  

  • Speaking the language of different media, such as film, television, animation, and gaming.  

 

 

  • Meeting the needs of foreign producers and their filming requirements in Morocco.

  • Writing proposals to producers of major US studios and independent film production companies.

  • Promoting the production, casting, equipment and location services of Saad Films based in Morocco.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Produced press releases and film submission documents for international film festivals.

  • Designed and wrote movie posters, film synopses and promotional material.

  • Worked with NYC Mayor's Office of Film, Television and Theater for licensing of events and productions. 

  • Line Producer on short documentaries about the civil rights movements, equality and human rights. 

2014-Present​
Film Company Representative, Saad Films, New York

My Resume

PROFESSIONAL ​INFO​​
Jeanne McGill

"You don't write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

INDUSTRY  EXPERIENCE​​
2010-2013
2008-Present​
Editor, Publciist & Line Producer,  Sutton Productions, New York
EDUCATION
  • ​Classical Writing, Storytelling Techniques, Research, Business and Marketing.  

  • Emphasis on the importance of research and character development, utilizing the language of different media.

  • Leadership and project management skills.  

  • Writing engaging material for different media, such as film, pilots, animation, and gaming.

2014-2015
M.F.A. Creative Writing, Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL  
  • ​Combining the love for art, video and reporting.

  • Interdisciplinary program, providing the skills to create a compelling story through creative and visual arts,

  • Strong curriculum in global liberal arts with foundational skills and intellectual capacities.

1977-1982
B.A. English, Multimedia Journalism, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY 

 

Creative Writer/Screenwriter/Copywriter with responsibilities in the Entertainment Industry

 

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Proficiencies:

MS Office Suite, Aobe Creative Suite, Final Draft, Final Cut Pro

                                                Publicity, Entertainment Industry
 
  • Press releases and film submissions to international film festivals.

  • Representation and publicity for artists and WGA screenwriters, including event oriented marketing, writing content and graphic design of movie posters and book covers. 

  • Creation of film promotional material, IMDb documentation, synopses, and promotional videos.

    Representing SMG West, Inc.  SAAD FILM   Member Women in Animation