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RESUME PABLO ORTEGA
172 Fawe Park Road
London SW15 2EQ
Email: info@pabloortega.es

PROFILE

I am a passionate and ambitious film-maker and television worker who thrives in a busy environment and enjoys taking on challenging projects.

Ability to work with a large crew in multiple formats - digital and film experience, demonstrates superior attention to detail, strong communication skills, ability to prioritize work and meet strict deadlines; also, a team person with excellent communication and relationship building skills.

SKILLS:
• Experience of working in a fast paced media environment. 
• Prioritise effectively and efficiently to ensure work is carried out accurately whilst adhering to deadlines.
• Establish and confidently cultivate positive working relationships internally across departments and externally. 
• Good knowledge of the production process 
• Ability to work well under pressure 
• Excellent organisational and communication skills 
• Flexibility to work additional hours when required.
• Highly proficient and proven level of IT skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, Internet & Email.

LAST PROJECT→

By My Valentine (Short film)

PETER, with balloons, a card and chocolates walks towards Sam’s flat.

ALEX, with card and champagne not far away from Peter walks out of the station towards Sam’s flat.
They both arrive at the same door.

Starring:
PETER Harry ter Haar
ALEX Tom Worsley
SAM Alice Marshall 

Written by Harry ter Haar

Directed by Pablo Ortega 

(February 2013)

September 2012 - Present

MEDIA CONTENT COORDINATOR

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Launch content via the CMS and check the various products and websites. Ensure content stays within rights restrictions for each of the separate products and regions. Liaise with the video production team and ensure that content is made available to journalists.

Create, update and distribute best practice guides (brand translation guidelines, add doc). Coordinate the delivery of all content as started above alongside the journalists. Send content advisories to the respective publishers and respond to their queries. Ensure the highest quality content is delivered to the products. Manage the resolution of technical issues with technical teams. Improve the reliability and robustness of all deliverables.

Project manage the localisation of digital products across Perform entertainment brands in up to 29 ePlayers. Prepare files / assets to be assigned internally or outsourced to vendors. Co-ordinate entire process from quoting and scheduling to delivery. This involves close working with International production processes. 

Company: Perform Group (www.performgroup.com)

AWARDS

- “8:00 a.m.” (Comedy-Drama) / 35 mm 10´58” - 2009/SPA (shortfilm8am.tumblr.com)

AWARDS: 

  • BEST DIRECTOR XIV Faludi International Film Festival (Hungary) 2009
  • SPECIAL JURY MENTION Short Film Festival “Curt al Pap” (Spain) 2009
  • BEST SHORT FILM “SILVER AWARD”: California Film Awards (EE.UU.) 2010
  • BEST COMEDY SHORT FILM Official Best Of Fest (EE.UU.) 2011
  • KODIAK AWARD Alaska International Film Awards (EE.UU.) 2011
One Year Filmmaking Program (NYFA)

One Year Filmmaking Program (NYFA)

EDUCATION

ONE YEAR FILMMAKING PROGRAM

New York Film Academy. New York (U.S.) 2005-2006

BA (Hons) MEDIA STUDIES

San Pablo CEU University. Madrid (SPAIN) 2003-2006

BA (Hons) BUSINESS STUDIES

San Pablo CEU University. Madrid (SPAIN) 1998-2003

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Media Content Co-ordinator
Perform
September 2012 – Present

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Launch content via the CMS and check the various products and websites. Ensure content stays within rights restrictions for each of the separate products and regions. Liaise with the video production team and ensure that content is made available to journalists.

Create, update and distribute best practice guides (brand translation guidelines, add doc). Coordinate the delivery of all content as started above alongside the journalists. Send content advisories to the respective publishers and respond to their queries. Ensure the highest quality content is delivered to the products. Manage the resolution of technical issues with technical teams. Improve the reliability and robustness of all deliverables.

Project manage the localisation of digital products across Perform entertainment brands in up to 29 ePlayers. Prepare files / assets to be assigned internally or outsourced to vendors. Co-ordinate entire process from quoting and scheduling to delivery. This involves close working with International production processes. 

  • Producer/Director (Self Shooting)
Animated Storyboards
May 2012 – May 2012

Advertisement TEST - SnickerBar 
(https://vimeo.com/41004677).

  • Producer/Director (Photographer)
Peridot London
February 2012 – February 2012

In charge of visual pictures for social network for “PERIDOT LONDON”, at London Fashion Week 2012.

  • Producer/Director
(Freelancer)
September 2006 – January 2012

My duties involved to direct several commercials and various corporate videos; in addition, live performances and documentary. Work in Spain, Bulgary and Africa.

  • Producer/Director
Multimedia Resources
May 2009 – December 2011

My duties involved to direct several commercials and various corporate videos; in addition, live performances and documentary.

  • CoProducer/CoDirector (Self Shooting)
Artyka Creativos
October 2011 – October 2011

Cameraman for Jhonny Walker Event.

  • Producer/Director (Self Shooting)
LI-NING Spain
June 2011 – June 2011

Advertisement Promoting New Shoes NBA PLAYER – JOSE MANUEL CALDERON. 
(https://vimeo.com/24867612).

  • Producer/Director
Plural Entertainment España
January 2009 – April 2009

Game Show in live. Person in charge for visual and creative concepts. Worked with three cameras simultaneously.

  • Assistant Producer
Plural Entertainment España
January 2008 – December 2008

Member of the Image Department for visual and creative concepts in broadcasting around Spain. Also in charge for Designing and Editing Department and senior management to maximize the result into a dead line.

  • Assistant Producer
Plural Entertainment España
August 2007 – December 2007

Programmed in live. In charge for Designing and Editing Department and supervisor of programmed content. Also senior management to ensure that dead line was met.

  • Editor
Plural Entertainment España
May 2007 – August 2007

Senior Editor in 41 programmes in charge for editing from star to finish and coordination with my supervisor as to the best final result.

  • Assitant Director & Photographer
Plural Entertainment España
January 2007 – May 2007

Programme based on “How To Look God Naked” broadcast on Channel 4 (England). Responsible for coordinating the technical crew in interior and exterior locations shots, before shooting - “have everything in order”; and also, responsible for all tapes every day. Director for 50% of an exterior shoots. Photographer for all shots behind scenes. Subsequently, those pictures were then published in newspapers such as “El País” to promote the programmed on TV.

  • Assistant Producer
TELEVISION AUTONOMICA DE CASTILLA-LA MANCHA
June 2006 – September 2006

Daily assitant to broadcast the news and sport news in the main programmed of the schedule.

EXHIBITIONS

PHOTOGRAPHY

-June 2007: “NUEVA YORK”.

-December 2007: “ANÓNIMOS”.

-March 2008: “RETROSPECTIVA”.

-Permanents

IN LIVE

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR

- Benefit Concert, live at the Teatro Lara (Madrid) / 4 cameras and portable mixer Sony Anycast - 2010/ESP

http://vimeo.com/24986088

- Live Concert. Artist: The Blackbirds - 2011/SPAIN [IN POSTPRODUCTION]

Pre-Montage

http://vimeo.com/24534572

http://vimeo.com/24688291

http://vimeo.com/24964626

http://vimeo.com/24998107

 

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - ADVERTISING 2010/ES

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmLCJkU62xg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aMsmvosqGIE

Http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vFzZ3yP466Q&feature=related

FILMOGRAPHY

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR/SCREENWRITER

PUBLICITY

- Advertising about Toledo´s mazapan / DVCPRO HD 8´45” – 2012/SPA

         http://vimeo.com/35315468 

FASHION

- www.suatti.es / DVCPRO HD 2´08” - 2010/BULGARY

- www.envogue.es / DVCPRO HD 2´02” - 2010/BULGARY

- www.tiempoymoda.com / DVCPRO HD 2´11” - 2010/BULGARY

DOCUMENTARY

- “Biciaventura en África” (Documentary) / DVCPRO HD 18´08” - 2010/SPA-AFR

http://vimeo.com/8197995

SHORT FILM

- “My favorite channel” (Drama) / Video 3´13” - 2006/NYC

- “Alone” (Terror) / 16 mm 2´14” - 2006/NYC

- “Desire” (Drama) / 16 mm 2´36” - 2006/NYC

- “Inside” (Drama) / 16 mm 12´34” - 2006/NYC

- “Little Spot” (Drama) / Video 10´25” - 2006/NYC

- “The Memory” (Drama) / Video 4´54” - 2005/NYC

- “Wink” (Comedy) / 35 mm 2´50” - 2005/NYC

- “Play” (Drama) / Video 21´30” - 2005/NYC

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

- “Christmas cake” / Video 20´11” - 2007/NYC

- “Tele” / Video HD 18´26” - 2006/NYC

- “73” / Video HD 24´37” - 2006/NYC

- “Hush” / Video 20´24” - 2006/NYC

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

- “Un regalo para Berta” (Drama) / Video HD 5´35” - 2008/SPA

- “Jodienda Warrick (Comedy) / 35 mm 19´30” [en preproducción] - 2008/SPA

- “G8” (Comedy) / Video HD 10´ - 2007/SPA

- “de 6 a 7” (Comedy-serial) / Video 24” - 2007/SPA

- “Vegetables” (Drama) / 16 mm 12´20” - 2006/SPA

ASSISTANT PRODUCTION

- “Bon Appétit” Dir. David Pinillos; Morena Films - 2009/SPA