Michelle Kamunyo
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Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
School: Loyola Marymount University
Field of Study: Film & Tv Production

Michelle Kamunyo

RESUMÉ

EDUCATION
LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY
Bachelor of Arts Candidate, Film & Television Production
Honors: Deans list – Completed coursework includes:

 Intro to screen-media
 Art of cinema
 Intro to screen production
 Intro to film production
 Intro to tv production
 Photography I
 Story telling for the screen
 World cinema 2
 Intermediate Narrative Film Production and Writing for Narrative Production
 Cinematography
 Post-production
 Production sound
 Fundamentals of directing
 Building your freelance career

Project Highlights:
• Production assistant on 10+ Student led productions.
• Script Supervisor and PA on LMU’s ROAR Studios hit production, Naomi Tries Things.
• Freelance influencer photographer.
Campus Involvement:
• Active member of cinema fraternity, Delta Kappa Alpha.
o Industry education committee
o Philanthropy committee
• First floor senate, 2018.

THE AGA KHAN ACADEMY
Highschool IB Diploma
Project highlights:
• Media director, photographer & videographer for local NGO, Stand Up Shout Out (2015-2017):
o SUSO Wild Run 2016 – promotional video for local NGO’s event protesting poaching.
• 48-hour film competition showcased in a local cinema in 2016.
• Local photography competition. 1st runner up and the story behind the photograph was featured in our national newspaper in 2015.
• Skin Deep 2014 – Skin lightening documentary, showcased in local film symposium as well as a film festival in Rwanda.
• Highschool’s event and brochure photographer.
HIGHLIGHTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Mojo Productions
Intern
Nairobi Kenya
2016 & 2018
• Shadowed members and performed various tasks of various levels of production, i.e. producers, directors, cinematographers and editors in 2016.
• Production assistant & Script supervisor in 2018.
• BTS Set Photographer


Filmmaker
Director, Videographer, Editor
Nairobi, Kenya & Los Angeles, CA
2014 – Present

• Art in the Afternoon, 2019 – AWBW’s event videographer.
• Simmer Down 2019 – Nick Bison.
• Irapoverlofibeats 2019 – Kidd Waff.
• Promise 2018 – BTS documentary of Youth Theater Kenya’s theater production.
• Albatross 2016 – BTS documentary of Youth Theater Kenya’s theater production.


SKILLS & TECHNOLOGY
• Adobe suite – Premiere Pro, Lightroom, Photoshop.
• Microsoft – Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
• Languages – English, Swahili.