Nico Hagopian
Journalism & Film Production
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
University: DePaul University
Major: Journalism & Film Production

Nico Hagopian

Profile
Experienced filmmaker with strong understandings of producing, directing, and writing.

Experience
Executive Assistant, Los Angeles, CA August 2018-March 2019
Personal Assistant to Director Matthew Cooke
Assisted with writing of feature screenplay Rapid Eye Movement.
Tracked script revisions & incorporated changes for screenplays.
Sourced & organized footage for Mr. Cooke’s latest documentary feature.
Coordinated recreations shoot for documentary feature.
Scheduled calls and meetings with executives, producers, and actors.
Maintained Mr. Cooke’s expense reports.

Freelance Production Assistant, Chicago, IL 2015-2018
Assistant Coordinator, Assistant Director, Key PA
Commercial content includes work with Google, McDonalds, Gatorade, State Farm’s Chris Paul campaign, Samsung, Mazda, NBC Chicago series, and Wheel of Fortune.
Television content includes F*ck That’s Delicious & Gaycation with Vice Media.
Assisted Producers with scheduling and coordinating shoots.
Assisted in putting together pre-production and wrap books.
Arranged transport for directors, producers, and agency executives.

Office Production Assistant, The Mill, Chicago, IL 2014-15
Photography Equipment Manager, Client Services, Maintenance
Managed all photography and film equipment for advertising video shoots.
Leader of client services & fellow Production Assistants.

Freelance Producer, Chicago, IL 2009-Present
Writer, Director, Producer
Writer, Director, & Producer of upcoming short pilot Dead Meat.
Video Director and Photographer for indie music artist Mathien in 2013.
Producer & Writer for interview with Chicago hip hop artist King L in January 2012.

Education
B.A. Journalism & Film Production 2011
DePaul University

Skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Final Draft, Celtx, Adobe Photo Shop, & Adobe Premiere. Versed in Pro Tools, Adobe After Effects, & Adobe InDesign.

Writer, Screenwriter, Script Writer, Producer, Director, Writers Assistant, Associate Producer