Symmes Culbertson
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Location: Greenville, SC, USA
School: Louisiana State University
Field of Study: Political Science, History, & Screen Arts

Symmes Culbertson

S ymmes Culbertson Jr.


P R O F E S S I O N A L E X P E R I E N C E
Insignia Films New York, NY
Development Researcher March 2020 – Oct . 2020
• Hired on as an intern amidst COVID -19 pandemic, given research contract at the end of the internship
• Work ed directly with Stephen Ives in the development of a documentary for PBS
RVW Productions Baton Rouge, LA
Production Assistant May 2018 – Aug. 2018
• Hired as a part -time intern, promoted to full -time Production Assistant
• Worked in production office before moving on set to assist multiple departments
Only the Good - Link Baton Rouge, L A
Executive Producer & Writer Dec . 2017 – Jan. 2019
• Pursued, negotiated, and finalized a funding agreement from a non -profit investor
• Head production from development through distribution
• Oversaw distribution and marketing for multiple screenings across the country
LSU Presents Screen Arts TV Baton Rouge, LA
Executive Producer Aug . 2017 – Dec. 2017
• Managed the work of a small production team facilitating the production of the web series
• Supervised and mediated the communication between episodic production teams and their interview
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F R E E L A N C E W O R K
Insignia Films New York, NY
Transcriber Aug. 2020 – Oct.. 2020
• Transcribed interviews for various project across the company
CityCentral Dallas, TX
Copy Writer Jan. 2020 – Present
• Transcribed interviews with CityCentral members and partners
• Write articles to promote CityCentral and their partner businesses
A D D I T I O N A L E X P E R I E N C E
Curbside Burgers Baton Rouge, LA
Assistant Manager Nov. 2016 – May 2019
Cypress Mounds Baseball Park Baton Rouge, LA
Manager of Food and Beverage April. 2016 – May 2017

E D U C A T I O N
Bachelor’s in Political Science, History, & Film
Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA. 2019

A D D I T I O N A L S K I L L S
• Adept in Latin ( pretium eius quod )
• Fully vaccinated against Coronavirus