For Hire

The following talented Women In Film members are skilled in a range of fields. They're happy to hear from you for casting, directing, marketing, producing, editing, writing, and so much more. Hire a woman today!

This is a partial list of our talented members for hire, and we are working on a more comprehensive directory solution. In the meantime, if you are seeking someone with a skill set you don't see here, feel free to call the office at 323-935-2211.

Are you a WIF member interested in being "For Hire"? Contact info@wif.org to post your listing. Listings should be 50 words or less and include your contact info.


Accounting

Michele Gentille, CPA, CFE

Over 22 years of performing profit participation audits of movie and TV distributors for talent and investors, and providing contingent compensation consulting services. Our team also provides accounting and tax services. Contact 310-873-1654 or mgentille@greenhassonjanks.com -Posted 6/20/12-

Diana Crudeli, CPA

Profit Participation Auditor since 1987. Consistent audit success in film, television, Direct To Video, Film Libraries & Merchandising engagements  on behalf of ATL talent, investors, independent producers and studios within the US and abroad. Contact:  diana@dcrudeli.com or visit www.dcrudeli.com –posted 6/18/13

Acting

Sandy Baumann

Actress/Writer/Producer    Brunette, 5’4″, slender, Age Range:  38 to 48. Half Caucasian/Half Latina fully fluent in Spanish.  TV and Feature film credits.  http://www.imdb.me/sandybaumann  Genuinely pleasant to work with.   email:  SandyCity7@gmail.com

Lynne Denise Burnett

Actress for hire. SAG/AFTRA/AEA. African American, 5’11” Credits: Imdb.com Training Stella Adler Theater. B. A. Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, major Theater/Arts. M.A. Brandman University, major Organizational Leadership. Non-Profit Certification Brandman University. Phone (661) 860-5797 email: coffeechatter1@cs.com

Magda Marcella

Actress/Writer/Producer. Caucasian, Red, Blue Eyes, Height: 5’5” Figure: Slim Age Range: 18-27. Skills: Kickboxing, skiing, piano, Southern, New York, & British accents. Polish/German/US citizenship, valid passports. imdb.me/magdamarcella, magdamarcella.com, magda@magdamarcella.com -posted 1/16/14-

Elle Alexander

Actress / Stunt Coordinator: Experience in Film / TV / Theatre;  Host; Pro Wrestler; SAG / AFTRA; Stunt: (818) 980-2123 Acting: (818) 905-7000; For video clips and a demo reel visit www.ellealexander.com. -Posted 11/17/11

Heather Horton

SAG/AFTRA Actress / Stand Up Comic / Improviser. Recently in “Parks and Rec;” Won a Best Actress Award for Indie Feature “Bernee;” UCB and iO West Alum, Second City Conservatory, heather@heatherho.com, www.heatherho.com -posted 5/16/12

Assistant

Julia Mora

Enthusiastic & organized Programming Assistant: 3+ yrs experience as Executive Assistant in fast-paced environment. 5 yrs production and development experience in multi-media platforms. Proficient in MS Office Suite. juliamora@gmail.com -Posted 8/1/11-

Twee Lam

an experienced freelance make up/ grooming artist, hair and fashion stylist. Professional, reliable, hard working and a team player, for more information: www.ColorRedOnline.com. -posted 9/6/2013-

Magda Marcella

Assistant. Final Draft, Celtx, Microsoft Word, Excel, Mac/PC, SEO, social media, Web design, Photoshop, Illustrator, editing, articles, press releases, copy. Short in Cannes. Polish/German/US citizen, valid passport. imdb.me/magdamarcella, magdamarcella.com, magda@magdamarcella.com -posted 1/16/14-

Kelsey Fernandez

Executive Assistant, Writer: Organized, Self-Starter, Mac & PC Proficient, knowledge of MS Office, Celtx, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Social Media (Twitter/Facebook/Tumblr), Script Coverage, Scheduling, Research, Rolling Calls. B.A. UC Santa Cruz. E: k.marie2018@gmail.com -posted 5/23/14-

Alison Laurie Lott

Assistant: BA in Cinema Screenwriting from CSUN. Professional Screenwriter seeking to assist a Director, Producer or Screenwriter. Amazing Feng Shui organizer, brilliantly literate on Mac & Microsoft computers, knowledgeable on Word, Excel, Final Cut Pro & Celtix as well as a beautiful designer on Vista Print. LA native second generation who is knowledgable on the city. […]

Business Planning

Jackie Tolliver

Professional Business Planning sessions available to get you from where you are today to where you want and need to be. In-depth three hours sessions will result in a thorough and very specific one page list of annual, quarterly, monthly and daily targets for you to take home. Jackie Tolliver: kiwibrooklyn@gmail.com for further information.

Casting

Marie Y. Lemelle, MBA

Owner of Platinum Star PR. Publicist/Casting for TV, Film, Live Theater, working red carpet, award shows, entertainment and political events. Social Media Specialist (Twitter/Facebook/Pinterest/Instagram)  WIF member discount. info@platinumstarpr.com (213) 276-7827 www.imdb.me/marieylemelle – posted 2/26/15 –

Cinematography

Melody Miller

A dedicated cinematographer and visual creative storyteller for documentaries and narrative films. Portfolio: www.mcmfilmmaker.com – Email: contact@mcmfilmmaker.com

Jean Lee

Camera Woman with RED Camera Package and 1st AC. Red Epic Dragon Camera Package+Lens Package (Zeiss ZF.2 25mm(f2), 35 (1.4), 50(1.4), 85 (1.4) )+shooter (me)+1st AC. Rate negotiable. Writer/Director/Cinematographer www.jeanelee.com +949 485 9797 (USA) – posted 9/25/14 –

Composer

Nami Melumad

Composer for over 50 projects – including multiple award winning international & domestic films, ASCAP Workshop Fellow, Alumna of the prestigious USC Film Scoring program. Will go above and beyond to create a score that heightens your story. Your vision is my priority. namicomposer@gmail.com     |    213.820.7330      |     www.namicomposer.com     |    www.imdb.me/namimelumad

Costume Design

Gabrielle Sciabbarrasi

Costume Designer for Film, TV and Shorts. I possess a variety of specialty skills in which even the wildest of visions can be realized. I have worked on several motion pictures as a costume designer and have always been under budget. Online portfolio is Gabriellesciabbarrasi.com. Contact me at: QueenFrance1@gmail.com

Jacqueline Saint Anne

Emmy Award Winning Costume Designer: Works in Film TV and Opera. IMDb http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0756613. Began the Wif Networking Breakfasts. Has worked on the PSA committee. To see a video collection of Jacqueline’s work visit, http://youtu.be/p2TjArYNEN8. To contact Jacqueline: jsaintanne@yahoo.com –Posted 5/15/2013–

Kit Peterson

Costume Designer Company Name: KitKatz Designs. Costume Designer for Film and Theater. Has a BA in Costume Design with over 7 years experience for both film and live performance, including working for major motion picture companies such as Disney and Warner Brothers. Able to travel and has own equipment including portable changing rooms and SUV […]

Costume Design

Gabrielle Sciabbarrasi

Costume Designer for Film, TV and Shorts. I possess a variety of specialty skills in which even the wildest of visions can be realized. I have worked on several motion pictures as a costume designer and have always been under budget. Online portfolio is Gabriellesciabbarrasi.com. Contact me at: QueenFrance1@gmail.com

Development

Rosemary Regello

The Film Springs of San Francisco is a new resource for producers and directors seeking woman-driven spec features, as well as unrepresented writers whose vetted, well-crafted scripts can be offered in the form of a logline and excerpt.  Just launched! http://www.filmsprings.com – posted 11/11/14

Melissa Hoppe

Writer/Producer – MFA from AFI. Wrote, developed, and produced a student Emmy and student Academy Award winning film. Experience in Film, TV, Web, and Commercial. Capable of handling a large cast and crew. Much experience in development. I can bring professionalism, creative insight, and a hard work ethic to your project! PinkHoodieProductions@gmail.com

Dialect Coaching

Pamela Vanderway

Founded by WIF member Pamela Vanderway, Dialect Coaches Worldwide is the industry’s most recognized network of professional accent coaches, dialect coaches and dramatic translators worldwide.  Our coaches provide comprehensive project consultation, casting support, actor training materials (audio and supporting PDFs), one to one pre-production actor training in person and via Skype, on set coaching and ADR supervision. […]

Directing

Marah Strauch

Dynamic storyteller, to direct documentaries, fiction, episodic, so forth. In addition available to produce, write and edit. I am always excited to be involved with excellent projects. My last feature premiered at TIFF and was released in theaters, TV and Netflix. www.marahstrauch.com marah@scissorkickfilms.com

Peggy Cronshaw

Multi-Camera Director, for live Broadcasts, Video Productions, Corporate Global Events, and Internet Webcasts. http://www.linkedin.com/in/peggycronshaw, peggy@cronshaw.com, 206-708-9688. -Posted 2/20/14-

Celine Tricart

tricart.celine@gmail.com French director of four international award-winning short films, now living in LA. She is specialized in 3D filmmaking and has a very strong visual sense. Films, resume and projects available here: www.celine-tricart.com. Looking for narrative projects and also representation.  -Posted 2/25/14-

Ileana D. Vasquez

Up-and-coming award winning writer, director, producer and founder of LolitaMoon Productions, with experience in narrative short, feature and documentary filmmaking, taking projects from concept to distribution and great researcher,   ileanavasquez@lolitamoon.com, 206.370.0159, www.lolitamoon.com, http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2379851. -posted 3/4/14-

Kellie Madison

Writer/Director/Producer. Award winning feature filmmaker. Just wrapped her first feature called THE TANK to be distributed by Open Road Films. Kellie uses her penchant for the exploration of the darker side of human nature to create authentic performances in the horror/thriller genre. IMDB- https://pro-labs.imdb.com/name/nm0355192/?ref_=sch_int www.madisonfilms.com. – posted 9/25/14 –

Editing

Rebecca Weigold

Feature Film Editor with 20+ years of experience. View my credits at http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0917887/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1 Also open to television. Experienced across multiple genres. I get along well with all personality types, am smart, a good manager and a hard worker. I have an extensive background in VFX. reweigold@gmail.com 310/795-2566

Whitney Dunn

Editor: Certified Avid Editor, Instructor (ACI) and Support Tech (ACSR). Also edit in FCP and Adobe. Having 10+ years experience in television and features I edit quickly and efficiently without compromising story. Edited for NBC, ABC, Discovery, MTV, History as well as award winning independent films. Resume can be found at www.renderedmedia.com and my IMDB […]

Talia Lidia

Editor. Credits include “12 Monkeys” Season 2 on Syfy, Hallmark Channel Films “Stranded In Paradise” and “Snow Bride” along with 50+ episodes of “Larry King Now.” Platforms include: Avid, FCP, Premiere. Education: USC. Spanish Speaker. Contact: TaliaLidia@gmail.com, Cell 305-331-6650

Filmmakers

Sonja Fisher

Actress / Producer: Experience in film, TV, commercials, radio, and sportscasting; produces webisodes; model, author, public speaker Details and direct contact info: www.sonjafisher.com – Posted 7/06/11 –

MaryLee Herrmann

Director / Producer:  Experience includes work on award-winning short film, The Necklace. www.mlherrmannproductions.com – Posted 7/06/11 –

Graphic Design

Bridget Jurgens

Principal/Managing Director, DOG & PONY: Award-winning movie posters, sell sheets, DVD art, logos and full advertising campaigns; Gives indie films the blockbuster treatment – our art sells.  A proud 100% women-owned agency. Recent designs and contact info: www.dogandponycreative.com -posted 6/19/12-

Hair Makeup

Carmen Dianne

Makeup Artist: Experienced in beauty and special effects makeup. Provides makeup for TV, Print, runway, special occasions, etc. www.carmendianne.com makeupartist@carmendianne.com -posted 9/9/13-

Health

Beven Sangi

SKINFITNESS Ocean Retreat Advanced skin care catering to age-defying and regenerating facial treatments for actresses and industry professionals. Works as an Aesthetician on set as well. Skin is instantly renewed and looks more refreshed and revitalized in front of or behind the camera. www.bevensangi.com 310.265.9505 -Posted 11/14/13-

Legal

Jessica Mayerson

Principal/Founder, The Winford Group: Executive and Legal Recruiting specializing in the Entertainment industry. Assist companies & studios with positions in Business & Legal Affairs, Finance, Marketing & Sales. Jmayerson@thewinfordgroup.com 310-312-6900 www.thewinfordgroup.com -Posted 2/22/12-

Mona Miller

Arbitrator and Mediator: Reasonable rates. Substantial experience as neutral. Stanford Law School grad.  IP, copyright, trademark, real estate litigation experience.  No family law mediation. 310-476-0789 MonaDMil@aol.com -posted 1/22/13-

Caroline H. Mankey, Cypress, LLP

Represents entertainment clients in cases involving publicity/privacy rights, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, defamation, free speech/fair use, contract disputes & sexual harassment cypressllp.com/who-we-are/lawyers/mankey Contact: caroline@cypressllp.com -posted 1/22/13-

Judith Dornstein

Judith Dornstein is a preeminent entertainment attorney, with many years of experience drafting and negotiating contracts, licenses and various agreements in TV, film, music, internet and book publishing as well as copyrights and trademarks. Judith represents actors, writers, directors, producers, production companies, musicians, recording artists, music production companies, composers, songwriters, publishers and publishing companies. She […]

Hillary Bibicoff

WIFF Board Member and experienced and respected transactional entertainment attorney. Hillary’s years as an executive at motion picture production and distribution companies, first at LIVE Home Video and then as Vice President of Theatrical Business & Legal Affairs at Rysher Entertainment, give her practical business perspective and a strategic advantage in negotiations. Her practice focuses […]

Marketing

Jennifer Chang

Hard-working assistant with experience in sales, promotions and marketing. Strengths include multi-tasking, working with large crowds & VIP guests, as well as meeting deadlines in a timely manner. Looking to get involved in every facet of the industry. Email me at jchang2589@gmail.com.

Music -Film

Kira Fontana

Composer dedicated to creating a unique musical voice for each film that powerfully realizes the director’s vision. MM, Yale. BM, Eastman School of Music. Mentors: legendary minimalists Steve Reich, John Adams and Oscar-nominated David Lang. Features, Docs, Shorts. Music Editing also available. Web: www.KiraFontana.com | IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm7100493 | Email: film@kirafontana.com

Leanna Primiani

Composer specializing in creating a signature sound for your project. Doctorate in composition from USC.  Quick turn-around time and any budget ok.  Feature film, TV, shorts, docs, etc. Studio:  310-393-0946, Cell: 310-948-8616 lprimiani@gmail.com leannaprimiani.net -posted 8/30/12-

Twee Lam

Singer/Songwriter: www.TweeOnline.com www.imdb.me/tweelam Email: tweelam@me.com Phone: 310-721-9040 -posted 1/9/13-

Cathleen Flynn

Experienced composer in Feature Film, TV, Documentaries, Trailers and Corporate Videos. In addition, I run a company called Flynn Music Group which handles music editing, mixing, music supervision, music licensing and has a full music library. We can handle all situations, all music genres and all budgets. website: cathleenflynnmusic.com email address: cathleen.flynn.music@gmail.com Phone:  818-749-6776 – posted […]

New Media

Paige White

Digital Media, Digital Rights Management. Los Angeles, California. Mount St. Mary’s College-Bachelor of Arts: Documentary Film & Sociology. Skills: Writing, Editing (Final Cut Pro), Rights Management, YouTube CMS Certified. LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/paige-white/89/b0/717. whitepaige34@yahoo.com -Posted 1/28/14-

Photography

Penelope Worley

http://penelopeworley.com/ Non-Union set photographer/Unit Stills Photographer Scene stills & BTS stills/video clips. I will work with your budget and give a break to WIF members as well as UCLA Alumni! Contact: 310.866.7804 penelopeworleyfilm@gmail.com – posted 2/6/15 –

Kawai Matthews

Looking to collaborate and produce the photography for a film and/or tv project. I’m willing to capture the images that would then be integrated with the graphic design, that will be used for posters, marketing/promo materials, etc. If anyone wants to submit their film/tv project, whether finished or not…please send contact and synopsis to info@kawaimatthews.com.

Production General

Christina Irion

Desk Assistant/Production Assistant. BA University of Alabama in Media Production and Creative Writing. Extensive background in script coverage, office tasks, and set work. Quick learner and very personable. Was selected as a Development intern for the 2015 Television Academy Internship Program. Please contact if interested. christinalirion@gmail.com (251)-272-6054.

Natasha Daboub

Film Editor/ Production Assistant: Certificate in post production and production; Experienced in Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere. Contact: ndaboub7@gmail.com / (949) 735-0252 Website: http://ndaboub7.wix.com/natasha-daboub

Amadeo Entertainment

Bilingual company serving ent. industry for over 30 yrs at international and domestic level. Provides consulting, production, event planning, management, acting, writing, script evaluation, PR, photography, graphic & web design, and bilingual translations. amadeo4u@aol.com www.amadeo4u.com – Posted 06/17/10 –

Arati Misro

Offering services in casting, developing and packaging south Asian content on a US and International Level. Consultation in distribution strategy and possible exec. Producing role depending on the project. Contact WIFI LA Co-chair Arati Misro at arati.misro@gmail.com.

Barbara Gregson

Associate Producer, Film & Photo Research, Rights and Clearances, negotiator Have worked on movies, specials, network shows and series, documentaries (including the recent Weintraub doc: His Way) contact: 818-996-9373 cell: 818-469-6263 email: Barbara@usinter.net -Posted 6/2/2011-

Production Specific

Sara Garth

Camera Assistant: Has access to a RED Epic package; Offers low rates; Experience as gaffer, grip, camera operator, and PA. Good attitude and excited to work! saragarth@gmail.com -posted 8/3/12-

Nataliya Bobytska

Filmmaker: Director/Producer/Writer/1st AD/Editor Over 7 years of experience in all kinds of video production internationally. Line producing, Movie Magic budgeting/scheduling, Final Cut Pro, Logic Express, script coverage. Fulbright program graduate. Fluent English, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish. Contact: natalebobytska@gmail.com -Posted 5/15/2013-

Chiquita Dennie

Producer, Screenwriter: I’ve been in the entertainment industry over 5 years working in many areas as production assistant, script supervisor, accountant, associate producer. To contact: 323-719-5390, chiquitadennie@me.com, IMBDPRO, LinkedIn, www.chiquitadennie.com, www.ympworkshops.com. – Posted 9/17/13-

Carina Rosanna Tautu

Silk String Pictures Still Photographer/Cinematographer; Screenwriter/Director. Trained: National Film School Bucharest, Romania/MFA Columbia University, NY. Double citizenship. Cameras: Sony NEX-FS100; Nikon D-600. Great documentary shooter and BTS. Script doctor – shorts and features, great with structure, knowledge of European and American styles. Contact: 917-885-4530, email: carina.tautu@gmail.com, website: www.silkstringpictures.com – Posted 10/25/13 –

Jenni Ogden

Creative Producer – Video / Animation. All video, 3D projection mapping, video design for theater, events, traditional shoot / edit / green screen, 3D & 2D animation, animated storyboards.  New show concepts?  Let me produce your sizzle reel & package. Ph: 310-266-2830 email: jenni@eyeqproductions.com web: http://eyeqproductions.com/ – Posted 11/5/13 –

Publicity

Movie Posters for Independent Filmmakers

Have a poster designed for your feature, doc or short affordably by recent entertainment marketing and design school graduates. Super creative, eager and hungry! Email Pam at prodi@mac.com for more information. – Posted 07/02/10 –

Marie Y. Lemelle, MBA

Owner of Platinum Star PR. Publicist for individuals, businesses, TV/Film, Live Theater, red carpet, award shows, entertainment and political events. Social Media Specialist (Twitter/Facebook/Pinterest/Instagram)  WIF member discount. info@platinumstarpr.com (213) 276-7827 – posted 3/20/15 –

Social Media

Laura Benefiel

Social Media coaching. LBENHER@gmail.com. Don’t fight it! Social media is here to stay. Use it to your advantage! You’ll learn tricks of the trade that will make you look like a pro. 1 on 1 tutor session or grab some friends for a group session. Also provide ongoing content strategies. – posted 8/10/15 –

Stunts

Deven MacNair

SAG-AFTRA, stunt coordinator/stunt woman/action actress. Available for all stunts, safety concerns and rigging for projects. Devenmac@gmail.com or (818) 317-2829 Keeping actors safe since 1998! – posted 9/2/14 –

Writing

Alyssa Amer

Graduate of NYU. Studied film and business. Interest in screenwriting, producing, and talent representation. Work/Intern experience at Media Rights Capital, The Weinstein Company, Scott Rudin Productions, FilmNation Entertainment, and FilmDistrict. Skill set is diverse in creative and business sectors. Email alyssaamer@gmail.com

Serita Stevens

Published 32 books and numerous award-winning scripts, winner of the Dell treatment contest;  Skills: write, doctor, advise on novels, scripts; Adaptations, copywriting, and commercials also available. Info and sample material:  www.seritastevens.org or sstevenstarlow@gmail.com -Posted 1/6/12-

Alison L. Lott

Screenwriter / Film Editor: Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Screenwriting; Experienced Film Editor in Final Cut Pro. Contact: sagemuse5@yahoo.com and 818-668-3107 -posted 6/21/12-

Emily Needell

Script Analyst. Assistant 1 year as production asst at Comedy Central; temp 1st asst at Lawrence Bender Productions; BA double major/minor (Film, Spanish, Environ. Science) from the Johns Hopkins University; expertise in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Studio; flawless driving record contact: eneedell@gmail.com -posted 6/18/13-

Magda Marcella

Writer. New Media and features, editing, articles, press releases, copy.  Short in Cannes. Polish/German/US citizenship, valid passports. imdb.me/magdamarcella, magdamarcella.com, magda@magdamarcella.com. -posted 1/16/14-