Jessica Arena is a Filmmaker/Actress from Northern New Jersey.
Arena recently worked as the Assistant Studio Manager at 18 Label Studios in Montclair, NJ; operating in conjunction with The Food Network, BSTV Entertainment, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, and other such clients.
She is also in production on a personal project filming a documentary about a school bus conversion into a tiny home. The bus construction is set for a March 2017 completion date. In June 2017, she will be traveling with the bus and it's owner to Alaska and the Western United States, documenting him as he seeks to live, work, and travel in his new bus home. Jessica, herself, is well-traveled and loves it. She has been to Ireland twice (missions trips), Italy (backpacking for a month), New Orleans twice (to help construct homes from those affected by Hurricane Katrina), out west, and up and down the east coast of the U.S. for various roadtrips. She also went on a roadtrip to California with her sister the summer of 2016, documenting their travels.
Recently Jessica has directed/filmed/edited music videos for artist Dan Folgado and band, filmed/photographed Citizens and Saints, and Kings Kaleidoscope, worked with BNO: A Creative Agency on a virtual broadcast project for Johnson & Johnson, and with Outreach FX filming the annual summit for Ashley Furniture. Jessica has also worked with Justin Tyler Photography and Stephen David Entertainment.
Jessica graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2011 with her Bachelor's of Communication Arts: Media and Cinema Studies.
She has experience in acting, modeling, cinematography, editing (Adobe Suite), directing, social media.
Name: Jessica Lynne Arena
Lives in: West Milford, New Jersey
Occupation: Actor, Filmmaker, Cinematographer, Editor, Director, Producer, Production Manager, Set Designer and Set Decorator
Unique traits: Skills and abilities both in front of and behind the camera. Likes to create art and build/work with hands.
Rise of the Silent Wolf
Film (short) by SnM2 Productions / Stewart Thomas Sierra Ruth (Lead)
Film (short) by Brooklyn College / Ryan Kiernan Scarlet (Lead)
Film (short) by WPUNJ / Milagros Herrera Girl #2 (Supporting)
The Mentally Challenged
Film (short) by The Goodwill Films / Vincent Allen Ms. Moran (Lead)
CT - Auction.com Commercial
Internet by The Goodwill Films / Vincent Allen Realtor #2 (Lead)
Film (short) by Just Josie Production / Jessica Vasquez Becky (Lead)
Ramapo College of New Jersey (Mahwah, NJ)