A highly-organised, dependable and passionate Spanish producer and line producer with experience in low budget films, theatre and online productions. Brings a collaborative and pragmatic approach to problem-solving and is looking to make next step towards developing her career and skills further.
Competent with Movie Magic Scheduling and Budgeting and trained for Creative Industries Safety Passport accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH).
Based in London but willing to reallocate.
Name: Sara Jimenez Criado
Lives in: London, England
Occupation: Producer and Line Producer
Illy Prize for Best Short Film at Director's Fortnight in Cannes ('Rate me' by Fyzal Boulifa)
Best British Short Film at Leeds Film Festival ('Rate me' by Fyzal Boulifa)
Film by Animus Pictures Limited/ Virendra Kumar Sahu (Crime) Production manager Production manager of the feature film 'The Return' directed by Virendra Kumar Sahu and produced by Ben Richards. I was also responsible for health and safety issues, risk assessment and everything related with the management of the location.
Film (short) by Too True Films / Fyzal Boulifa (Comedy and Drama) Line Producer Line Producer of the short film "Rate me" directed by Fyzal Boulifa and with Taina Galis as director of photography, both nominated for a BAFTA with their last short. I managed the budget and accounts as well as supporting with location scouting and hiring the right crew for the project. 'Rate me' won the Illy Prize for Best Short Film at Director's Fortnight in Cannes 2015 and was nominated for the Queer Palm Award 2015. It won the Best British Short Film at Leeds Film Festival. Actually in official competition at many other festivals around the world.
The Rite of Rosemary
Film (short) by Daniel Webb (Thriller) Producer
The Hard Comedy
Theater by Mahmoud El-Azeh (Comedy) Co- Producer “The Hard Comedy Offline” was a live 60-minute sketch show performed at the Canal Cafe as part of the Camden Fringe. As a co-producer my responsibilities included casting, venue management, costumes, props, talent management and rehearsal scheduling. I was also co-producing some of their videos online at The Hard Comedy YouTube channel, which is a sketch comedy group with nearly 700.000 views.
Royal Holloway University (London)
Universidad Complutense (Madrid)