Emellie O'Brien (EOB) is the founder and president of Earth Angel, the only sustainability consultancy servicing the film and television industry in the United States. Her extensive knowledge of film/television production and commitment to environmental justice has earned her the reputation of the East Coast’s leading production Eco Supervisor, a role that she established throughout her 5 years of experience working in the field of sustainable entertainment production. She is the author of “Going Green & Saving Green: A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Sustainable Filmmaking” – a Producer’s Guild of America Green report. She is also a founding member of the Film/Entertainment Chapter of the ISSP (International Society of Sustainability Professionals). EOB is a Tory Burch Foundation Fellow and a recipient of the 2014 Toyota/Net Impact Personal Impact award. She graduated with honors from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts with a B.F.A. in Film & Television and a minor in Producing.
Unique traits: Eco Supervisor
Queen of Katwe
Film by Mira Nair (Biography, Drama and Sport) Miscellaneous Crew At the age of 10, Phiona Mutesi sees her world rapidly change when the young girl from the streets of rural Uganda is introduced to the game of chess.
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew In the real-time, high stakes thriller Money Monster, George Clooney and Julia Roberts star as financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty, who are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor who has lost everything (Jack O'Connell) forcefully takes over their studio. During a tense standoff broadcast to millions on live TV, Lee and Patty must work furiously against the clock to unravel the mystery behind a conspiracy at the heart of today's fast-paced, high-tech global markets. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment
Television (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades goes after hedge fund king, Bobby "Axe" Axelrod in a battle between two powerful New York figures.
Television (Drama and Music) Miscellaneous Crew Set in the early/mid-1970s, the life and times of a record executive, Richie Finestra (played by Bobby Cannavale). His record company, American Century, has fallen on hard times and he is busy negotiating its sale to Polygram Records. We see how he started in the industry, the start of his company, its ups and downs, the casualties of his progress and what rock music means to him. Meanwhile, he is also an accessory to a murder. Written by grantss
Television (Drama) Miscellaneous Crew A look at the personal and professional life of a Secretary of State as she tries to balance her work and family life.
Film (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Family living under one roof in New York must deal with a life-changing transformation by one that ultimately affects them all. Ray is a teenager who has come to the realization that he isn't meant to be a girl and has decided to transition from female to male. His single mother, Maggie, must track down Ray's biological father to get his legal consent to allow Ray's transition. Dolly, Ray's lesbian grandmother, is having a hard time accepting that she now has a grandson. They must each confront their own identities and learn to embrace change and their strength as a family in order to ultimately find acceptance and understanding. Written by The Weinstein Company
Film (Comedy, Drama, Family and Musical) Miscellaneous Crew Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks - advised by his brilliant VP, Grace and his shrewd and scheming campaign advisor, Guy - makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in. Stacks believes he's her guardian angel, but Annie's self-assured nature and bright, sun-will-come-out-tomorrow outlook on life just might mean it's the other way around. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment
Television (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Miscellaneous Crew A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Film (Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi) Miscellaneous Crew We've always known that Spider-Man's most important conflict has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. But in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man. For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen. But being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro, Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn, returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment
Film (Action, Adventure and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew A man is chosen by his world's creator to undertake a momentous mission before an apocalyptic flood cleanses the world.
Film (Short, Comedy, Drama and Musical) Producer Follows high school seniors Blake Johnson and Dakota Lamont as they sing, dance and debate their way through state finals in an exhilarating homage to 1950's Technicolor musicals. Representing rural Harbor Village, the duo is closer than ever to capturing the coveted state trophy and accompanying college scholarship, but will Dakota's romantic intentions cost Blake a ticket out of the confines of his conservative hometown? Written by Anonymous
Gods Behaving Badly
Film (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Greek gods living in modern-day New York intervene in the lives of a young couple.
Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew A pair of deep-cover Soviet spies masquerades as a typical DC couple whose children, neighbors, coworkers & friends are completely unaware of their activities. At home, they're the stereotypical parents of stereotypical kids; at work, they pose as travel agents; but at night, they weave a web of confidants, lovers, dupes, and historical figures from the Reagan-era Cold War. The startlingly realistic plot twists force the viewer to consider the real cost of an undeclared war, what it takes to protect one's beliefs, if it's worth it, and if it actually worked for either side. Written by Steve83
The Big C
Television (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Cathy Jamison is a suburban Minneapolis high school teacher, wife and mother with less than a perfect life, despite it perhaps seeming so to much of the outside world. Her life is given a major shock when she is diagnosed with melanoma, the first news of such to her being when it is at advanced stage IV, meaning that she will most likely succumb to it within short order barring some extreme or radical intervention. Cathy goes through a myriad of emotions concerning the diagnosis, including how she will deal with it in relation to family, friends and people close to her in other ways. These people include: Paul Jamison, her college sweetheart husband, who is often just another big kid in their relationship, while Cathy has acted the responsible adult; Adam Jamison, Cathy and Paul's teenaged son who is going through typical issues of being a teenager and only child; Sean Tolkey, Cathy's hyper-environmental anti-establishment brother, who chooses to be homeless to live off the grid and ... Written by Huggo
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