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Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Languages
Accomplishments
Software
Certification
Interests
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Mohsen M Shasha

Mohsen M Shasha

Producer | Videographer | Content Creator | Media Specialist
Linz,Upper Austria

Summary

Detail-oriented team player with strong organizational skills. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of accuracy.

Overview

16
16
years of professional experience
7
7
years of post-secondary education
1
1
Certification
4
4
Languages

Work History

Videographer, Photographer & Content Creator

Freelance
Linz
2022.03 - 2023.01
  • Produced original video content by working collaboratively with producers, designers, and art specialists to facilitate multiple multimedia production.

Facilitator & Videographer

Ars Electronica Center
Linz
2022.08 - 2023.03
  • Tutoring twenty attendant students during JKU Festival University
  • Documenting and finishing video for Planet B Exhibition of Ars Electronica Festival

Film Producer & Distributor

Pixelate Pictures Inc.
Kurdistan
2019.09 - 2022.04
  • Berlinale 70th Special Mention of Jury for short live action “The Kites”, Cannes Residency 2021 attendee with feature narrative “The Storks” by Behzad Azadi
  • Managed time efficiently in order to complete all tasks within deadlines.

Cinematographer & Technical Director

Theater Association NIE Collective
Berlin
2018.10 - 2019.02
  • Theater Project “Deutschland Herbst"
  • Analysed screenplay, characters and story structure to decide on visual approach for over 11 theatrical scene in a 6 hour live performance.

Short Film Section Programer and Collaborator

Festival of Iranian Films in Prague; IRAN:CI
Prague
2013.12 - 2017.01
  • Worked effectively in fast-paced environments

Unit Production Manager

Arnold Chon
Prague
2016.11 - 2016.12
  • NYU Graduate Thesis "A Night at Club Zenos" (finished in 2019) directed by Arnold Chon
  • Created streamlined production schedules and collaborated with production employees to communicate objectives and goals

Film Director

Freelance
2007.07 - 2023.01
  • Narrative, Documentaries, Commercial and Experimental Shorts/ (See Portfolio)

Video Editor

Freelance
2006.10 - 2023.01
  • See Portfolio
  • Contributed new ideas and looked for ways to improve content editing and processes.

Screenplay Writer

Freelance
2003.07 - 2023.01
  • 28 screenplays, with majority of them written for short and feature live-action narratives in Kurdish, Persian, and English / (See Portfolio)

Writer

Freelance
2002.01 - 2023.01
  • Poetry and prose (fiction and non-fiction) in Kurdish, Persian and English (Excerpts can be provided)
  • Wrote fiction or nonfiction prose such as short stories and poems as well as advertising material for use in promoting sale of goods and services.

Education

Master of Arts - Time Based Media

University of Art And Design Linz
Linz
2022.03 - Current

Filmmaking Diploma - Film Production

Prague Film School
Prague
2013.09 - 2014.05

Master of Arts - Film Production

New York University Tisch School of The Arts
Singapore
2012.09 - 2013.02

Bachelor of Arts - Film Directing

Tehran Art University
Tehran
2006.09 - 2011.07

Skills

Production Management

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Languages

Native Kurdish (Sorani) & Persian

Fluent in English,

Conversational in German,

Familiar with Arabic, Turkish and French

Accomplishments

2020 Berlinale 70th Special Mention of the Jury for short fiction The Kites as Co-Producer, directed by Seyed Payam Hosseini

2007 Best Film Editing for short fiction Shalvarpoush at 6th Nahal Film Festival, directed by Amir Parviz Pouyan

Software

Adobe Creative Suite

Davinci Resolve

Final Cut Studio

AVID Media Composer

EP Schedule

Final Draft & Celtex

Microsoft Office

Apple iWork

Certification

German B1

Interests

Reading, Music, Chess, Jogging, Yoga, Swimming, Hiking, Ski

Timeline

German B1

2023-04

Facilitator & Videographer

Ars Electronica Center
2022.08 - 2023.03

Videographer, Photographer & Content Creator

Freelance
2022.03 - 2023.01

Master of Arts - Time Based Media

University of Art And Design Linz
2022.03 - Current

Film Producer & Distributor

Pixelate Pictures Inc.
2019.09 - 2022.04

Cinematographer & Technical Director

Theater Association NIE Collective
2018.10 - 2019.02

Unit Production Manager

Arnold Chon
2016.11 - 2016.12

Short Film Section Programer and Collaborator

Festival of Iranian Films in Prague; IRAN:CI
2013.12 - 2017.01

Filmmaking Diploma - Film Production

Prague Film School
2013.09 - 2014.05

Master of Arts - Film Production

New York University Tisch School of The Arts
2012.09 - 2013.02

Film Director

Freelance
2007.07 - 2023.01

Video Editor

Freelance
2006.10 - 2023.01

Bachelor of Arts - Film Directing

Tehran Art University
2006.09 - 2011.07

Screenplay Writer

Freelance
2003.07 - 2023.01

Writer

Freelance
2002.01 - 2023.01
Mohsen M ShashaProducer | Videographer | Content Creator | Media Specialist