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Larissa Contardi | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 8, 2015

Larissa Contardi

Writer for Film, Travel & Lifestyle
   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario
  |  9:11 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

Hi there! I'm an ambitious Toronto-based writer and filmmaker with over 4 years of trained experience in screenwriting, content writing for online platforms and film producing.

My passion for film, travel and culture has taken me all over the world - having published content from my film studies in Wales, my travels throughout the bustling cities and gorgeous landscapes of Ireland, England, France, Germany, Switzerland and Italy, and my experience (both insightful and controversial) in the exclusive Producer's Network at the 2015 Cannes...

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Portfolio

Researched and published information about local networking programs and events in...
Sample excerpt of my most successful article on Thought Catalog, achieving over 3000+...
Specialize in writing prose, "listicles" and contributing honest,...
Top recommended article "Dear Body" was shared amongst lifestyle and health...

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Service Description

Services include, but are not limited to:
1. "Top X" articles
2. "How To" articles
3. Narrative pieces
4. "Things to do in _____" travel articles
5. Literary/Academic essays
6. Film criticisms and reviews
7. Creative writing
8. Beauty and Lifestyle pieces

A little more about my qualifications:

- extremely proficient in writing/editing/proofreading in the English language
- keen attention-to-detail
- highly developed organizational skills
- great time-management and ability to hit deadlines
- expertise in writing for Film, Travel and Lifestyle publications
- knowledgeable in industry-standard scriptwriting, casting and producing softwares
- a fresh, creative perspective in storytelling



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Employment

Code Film Inc.
Summer Intern
2015 - Present
On set Production Assistant/Runner for multiple local commercial productions, assisting the Office Manager with various administrative tasks, and spearheading the social media management/marketing...
Thought Catalog
Freelance Writer
2014 - 2014
Passionately contributed articles to popular online magazine with a global readership of 500,000+.
Raindance Canada
Intern
2014 - 2014
Created original articles and published relevant content to the organizationís website to generate member activity, while maintaining customer relationships through e-mail and software such as...
Sonata Film Studios
Story Editor
2013 - 2014
Carefully edited story content and provided thoughtful, critical feedback in the screenwriting and development stages of multiple short films and web series.

Education

University of California, Los Angeles
Writing Coverage and Story Analysis for Film & TV
2015 - 2015
Ryerson University
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Film
2011 - 2015
University of South Wales
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Film & Video
2014 - 2014
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film reviews
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travel writing
lifestyle
screenwriting
story editing
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