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Richard Stanford | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 6, 2012

Richard Stanford

Experienced Writer and Editor
   Canada
  |   Vaudreuil, Quebec

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

I can provide professional services as a writer, editor and researcher with a background in essays, short stories, journalism, film/TV scripts, and photography.

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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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I have written and published over 30 non-fiction essays and short stories.
42 of my film and TV scripts have been produced for distribution and broadcast.
I have extensive computer experience with: Windows XP, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Final Draft, ZoomBrowser and Picasa.
I also work regularly with Internet Explorer, Google, Google Earth and Windows Media Player.

I have worked as an editor for Tundra Books ("Riverlisp" and "Child In Prison Camp"), Butterworths Publishers LLC, and the Canadian Film Institute ("Movies and Memoranda").

I have edited books for Camira Publishing ("Ray: A Brave Journey") and Eta Carinae ("What Rough Beast").

My essays have been published in The Globe and Mail, The History Magazine, Montage, P.O.V. and Ani-Mag.

I have worked as a writer, producer and director in film, television and theatre for thirty years. I produced 52 documentaries for the current affairs program, "As It Is", for CFCF-TV, and another 15 documentaries for Now broadcast on CBC-TV.

I have worked in episodic television, writing several scripts for the programs Lassie and My Hometown, both for YTV. In feature films, my thriller "Captive" was released theatrically in 1998 and subsequently broadcast on the CTV network. I worked as a story editor for three theatrically released feature films. Currently, two of his feature film scripts, "At Any Price" and "Catch The King", have been developed with the financial support of Telefilm Canada and SODEC and...

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Employment

Astral Media
Sceenplay Writer
2007 - 2009
Commissioned to write a final draft the screenplay "The Postcard", based upon my published short story of the same title,
P.O.V Magazine
Writer
2007 - 2008
Montage
Writer
2007 - 2007
Wrote "A History of Canada on Film".

Education

Concordia University
Master of Fine Arts
1984 - 1990
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