I had the opportunity to work at the film company called Chit Chat Productions under the direction of acclaimed filmmaker Brishkay Ahmed. During my employment at this company I edited a film trailer for Ahmed’s award winning documentary “The Story of Burqa”. This experience showed me the importance and value of collaborative working relationships: a skill beneficial to both my professional and academic pursuits.
Increased attention to the moving image, the cinematographic, was one crucial aspect of the European arts and sciences as they entwined toward the middle of the nineteenth century. (A.L.Rees, 16)
Rees, L., A., (2005). A History of Experimental Film and Video. London, England,: British Film Institute.