SMARTPHONE AND SOCIAL VIDEO EXPERT
Francesca has always been passionate about communicating and storytelling using film and social media.
As an award-winning filmmaker, photographer and journalist she has worked for over 10 years connecting with audiences through a variety of forms.
In 2012, she teamed up with an American filmmaker to prove you can effectively create a film with a smartphone . She was then asked to speak about the project at an international filmmaking workshop run by MINA at Massey University.
She has also worked at Whitieria's Wellington Media Centre as a journalism, social media and web editing instructor.
More recently she entered the 48 Hours Film Compeitition, creating a short film entirely on her smartphone.
She is immersed in the digital world utilising social media platforms to effectively communicate with and engage local and global audiences.
Francesca now brings her passion and enthusiasm for digital media and storytelling to teaching others.
“Francesca is a highly skilled director with a great sense of story. Her work ethic, poise and great sense of humour enable her to get cracking footage in the can under even the most extreme circumstances.”
- Mike Gwyther, Musician, The Ramps
"I have had the pleasure to work side by side with Fran on many video projects for my website. I always enjoy working with Fran because she is professional, she cares about her clients and their projects, she is generous with her time and delivers punctually. I have no hesitation in recommending Fran as a great mentor and teacher."
- Sara Bovenzi, Founder, Vaguspower