Monika Wilczynska

Location London
Bio

Award-winning Film Director, Producer, Writer and Photographer.

Photographer Director Writer
Projects
4 Projects

Work History

Photographer & Filmmaker
freelance Self-employed
May 2018 – Present
London, United Kingdom
Head of Media Production
Momentum Performing Arts Academy
Aug 2018 – Aug 2019
London, United Kingdom
Head Of Production
Amplified Robot
Aug 2016 – Aug 2018
London, United Kingdom
Amplified Robot specializes in Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality and Digital Technology.
Production Assistant
Amplified Robot
May 2016 – Aug 2016
London, United Kingdom
Director / Head of Production and Business Development
Medical Realities
Aug 2016 – Aug 2018
London, United Kingdom
Medical Realities creates Interactive Virtual Reality Surgical Teaching and Training platform for Doctors, Surgeons and Medical Students from around the world. Combining 360 video, 3D and interactive content, Medical Realities’ Interactive Learning Module puts you inside the operating theatre overseeing an operation over the shoulder of the consultant surgeon. It can reduce the cost of training, reach a wider audience & provide a completely safe learning environment for medical students. Our company mission is to democratise education worldwide. • Monika specialises in filming and creating both linear and 360 degree VR video content. She has produced over 70 videos and VR experiences in the past eighteen months and has worked with a number of international clients. • She has been accepted onto the Mayor of London’s International Business Programme as Medical Realities’ Ambassador and Spokesperson. She has collaborated with the Mayor’s Team and London and Partners on several trade missions promoting business exchange between London and places such as Berlin, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Bangalore and Mumbai. • She regularly appears as a keynote speaker covering the subjects of innovation, immersive technologies and empowering women in tech (Cambridge Trinity College, WeWork Berlin, Lodha Mumbai, Hull University, Regent's University of London)
Production Assistant
Medical Realities
May 2016 – Aug 2016
London, United Kingdom
Production Assistant
Berwick Post
May 2016 – Aug 2016
London, United Kingdom
Production Manager (Short Film Thieves)
Karma Ltd
Mar 2016 – May 2016
London, United Kingdom
• Co-ordinating production on set • Sourcing locations • Securing filming permits • Booking accomodation for cast and crew • Social Media promotion • Answering email and telephone queries • Calendar management
Student Union Vice-President of Regent's School of Drama, Film and Media
Regent's University London
Dec 2014 – May 2016
London, United Kingdom
Resident Assistant
Regent's University London
Dec 2013 – May 2016
London, United Kingdom
• Served as a positive role model to residents and peer staff members by assisting the Hall Warden in managing campus accommodations, and ensuring a safe and secure environment for 250 students/semester in on-campus student housing. • Facilitated the on-going social, academic, cultural, and personal adjustment of students to the University; • Directly managed the gym and reception, organized events, and enforced the rules and policies of the University.
Student Union President of Regent's School of Drama, Film and Media
Regent's University London
Dec 2013 – Dec 2014
London, United Kingdom
Sales Manager
Bumpkins Photography Studio
Feb 2014 – Feb 2016
London, United Kingdom
• Client facing with 20000+ customers at Excel and Olympia • Communication and sales pitches in Polish, French and English • Handling petty cash and card transactions
Research Assistant
VICE Media
Dec 2015
London, United Kingdom
• Collaborated on The Fugitives, Superhuman, VICE Guide to Travel • Successful story for VICE Guide to Travel chosen to go into production • Research and creation of development documents for VICE online TV formats • Post-production work on Premiere Pro • Written and oral correspondence with clients • Office upkeep and maintenance • Arranging office meetings
Casting Assistant
FLORENCE FILM LIMITED
Apr 2015
London, United Kingdom
• Worked on feature film Florence Foster Jenkins (110 min/2016/UK) • Database management and sourcing talent • Managing talent on site • Assisting Casting Director
Production Assistant
MIGRANT MEDIA LIMITED
Jan 2014 – Apr 2014
London, United Kingdom
• Post production on Ken Ferro's short documentary ‘Burn’ (25mins/2013/UK)
Production Manager
THE VAULTS LIMITED
Oct 2013
London, United Kingdom
• Production Manager for singer Erika's 'Onna Bugeisha' EP Multimedia Launch Party at The Vaults, London
Production Intern
France 3
Apr 2011
France

Education

Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Regent's University London
2013 – 2016

Skills