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DAVID ALLISON
Writer: Creative, Strategic, Copy, Screen

  Corporate & Commercial Scripts – Snapshots

     Bright Light Visual Communications / Cincinnati, OH / 2001-2012
  • The Class of 2020 – John Pepper called this work (written for Pampers), “the greatest articulation of a brand vision I’ve ever seen.” . . .   P&G

  • Kroger Community – a stirring portrait of an American company devoted to serving its local communities. . . . Kroger Corp

  • 5 Future Forces – an in-depth study of the technologies, future dynamics, and human behaviors that will help shape the world of 2020. . . . P&G

  • There's Nothing Cute About Underage Drinking –a powerful TV, radio, print campaign. . . . Coalition for a Drug-Free Greater Cincinnati

  • World of Learning – an innovative “productionless production” that explores the latest revolution in education. . . . KnowlegeWorks

  • Planting Seeds of Hope, Promises Kept, Butterfly Effect, The Living Cloth, Pearl of the City– video centerpieces for the magnificent event that is the annual Career Women of Achievement luncheon. . . . YWCA

  • Ford Museum Innovation Video – philosophical exploration of innovation in the real world of application. . . . UGS

  • Global Innovation Network – one-of-a-kind technology piece that shows real-time Product Lifecycle Management on a global scale. . . . UGS
     Command-X / Cincinnati, OH / 1997-2000
  • Project Warhol – wrote whimsical exploration of P&G’s plan to produce diapers covered with big, colorful artwork. . . . P&G
     Galler-West / Wilton, CT / 1993-1994
  • CBS “Movies of the Week” spots – helped write quick-turnaround spots for weekly, on-air promotions of TV movies. . . . CBS
 
     
  Theatrical Screenplays

  • Episodic Life – feature script selected for prestigious international writers’ workshop: Dreamago’s Plume & Pelicule, 2007.  www.dreamago.com

  • Radiant Heart – Gold Award; Best Screenplay/Drama; Houston Int’l Film Festival, 1992.

  • Into That Silent Night – Gold Award, Best Screenplay/Sci-Fi; Houston Int’l Film Festival, 1991.

  • The Peacock Is 80 – National Finalist, Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting: Hollywood, CA, 1990.
 
     
  Related Experience

Digital Editor

  • Bright Light Visual Communication –Writer/Creative-Director/Editor for full-service production company. Acquired advanced music & SFX editing skills with Academy Award winning Sound Editor, Bub Asman. Edited two Telly Award winning videos. 2001–2012

  • Command-X – Drove unique editorial for The Nature Conservancy, Kellogg's, P&G, Cincinnati Museum Center. 1997–2000

  • Lightborne – Sr Avid Editor. 1995–1997

  • Real-to-Reel Productions – Sr Avid Editor.1994–1995

  • Galler-West – Avid Editor & Apprentice Copywriter. 1993-1994

Production Manager / FX Supervisor / Asst. Editor

  • B-Pictures - Varitey of ground-breaking productions for CitiBank, Mylanta, Benadryl and more. 1987–1992
 
     
  Awards & Honors

Telly Award: 50 Years of Racial Diversity at St. X - Editor 2012

Telly Award: A NuWay to Live - Editor 2011

Film Awards – The Geometry of Love - Co-Writer/Director/Editor 1988

  • Student Academy Awards - National Finalist
  • USA Film Festival - 1st Place
  • New England Film Festival - Outstanding Independent Film Award
  • Chicago International Film Festival - Silver Plaque
  • Brooklyn Academy of the Arts - Emerging Artists Honors
 
     
  Leadership & Community Service

Communications Director - GFAC, global charity org. for Epidermolysis Bullosa 2009–

Board Member – Indian Hill Winter Club, Camp Dennison, OH 2010–

Active Member – American Advertising Federation, Cincinnati, OH 2010–

 
     
  Education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago - 1985–1987

  • M.F.A. – Filmmaking                                                                                                             Chicago, IL

Colgate University - 1980–1984

  • B.A. – Philosophy                                                                                                                      Hamilton, NY
 
 
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