Anna Van Brookhoven

Anna Van Brookhoven


To hold a position as a Writer and Producer of creative work that will take full advantage of my solid writing and editing skills, honed over the past few years from a focused education and a uniquely varied background in both online advertising and film.

Work History

Work History

Production Assistant & Horse Wrangler

Columbia University Film Program

  • Worked as a production assistant and horse wrangler with world renowned 3 time Olympian Mike Marino.
  • Columbia Thesis film project I Am John Wayne by Christina Choe & Esra Saydam about a young boy struggling with the death of his best friend.
  • I Am John Wayne won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Short Film at the 2012 Slamdance Film Festival. 
Jan 2011 - Present

Freelance Production Assistant

Triboro Pictures

  • Production Assistant and Location Scout for multiple film and photo shoot productions
Sep 2011 - Present

Campaign Copy Editor

XL Marketing

  • Editing advertising copy for both domestic and overseas online advertisements.
  • Creating online advertisements using HTML coding and Photoshop.
  • Editor of company newsletter, The Cooper Times.
  • Managing multiple website campaigns from creation to deploying of advertisements.
Jan 2010 - Apr 2011


Barenholtz Productions

  • Edited and completed original rewrites on screenplays for film development and optioning copyright.
  • Organized film festival tours, product advertising, and coordinated events.
Oct 2009 - Jan 2010

Editorial Assistant

Pipeline Talent

  • Analyzed and critiqued works for Inkwell Screenplay Competition.
  • Edited resumes and novels for clients.
Aug 2009 - Nov 2009

Production/Editing Assistant

Nick Davis Productions
  • Assistant to Director and Producer both on and off location shoots.
  • Edited video material using Final Cut Pro and transcribed editing scripts.
  • Assistant Editor to Kings of the Boardwalk TLC production.
May 2009 - Aug 2009


Driver Media

  • Assisted in marketing and advertisement research for web video development.
  • Created a targeted research strategy for online video productions.


Sep 2005 - May 2009

Bachelor Of Arts

Bryn Mawr College



Final Cut Pro

Linux OS

Mac OS

Microsoft Office

Administrative Office Management

Expert in call service and concierge management Office manager and receptionist for a variety of companies Types 85+ WPM 

HTML coding

HTML coding for email templates and other online coding needs.