Splash Biography

HAYLEE MCDONNELL, Third-year UCLA Communication Studies major

Major: Communications

College/Employer: UCLA

Year of Graduation: 2020

Picture of Haylee McDonnell

Brief Biographical Sketch:

- Third-year UCLA undergraduate student, studying Communications with a minor in Public Affairs
- 20 years old
- originally from Bakersfield, California
- works for UCLA Residential Life in Program & Event Management, previously worked for ASUCLA, and has interned at Live Nation/House of Blues and a non-profit in Bakersfield
- interests includes the music and film/television industries, non-profit organizations, public policy/politics, the outdoors, traveling, writing, and UCLA basketball!!

Past Classes

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A112: What Do All Those Words Mean When The Credits Roll?? in Splash Spring 2019 (Apr. 20, 2019)
This class details the different roles that play a part in the process of filmmaking, including: -Writer -Director (& 1st, 2nd AD) -Producer (Executive, Associate, etc) -Director of Photography -Editors -Script Supervisor -Sound Mixer (& Boom Op) -Production Design -Production Assistant -Grip/Gaffer If time permits, the class might also include what the process of breaking into the film industry might look like!