ABOUT / JESSICA FARRELL
Whether it's a full-length feature film, commercial campaign, or branded content, Jessica lives and breathes to produce compelling, engaging content for any platform. Her understanding of the creative process, from initial concept through final execution, has aided her in making sure that projects are done right, done on time, and most importantly, done well. She is currently a freelance producer for advertising agencies, production companies, and feature films. Her work has been featured in Indiewire, NPR, The Playlist, Adweek, Mashable, and Communication Arts.
For five years, Jessica was a Senior Broadcast Producer at BVK, one of the Top 25 independent marketing and advertising agencies in the U.S. There she produced international commercial campaigns that included production of TV spots, branded content, photography, and radio placements. During that same period, she produced a feature narrative film that premiered at the 2018 Slamdance Film Festival as well as a feature documentary which premiered at the 2015 Milwaukee Film Festival. She is currently in-development and in-production on several upcoming feature films, short films, and music videos.
AWARDS / FILM
PRESS / FILM
The Playlist: "‘Back At The Staircase’ Trailer: Tensions Rise After An Accident [Slamdance Exclusive]"
Hammer to Nail: "'Back at the Staircase' Film Review"
IndieWire: "A Former Federal Agent Examines Chronic Homelessness in '30 Seconds Away: Breaking the Cycle' "
Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR: "Local Documentary Highlights Milwaukee Homelessness Issues"
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: "Former federal agent turns filmmaker to explore homelessness in Milwaukee"
Milwaukee Magazine: " 'Breaking the Cycle' of Homelessness"
Milwaukee Record: "Help fund a documentary about breaking the cycle of homelessness in Milwaukee"
PRESS / COMMERCIAL
Communication Arts: "Wyoming Office of Tourism print ads"
Adweek: "In a Radical Departure From Previous Work, United Way’s New PSA Shows Philanthropy Isn’t Pretty"
PR Newswire: "United Way Worldwide and BVK Premiere New Public Service Announcement: 'Join the Fight' "
Communication Arts: "BVK combines the epic landscapes of Wyoming with human emotions in its new ad campaign"
Adweek: "How a Milwaukee Agency Made Some Simply Stunning Tourism Ads for Wyoming"
Mashable: "New commercial reminds you to take a vacation already, loser"
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: "Milwaukee ad agency BVK launches 'That's WY' Wyoming Tourism Campaign"
Adweek: "3 New Businesses in Omaha Are Making People Cringe, but They're Doing Good Work"
PRESS / MUSIC VIDEO