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Jill Golick Resume

Jill Golick

Screenwriter / Showrunner/DigitalCreator

INTERACTIVE DRAMA

RUBY SKYE P.I.  

Showrunner/Creator: Multi-award winning, internationally acclaimed comedy-detective web series (co-written with Julie STRASSMAN). 3 season.

HAILEY HACKS

Showrunner/Creator: Live-action-Screencast hybrid web and social media series aimed at instilling tech skills in tween girls.

CRUSHING IT

Showrunner/Creator: Live comedy soap opera enacted on Twitter in honour of social media week.  Crowd-sourced.

BOYMEETSGRRL

Showrunner/Creator: Interactive social media rom-com that brought characters to life through their blogs, vlogs, Twitter accounts and other social media activity,

TV DRAMA SERIES

WEIRDWOOD MANOR

1-hour Family series. Developed for TV by. All Work No Play Productions.

BEST BEFORE DATE

Original half hour comedy.  Development.  For Slanted Wheel Entertainment.

BREAKFAST WITH SCOT

Co-creator (with Julie Strassman) – development half hour series for Miracle Pictures

INSTANT STAR

Writer: 3 X ½ hr & Creative Producer Epitome Pictures for CTV and The N Season 3

METROPIA                       

Executive Story Editor and Co-Head Writer: Outlined and polished 90 half-hours

Writer: 5 X ½ hr episodes.

Nighttime soap opera. Protocol Entertainment/Omni Television

BLUE MURDER                       

Executive Story Editor (2001-03) Story Editor (2000)

Writer: 12 X 1 hr episodes. Co-Writer: 2 x 1 hr episodes.

EXHIBIT A                       

Writing: 3 Episodes. True Crime docu-drama. Exhibit A Productions Inc./Discovery Channel

FAMILY PASSIONS

Writing:  2 episodes of daily soap. Family Passions Inc.

FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Writing: 25 half hour episodes of daily soap opera.  Catalyst Entertainment.

CHILDREN’S & TWEEN TV WRITING

ANNEDROIDS

Writer for live action-CGI series. Sinking Ship Productions for Amazon.

CHLOE CUPS CAFÉ

Development: marketing bible and script for preschool animation series.

Children’s & Tween TV Writing (Cont’d)

Circus Kids

Writer of 2x pilot script, development work, story editing. Live-action series set at Circus Camp. Apartment 11, Discovery Kids Latin America, Cirque du Soleil

BEET PARTY

36 episodes stereoscopic 3-D animated interstitial series for TuneBox entertainment.

CONNOR UNDERCOVER                                   

1 episode – Heroic & Shaftsbury for Family Channel.

SADDLE CLUB

2 episodes– Protocol for Australian Broadcasting, YTV and Discovery Kids

BENJAMIN BEAR                                   

1 episode – Amberwood

TOY CASTLE                                   

2 Episodes – Sound Venture Productions for Treehouse TV

SNOW CHILDREN                                   

10 episodes – Nydalen-TV Produksjon, Oslo, Norway

ROTTEN RALPH                                   

10 Episodes.  Teletoons/BBC

LITTLE CRITTERS                       

Development – 15 minute animation

ROCKABY BUBBLE                                   

5 episodes – Motion International/TVO

NINI’S TREEHOUSE                                   

3 Episodes – 1 hr. – Preschool – Puppet/Animation

ECKHART

1 Episode – Animation

NODDY AND FRIENDS                                   

9 Episodes.  Catalyst Productions/CBC/TVO/PBS

ZABOOMAFOO                                   

2 Episodes.  Paragon Entertainment/PBS

SKINNAMARINK TV                                   

7 Episodes.  CBC

MUMFIE                                   

12 episodes.  Phoenix Animation

RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT                       

Episodes of animated series. Cinar

ADVENTURES OF PADDINGTON BEAR

Episodes of animated series. Cinar.

HELLO MRS. CHERRYWINKLE                                   

Bible and 1 Episode.  OWL/Family Channel/Nickleodeon

FLASH FORWARD                                   

1 episode.  Atlantis/Disney/Family Channel/Global & NBC

SESAME PARK                                   

40 Episodes.  Creator of Bible. Executive Story Editor. CBC, Toronto

WIMZIE’S HOUSE                       

2 episodes including one of three pilot scripts

KRATTS CREATURES

3 episodes:  crazed animal show for PBS and YTV.  Paragon Entertainment

Children’s & Tween TV Writing (cont’d)

THE TV AND THE TURTLES                                                  

Original half hour kids film.  NFB, Vancouver

GROUNDLING MARSH

Multiple episodes of 1/2 hr environmentally-themed series with puppets.

A TIME FOR CHILDREN

1 hr. Christmas special.  Telemission Inc. for CBC.

WIZADORA

6 fifteen minute episodes of British children’s TV series.  Meridian for ITV

MAX THE CAT

Pilot script of 15 minute animation series & 6 episodes. Les productions SDA for CBC.

CHICKEN MINUTE

3 1/2 hours of puppets, musical comedy for 9 – 12 years. Prisma Productions.

THE BUSY WORLD OF RICHARD SCARRY

5 x 1 minute animated inserts for preschool series.  Crayon Animation (Cinar)

SHINING TIME STATION

7 episodes of Gemini Award winner.  Quality Family Entertainment for PBS.

STREET CENTS

Half hour consumer information show for teenagers.  CBC Halifax.

FRED PENNER’S PLACE

12 x 15 minute episodes of CBC Children’s show.

ERIC’S WORLD

Half hour family comedy.  Cambium Productions.

SMOGGIES

3 animated half-hours.  Cinar Films.

HAPPY CASTLE

7 half hour musical comedies.  Reseau Pathonic.

WIZARD OF OZ ANIMATED SERIES

Adapting:  34 animated half hours for Japanese.  Cinar Films for Family Channel.

SESAME STREET

50+ segments for CBC’s Canadianized version of classic preschool series.

SELECTED AWARDS

Canadian Screen Awards: Best Original Interactive Production Produced for Digital Media

New York TV Festival: Best Family Pilot

Banff Rockie Award: Best Online Program Children and Youth

Youth Media Alliance Award of Excellence: Best Original Interactive Content

Vancouver WebFest: Best Family Series

IAWTV Awards: Best Children’s Series

SF WebFest: Best Kids

ATL WebFest: Best International Series

LAWebFest-Marseilles WebFest: Grand Jury Prize

Parents’ Choice Awards: Silver Honor (Ruby Skye P.I.)

Parent’s Choice (Word Bird)

LA. Web Festival Outstanding Interactive Narrative Comedy

Outstanding Writing – Interactive Narrative Comedy

Writer’s Guild of Canada Screenwriting Award: Best Writing for Web Series (2)

Writers Block for service to screenwriters

STORY EDITING AND DEVELOPMENT

CIRCLING THE DRAIN - Half hour comedy in development. Mountain Road for Global TV

DELICIOUS - Half hour comedy in development.  Back Alley Films for Global TV

MISS BG – Story editor animated kids series, Breakthrough for TVO

ROSIE RAGS – Bible and pilot script

ROTTEN RALPH Story editing of 11 X 1/2 hour episodes                                   

DIRECTING, ACTING & WRITING FOR CAMERA  Story editing of 24 Short Films

SESAME PARK – Executive Story Editor; bible creator

A ROOM FULL OF ENERGY Story editor of animated feature film                                

FOREIGN AFFAIRS Story editor of 15 episodes of daily soap opera

 DIGITAL DESIGN

EDUCATIONAL WEB-GAMES

Proposal and design of 30 games for Discovery Channel’s website with NDI.

TROUBLESHOOTERS

Problem solving software for use in grades 3 – 8. Interactive Image Technologies

A-MAZE-ING MOUSE                       

OPERATION:  MATH MINE

Producer/designer. Animated adventure games for ages 7 and up.  Milliken Software publishers.

SIGNS, SIGNS, EVERYWHERE SIGNS

Producer/designer.  Arcade style game for early readers.  Media Materials, publishers

MYSTERY OF HALO ISLAND                       

FOUR MAGICS OF MANDALAY

Writer/designer. Interactive mystery stories at grade 4 reading level. Key Porter Software, publishers.

WORD BIRD

PARENT’S CHOICE AWARD WINNER.  Producer/designer.

BOOKS, MAGAZINE, PRINT

WHO’S MINDING THE SET                       

24 page booklet on television and kids, for parents. Alliance for Children and Television.

THE FIRST TIME

Short story for anthology about first sexual experiences for teenagers.

GOVERNMENT IN ACTION

Book for students in grades 5 to 8.  Gage Educational Publishers.

CHILDREN OF GREECE

Book for 8 year olds and their parents.  Grolier Publishers.

AIDS IN THE WORKPLACE – TRAINER’S GUIDE

Training manual for human resource personnel.  Canadian AIDS Society, publishers.

SEXUALITY:  AN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE BOOK

For teachers with Judith Campbell.  Globe/Modern Curriculum Press.

AIDS:  A TEACHER RESOURCE PACKAGE

For teachers.  Globe/Modern Curriculum Press.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

* WRITERS GUILD OF CANADA ~ President

* INDEPENDENT WEB SERIES CREATORS OF CANADA - founding member

* WOMEN IN VIEW - board member

* SOCAN

* INTERACTIVE ONTARIO

* INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WEBTV

SELECTED SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

*Fan Expo

*Writers Talking Digital

*Wift “Goodman’s Presents”

*Banff Media Festival

*iKids

*International Women in Digital Media Summit 2011

*NXNEi

*PrimeTime Ottawa

*iLunch

*CaseCamp

*Subtle Technologies

*CapStone Lecture Series, Ryerson

*Writing in Dangerous Times, Ryerson – Keynote

*Crossover

*Entertainment MasterClass

*BookCamp

*IN10

*NextMedia

*Canadian Film Centre

*FAS Ireland

FIRST HAND DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

Twitter storytelling

Podcasting

Blogging

Web Community Building

Developing Web Series

Guerilla-style web shooting

Producing web series

Video compression

Video Upload

Video Distribution on Web and Mobile

Building Creative Digital Teams for

Designing and Building Web Sites

Building e-Commerce Sites

Reading Analytics

Pay Per Download

Google AdSense

Google AdWords

Branded Content

Social Media Promotion

Interacting Live with Audiences

User-Generated Content

Collaborating with Audiences

Crowd-Sourcing

Online Game Creation

Rudimentary HTML, CSS and PHP

Website building

Digital financing

Flash Mobs/Dance Flash Mobs