Alison Learned-Wolf

Film & Media Studies Lecturer




OFFICE

2320 Social Sciences & Media Studies
(SSMS)

E-MAIL

awolf@filmandmedia.ucsb.edu

FIELD

Production, Editing, Screenwriting, Special Effects, New Technology


SHORT BIO

Ali has worked on over 70 feature films, shorts, documentaries, music videos and recently Oscar Awards reels. She has a 30-year career working mostly in feature films, with short forays into documentaries, music videos and commercials.
Most notably: Allied, Beowolf and The Polar Express (Robert Zemeckis)
The Hobbit, Battle of Five Armies, The Hobbit, Desolation of Smaug and The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey (Peter Jackson)
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Rupert Wyatt)
Mars Needs Moms (Simon Wells)
The Adventures of Tintin (Steven Spielberg)
Monster House (Gil Kenan)
Constellation and The Visit (Jordan Walker-Pearlman)
Cuba with Love (Wendy Walter)
Sally Boy (Chris Raffaele)
Ducati Commercial (Patrick Tatopoulos) The Hustler (Coolio and Kenny Rogers)

AWARDS

Cuba with Love: San Luis Obispo International Film Festival Winner, 2009. Miami Short Film Festival, 2009
Sally Boy: Rochester International Film Festival Winner, 1999. Worldfest / Flagstaff International Film Festival Winner and the Atlantic City International Festival Winner, 1999

Ali is a Member of the Motion Picture Editors Guild, IATSE Local 700.
She has written a novel "Girl in the Garden" ( A Memoir of Doris Duke ), shot a Documentary "Singing to the Crowd" and penned feature film scripts.