Carey Borth, EsquireThis Wisconsin born Attorney and LA Producer, Director and Writer hasmade a career out of helping others achieve their dreams as well asfurthering her own career in many aspects of film making; be it as awriting tutor, ghostwriter (Sashay Productions), manager or providingcareer guidance to up and coming actors, filmmakers and musicians. Aswell as writing credits on an abundance of projects, she has alsoworked as a reader of the IFP in Westwood, CA, and managedscreenwriters for 6 years in Los Angeles (Gold-Dust Entertainment). Shehas been a stand-in for Cameron Diaz and worked crew on JasonAlexander's, "The Whitey Show. " She has been a Member of the WisconsinState Bar since 1986 and a Real Estate Broker since 1981.
First gaining recognition as a model from the age of five and later witha certificate from Rosemary Bischoff Modeling Studio's, while still inhigh school, Carey's other credits include crew and/or acting in aplethora of shorts and student films at her tenure at UCLA Film School. She also wrote, shot and edited her own 16mm films and directed andproduced five camera shoots at the House of Blues in Hollywood. Thiswas just the beginning of Carey's love affair with film. Carey acquired a variety of educational qualifications with threebusiness degrees from UW-Madison, (Real Estate, Finance and Marketing),and obtained her Juris Doctor from Pepperdine Law School where shestudied for one semester at the Imperial College in Knightsbridge andone summer at UW-Madison Law School. She has obtained Professionaldegrees in Interior and Environmental Design, Computer Graphics,Graphic Design, and completed all the coursework for two more, sans theInternship for Culinary Arts and Cooking & Baking at UCLA Extension.
She also attended Art Center College of Design Night program for twoyears in Pasadena, California, studying art history, photography andlife drawing. Perhaps her greatest scholastic achievement is her MFA inFilm & TV from UCLA, earned from 1994 to 2002. Since that time, Carey has worked for six years assisting director andactor Mark Borchardt (Northwest Productions), of "American Movie" fame,and produced, cast, acted and did camera on, "Scare Me," and a numberof music video's in Los Angeles and Milwaukee, WI. Another such projectincludes, "The Mark and Mike Show," whereby Jeff Stilson, executiveproducer of "The Osbournes," followed Carey and her crew around as thesubjects of a reality Comedy Central show, during the filming of "ScareMe. " Carey made her professional directorial documentary debut withdigital projects on race cars, motorcycles and surfing in Malibu andElkhart Lake since the turn of the century.
Her personal blog in 2004won recognition from AOL as one of the most popular on the Internet. Carey has gathered critical acclaim as an artist and photographer (LifeMasters), selling her works in galleries, private commissions andfestivals. She has written a memoir of her 24 years in Hollywood andthree books on architecture, art, including one on her personalexperiences on traveling alone throughout Europe at age 22. As a producer, Carey has a hands-on approach. She participates in allfacets of producing; hiring crews, casting, publicity, and withacquiring funding.
Her portfolio includes screenwriters that she hasco-written scripts with, as well as her own. She has been a scriptdoctor on at least forty screenplays as of July of 2015. An avid traveler, Carey loves to visit Asia, Africa and all of Europe. She has visited all of the continental US states, Hawaii, and many ofthe Canadian provinces. This knowledge of the world helps when cherrypicking the finest locations for her film making projects.
|1||A Hollywood Tale||2004||as Traffic School Attendee|
|2||American Ride||2005||as Interviewer|
|3||American Surfrider||2008||as Interviewer|
|4||First Bass||2008||as Theater Goer|
|5||If at First...||1997||as Dancer|
|6||Modus Operandi||2009||as Bride Zombie|
|7||Night of the Living Dead: Live from Wisconsin - Hosted by Mark & Mike||2006||as Blood Basted Girl/Electrocuted Zombie|
|8||Stop Hate: The Making of American Surfrider Dvd-extra||2006||as Herself|
|9||Zombie Killer||2008||as Carey Zombie|