Sasha Dmitrieva

Production Assistant
Walt Disney Animation Studios
Sunday 9/29 @ 2:00pm - 5:00pm PT

Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Pitch Tips

Focus on the character or coming-of-age stories that drive the plot or a unique hook/world-building trait (especially with fantasy and dystopian stories).

About Your Host

Sasha Dmitrieva graduated magna cum laude from LMU's School of Film and Television with a B.A. in Animation, as well as from Seaver College of Engineering with a B.S. in Computer Science. While earning two full-time degrees and working as a lab assistant for computer engineering, Sasha also interned at Walt Disney Animation Studios and produced the short film VENTANA.

Having studied both engineering, film, and animation, Sasha is passionate about storytelling in a variety of mediums, from feature films and television to graphic novels and interactive games. Previously, she worked as a production coordinator in the video game industry, having collaborated with artist and motion capture teams on MORTAL KOMBAT 11 and DARKSIDERS 3. Currently, she works full-time in the animated feature industry at Walt Disney Animation Studios, most recently having worked as a production assistant in FX animation on FROZEN 2. Sasha has also continued to expand her knowledge of performance and the film industry with voice over training from the Kalmenson program.


  • Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch via the Material Submission Form.
  • Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
  • You will receive this exec's written feedback on your pitch via email within 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.

Cancellation Policy

You may cancel for a full refund up to 72 hrs. prior to the start of the session. Cancellations requested after this deadline will be ineligible for refunds.


If you have any questions at all about this program, email!

Specializes in:

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • RomCom
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror
  • All Budgets

  • Drama
  • Comedy
  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy
  • Thriller
  • Horror

  • Animation
  • Biopics
  • Books
  • Coming-of-Age
  • Crime/True Crime
  • Dystopian
  • Family-Friendly
  • Female-Driven
  • Historical
  • Kids / Children
  • Musicals
  • Period Pieces
  • Political
  • Post-Apocalyptic
  • Psychological
  • Revenge
  • Romance
  • Socially Relevant
  • Young Adult (YA)
  • Diverse Writers
  • Writers Over 40
  • Writers Outside LA

Specifically not interested in:

Faith-based, Sports, Inspirational