CHEYENNE PICARDO

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY PICTURES

(347) 219-7771

theonethatgotaway@gmail.com

Theonethatgotaway.pictures (portfolio site)

I’m an independent filmmaker who has worked in virtually every part of the production process, with a focus on editing, directing, and concept development. I have helped create a wide range of media productions, including television, web series, sizzle reels, branded content, sports, comedy, music videos, and independent narrative and documentary film.

EDUCATION

BA Columbia College, Columbia University

MFA School of Visual Arts

SKILLS

Directing, “Prediting,” and Concept Development

Editing and Color Grading - Adobe Premiere/AfterEffects, Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut X

Cinematography - owns an Sony FS7II, specializes  in culinary videography,  live events, and difficult-to-film verité

Technical Directing/Live Switching/Streaming (esp with Blackmagic switchers), Wirecast, Twitch, YouTube

Location sound recording, basic sound mixing

Driving really, really big trucks

DIRECTOR

BOB THE DRAG QUEEN: SUSPICIOUSLY LARGE WOMAN - dist. Logo

REMEDY - narrative feature -  dist. Deja-vu [Germany] and Gravitas [VOD]

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS for REMEDY

Winner - 2015 Best Feature - Boston Underground Film Festival

Nominated - 2014 Best Foreign Feature - Female Eye Film Festival

Nominated - 2014 Best International Director - Female Eye Film Festival

Winner - 2013 Audience Choice Narrative Feature - CineKink

HER NEXT MISSION - doc series about openly transgender Congressional candidate Alexandra Chandler

THE DRAG ROAST OF HEKLINA - comedy roast

Winner - 2018 Festival Favorite - Cinema Diverse Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival

SIBLING RIVALRY with Monét X Change and Bob the Drag Queen

HONEY DAVENPORT: RAW & UNFILTERED - visual album

“The Warrior” - music video

“Interlude I” - stylized fashion portrait

“Interlude II” - fashion portrait

Worship Me”- music video

STREET BEATZ with Monét X Change - performance art video series

BLOODBATH” - Bob the Drag Queen feat. DJ Mitch Ferrino - music video

THE WISH - short film co-directed by Melissa Roth

“MORNINGS COME AND GO” (MC FRONTALOT) - music video

A QUEEN FOR THE PEOPLE - comedy doc feat. Bob the Drag Queen

THE SKILL SET - television pilot/trailer by Alana Massey

THE TIMEWASTERS - from short film series WORK

PRODUCER/TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

BINDERCON NYC - conference video content and promo material

NY FILM CRITICS SERIES with PETER TRAVERS - multi-camera live switching

GOTHAM GIRLS ROLLER DERBY on NYCTV Life - multi-camera live switching

TWITCH.TV/GOTHAMROLLERDERBY

OMNICOM

EDITOR

#HASHTAGTHESHOW (created by Aisha and Rafael Jordan) - sketch comedy show

TERRIFIC CITY - Podcast about 1970s media, co-hosted with Melissa Gira Grant

URANIUM DERBY (dir. Brittany Prater) - documentary, Avid  finishing editor/post-sup - 2018

Winner - 2019 Outstanding Feature Documentary - Art of Brooklyn Film Festival

Winner - 2019 Award of Achievement in Editing (Long Form) - Iowa Motion Picture Association

TWIRL DIARY 21 (dir. Roger Kingsepp) - Experimental Documentary - 2017 

Clients include:

LE GRUYERE · 2U · STRAWBERRY FROG · HELLO FRESH · THRILLIST · PWC · TODRICK HALL · TIME OUT NY · AVRIL LAVIGNE · CONVICTS NYC · FOLCS · LEGAL AID SOCIETY · TALOS FILMS · VIDEOSHOP · REDKEN · RICOH ·  ALIBABA · RAIN AGENCY · VOSS EVENTS · BORN DANCING · EMCARTS/ARTSFWD · N-JOIN RESEARCH

CAMERA OPERATOR/DP

HELLO FRESH · BARBERCON · TODRICK HALL · FOLCS · BURNING STICK CREATIVE · CONNER O’MALLEY ·  BOB THE DRAG QUEEN · SHUGA CAIN · THE ONLY PRODUCTIONS · HONEY DAVENPORT · MONÉT X CHANGE · NY FILM CRITICS SERIES · KINKED-IN · MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK  · GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM  · EEF BARZELAY  · FLAMBEAUX FIRE  · AWESOMENESSTV  · TIME OUT NY · INSIDE EDITION · HUGE, INC. · THE MOTH · JACOB’S CURE · DIY NETWORK · THE BOX (NYC) · NEW YORK CITY BALLET · CARDOZO LAW SCHOOL · URBAN ZEN · YESHIVA UNIVERSITY · THE STORY COLLIDER · CBGBs · REVRY · MICHAEL GALLANT

AMPLIFY VOICES - (prod. Revry) featuring Joshua “Zeke” Thomas - 2020

AND… SEEN (dir. Liz Ortiz) - documentary feature starring  Jamie Petrone - 2018

TWIRL DIARY 21 (dir. Roger Kingsepp) - 2017

THIS IS HOW I ROLL - documentary feature (dir. Kat Vecchio) - 2013

EXPOSED - documentary feature (dir. Beth B) - 2013

PLASTIC GALAXY: THE STORY OF STAR WARS TOYS (dir. Brian Stillman) -  2012

PUBLIC SECRETS: PENTAGON PAPERS TO WIKILEAKS - documentary - 2011

THERE SHE IS… - documentary (dir. Emily Sheksin and Veena Rao) - 2010

KING LEAR (dir. PAUL SORVINO) - making-of documentary - 2010

 

STAFF POSITIONS

MILDRED ELLEY COLLEGE (NYC CAMPUS)  – 2012 to 2016

Senior Adjunct Professor of Survey of Film & English Composition

GOTHAM GIRLS ROLLER DERBY – 2008-2011, 2020-present

Head of Video Committee - Producing multi-camera streaming game footage, social media videos, Twitch

REEL WORKS MENTOR - 2020

Member of FILM FATALES, NEW YORK WOMEN IN FILM AND TELEVISION, AND THE FILM SHOP