Gustavo Bernal

Gustavo Bernal

Colorist, editor and motion graphic design in New York City, New York

About Gustavo

Gustavo Enrique Bernal Pico, born in Caracas Venezuela on November 23, 1973. Become interested in filmmaking, specially editing since his early years. On May 1993 start working as assistant for a film editor in Bolivar Films, one of the largest productions companies in Venezuela, at the same time he start study filmmaking. By 1994 direct his first short film, “This is a Recording” wining Viart and also participate in several international festivals. Later in 1996 he directs “PI” a sci-fi short film on which earn important international festivals in Cuba, Italy and Canada. During the course of 10 years he become a very busy editor in the industry working for commercial productions companies, and local and international networks also earning several awards and recognitions. In 1994 he become the youngest instructor in Escuela de Cine y TV in Caracas. On 2003 he move to New York to continue pursuing his career in postproduction. Now he is very demanded in the field editing and working on feature films, music videos for highly respected artists and commercials for clients like Direct TV, Nissan, Ad Council, Spike DDB, Crate & Barrel, Home Depot, Sprint, Lexus, NYC 2012, Warner Brothers TV.

Name: Gustavo Bernal

Lives in: New York City, New York

Occupation: Colorist, Editor, Motion Graphic Design, Post-Production Supervisor and Visual Effects Supervisor


  • Actors of Sound

    Actors of Sound (2015 - 2016)
    Documentary Editor

  • Los Crema Paraiso - Un Disip en Nueva Yol

    Los Crema Paraiso - Un Disip en Nueva Yol (2015)
    Music by Gustavo Bernal Director, Producer, Editor, Colorist A tribute to Venezuelan cinema y how sound for films is created

  • Los Crema Paraíso & Andrea Echeverri  'El Curruchá' Video

    Los Crema Paraíso & Andrea Echeverri 'El Curruchá' Video (2015)
    Music (Comedy) Director Editor, Animator Music video inspired for the love of Venezuelan TV actresses and beauty pageant contestants.

  • Shoot the Saxophone Player

    Shoot the Saxophone Player (2015)
    Film (short) roto/paint artist

  • Bluebird

    Bluebird (2013)
    Film by Act Zero Films (Drama) roto/paint artist In the frozen woods of an isolated Maine logging town, one woman's tragic mistake shatters the balance of the community resulting in profound and unexpected consequences.

  • Cicada Princess

    Cicada Princess (2012)
    Film (short) (Adventure) roto/paint artist) "Cicada is a gift for one person and the world at the same time. I had thought that a gesture of kindness and love if made just right would resonate itself into many more such acts." -Mauricio Baiocchi, director

  • Subhysteria

    Subhysteria (2010)
    Film by EO7 Films (Thriller) Editor Sixteen people get stuck in a subway car in NYC for several days, without communication, hope, way to escape, and a fatal sensation that they are going to die.

  • Rosa and the Executioner of the Fiend

    Rosa and the Executioner of the Fiend (2009)
    Film by Latin Jazz USA Productions (Thriller) Editor Anything could happens. A landlord and a sniper. An old jewish lady. Presidents, tyrants and fiends. They all meet at, Rosa and the executioner of the fiend.


  • Riverina Flickers (Australia)

  • Zoe Film festival (Finalist) Atlanta

  • FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL de Rosario - Argentina

  • FILM AND CINEMA FESTIVAL Ajic en Guadalajara

  • 2do Award Latino American Film and video Festival Trieste

  • 1st award en CIAFF /Vancouver

  • Taos Talking Pictures – New Mexico USA

  • Best Soundtrack Film and video festival Cuba

  • Video Clip No Other Way: Band Trance Nuance

  • Viart AWARD best Video Clip

  • “This is a Recording” Best Editing VIART FESTIVAL

  • 10 Fringe Film and Video Festival Edinburgh Shorts Edinburgh Scotland


  • Academy of Arts University (San Francisco, CA)

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