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I'm a cinematographer and Colorist dedicated to the true cinematic art. I have directed and shot many films and have plenty of crew contacts if needed. You can see some samples of my work here on my Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0JJPwK5BinFIwjOYrRfIvQ
Film (short) by Frank Meli (Drama and Musical) Camera and Electrical Department A high school senior who overcomes his emotional dysfunction and self-esteem issues when he unwittingly meets Dragula.
3rd Time's the Charm
Film (short) by Quynh Thi Le (Comedy and Romance) Cinematographer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Kevin, a has-been college frat boy, is trying to break up with his seemingly sweet and supportive girlfriend of 2 years, Helen. His attempts are unsuccessful until he tries it for the third time. A break up was what Kevin wanted, but he didn't expect it to happen the way it does. Nothing is stronger than a dose of your own medicine.
Film (short) by Michael Egan (Comedy) Cinematographer A young couple, Dave and Ellee, have taken a big step in their relationship by moving in together. Ellee wants to meet Dave's friends. So she invites over a few of his co-workers and boss, Greg, over for a wine tasting party. Only to have a surprise visit from their quirky foreign neighbor, Hanz. Hanz then goes about destroying the party, and putting Dave and Ellee's relationship on the rocks and it's up to Dave to fix it. Written by Michael Egan
Film (short) by Choice Skinner (Drama and Family) Cinematographer, Camera and Electrical Department Issac, the youngest of three brothers flees home to inform his oldest brother Elijah that moments earlier he killed another teen in order to alleviate the daily bullying of a local gang. He pleads with Elijah to help him to figure out a lie and hide the secret from Abraham, the eldest brother who is a strict disciplinarian and very religious. Against Elijah's moral code he reluctantly agrees and quickly hides the weapon and Issac's bloody shirt as Abraham pulls up in the driveway. Later, Abraham finds the shirt and realizes that Issac may have been involved in the shooting that he passed earlier on his way home from work. When Abraham begins to threaten and interrogate Issac about the shooting, tensions mount and old buried secrets are revealed which threaten to tear the brothers apart and destroy their lives forever. Written by Darkan Entertainment, Inc
Something Out of Nothing
Film (short) by Jonathan Kutner (Drama) Director A young man who has lost his heart, his love, and his life attempts to buy it back. On the verge of attainment he finds he is a character in a story, written by himself.
A Worthy Gentleman
Film by John Trujillo (Adventure and Drama) Cinematographer A young man named Jamie Terranova is not very lucky with the ladies. He has a dead end job and still lives at home... and he's only in his early 30's! He has a volatile relationship with his father and soon learns that there's more to life than just hanging out with friends on the weekends blowing what little money he brings in. He soon meets Maurice, a handsome, suave and cool cat who teaches Jamie all there is to know about being...A Worthy Gentleman! Written by Anonymous
Music video for the short film Flash Click
Film (short) by Val Tasso (Music) Cinematographer, Producer, Production manager, Miscellaneous Crew, Visual effects, Editor Music video for the short film "Flash Click."
In the Land of Opportunity
Film (short) by Joey Sylvester (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department A successful Southern California businessman turns to alternative medicine in a last ditch attempt to solve his problems with sexual intimacy.
Film (short) by Val Tasso (Horror and Thriller) Cinematographer, Director, Producer, Production manager, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer, Casting department When a crisis of conscience and a bribe push a defense attorney to fix a trial against his monstrous client, he finds himself marooned in Devil's Land.
The Making of 'Devil's Land'
Video by Val Tasso (Documentary) Director, Producer, Production manager, Miscellaneous Crew, Self The behind the scenes making of the short film "Devil's Land."
Paula Peril: Midnight Is the Darkest Hour
Film by Andy Rodriguez (Adventure) Cinematographer Paula Perillo is the intrepid, sexy, and tough lead investigative reporter Of the Big City Daily Gazette. She is brilliant and resourceful, joined by sidekick Jimmy Smith, mentored by editor Slim Jackson and rivaled by society beat reporter Veronica Vilencourt. Paula is a growing legend in both the streets, society and the criminal underworld. Her arch-enemy is Anthony Carleoni, who she will stop and bring to justice soon. Despite many drawbacks and constant peril, her spirit cannot be defeated. Written by Anonymous
Death by Boxer
Film (short) by Peter Paul Basler (Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Barney is a washed up boxer looking for one last fight. He has let his life fall to pieces. His wife and daughter have left him and he can only find solace in a bottle of booze. As the shards of his past come streaming back in this disjointed tale, the burden that he carries soon comes to light. As a one-time champion, Barney killed a young fighter in the ring! Now, he decides to go back to his old trainer Telly to get in shape for one last fight. Can he find peace? Can he find salvation? At least he knows he will "go out in a blaze of glory." Written by Peter Paul Basler
Film (short) by Val Tasso (Sci-Fi and Thriller) Cinematographer, Director, Producer, Production manager, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer, Casting department, Actor Three couples from suburban Los Angeles decide to go on a fun filled weekend adventure to Big Bear Lake. But what they don't know is that a psychotic Native American has created ways to entrap these out of towner's through ways of digital technology and steal their souls. Written by Val Tasso
Behind the Camera: Flash Click
Video by Val Tasso (Documentary) Director, Camera and Electrical Department, Producer, Production manager, Miscellaneous Crew, Self The behind the scenes making of the short film "Flash Click."
Accolade Competition - Devil's Land
Hermosa Beach Film Festival - Best short film - Devil's Land