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Production Crew

Gregory Hernandez | Creative Director

Gregory Hernandez | Creative Director

Gregory Hernandez is a Bronx filmmaker and video producer. He enjoys the collaborative process of making films and videos. He believes filmmaking to be one of the most inclusive art forms imaginable.

Benjamin Garst | Producer & Director of Photography

Benjamin Garst | Producer & Director of Photography

Benjamin Garst has worked as a director, cinematographer, producer and was an instructor of film workshops for teens for 5 years. Recently, he was a Supervising Producer and Series DP on the docu-series, Marvel's Storyboards. He started his own video production company in 2018, Pixelsmyth, which produces commercials, music videos, narrative films, and documentaries.

Eren Ozler | Associate Producer

Eren Ozler | Associate Producer

Eren Özler is a Turkish filmmaker and producer. He produced a variety of videos including; short films, political campaign videos, music videos and promos. Recently his short film won 4 awards at The Bronx 48 Hour Film Festival. He also has a professional background in film distribution.

Zachary Steere | Cinematographer & Videographer

Zachary Steere | Cinematographer & Videographer

Zachary Steere is a videographer, digital editor and cinematographer. He earned his BS in Media Communications and Technology from East Stroudsburg University and also has a degree from the New York Film Academy. He’s worked on feature films, shorts, music videos, commercials, documentaries and online educational courses. His work has been screened at film festivals such as ‘Fantasia’ in Montreal and been featured in numerous publications such as The Hollywood Reporter and Forbes,

Peter Garafalo | Cinematographer

Peter Garafalo | Cinematographer

Peter Garafalo is a Director of Photography and Cinematographer based in New York City. He is from the Washington, D.C. area and discovered the joy of filmmaking while attending the University of Maryland.  He shoots branded content, documentaries, narrative films and music videos. Some of the brands he has worked with include: The NFL, NHL, Sleep Number, Animal Planet, Travel Channel, Investigation Discovery, Cuisinart, Capital One, USAA, CNN, Sotheby’s, SparkNotes, The Daily Show, & Lancôme

Samantha Alvarez | Cinematographer & Videographer

Samantha Alvarez | Cinematographer & Videographer

Samantha Alvarez is a multi-disciplinary artist who is experimenting with various mediums such as filmmaking, photography, 2D animation and painting. Her personal work has a strong focus on portraiture, psychology and personal experiences. Her short films have been screened at the Official Latino Film Festival, and have been broadcasted on BronxNet TV.

Connor Lynch | Podcast Producer & Videographer

Connor Lynch | Podcast Producer & Videographer

Connor Lynch has worked from the tops of the Badlands, to the back rows of theaters making video projections. He wants to try everything, go everywhere, and, most importantly, do "The Good Work".  He seeks projects that allow him to do things he has never done before. On every project he works on, he wants to learn something new about his craft, his subject, and himself.

Jasmine Cordero _ Cinematographer & Edior

Jasmine Cordero _ Cinematographer & Edior

Jasmine Cordero has five years of experience utilizing Adobe Creative Cloud. She has produced, filmed and edited short comedies, music videos and content for Youtube. She is constantly learning new techniques for editing as well as understanding best standards and practices. Jasmine studied documentary filmmaking at CUNY Hunter. She enjoys editing both non-fiction and narrative works.

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Mexican-American photographer, raised by a single mom. My family and I moved to the Bronx to restart our lives to after living in an abusive environment. This has influenced my work, leading me to explore themes of community, family and traditional Mexican values in the Bronx and Mexico. I started as a self-taught photographer but my curiosity led me to take a darkroom course at The Point. After a semester, I took a Teen Academy class at The International Center of Photography (ICP).

Brandon Nick | Portrait Photographer & Filmmaker

Brandon Nick | Portrait Photographer & Filmmaker

Brandon Nick is a portrait photographer, filmmaker and storyteller. He is an artist who amplifies the voices and images of marginalized identities. He co-founded The Each-Other Project - a digital media organization which fosters and celebrates communities of queer and trans people of color. He is also the host of an amazing podcast called Let's Get Back To Queer. His work has been featured in publications like: The NY Times, NBC, AU Magazine, Ebony, The Advocate & The Guardian

Monica Rodriguez | Sound Recordist & Sound Designer

Monica Rodriguez | Sound Recordist & Sound Designer

Monica Rodriguez is a New York City based sound recordist and sound designer. Monica is a graduate of the Sonic Arts Center at The City College of New York where they studied music and audio technology. Their creative pursuits range from singing to audio recording to post production sound manipulation. As a sound recordist, Monica has worked with commercial brands such as Teen Vogue, Glamour, and National Geographic.

Post-Production Crew

James Feeney | Senior Editor

James Feeney | Senior Editor

For over 10 years, James has worked as a professional editor in the television and film industry. He's been both the lead and finishing editor on multiple series for Discovery, History, and Discovery ID. Beyond that, he's edited scripted, reality, docu-soap, true-crime, and development for National Geographic, A+E, Oxygen, Lifetime, Animal Planet,TLC, and Bravo.

Craig Newton | Senior Editor & Animator

Craig Newton | Senior Editor & Animator

Craig is a film editor and Emmy®-nominated animator who’s worked with Warner Bros. Entertainment, Universal Pictures, Lionsgate and most recently Hulu when he created the opening title sequence to the fourth season of Veronica Mars.

Ayaris Perez | Junior Editor

Ayaris Perez | Junior Editor

Ayaris Perez is a filmmaker, teaching assistant, video editor and co-founder of Bronx Film 48. Her short documentary "Chula" is available now on Youtube.

Sade Whittier | Music Composer & Musician

Sade Whittier | Music Composer & Musician

Is your composition missing a flute/flute section? Look no further. My goal is to make your ideas come to life in any genre, shape and form. Looking forward to working with you!