JEFF CONSIGLIO

PRODUCER | DIRECTOR | EDITOR

 

Jeff Consiglio has edited, produced, directed, mentored and consulted on a wide range of award-winning feature films, music videos, commercials, movie trailers and more. His work includes the Academy Award winning documentary short film INOCENTE (editor), the Academy Award nominated documentary feature film WARDANCE (editor), the Grammy winning music video PORK & BEANS for WEEZER (editor), the Peabody & Emmy Award winning documentary feature film LIFE ACCORDING TO SAM (editor) and the SXSW award winning documentary feature TWINSTERS (producer/editor) which was singled out by the festival for Documentary Editing and was named by Variety Magazine as one of the 13 breakout films of SXSW 2015. Jeff recently edited the music video CHAINED TO THE RHYTHM for Katy Perry.

 

In 2016 Jeff  produced and edited the documentary feature BEST AND MOST BEAUTIFUL THINGS which won multiple festival awards and was screened at numerous festivals around the country, in Canada and in Colombia. The film was chosen as a New York Times Critics' Pick and was named by Huffington Post as "One of the year's most touching documentary films."

 

To commemorate their 30th Anniversary, Apple Computer enlisted Jeff Consiglio as Supervising Editor over a team of more than a dozen editors, designers and visual effects artists for their official anniversary video released worldwide on January 24, 2014.

 

Jeff recently formed madeinhollywoodusa, a collaboration with creative partner and director of photography Alexandre Naufel, with whom he directed and edited the fashion film W A R, nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Makeup and Best Visual Effects at the 2013 International Fashion Film Awards, and the acclaimed series of micromentaries, RECORD COLLECTION.

 

In the early stages of the digital filmmaking revolution, Jeff was a founder of the landmark filmmaking collective, Group101Films, which produced over 4500 short films in five years through a global network of over 750 filmmakers in several countries.

 

Migrating between Los Angeles, New York and Washington DC, Jeff regularly mentors and consults on films in all stages of  production and travels to universities and film festivals to present his original filmmaking seminar "Lying, Cheating & Stealing - the Art of Honest Storytelling."

 

Notable works:

 

BEST AND MOST BEAUTIFUL THINGS

World Premiere, SXSW 2016

TWINSTERS

Special Jury Recognition for Documentary Editing, SXSW 2015

INOCENTE

Academy Award Winner, Best Documentary Short, 2013

WARDANCE

Academy Award Nominee, Best Documentary Feature, 2008

LIFE ACCORDING TO SAM

Peabody Award Winner, Emmy Award Winner, Documentary Feature Film, 2014

PORK & BEANS (Weezer)

Grammy Award Winner, Best Short Form Music Video, 2009

POSITIVELY NAKED

Best Documentary Short Film, Newport International Film Festival, 2005

THE BALLAD OF BERING STRAIT

Audience Award, DC International Film Festival, 2003

 

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