Summary

I have been working as a freelance video editor (Avid & Premiere) in both New York City (10 years) and London (2 years) for the last twelve year.

Credits

9/19 – Current

Colorist The Secrets of Songwriting on ‘Sesame Street’

NYTIMES.COM — Digital — The New York Times Details
9/19 – Current

"How Do You Rewrite the ABCs? The Secrets of Songwriting on ‘Sesame Street’" - This segment by the NYT relies on interviews shots in different countries. I was tasked to create a uniform look and to improve on the appearance of the interviewees. In addition I removed blemishes and shadows from the puppets segments, creating a uniform and consistently white backdrop. Lastly I was tasked to improve on the video quality of Usher skype interview.

5/19 – Current

Editor (+ Colorist) – Vanity Fair (Condé Nast)

Showtime — Commercial/Ad — Conde Nast Entertainment Details
5/19 – Current

I edited a conversation between star Kevin Bacon and writer Chuck MacLean about their work on the Showtime series 'City On A Hill'. Additionally I provided motion graphics for the opening animation of their respective signatures and color correction. This segment was published by Condé Nast on their Vanity Fair platform.

5/18 – 4/19

Editor (+ Colorist) – Magnet Media Films, Inc.

Details
5/18 – 4/19

I am responsible for ingesting, organizing, conforming, editing, color grading, creating motion graphics, sound mix and color grade. Our clients included JP Morgan Chase and Google mong the many.

1/17 – 5/18

Lead Editor (+ Colorist) – Toyota, Samsung, Time Inc and more (19th and Park)

Social Media — Commercial/Ad — 19th & Park Details
1/17 – 5/18

As Lead Editor I am responsible for all cuts leaving 19th & Park offices and to discuss strategies with senior producers including delivery schedules and production planning. I also review edits done by other editors and manage the work and hours of my AE in keep with each project's budget allowances. In addition to editing my role includes color grading and sound sweetening.

11/17 – 2/18

Editor (Avid ) Juventus: Prima Squadra (Season 1)

Netflix — Reality/Doc (TV) — IMG Media Details
11/17 – 2/18

This is a docusoap that follows one of the most important Italian soccer teams as they prepare for important matches. As part of a team of editors I was tasked to cut several sections from multiple episodes with a particular focus on creating engaging recaps of the matches using footage purchased from the italian broadcast and commentary. I was assigned one assistant editor.

1/16 – 2/17

Colorist The Creators Project, Vice News, Broadly

Vice Media — Digital — VICE Media Details
1/16 – 2/17

Working remotely from my home office I would provide color correction in a fast and efficient manner. My work with Vice has been featured on a wide variety of their programming including: Broadly, Art Histories, Trail Blazers, Vice News and Art World.

5/15 – 1/17

Editor (+ Colorist) Time Inc Studios

Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Web — Digital — Time Inc. Details
5/15 – 1/17

I have taken a lead role in all aspects of post production for branded content destined to Time Inc many online platforms including: ESSENCE, People, Time, Souther Living, Sports Illustrated, Forbes and more. The broad range of clients I cater for while working at Time Inc is represented by: CocaCola, Toyota, Walmart, AT&T, Pantene, Smirnoff and more.

7/16 – 9/16

Editor (Avid) JonBenet: An America Murder Mystery

Investigation Discovery — Reality/Doc (TV) — Jupiter Entertainment Details
7/16 – 9/16

I edited one of the three parts miniseries exploring the various theories surrounding the unsolved murder of JonBenet Ramsey.

Media

  • Gabriele Cassia Colorist Reel 2015

Recos

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Education

Class of '09

Birkbeck College, University of London

Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Film Theory and Media Studies
Class of '03

Soho Editors Training Ltd - London

Diploma/Final Cut Pro Video Editing
Class of '00

ENAIP

Diploma/Video Engeneering
Class of '99

Liceo Socio-Psico-Pedagogico

Esame di Maturita'/Pshychology

My Gear

  • Davinci Resolve
  • adobe premiere
  • Adobe After Effects

Skills

  • Italian
  • Avid
  • Post Production
  • Reality
  • Television
  • Video Production
  • AVID Media Composer
  • Editing
  • storyboarding
  • Broadcast
  • Commercials
  • Documentaries
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Music Videos
  • Storytelling
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Final Draft
  • Pre-production
  • Production
  • TV Production
  • Documentary
  • Feature Films
  • Short Films
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Web Video
  • AVID Symphony
  • After Effects
  • Final Cut Studio
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Color Correction
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Filemaker Pro
  • Dvd
  • Final Cut Pro 7
  • Motion Graphics
  • DVD authoring
  • Film Editing
  • Graphic Design
  • Promos
  • Audio
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Compressor
  • compositing
  • Color Grading
  • Motion Design
  • Apple Color
  • translation
  • Subtitling
  • Multilingual