Summary

I am a hardworking, well-rounded creative storyteller with a passion for emotional and content. I have extensive experience working with marginalized communities and sensitive subject matter.

Credits

6/15 – Current

Producer – BuzzFeed Motion Pictures

Details
6/15 – Current

Generating consistent content on a weekly basis. Arranging interviews under strict deadlines. Generate questions and beats. Interviewing subjects on camera. Establishing a rapport with all video subjects. Maintaining and organizing detailed databases for releases post-production. Assisting in all phases of production (multi-hyphenate role). Everything from shoot support to directing, basic three point lighting, rolling camera b, running lavs and booms to editing. for videos I produced: https://www.buzzfeed.com/roccokayiatos

5/12 – 6/12

Assistant Director (Independent Music Videos) Wake Me If I'm Dreaming

Rocco Katastrophe — Music Video Details
5/12 – 6/12

Responsible for filming production schedule, arranging logistics, preparing daily call sheets, checking cast and crew, and maintaining order on the set.

4/12 – 6/12

Assistant Director (Let Me Go) Let Me Go

Rocco Katastrophe — Music Video Details
4/12 – 6/12

Responsible for filming production schedule, arranging logistics, preparing daily call sheets, checking cast and crew, and maintaining order on the set.

6/11 – 9/11

Associate Producer WireTap

Internet — Reality/Doc (TV) Details
6/11 – 9/11

Researching subjects. Writing outlines and storylines, generate questions and beat sheet. Arranging interviews under strict deadlines. Maintaining and organizing detailed databases for releases post-production. Assisting in all phases of production for internet mini-doc series about musicians. Field producing.

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Education

Class of '07

San Francisco State University

BA