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Contact | RebeccaScheckman@gmail.com | 516 359 9285

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Editor, Cinematographer and Director with seasoned experience working in online video publication and television broadcast. Efficiency with and an extensive knowledge of media management.  Practical dreamer actively committed to creating art and media that imagines a new system and fights against racism, patriarchy, homophobia, and economic injustice

 

 

 

 

Cultivated Films

Cinematographer, 21 and Done

21 is a celebrated age for many young Americans, but if you’re aging out of Foster Care system, the countdown can feel more like a ticking bomb. What should be an age for celebrating adulthood becomes a time of anxiety, desperation and danger for many of these young adults.  Meet current and former Foster youth facing these unique challenges and organizations outside the system that are on the front lines battling for their futures.

Director Kiara C. Jones

Producer Jocelyn K. Scott

American Prison Data Systems

Creative Director responsible for creating documentation and promotional content.

American Prison Data Systems (APDS) is a B-corp that creates touch screen tablets to be used in prisons for educational purposes. Responsible for developing proposals, project planning, budgeting production, and post production including conducting interviews, filming and editing.

Lauraflanders.com

Director & Editor of weekly show
Work created between 2012-2015 includes full 25 minute episodes, short documentaries event coverage and special reports.

Short Documentaries

Full Shows

Responsible for the creation over 350 videos from scratch to finish for the online TV show, the Laura Flanders Show. I have expertise in media production and crew management.

Event Coverage

Coordination of stage managers, panelists and crew. Tech setup to meet the needs of the event and schedule. Shooting and editing.

Freelance Work

Director, Cinematographer and Editor

Video package of four videos for Green Meadow Waldorf School

 

Kickstarter Video Campaign

Risky Talking

Show Director of Cinematography & Editor for a live Panel Discussion Series

MPower Change

Campaign Video #AboutUsWithoutUs

Red Dog Productions

Co-created in-house production company to teach New School Media Studies students production skills. Developed and executed client projects while teaching the student-staff industry standards.

Commercials for The New School

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FemTechNet

Director & Editor for femtechnet and The School of Media Studies: Video Dialogue Series. FemTechNet is an activated network of hundreds of scholars, students, and artists who work on, with, and at the borders of technology, science, and feminism in a variety of fields including Science and Technology Studies (STS), Media and Visual Studies, Art, Women’s, Queer, and Ethnic Studies. Launched in 2012, the network has developed and experimented with collaborative processes to address the educational needs of students interested in feminist science-and-technology studies.

Feminism, Technology, and Archive from FemTechNet on Vimeo.

Interstice

Director & Editor – Student film created in the Documentary Certificate program with The School of Media Studies at The New School.

Located on the border of Bedford-Stuyvesant and Bushwick, two rapidly changing Brooklyn neighborhoods, Grace Exhibition Space presents the collision of the “art world” and the “real world” with its action-based performance art.

I began using video to document my own art and then began to branch out and document other artist work. Eventually I wanted to connect my activism and interest in social justice with my art so I went back to school for documentary at the New School. My first film, Interstice, still followed artists but I couldn’t ignore the galleries surrounding neighborhood and class difference that I was witnessing. Interstice is just me observing the intersection of these two worlds while still sharing the work and ideas of a global network of artists.

Rachelle Krieger: A Closer Look

Director/Editor

A closer look at the artist Rachelle Krieger’s creative process.

Art After The Bomb

Music by Meredith Monk

Paintings by Leonard Meiselman

Director/Editor

Portraits of the Artist

Director/Editor

Portraits by Leonard Meiselman. See more Paintings by Leonard Meiselman

Self-Portrait

This is my self-portrait submitted to graduate school in 2010

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