Kendra Elliott

Producing // Motion Design + Animation // Video Editing
Location: Brooklyn, NY

Client: Planned Parenthood  
Position: Motion Designer and Video Editor

Created animated pieces and edited interviews with America Ferreira, Laura Gomez, Taraji P. Henson, Aja Naomi King and more to promote awareness and call for action against the current wave of bans throughout the U.S. (ongoing)

Client: Human Rights Campaign
Position: Motion Designer

Created animations for a PSA calling for support of the Queer POC community.

Client: Hawkfish
Position: Motion Designer

Created animated infographics to inform and educate the public about issues surrounding the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Client: Odessa Films
Position: Animator, Consulting Editor

Created animations and consulted on story for the feature length documentary The Story Won’t Die, a film capturing the lives and artistic expression of Syrian Refugees around the world. Directed by David Henry Gerson.(currently in post production)

Client: DAZN USA
FT Position: Motion Designer

Post Production/Motion Design for Boxing, MLB, MMA and UFC promos and features across international media deliveries for DAZN in The United States, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, and Canada.

Client: Submarine Films + Director, Elizabeth K. Carroll
Position: Producer and Video Editor

Producer and Video Editor on Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy (2019) - A Feature Length Documentary celebrating the life of culinary anthropologist and ecological activist Diana Kennedy.

Awards and Festivals: Special Jury Award for Excellence in Storytelling at SXSW,  Top 10 Hot Docs Audience Poll
US/UK Theatrical Release: 2020

Client: Bastard Productions + The Brooklyn Museum
Position: Video Editor, Photographer

Editor and event photographer on a short documentary celebrating the photographic work of Mick Rock and his relationship to David Bowie which was shot in conjunction with Music Video Night at The Brooklyn Museum and the touring exhibit “David Bowie Is”. Produced and Directed by David Horowitz.

Client: NEON Films Feature: COLOSSAL (2017)
             Directed by Nacho Vigalondo
Position: Distribution Marketing and Animation for In-Theater and Social Media Outreach

Edited interviews, created social media pieces and animated artwork for COLOSSAL, a science fiction black comedy starring Jason Sudeikis and Anne Hathaway.

Client: Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas HQ
FT Position: Visual Media Producer, Brand Strategist, and Video Editor

Created trailers, pitched and created promotional materials for upcoming theatrical releases, developed animations for nationwide merchandise sales and social media outlets, as well as short documentaries and original content for pre-roll screenings across the chain of US theaters.

Client: Photographer Jamie Nelson
Position: Video Editor and Production Consultant (ongoing)

Video Editor for Vogue Taiwan, Vogue Portugal, Glamour, Beautiful Savage and others for fashion films in collaboration with Director and Fashion Photographer Jamie Nelson.

Client: IRIS Worldwide
Position: DP, Motion Graphics Animator, and Editor

Videographer, Graphics designer, and Editor covering full-scale events including the Adidas NEO Fashion Launch featuring Selena Gomez, and the US Olympic Swimming Champions meeting in NYC presented by SPEEDO.

Client: Thornberg & Forester
Position: Video Editor + Animator

Ongoing Freelance Video Editor and Motion Graphics Animator on production projects with NYC Color, The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco, Friendly’s Restaurants, REI Sports, Bridgewater Investments, and The World Food Programme.

Client: Netflix
Position: Trailer Video Editor for The Siege of Jadotville (2016)

Video Editor for the official Netflix Trailer of The Siege of Jadotville released Summer 2016.

Client: Underground Press, Inc.
Position: Brand Ambassador

Worked as lead Brand Ambassador for Event Tech 2016 in Las Vegas. Sales increased by 30 percent following the event.

Client: PBS Series “Great Decisions”
Position: Video Editor

Video Editor on PBS the political history documentary series Great Decisions 2015 - 2016.

Client: Director Ron Mann + FilmsWeLike
Position: Art Direction Consultation and Biographical Documentary Research

Consulted on art direction and performed research for the feature documentary on the life of Director Robert Altman: Altman. Directed by Ron Mann.

Client: Thomson Reuters
Position: Producing, Editing and Motion Graphics Animation

2010-2012 Full-time freelance producer and editor on daily broadcasts for BreakingViews, as well as weekly Multi-cam broadcast interviews. I also regularly created branded motion graphics and produced programming for 3rd party candidates. This included broadcast financial news series for clients such as JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, State Street, and BNP Paribas, along with lifestyle programming for Zagat with Tim Zagat, Food & Wine Magazine with Ray Isle.

Client: Soubriet Byrne & Associates
Position: Motion Graphics Animator and Post Producer

Motion Designer and Post-Producer for a fully-animated 4min corporate video with American Express for international business clients.

Client: Bartle Bogle Hegarty
Position: Motion Graphics Designer and Video Editor

Freelance Designer, Video Editor, and Animator for clients such as Playstation, Blackberry, Old Navy, Johnnie Walker, and Sharpie.

Client: Fake Love
Position: Video Editor

Video Editor on case studies for award-winning experiential campaigns created for Coca-Cola, Google, The US Air Force, Oxygen Network, Bacardi, and Choreographer Shen Wei at the Armory.

Client: BBDO
Position: Video Editor

Freelance Editor and Motion Graphics Animator on campaigns for Hewlett-Packard and Guinness.

Clients: VICE Magazine, Ladygunn Magazine, Norton Records
Position: Photographer

Client: Bella Union Record Label
Position: Director

Director and Editor of the “Pleasure Boy” Album Teaser for performer Hannah Cohen, released by Bella Union Spring 2015

Director: Lavalier “Twilight Lovebite”

Director and Animator for Lavalier “Twilight Lovebite” music video featured on

Director: “Beatrice and Bob”
Director and Editor of 10-minute independent short film.
Festivals: Official Selection at Woodstock Film Festival, Big Apple Film Festival in NYC, and AOF Film Festival in California.

Client: Howcast Media
Position: Director, Animator, Editor

Freelance Director, Animator and Video Editor on dozens of instructional videos at Howcast Media.

Client: 813 Casting  + BBC + Rainbow Media
Position: Casting Associate

Casting associate for reality television shows such as “Bridezillas” and “What Not to Wear” in conjunction with Rainbow Media/ BBC America.