Chris Santana

Chris Santana

A confident and outgoing multi tasked individual with over five years experience in Media and a passion for filmmaking and editing, with solid ethical values and excellent communication skills. A well-organised person, quick enthusiastic learner, used to work under pressure exceeding deadlines,

VIDEO EDITOR & CAMERA OPERATOR at AB London Media Vision, (London, UK) using Sony Z-5 &
Z-7 Cameras and editing & broadcasting daily news using Final Cut Pro.7 & Color.
(November 2011/ April 2012)

DIRECTOR/ WRITER/ EDITOR and CAMERA OPERATOR at Westminster Adult Education Services
(London, UK) and 2ND ASSISTANT CAMERA for several projects ('Lessons in lifesaving', etc.)
(October 2011/ February 2012)

DIGITAL IMAGING TECHNICIAN, RESEARCHER and CAMERA ASSISTANT for 2 Sides TV (London,
UK), digitizing programs for the TV Show 'Ballooniverse', Cartoonito (Cartoon Network UK)
(August 2011-October 2011)

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT at A-California-Film Productions. DIRECTOR/EDITOR and ASSISTANT
DIRECTOR for several Short Films at NYFA ('Hope', 'B&W, etc.) screened at Paramount Studios,
Los Angeles U.S. (December 2009-June 2010)

VIDEO EDITOR ASSISTANT for the prime time TV Show 'La Noria' at Telecinco TV (Madrid, Spain).
Also creating weekly TV Show Back-ups, digitalizing Media archives for the Production
Company, and continuously working under daily deadlines. (February 2009 - September 2009)

VIDEO OPERATOR AND EDITOR for Live TV Shows (local News and Sports) at Localia TV (Madrid,
Spain). Assistant director for the variety show 'Plató abierto' (September 2006 – March 2007)

BROADCASTING CHANNEL CONTENT ADVISOR for 'Disney Channel' Spain & Portugal (Madrid,
Spain), supervising commercials, promos and programs from six different channels for the
Company either Spanish or Portuguese's. Checking daily TV listings and monitoring the
scheduled video content (December 2009 – February 2009)

BROADCASTING ASSISTANT AND ADVERTISEMENT TECHNICIAN at Telecinco TV (Madrid, Spain)
digitlizing and supervising commercials, as well as DIT duties for the Company. Among other
duties, monitoring pre-recorded TV Shows and checking the standards of quality the channel
requires. (March 2007 – December 2007)