Roman Kotov - Resume
Born and raised In Russia. Left In 2017 to study at The Los Angeles Film School to become director/writer and make inspirational films. Graduated In December 2020 as a Bachelor In Cinematography.
Software: Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Aftereffects) and DaVinci Resolve.
Hardware: MAC, PC, Sony (F55, EX1), ARRI (Alexa Mini, SRII/SRIII), LED and Hard Lights, Grip and Electric rigging equipment.
The Los Angeles Film School | Hollywood, CA
Bachelor of Science in Film Production September 2017 - December 2020
Summer with Scarlett | Short film | Dec 2019
Loaded 16mm film Into ARRI SRIII film camera. Directly discussed vision of the film with the director.
Shotgun Wedding | Comedy, short film | 2019
Supervised and lead the grip side of a difficult desert shoot. Directly worked with the DP and the Director to achieve their vision.
Strands in Time | Sci-fi, short film | Dec 2019
Lead a team of grips and directly worked with the DP to achieve the creative vision.
My Big Book of Grievances | Drama, short film | Nov 2020
Worked as a boom operator on student thesis and was directly responsible for the sound.
Heathers | Short, musical | 2018
Worked as a boom operator and consulted with the director about his vision.
FWM | Music video | Oct 2020
Worked as a best boy on a music video and directly worked with the key grip to achieve the creative vision; played an extra in the background.
Behind the scenes
How toilet sensors actually work | Short, comedy | may 2019
Shot behind the scenes footage for the film for own project and helped In the grip department.
Monster | Thriller, short film | March 2019
Worked as a set dresser and directly worked with the production designer to help achieve creative vision.
Just friends | Short, drama | 2019
Worked as a sound mixer and was directly responsible for the sound of the film.
"My Darling | Thriller, short film | Oct of 2018
Was directly responsible for the production design of the film and worked with the director to achieve the creative vision.
Pockets | Crime, short film | November of 2018
Worked as a production designer and directly worked with the director to achieve his creative vision.
Theater and performing arts
Electric guitar and music
Fitness, bodybuilding and yoga