profile photo of a member

Matthew Matt Macedo

Matt Macedo


Awards & Highlights
2019 European Cinematographer Awards | SEMI-FINALIST
2018 European Cinematographer Awards | WINNER | Best Student Director
2018 Los Angeles CineFest | Official Selection
2015 Laguna Film Festival | Official Selection
2015 Los Angeles CineFest | Official Selection
2015 Reno Tahoe International Film Festival | Official Selection

Graduated Summa Cum Laude from the New York Film Academy with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Filmmaking in September 2019.

While attending school, Macedo produced and directed the short film, "Without Regret", earning him his first festival win (European Cinematography Awards, Best Student Director)

Before attending the New York Film Academy in 2016, Macedo produced a short film "Drug of Choice" which premiered at the Reno Tahoe International Film Festival in 2015.

Macedo began writing screenplays at a young age and while in high school he produced his first documentary titled "Homeless in Hanford" and a found-footage horror film, "Embrace".

Motion Picture / Short Film - Director, Producer, Writer
Call Sheet Distribution, Scheduling Meetings, Script Breakdowns, Script Coverage, Crew Deal Memos, Cast & Crew release forms, Hiring/Managing Cast & Crew, Location Agreements, Permits & Insurance.

Social Media Platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube


Los Angeles – BFA – Filmmaking – 2019

Skills / Trainings

Directing Actors
Development (Pre-production)
Film Director
executive producer