Director / Cinematographer / Editor
Francesco Cordaro is an award winning independent filmmaker from New York's beautiful Hudson Valley. As a Director, he has created films for The Paul Taylor Dance Company, and Regis Philbin and Kathie Lee Gifford (featured as a segment on NBC's The Today Show). As a cinematographer, Cordaro has worked with stars like Ice-T, Bone Thugs and Harmony, and Natalie Merchant. As an editor, he worked with Hulu and Live Nation for their series "On Stage", creating a documentary portrait on Major Lazer and VR. He also edited a documentary for Lady Antebellum on the making of their 2017 album "Heart Break". He Directed the award winning documentary "Cannoli Traditions Around the table", Winner of Best Short Documentary at NYWIFT Film Festival. Cordaro is currently developing an international photography series, as well as a feature-length sci-fi screenplay.