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D i r e c t o r // E d i t o r

Jeff Pinilla is a writer, 
producer, director, 
and editor. 

Jeff Pinilla (p ih nee yah /; Colombian Spanish:;) is a 4-time Emmy award winning writer, producer, director, and editor. He is co-founder of Astronada, a New York production company, and has been nominated for 12 Emmy awards, has won 5 Promax Gold Awards, 6 Telly Awards for best directing, and was awarded the "Ron Scalera Rocket Award" at the PromaxBDA 2012 Awards. 
collaborators + 
awards +
4 Emmy Awards - 
BEST COMMERCIAL 
Famous Original NYC. April 25, 2021.  Jeff Pinilla, Director
PROMOTION: NEWS PROMO – SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
The Bully. April 25, 2012. (WPIX-TV). Jeff Pinilla, Writer/Producer/Editor.
PROMOTION: NEWS PROMO – SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
The Bully. April 25, 2012. (WPIX-TV). Jeff Pinilla, Writer/Producer/Editor.
Community/Public Service (PSAs) - Single Spot 
So Others Might Eat: Trot For Hunger 2012 
WDCW 
PROMOTION: NEWS PROMO – SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
Indiana Made. June 7th, 2013. (WXIN-TV). Jeff Pinilla, Director/Editor
5 Emmy Nominations - 

DIRECTOR: SHORT FORM (COMMERCIALS):
Jeff Pinilla, Director. November 10, 2011. (WPIX-TV). “NY Jets: The Chase.”

DIRECTOR: POST-PRODUCTION:
Jeff Pinilla, Director. July 12, 2012. (WPIX-TV). “30 Seconds to Air: The Making of the Bill Cunningham Show.”

PROMOTION: PROGRAM PROMO – SPORTS
NY Jets: The Chase. November 10, 2011. (WPIX-TV). Jeff Pinilla, Writer/Producer/Director.

PROMOTION: NEWS PROMO – SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN
The Bully. April 25, 2012. (WPIX-TV). Jeff Pinilla, Writer/Producer/Editor.

ENTERTAINMENT: PROGRAM/SPECIAL
30 Seconds to Air: The Making of the Bill Cunningham Show. July 12, 2012. (WPIX-TV). Director/Editor: Jeff Pinilla
6 Telly Awards - 

2016 Telly Silver Award
NBTV Studios Reel
Online Video - Best Editing
2016 Telly Bronze Award
Cold-Eeze: With or Without
Pharmaceuticals
2016 Telly Bronze Award
Cold-Eeze: With or Without
Commercial ­- ­ Best Directing
Director: Jeff Pinilla
2016 Telly Bronze Award
Nikon: Revel in the details
Online Video - How To
Director: Jeff Pinilla
2016 Telly Bronze Award
Coke Zero: Frenemies
Commercial - Evemnts
Director: Jeff Pinilla
3 PromaxBDA Gold Awards -
PromaxBDA North America Promotion and Marketing Awards

LIVE EVENT SPOT:
NY JETS: THE CHASE 
(gold)

DAYTIME PROGRAM SPOT:
STREETS OF NEW YORK JERRY SPRINGER 
(gold)

GENERAL BRANDING IMAGE:
11 WAS THERE
(gold)
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