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Lev Omelchenko

Director, Doc DP, Editor/Colorist
Brooklyn, New York US
Available for Freelance
Open To Mentoring
Lev Omelchenko is a NYC/ATL based filmmaker. He works for hire as a Doc DP, editor, colorist and has directed short films currently in the festival circuit.


Lev Omelchenko is a NYC/ATL based director. Born in Kramatorsk, Ukraine he immigrated with his family to Brooklyn, NY at age 9. As a filmmaker, he is driven by collaborations with cultural and community laborers whose practice is outside of traditional film industry. His film work spans documentary, narrative, experimental and installation often hybridizing the forms to achieve the unique goals of each project. Lev’s work has been screened at the Prismatic Ground Film Festival (NYC), Cucalorus Film Festival (NC), Maryland Film Festival (MD), Atlanta FF (GA), Sidewalk FF (AL), Tacoma FF (WA), Indie Memphis FF (TN), Indie Grits FF (SC), Roxbury Int FF (MA), Miami Short FF (FL), Kiyv FF (Ukraine), ArtFields (SC), InterFest Denver (CO), Eyedrum Gallery (GA), Whitespace Gallery (GA), Emory University (GA) and in the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (GA). He is the recipient of the Film Impact Georgia filmmaker grant, and is a Distinguished Fellow at the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts (GA).