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Irene H.

Tokyo, Japan39 reviews

$500 - $800 / Day

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Top Services

  • Documentary DP

    18 reviews
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    19 reviews
  • Commercial DP

    3 reviews

Equipment

Video

  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent
  • 4K video camera
  • Drone
  • Full HD video camera

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Shoulder rig
  • Sliders
  • Live streaming equipment
  • Stabilizer
  • Dolly

About Irene

Irene Herrera, PhD(c) is a roving Cuban-Venezuelan documentary filmmaker. Among her non-fiction works are Kodo wa Awaseba (Gran Prix Expo Aichi Film Fest); Gaijin no Honne (2004); You Can Call Me Nikkie (2008); Women in Refugee: Stories from a Border (2009); Crossing Hispaniola (2010); Spirits to Enlightenment (2012-HotDocs) and Cracked Foundations a 28-min. documentary broadcasted on NHK World. Irene has also been an active producer and director for the Lebanon and Japan chapters of the Global Lives Project. In 2008 she was a fellow at the Flaherty Film Seminar and in 2009 a Resident Professional at the Knight Center for International Media. Her journalistic work has been published by The Japan Times, AFP, Al Jazeera Plus, CNNE, Globovision, MSNBC.com, Discovery Digital, NHK World, LinkTV, Center for Investigative Reporting and PBS Newshour. She has traveled to over 60 countries and gets by in 5 languages. For published content: https://ireneherrera.contently.com

Top Projects

  • Inside the Inner Sanctum of the World’s Largest Fish Market

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Commercial DP
    • Field Producer

    Vox Creative just launched Meridian, a new standalone digital content brand that is fully funded by Chase Sapphire Reserve. The new travel-focused site features a different country in each edition. For this first one, focused on Japan, I followed Danish chef and co-founder of the New Nordic Cuisine, Mads Refslund on his first visit ever to Tsukiji.

  • A Day-in-Your Life on the Storyhunter Platform

    • Documentary DP
    • On-Air Reporter / Host
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Commercial DP
    • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
    • Drone Operator
    JRJ Film

    Produced for JRJ Film on Storyhunter

    March 2016

  • Brazilian young journalist provides glimpse of bright future for children with microcephaly

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    "Humans have the capacity to overcome anything," says this 25-year-old born with microcephaly.

    AJPlus

    Produced for AJPlus on Storyhunter

    October 2016

  • Foraging for Lunch in the Imperial City

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • Field Producer

    Vox Creative just launched Meridian, a new standalone digital content brand that is fully funded by Chase Sapphire Reserve. The new travel-focused site features a different country in each edition. For this first one, focused on Japan, I followed Danish chef and co-founder of the New Nordic Cuisine, Mads Refslund.

  • Virtual Boyfriends + Dating Apps

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Sound Mixer
    • Field Producer
    Seeker

    Produced for Seeker on Storyhunter

    September 2016

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Full-Service 360 Production
  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Translator

Production Support

  • 360 Commercial Video
  • 360 Documentary Video
  • 360 News Video
  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Audio Storyteller
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

Irene's Clients

  • NBCUniversal
  • AJPlus
  • Seeker
  • Foodable Network, LLC
  • The Guardian
  • m ss ng p eces
  • JRJ Film
  • Vox Studios
  • Storyhunter Studios
  • Bloom Media
  • 60 Second Docs
  • Zinc
  • CNN Vision
  • Human Rights Campaign
  • BuzzFeed - Bring Me
  • DSCasting Company

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