Jeff Turboff - Editor - New York City



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Nightline
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Here's a trailer for my new documentary, Modworld.

Modworld movie trailer 01 from Jeff Turboff on Vimeo.

Modworld - a documentary I produced, shot & edited.



Here's a music video I directed for Trumpeter Swan.
Shot on an iPhone, and processed as 5,016 separate stills using the Phototropedelic app.




The Big Picture
Editor, Director, Writer, Shooter… and Actor

Veteran editor, currently perma-lance at ABC News' Nightline, seen weeknights at 12:37am Eastern.
Occasional screenwriter/director/videographer.


Credits
Television
Nightline: Editor (Full-time freelance since 2005): ABC News
Good Morning America: Editor: ABC News
World News Tonight: Editor: ABC News
A & E's Biography - Lucky Luciano: Editor: CBS News Productions / A & E
Angel Of Death - Killer Nurse: Editor: CBS News Productions / A & E
The 9-11 Commission Report: Editor: CBS News Productions / History Channel
Al-Qaeda's Navy: Editor: CBS News Productions / History Channel
History Now- The War Against Al-Qaeda: Editor: CBS News Productions / History Channel
The History Of Poker: Editor: CBS News Productions / History Channel
A Baby Story: Editor: True Entertainment / The Learning Channel
Date Patrol: Editor: Freemantle / The Learning Channel
Eye of the Hurricane: Editor: CBS News Productions / Discovery Channel
Flu: Fact and Fear: Editor: CBS News Productions / Discovery Health
Top Five: Editor: Atlas Media / Food Network
TV Land Moguls: Editor: CBS News Productions / TV Land
Bragging Rights: Editor: Atlas Media / Outdoor Life Network
U.S. Army Rangers - Best of the Best: Editor: Outdoor Life Network
Military Marksmen: Editor: Outdoor Life Network
To The Edge: Editor: Outdoor Life Network
Rites Of Autumn: Editor: Pearl Entertainment / ESPN
Sports Century - Isiah Thomas: Editor: ESPN
Sports Century - Bill Russell: Editor: ESPN
Night Of The Giants - Sumo 2000: Editor: ESPN2
The Kathy Levine Show (pilot): Editor: Image Group
VideoFashion: Editor: VideoFashion
Fashion Then And Now: Editor: Cosmopolitan TV
Glamour On Campus: Editor: Zilo
Fox Files: Editor: Fox Network
NYC Marathon: Editor: NBC
U. S. Olympic Gold: Editor: Transworld Int'l / NBC
Best Week Ever (pilot): Editor: VH1
Rock Candy: Editor: VH1
History's Lost & Found - Auction Block: Editor: Atlas Media / History Channel

Independent Film & Video
"Fools Parade" music video for the band Trumpeter Swan: director, art director, editor, animator
The Pack: Editor/Associate Producer: Stonestreet Studios / Alyssa Rallo Bennett
Get The Script To Woody Allen: Editor: Steve Marshall
Through The Peephole: Director / Editor / Videographer / Sound Designer: Stonestreet Studios
The Pitch: Editor: Stonestreet Studios / Alyssa Rallo Bennett
They Lived For Flesh: Editor: Harvey Stein
Never Wear A Dead Man's Shoes: Editor: Alan Steinfeld
Eleventh Hour Auditions: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
An Untitled War Film: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
The Mostly Unbelievable, Nearly Inconceivable Facial Liberation of Mask Guy: Co-Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Homework: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Report From The Hotzone: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor / Actor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Mississippi Bound: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Picture Perfect: Director / Editor / Videographer / Sound Designer: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Another Round: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Exquisite Corpse: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Writer's Block: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor / Actor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
Haiku For The Working Man: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club
The Party: Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club

Commercials
InDemand: Major League Baseball: Editor: MLB
Konishiki, The Sumo Rapper's cd "KMS": Editor: ESPN2
Guinness - Makes A Meal: Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club

Comedy
Get The Script To Woody Allen: editor
Off The Hook: Editor / Camera Operator: Zilo
Get Stupid: Editor: Zilo

Dance
Chase Brock Choreography: Editor: Chase Brock
The Mostly Unbelievable, Nearly Inconceivable Facial Liberation of Mask Guy: Co-Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club / Jeff Turboff & Chase Brock

Music
"Fools Parade" Director, music video for Trumpeter Swan
Playlist: Editor: Nightline / ABC News
Bootlegged: Editor / Camera Operator: Zilo
James Taylor "October Road" EPK: Editor: MH3
Anastasia "Why'd You Lie To Me" EPK: Editor: MH3
Miguel Bose "Best Of Bose" EPK: Editor: MH3
"Slide" by God's Child (music video): Editor: Apollo Films / Mark Celentano
Kirsten Thien concert performance video: Editor: Kirsten Thein
"If You Want Me" by Kirsten Thien (music video): Writer / Director /Videographer / Editor: Quick Flicks filmmaker's club

Industrial
House Of Diehl (fashion designer): Editor: House Of Diehl
Ozwald Boateng (fashion designer): Editor / Sound Designer: Ozwald Boateng
Mission Allergy: Director / Editor / Videographer: Mission Allergy
The Crane Resort, Barbados: Editor: The Crane Resort

Education
University of Texas, Bachelor Of Science in Radio-TV-Film, Austin, 1993
concentration in Television Production

Training
Future Media Concepts, New York, NY, Avid Master Class, various, 1997
over a hundred hours of Avid training, taught by Avid-certified instructors, using a course of instruction approved by Avid.
Robert McKee "Story" seminar, New York, NY, "Story" seminar (screenwriting), Robert McKee, 2006
A three-day intensive seminar on screenwriting, taught by the man who has taught hundreds of award-winning screenwriters, and written THE go-to book on the subject.

Awards
Official Selection, NewFilmmakers NY, Summer 2014 series, presented by Anthology Film Archives, NYC, NY for the documentary Modworld

Official Selection, Beyond The Beaten Path Film Festival presented by the SoCal Film Festival, for the documentary Modworld

Emerging Feature Filmmaker, presented by My Final Shot Production, for the documentary Modworld

Peabody Award 2013
Superstorm Sandy coverage with ABC News Nightline

Deadline Club Award 2013
"Hidden America: Fear and Hope at Strawberry Mansion" with ABC News Nightline

Edward R. Murrow Award 2013
Hard News, "Raid In The Philippines" with ABC News Nightline

Edward R. Murrow Award 2012
Video Continuing Coverage, "Gabrielle Giffords"with ABC News Nightline

Edward R. Murrow Award 2012
Video Breaking News Coverage, "Targeting Bin Laden: Death of Public Enemy #1"with ABC News Nightline

Emmy Award, 2011
"American Valor: The Land Of The Brave" on ABC News Nightline

Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in TV Political Journalism/Special Achievement 2007
For the Mark Foley scandal coverage, awarded to the Brian Ross unit at ABC News, with whom I worked on the story.

Emmy Nomination , 2006
"Iraq Election" on ABC's World News Tonight Saturday/Sunday, which I worked on as an editor.

Emmy Award, 2005
"The Broken Pension Promise" on ABC's World News Tonight, which I worked on as an editor.

Emmy Nomination, 2004
"The 9-11 Commission Report" on The History Channel, which I worked on as an editor.

Long Island Film Festival , Best Short Film, 2003
"Get The Script To Woody Allen" directed by Steve Marshall, which I edited.

Scriptapalooza, Semifinalist, 2010
My screenplay, The Odds On Hoyle, placed in the semifinals in this contest.

Writemovies.com international screenwriting competition #17, Semifinalist, 2003
My screenplay Kaboom! was a semifinalist in this contest.

Writemovies.com international screenwriting competition #22, Semifinalist, 2009
My screenplay, An Eye To Kill, was a semifinalist in this contest.

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