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Elena Tcherkas

Video Editor


I’m a film editor with experience in reports, documentaries, shorts, trailers, commercials, music and wedding clips. I worked as a writer, reporter and editor at cultural, educational and entertainment TV channels where I prepared a high volume of daily content at a fast pace. Creative and resourceful attitude to work made me dedicated and meticulous video editor with extraordinary eye for details at all times.


  • Knowledge of technical standards of editing video clips, using Adobe Premiere and Final Cut programs;
  • Extremely organized, never failed to meet a deadline, even handling a variety of simultaneous projects;
  • Able to exercise good judgment and initiative;
  • Positive thinker, team player, hard worker;
  • Bilingual: English and Russian.


Nov 2015...

Video editor

  • providing video editing services.
Dec 2013Nov 2015


All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (TV Channel "Kultura"):
  • perform tasks of creating advertisements and trailers for promoting films and TV shows;
  • interviews with Russian filmmakers for recording speeches before the TV screenings;
  • gathering and organizing required elements for video editing;
  • video editing announcements and presentations for the programs.
Apr 2013Dec 2013


Channel One Russia Worldwide (TV program "The control purchase"):
  • drafting off trending topics;
  • collecting, verifying and analyzing information about social problems to write reports;
  • interview recording, outdoor and studio filming;
  • writing reports;
  • assisting in video editing.
Sep 2011Apr 2013


TV Channel "Prosveshenie":
  • devising the content of  the programs;
  • interview recording, outdoor and studio filming;
  • writing reports;
  • collecting required elements for video editing;
  • assisting in video post-production



Senior High

Glendale Community College

English as a second language


Associate of Arts

High national school of television and radio

TV and radio journalism


Master of Science

Moscow Lomonosov State University

Historical Department