Ilya Chegodar was born on February 4, 1984 in Ukraine. He is known for his work on Dread Night (2013), The Wasteland (2018) and The Last Leaf (2019). See full bio »


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Dread Night Camera and Electrical Department
The Wasteland Cinematographer
The Last Leaf Cinematographer
4 Days to Die Cinematographer


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  Move On (Short) (gaffer) (post-production)
  Relationship (Short) (gaffer) (post-production)
  This Land (camera operator) (post-production)
  A Second Chance (Short) (camera operator) (completed)
  Baselines (TV Series) (gaffer - 10 episodes) (completed)
- Episode #1.10 ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.9 ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.8 ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.7 ... (gaffer)
- Episode #1.6 ... (gaffer)
  Eerie Anecdotes: The Noseless Man (Short) (key grip) / (lighting technician) (completed)
 2019 We Need to Cancel the Wedding. (Short) (gaffer) (completed)
 2015 Gun (Short) (key grip) (completed)
  Hi (Short) (gaffer)
 2022 Enduring Democracy: The Monterey Petition (Documentary) (assistant camera) / (key grip)
 2021 Every Other Week (Short) (gaffer)
 2021 The Misfits (Lighting Tech - Los Angeles Unit)
 2021 The Legacy of Black Wall Street (TV Mini Series documentary) (gaffer - 2021)
 2021 Beneath the Banyan Tree (gaffer)
 2020 Tinashe: Rascal (Superstar) (Music Video) (gaffer)
 2019/II Coma (Short) (gaffer)
 2019 The Narrator (Short) (gaffer)
 2019 First Day Back (Short) (gaffer)
 2019 Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice (Documentary) (gaffer)
 2019/I Art of Deception (grip)
 2018 You Should Meet My Son 2! (still photographer)
 2018 Soundwave (key grip)
 2018 Twenty One Pilots: My Blood (Music Video) (electrician)
 2018 It's Complicated (TV Series) (gaffer - 1 episode)
- London (2018) ... (gaffer)
 2017 Bridget and Iain (Short) (grip)
 2017/I The Good Samaritan (Short) (key grip)
 2017/II Christmas Crime (Short) (gaffer)
 2017/I Fateful (Short) (gaffer)
 2017 I Believe (best boy: grip)
 2017 Dead House (TV Series) (electrician - 6 episodes)
- Clarence's Parents (2017) ... (electrician)
- Taser-Tag (2017) ... (electrician)
- Zombie-Fished (2017) ... (electrician)
- Human Lives Matter (2017) ... (electrician)
- The Audition (2017) ... (electrician)
 2017/I Black Cat (gaffer)
 2017/III Drifter (Short) (key grip)
 2016 Artificial Love (Short) (gaffer)
 2016 Eleven (Short) (key grip)
 2016/I Expectations (Short) (key grip)
 2016 The Sweetening (Short) (grip)
 2016/II Ocean (Short) (still photographer)
 2016 KORR-A: Everybody Get Down (Music Video) (still photographer)
 2016/IV Birthday (Short) (gaffer)
 2015 Space the Final Reartier (Video short) (key grip - as Llya Chegodar)
 2015 The Grand Guignol (Short) (gaffer)
 2014/I Eugene (Short) (grip)
 2014 Hacked Circuit (Documentary short) (gaffer) / (grip)
 2013-2014 Money Where Your Mouth Is (TV Series) (on-set photographer - 4 episodes)
- Construction Guys (2014) ... (on-set photographer)
- Sci-Fi Nerds (2013) ... (on-set photographer)
- Best Buds (2013) ... (on-set photographer)
- Hipsters (2013) ... (on-set photographer)
 2013 (Z) (Short) (additional grip)
 2013 Bug (Short) (additional grip)
 2013 Dread Night (Short) (camera operator)
 2013 Rainy Nights (Short) (best boy)
 2013 The Wretched Prologue (Short) (grip)
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Alternate Names:

Llya Chegodar | Ilya

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