Chalkley Calderwood is a filmmaker and award-winning creative director with a proven ability to lead and execute strategic creative projects from concept to delivery. Calderwood has managed multi-disciplinary teams and developed workflow processes for just about every deliverable imaginable. Leading with the philosophy that brand-building is best achieved through visually compelling, memorable and authentic narratives, Chalkley works closely with her clients to bring their stories to life across an array of different mediums.
Trained at the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield, England, her documentary films have been chosen to screen at festivals in the U.S. and the U.K., including:
Camden International Film Festival
Maine International Film Festival
Kerry Film Festival, Ireland
The Art of Brooklyn Film Festival
Portsmouth International Film Festival, England
New Filmmakers Series at the Anthology Film Archives
Industry awards for art direction and design have included:
Min’s Multi-Media Feature for Budget Travel
The Meredith Creative Excellence Award for Allrecipes
Society of Publication Designers’ Design Merit for Everyday with Rachael Ray.
Hottest Magazine Launch for All recipes and National Geographic Green Guide
Advertising Age’s Magazine of the Year for Real Simple
A BFA graduate of Syracuse University, her career was launched with notable design firms including Walter Bernard and Milton Glaser Inc., and Paul Davis Studio.