Jerry Aquino is a Director of Photography based in Jersey City, NJ. He began studying photography, art, and music at an early age. He obtained an M.F.A in the Integrated Media Arts and Production program at New Jersey City University.
Jerry Aquino has worked on film and commercial projects. In the fall of 2016, he was invited to Princeton University by Filmmaker Lynn Sachs to screen one of his first works under formal training titled Lady Name America. Since then Jerry has continued to communicate visually and recently screened his thesis film, Uoy, at Anthology Film Archives in New York. Throughout the last two years, his work for the Documentary Used has become official selections of Florida Film Festival DOC NYC, New Filmmakers, and Pride Film Festival.