Charlene A. Bagcal comes from a background as an editorial fashion and music photographer before she made her commercial directorial debut. She got her start as a Director primarily focusing on fashion film. She gained international success in her first year by making Fashion Film Network’s top ten film list and also winning SHOWstudio’s Punk DIY fashion film competition. Soon after, she began directing music videos. Her first one being for Sargent House’s, Chelsea Wolfe, for “Flatlands.” This was a collaboration with Converse and Decibel magazine that premiered with BULLETT and was featured on NME and NYLON magazine.
In 2015, Charlene co-founded LA based creative production company, REMA. In 2016, she received a development deal from Producer, Astronauts Wanted, (a joint venture between former CEO of MTV Networks – Judy McGrath and Sony Music) for her science fiction series, THE UN/DESIRABLES. She is the Creator, Director, and an Executive Producer for the project. Most recently, she also received a development deal with Eli Roth’s studio, CryptTV, backed by Jason Blum, as Creator, Writer, and, Director for her horror short film, “The Neighbors,” that reached over 2.3 million views and 8K shares in one month.