Darren Lew

Director of Photography

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Below the Line

Agent: Daniela Manunza
Assistant: Iliyana Todorova

Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Daniela Manunza
Assistant: Iliyana Todorova

Below the Line

Website

COMMERCIALS

  • 2014 AICP Shortlist - Best Cinematography - CONVERSE "UPSIDE DOWN"
  • 2012 AICP Shortlist - Best Public Service Announcement - "METH PROJECT" (Aronofsky)
  • 2010 Cannes Bronze Lions - Cinematography - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"
  • 2010 AICP Shortlist - Visual Style - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"
  • 2010 AICP Honoree in Cinematography - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"

 

Brands worked with include:

Budweiser, Nike, Estee Lauder, Versace, Armani, Addidas, Domino's, Macy's, Panasonic, Dell, Toyota, Canon, Gatorade, Acura, Chevron, Louis Vuitton, Calvin Klein, Buick, YSL, Mercedes, Tommy Hilfiger, United Airlines, Microsoft, The Gap, Levi's, Revlon, Exxon, New Balance, Verizon, Hugo Boss, Pepsi, Time Warner, McDonalds, Shiseido, Clinique, Target, Uniqlo, JC Penny, Rolex, Garnier, Crest, Braun, Reebok, Capitol One, Hershey's, Johnnie Walker, Tylenol, ESPN, Avon

 

Directors worked with include:

Darren Aronofsky, Sofia Coppola, Stacy Wall, Alex Gibney, Charles Ferguson, Albert Maysles, Cary Fukunaga, Johan Renck, Todd Field, Lisa Cholodnenko, Carter Smith, Hedi Slimane, Seth Gordon, Stephane Sednauoi, Lee Daniels, Mira Nair, Fabien Baron, Steven Meisel, Paula Grief, Annie Leibovitz, Jennie Livingston, Malcolm Venville, Victor Garcia, Ryan McGinley, Zoe Cassavetes, The Malloy Brothers, Mert + Marcus, Dave Meyers, Hank Perlman, Matt Piedmont, Brett Morgen, PYSOP, The Guard Brothers, Terry Richardson, Jaron Albertin, Tim Richardson, David Sims, TWIN, Floria Sigismondi, Henry-Alex Rubin, Mikon van Gastel, Matthew Rolston, The Glue Society, Marco Brambilla, Marcos Siega, Craig McDean, Lance Acord, Glen Luchford, Jake Schreier, Tomas Jonsgarden, Ellen von Unwerth

Documentaries

ProductionCompanyNotes

FREAKONOMICS - SUMO

2010

Dir. Alex Gibney

Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival 2010, Closing Night Gala Film

FREAKONOMICS - SUMO

2010

Dir. Alex Gibney

Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival 2010, Closing Night Gala Film

Film

ProductionCompanyNotes

JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD

2014

Dir. Carter Smith

Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2014

Dramatic Competition, Deauville, Outfest, Newfest

JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD

2014

Dir. Carter Smith

Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2014

Dramatic Competition, Deauville, Outfest, Newfest

UNTITLED TOMMY LEE JONES PROJECT

Dir. Aaron Kaufman

UNTITLED TOMMY LEE JONES PROJECT

Dir. Aaron Kaufman

Promos

ProductionCompanyNotes

PHOENIX
'CHLOROFORM'

Dir. Sofia Coppola

PHOENIX
'CHLOROFORM'

Dir. Sofia Coppola

BEYONCE
'PRETTY HURTS'

2014

Dir. Melina Matsoukas

Winner of Best Cinematography - 2014 MTV Music Video Awards

BEYONCE
'PRETTY HURTS'

2014

Dir. Melina Matsoukas

Winner of Best Cinematography - 2014 MTV Music Video Awards

Short Films

ProductionCompanyNotes

BUGCRUSH

2006

Dir. Carter Smith

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Short Filmmaking, Sundance International Film Festival 2006

Offical Selection Cannes Film Festival 2006

BUGCRUSH

2006

Dir. Carter Smith

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Short Filmmaking, Sundance International Film Festival 2006

Offical Selection Cannes Film Festival 2006

DARK YELLOW

2008

Dir. Glen Luchford

Winner of Best Short Film, Jackson Hole Film Festival 2008

DARK YELLOW

2008

Dir. Glen Luchford

Winner of Best Short Film, Jackson Hole Film Festival 2008

BASTARD

2010

Dir. Kirsten Dunst

Official Selection Cannes Film Festival, International Critics Week and Tribeca Film Festival 2010

BASTARD

2010

Dir. Kirsten Dunst

Official Selection Cannes Film Festival, International Critics Week and Tribeca Film Festival 2010

SLEEPWALKING IN THE RIFT

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

SLEEPWALKING IN THE RIFT

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

TRUE DETECTIVE

HBO

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

2nd Unit Dir/DP

TRUE DETECTIVE

HBO

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

2nd Unit Dir/DP

UNTITLED KZK PROJECT

Netflix

Dir. Johan Renck

UNTITLED KZK PROJECT

Netflix

Dir. Johan Renck

Film, TV & Theatre

Website

COMMERCIALS

  • 2014 AICP Shortlist - Best Cinematography - CONVERSE "UPSIDE DOWN"
  • 2012 AICP Shortlist - Best Public Service Announcement - "METH PROJECT" (Aronofsky)
  • 2010 Cannes Bronze Lions - Cinematography - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"
  • 2010 AICP Shortlist - Visual Style - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"
  • 2010 AICP Honoree in Cinematography - LEVI'S "GO FORTH"

 

Brands worked with include:

Budweiser, Nike, Estee Lauder, Versace, Armani, Addidas, Domino's, Macy's, Panasonic, Dell, Toyota, Canon, Gatorade, Acura, Chevron, Louis Vuitton, Calvin Klein, Buick, YSL, Mercedes, Tommy Hilfiger, United Airlines, Microsoft, The Gap, Levi's, Revlon, Exxon, New Balance, Verizon, Hugo Boss, Pepsi, Time Warner, McDonalds, Shiseido, Clinique, Target, Uniqlo, JC Penny, Rolex, Garnier, Crest, Braun, Reebok, Capitol One, Hershey's, Johnnie Walker, Tylenol, ESPN, Avon

 

Directors worked with include:

Darren Aronofsky, Sofia Coppola, Stacy Wall, Alex Gibney, Charles Ferguson, Albert Maysles, Cary Fukunaga, Johan Renck, Todd Field, Lisa Cholodnenko, Carter Smith, Hedi Slimane, Seth Gordon, Stephane Sednauoi, Lee Daniels, Mira Nair, Fabien Baron, Steven Meisel, Paula Grief, Annie Leibovitz, Jennie Livingston, Malcolm Venville, Victor Garcia, Ryan McGinley, Zoe Cassavetes, The Malloy Brothers, Mert + Marcus, Dave Meyers, Hank Perlman, Matt Piedmont, Brett Morgen, PYSOP, The Guard Brothers, Terry Richardson, Jaron Albertin, Tim Richardson, David Sims, TWIN, Floria Sigismondi, Henry-Alex Rubin, Mikon van Gastel, Matthew Rolston, The Glue Society, Marco Brambilla, Marcos Siega, Craig McDean, Lance Acord, Glen Luchford, Jake Schreier, Tomas Jonsgarden, Ellen von Unwerth

Short Films

ProductionCompanyNotes

BUGCRUSH

2006

Dir. Carter Smith

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Short Filmmaking, Sundance International Film Festival 2006

Offical Selection Cannes Film Festival 2006

BUGCRUSH

2006

Dir. Carter Smith

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Short Filmmaking, Sundance International Film Festival 2006

Offical Selection Cannes Film Festival 2006

DARK YELLOW

2008

Dir. Glen Luchford

Winner of Best Short Film, Jackson Hole Film Festival 2008

DARK YELLOW

2008

Dir. Glen Luchford

Winner of Best Short Film, Jackson Hole Film Festival 2008

BASTARD

2010

Dir. Kirsten Dunst

Official Selection Cannes Film Festival, International Critics Week and Tribeca Film Festival 2010

BASTARD

2010

Dir. Kirsten Dunst

Official Selection Cannes Film Festival, International Critics Week and Tribeca Film Festival 2010

SLEEPWALKING IN THE RIFT

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

SLEEPWALKING IN THE RIFT

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

Promos

ProductionCompanyNotes

PHOENIX
'CHLOROFORM'

Dir. Sofia Coppola

PHOENIX
'CHLOROFORM'

Dir. Sofia Coppola

BEYONCE
'PRETTY HURTS'

2014

Dir. Melina Matsoukas

Winner of Best Cinematography - 2014 MTV Music Video Awards

BEYONCE
'PRETTY HURTS'

2014

Dir. Melina Matsoukas

Winner of Best Cinematography - 2014 MTV Music Video Awards

Film

ProductionCompanyNotes

JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD

2014

Dir. Carter Smith

Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2014

Dramatic Competition, Deauville, Outfest, Newfest

JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD

2014

Dir. Carter Smith

Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2014

Dramatic Competition, Deauville, Outfest, Newfest

UNTITLED TOMMY LEE JONES PROJECT

Dir. Aaron Kaufman

UNTITLED TOMMY LEE JONES PROJECT

Dir. Aaron Kaufman

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

TRUE DETECTIVE

HBO

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

2nd Unit Dir/DP

TRUE DETECTIVE

HBO

Dir. Cary Fukunaga

2nd Unit Dir/DP

UNTITLED KZK PROJECT

Netflix

Dir. Johan Renck

UNTITLED KZK PROJECT

Netflix

Dir. Johan Renck

Documentaries

ProductionCompanyNotes

FREAKONOMICS - SUMO

2010

Dir. Alex Gibney

Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival 2010, Closing Night Gala Film

FREAKONOMICS - SUMO

2010

Dir. Alex Gibney

Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival 2010, Closing Night Gala Film