Bite-sized blog post: Kirsten Johnson

Kirsten Johnson

KIRSTEN JOHNSON is a renowned cinematographer who has won numerous awards for shooting documentaries including for The Oath (2010), Pray the Devil Back to Hell (2008) and CitizenFour (2014).

She has also directed documentaries including the recent Sundance premiere Cameraperson (2016) which delves into her experiences shooting documentaries.

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Where to watch her films:



Read more about her:


Find her Film on Twitter
Cameraperson Website
Interview on Still in Motion
Janus Films Picks Up Kirsten Johnson’s Award-Winning Documentary ‘Cameraperson’ – Exclusive
Why Oscar-Winning DP Kirsten Johnson’s Sundance Opus is Required Viewing for Aspiring Filmmakers

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2016Cameraperson (Documentary)
 2004/IDeadline (Documentary)
 1999Innocent Until Proven Guilty (TV Movie documentary)
 1995Bintou in Paris (Documentary short)

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