Marcus Patterson

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Sound to Sea
Ryan Craver
Ryan Craver
2019 - 2020Cinematographer
Film (Short)
The Breakdown Parables
Emil Benjamin
Irrelevant Media
2018 - 2019Cinematographer
Film (Feature)
Salma's Home
Hanadi Elyan
Reel LA Productions
2018Cinematographer
Film (Short)
The Morning Small
Connor Simpson
The Morning Small, LLC
2018Cinematographer
Film (Short)
The Way Home
Yiran Zhou
Yiran Zhou
2017Cinematographer
Film (Feature)
Mississippi Requiem
Jerrell Rosales
Elysium Bandini Studios
2017Director of Photography - 2nd Unit
Film (Docu)
Waterschool
Tiffanie Hsu
Swarovski
2017Cinematographer
Film (Feature)
The Way You Look Tonight
John Cerrito
Deeper Magic Productions
2017Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Drip
Christopher West
Drip, LLC
2017Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Kudzu
Connor Simpson
Kudzu, LLC
2017Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Honk for Jesus, Save Your Soul
Adamma Ebo
Ejime Productions
2017Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Cupid's Paradise
Ivy Liao
Ivy Images, LLC
2016Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Léa
Connor Simpson
Léa, LLC
2016Cinematographer
Film (Short)
Boy In The Elvis Suit
Peter Fuller
Peter Fuller
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20192019 Film MasterclassAmerican Society of Cinematographers
    2018MFA in CinematographyUniversity of California, Los Angeles
    2009Telecommunications and FilmUniversity of Alabama

    About me

    Marcus is a cinematographer from Birmingham, Alabama with a penchant for textured and emotional imagery. He received his MFA from UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television where he was nominated for the ASC Student Heritage Award and won the 2017 Norris Film Foundation Award. His feature The Way You Look Tonight premiered at Cinequest Film Festival and went on to play Atlanta, Nashville, and Dances with Films. Most recently, he shot Farah Shaer’s Soukoon which premiered at Telluride Film Festival in 2019.

    Additional Information

    MFA Cinematography, University of California, Los Angeles

    2018 Black Warrior Film Festival - Best Cinematography

    2017 ASC Andrew Lesnie Student Heritage Award Nominee

    2017 Norris Film Foundation Award

    2015 Motion Picture Association of America Award

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Experienced in
    • Animation
    • Commercials
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Film (Short)
    • Magazine
    • Music Promo
    Interested in
    • Animation
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Investigative
    • Magazine
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Travel
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    Own a car?
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard