Cinematographer STEVEN WACKS has been working in the film, television and digital industry for over 25 years. His work has ranged from Hollywood feature films and dramatic television to award-winning documentaries and cutting-edge commercials, promos and image campaigns.
As a cinematographer, his feature credits include the Venice Film Festival Critics Award winner, DRIVE, and the Emmy Award-winning documentary, HEARTS OF DARKNESS. Other documentary credits include the award-winning BAND OF BROTHERS documentary: WE STAND ALONE TOGETHER: THE MEN OF EASY COMPANY, the recent Emmy Award-winning HBO ALZHEIMERS PROJECT, and Oliver Stone’s SOUTH OF THE BORDER and SECRET HISTORY.
As a director/cinematographer, camera operator Steven Wacks has filmed numerous commercials and many broadcast and digital campaigns for all the major studios and HBO, Showtime, ABC, Fox and others. Motion picture projects and campaigns include specials for HARRY POTTER, THE DARK NIGHT, AVATAR, the IRONMAN, TAKEN and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE series, and many others. His EPISODES campaign for Showtime recently won a Clio Award.
His full service production company, TWELVE TONE PRODUCTIONS, provides camera operators, creative and physical production for both studios and networks.
A Graduate of Vassar College, Steven Wacks holds an MFA in Film Production from the USC School of Cinematic Arts where he is also a guest lecturer.
I have been in the industry since 1985.
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