S2:E4 - Agents and Panavision - Oren Soffer
In 2016, Oren shot two feature films that were released theatrically: ‘No Letting Go' starring Alysia Reiner, Kathy Najimy, Richard Burgi and Cheryl Allison; and 'Little Miss Perfect' starring Karlee Roberts, Isabella Palmieri and Lilla Crawford. In 2017, a short film that Oren shot, 'Opera of Cruelty,' won the Alternative category at the Student Academy Awards. During his studies at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Oren was nominated for the ASC Gordon Willis Student Heritage Award, and was a finalist for the Arri Volker Bahnemann Award for Cinematography. Oren has also shot dozens of commercials and music videos for a variety of clients including Crest, Viacom, Wilson Tennis, IBM, Grey Goose Vodka, Doritos, Marriott Hotels, Mattel, and MTV; and has worked on multiple feature films apprenticing under acclaimed Director of Photography Reed Morano, ASC.
Find Oren at: www.orensoffer.com instagram: @orensofferdp
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