Brandon Roots is a multifaceted filmmaker and interaction designer based in New York City. He has directed award-winning films and acted as cinematographer for many more, notably the Tribeca Film Festival 2015 Audience Award Winner King Jack (dir. Felix Thompson). His work as an interaction designer has been showcased at the Whitney Biennial and he has also had the distinction of blending his talents on mixed media Webby and D&AD Pencil award winning projects.

His short film, When Day is Done, premiered at the 2016 Vancouver Film Festival, appeared on Short of the Week, and received a Vimeo Staff Pick. Lavender (dir. Matthew Puccini), a short film shot by Brandon, premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival and was acquired by Searchlight Pictures. 

He is driven to tell meaningful stories.  He loves his work and is humbled every day by the talent and determination of the collaborators he has had the honor of working with.

If you have a project you’d like to discuss please feel free to reach out to him.

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