Director and Cinematographer Brandon Roots is a multifaceted filmmaker 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 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. 

As a Director and Cinematographer 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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