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Cinematography






SELECT PROJECTS
(as director and/or cinematographer) 



Surf Curse - Freaks
Atlantic Records || music video





Cinematography for Surf Curse - Freaks music video
Commissioned by Atlantic Records


Directors: Surf Curse
Director of Photography: Max Knight
1st AC: Will Brenninkmeyer
Producer: Aaron Johnson
Production Co: Catcher Creative
Production Coordinator: Matt Van Daele
Gaffer: Jasper Harris
Key Grip: Armando Vazquez Jr
Video Commissioner: Andrew Reid/Atlantic Records
Lead SFX MUA: Chelsea Delfino





The Phantom of the Highland Park Ebell
Secretly Canadian ||  feature narrative





Cinematography for this feature-length film with Current Joys - described as a horror-comedy-play-concert-film-experience. 


Directed by Nick Rattigan & Gary Canino
Cinematography: Max Knight
1st AC: Julien Sage
Produced by Juliette Carter

Ellie Goulding - Your Song
Polydor Records || music video






Recently remastered in 4K 

Directors: Max Knight & Ben Coughlan
Cinematography: Max Knight & Ben Coughlan
Edit/Color: Ben Coughlan
Commissioner: Emily Tedrake at Polydor Records

Seramic - Greg’s Love (feat. Bootsy Collins)
EMI Records || music video




Music video for Seramic featuring Sophina DeJesus flying around her childhood gym


Director: Max Knight
Creative Direction: Seramic
DoP: Sean Bagley
1st AC: Kylie Hazzard
Dancer: Sophina DeJesus
Choreographer: Nadine Olmo
Commissioner: Sam Seager at Parlophone Records
Editor: Max Knight





Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert
Goldenvoice  ||  feature documentary




Cinematography for feature-length documentary chronicling the history of Coachella music festival.
I was one of three cinematographers.
We shot in LA, Palm Springs, New York, and London - interviewing Bauhaus, Wu Tang Clan, The Replacements, Alice in Chains and others.

Produced and directed by Chris Perkel
Executive Producers: Raymond Leon Roker and Paul Tollett
A Goldenvoice Production in association with YouTube Originals


Marika Hackman - Ophelia
Universal Records || music video




Music video for Marika Hackman

Director + Camera: Max Knight
1st AC: Evan McCune
Producer: Transgressive
Commissioned by Universal Records



Kiah Victoria - Valet
AWAL || music video




Music video for Kiah Victoria

Directed by Max Knight & Kiah Victoria
Cinematography by Max Knight
Commissioned by AWAL Records






Kiah Victoria - Remedy
AWAL || music video




Music video for Kiah Victoria

Director: Max Knight
Cinematography: Max Knight
Creative Direction: Kiah Victoria
Commissioner: AWAL


Laura Marling - Gurdjieff’s Daughter
EMI Records || music video




Music video for Laura Marling / EMI Records

Director: Max Knight
Producer: Chris Perkel
Cinematography: Max Knight
Color: Fancy Film Post Production
Commissioner: EMI Records


Cory Becker - Haunt (feat. Jade)
Meromac Records || music video




Music video for Cory Becker

Directed by Max Knight
Cinematography Max Knight
Featuring Jade Castrinos
Original Art Work :
"Adult Ghost" by Lou Doillon









Kiah Victoria - Ornament
AWAL || music video




Music video for Kiah Victoria

Director: Max Knight
Cinematography: Max Knight
Creative Direction: Kiah Victoria
Choreographed By: Monia Ashibi
Edited By: Rahm Silvergade & Kiah Victoria
Styled By: Mona Bhatt