A strong sense for story and an elevated, cinematic aesthetic for work that gets remembered.
Andy Maser is an Emmy Award winning director and director of photography. He has directed commercials and branded films for Adidas, Facebook, Honeywell, Keen Footwear, Land O Lakes, Patagonia, Purina, Samsung, Subaru, and Toyota, among many others. He brings a nuanced, refined sense of character and story to his commercial work honed through his diverse documentary background.
His television work includes projects for National Geographic, CNN, HBO, and Travel Channel. The three-time Emmy Award winner has also worked with the World Wildlife Fund, American Rivers, Western Rivers Conservancy, and SeaLegacy to tell compelling, cinematic environmental stories.
Experienced filming in the world’s most challenging and remote locations, Andy, most recently shot the nature documentary Great Bear Rainforest (2019), where he spent 120 days living and shooting by boat on BC’s northern coast. This IMAX film recently won the Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) Award for “Best Cinematography” beating out blockbusters including Universal Pictures “First Man,” National Geographic’s “Free Solo,” and Walt Disney Pictures’ “Avengers: Endgame.” It is currently playing in theaters worldwide.
He also recently shot the feature documentary, The Weight of Water, (2019) which has won nine film festival audience and grand jury awards since its release.
Andy resides in Portland, OR, where he loves to surf, play in the mountains, and eat great food. He works as a director and cinematographer for hire in addition to managing his own production company, Maser Films.
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