Chris Cassidy is a critically acclaimed cinematographer and photographer who has been working in the industry for over twenty years. Based out of Brooklyn, Chris specializes in shooting documentaries and music videos.
His work has screened at dozens of festivals domestically and abroad. Chris just finished shooting Side By Side, a documentary about the science, art, and impact of digital cinematography. Side By Side was produced by Keanu Reeves and world premiered at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival and is making its North American premiere at this years Tribeca Film Festival.
Chris also directed the MTV World Aids Day Film Festival Grand Prize short film titled Dear Barbra…
Other projects include Tropfest finalists Bird Strikes and Charge for That, as well as documentaries Old School, New School, Days On Earth, and We Will Go To Them Tonight: The Story of The Bogmen.
His photography client list has spans from publications such as Sports Illustrated, New York Times and Rolling Stone to companies such as Bing, Ikea, Nascar and Weston Hotels.