Hero frame from Director of Photography Liza Gipsova's work

Narrative

First Love

Narrative-documentary hybrid short film
Dir. Max Rothman

Prod. Monticello Park Productions
In post-production.

Woodford County

Short Film
Dir. Carolynn Cecilia

Run time: 20min.
On festival circuit.
Best Cinematography Winner - Revolution Me Film Festival

Dawn

35mm Short Film
Dir. Red Dawn Trio

Run time: 7min.
In post-production.

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Girlfriend Material

Short Film
Dir. Malwina Grochowska

Run time: 17min.
Oaxaca Film Festival, Polish Film Festival, Int'l Shorts Film Festival

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In the Land of Moonstones

Featurette
Dir. Nicola McEldowney

Run time: 40min.
Best Cinematography Nomination - World Music & Independent Film Festival, Oaxaca Film Festival, Garden State Film Festival

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Signs of Aging

Short Film
Dir. Tara Gadomski

Run time: 15min.
Amazon "All Voices" Festival
Shorts of All Sorts selection

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Commercial, Branded & Promo

Cosmopolitan Magazine x Lucy Hale

March 2020 Cover Shoot

Visual Director: Kristin Giametta
Creative Director: Andy Turnbull
Producer: Abbey Adkison
Hearst Media

LINK TO STORY
Levi's "She's Revolutionary"

Branded documentary featuring Tarana Burke

Director: B. Monet
Producer: Ayana Barber
Agency: GirlGaze
Production: Keep Productions

Adidas x Hoop York City "International Women's Day"

Branded content

Director: Shea Johnson
Producer: Melanie DiPietro
Agency: Highfield

Bud Light x Pride

Branded content

Fenway Park
Production: Wolfgang Pictures

Teen Vogue "Model Camp"

Branded Content

Director: Kelly Teacher
Producer: Heather Martino Valente
Conde Nast Entertainment

Burger King "World Literacy"

Branded Content

Director: Frederic Brehm
Agency: Code & Theory
Production Company: Brehm Lab

Welcome to the Gateway School

Promo music video

Director: Stephanie Choriatis

Flora

Promo for episodic content

In post production
Director: Sullivan Owen
Production: Curiouser Creative Studio

Narrative Reel

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Contact

English, Russian-fluent. Valid passport, available for travel.

Equipment

Panasonic EVA1 4K Cinema Package
Super 35mm-sized 5.7K sensor
PL or EF mount available
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About

Liza is an award-winning NYC-based cinematographer fascinated by humans, light and stories of identity, location and the why. She enjoys collaboratively developing and crafting the visual language unique to each story, putting the director's vision and social relevance at the forefront. She draws from an exhaustive background in traditional, digital, photographic and theater arts, before coming up in the ranks of the camera department and co-founding Curiouser Creative Studio, a visual media production company that's garnered multiple Telly Awards as well as the recognition of the American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA) and other professional design organizations. Soviet-born and Maryland-raised, in her downtime Liza enjoys traveling, dancing enthusiastically, southern exposure and her batdog, Jessie.


Awards

Revolution Me Film Festival - Winner, Best Cinematography for short film "Woodford County"
World Music & Independent Film Festival - Best Cinematography Nomination for featurette "In the Land of Moonstones"
Queen Palm Film Festival - Best Cinematography Bronze award for webseries "Tech Bettys"


Member

International Collective of Female Cinematographers (ICFC)
The Gotham (Independent Filmmakers' Project)