Joakim Chardonnens

 After a master at the University of Lausanne in Sport Sciences, Joakim studied in Brussels at the Film School INSAS, in section Image where he get graduaded in 2009. Since then he has work as cinematographer on several short fiction films and feature documentaries selected and awarded in many international film festivals, like Calabria from Pierre François Sauter (Best Movie at DocLisboa, Doc Buenos Aires, Flahertiana Film Festival), Mayskaya Street from Gabriel Tejedor (Visions du réel, IDFA), Pietra Tenera from Aurélie Mertenat (Locarno), and recently  on the upcoming movie from Stéphane Goël  The Islanders. He has work also as camera assistant with several cinematographers, like Alexis Zabé on Post Tenebras Lux by Carlos Reygadas, Best Director, Cannes 2012. Parallely to his work as cinematographer, Joakim is giving workshops at the HEAD Geneva, and ECAL Lausanne, and has also directed in 2012 Kyrkogårdsö, selected in more than 30 International films festivals like Visions du Réel, FID Marseille, Indie Lisboa, Tampere, DocumentaMadrid, Gdansk Doc Film, Doc Lisboa, Centre Pompidou  …

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Cinematography by Joakim Chardonnens