SUN SONG (2013/Digital/15min/Silent)

Cinematography and Direction by Joel Wanek

Grand Prize, International Competition - Internationales Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg, 2014
Best Short Film - ICDOCS International Film Festival, 2014
Award for Best Cinematography - Ann Arbor Film Festival, 2014
Third Prize - Media City Film Festival, 2014
Prix de la Competition Internationale - Festival Des Cinemas Differents et Experimentaux de Paris, 2014


THE DETACHED (2016/Digital/15min/Sound)

Produced by Lenora Lee • Directed by Tatsu Aoki • Cinematography by Joel Wanek


WRINKLE IN THE HORIZON (2015/Digital/10min/Silent)

Directed by Olivia Ting + Marina Fukushima • Cinematography by Joel Wanek


SUNA, excerpt (2018/16mm/silent)

Directed by Tatsu Aoki 16mm Bolex Cinematography by Joel Wanek



Timelapse for documentary short commissioned by Xerxes Society + Haagen-Dazs to highight their work preserving native bee populations.

Cinematography by Joel Wanek