Direct Contact
gus.sacks@gmail.com
+1 (917) 310-4871
About

Gus Sacks is an award-winning Director of Photography.

He currently lives in Pasadena, CA with his wife Lindsey,

son Mason, dogs Buster and Olive, and a cat named Waffles.

Directors

Paul Briganti • Anthony Cotsifas • Tim Cruz • Carla Dauden

Jason De Simone • Justin Dillard • Andrew Garland  

Ben Pluimer • Brandon Kapelow • Jacob LaMendola

Robbie Norris • Avery Rimer • David Spaltro • Emma Tempest

Commercials

Anheuser-Busch • Amazon • Bobbi Brown Cosmetics • DowDuPont

General Electric • Snapchat • SundanceTV • Uber

Music Videos

Ghostemane: Abaddon (in post); dir. Miguel Ortega

Theophilus London: Rio; dir. Tim Cruz

Ionia: Mutiny; dir. Aaron Mathias

Navegante: All in Ur Head; dir. Alexander Kane

Honors

ICG Local 600 Emerging Cinematographer Award 2018

Features (Select)

Things I Don’t Understand; dir. David Spaltro

Ice Grill, U.S.A. ; Mark Bernardi & Greg Santersiero

Archeology of a Woman; dir. Sharon Greytak

Maybe Tomorrow; dir. Michael Wolfe

Documentaries

Long Shot; Netflix; dir. Jacob LaMendola

Anosmia (NY Times Op-Doc); dir. Jacob LaMendola

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am; dir. Timothy Greenfield-Sanders (addtl photography)

About Face; dir. Timothy Greenfield-Sanders (addtl photography)

Great Expectations for Female Lawyers (NY Times Op-Doc); dir. Florence Martin-Kessler

World Economic Forum; dir. multiple

Shorts (Select)

His Last Game; dir. Avery Rimer

Halfway Somewhere Else; dir. Avery Rimer

Embalmer; dir. Jimmy Moreno

The Cat’s Cradle; dir. David Spaltro

The Blind Center; dir. Tim Cruz

Passing Strangers; dir. Abigail Bean

Overheard in NYC; dir. Justin Dillard

Gus Sacks

| Director of Photography