Eric is a Canadian cinematographer based in Barcelona and is an accredited member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers (CSC) & of the Malaysian Society of Cinematographers (MySC).
Eric started working in the film industry in Toronto, Canada in 1993. In 2001 he embarked on his career as a cinematographer and steadicam operator, first in music videos, then moving on to tv commercials, and feature films.
In 2008, Eric travelled to Bali, Indonesia for a five month project, shooting a feature length documentary. After the doc was wrapped, he decided to stay on in Asia and moved to Malaysia in 2009.
While in Asia, Eric shot commercials for top Production Companies such as Passion Pictures (Malaysia), Godmother Productions (China), Superwonderful (Malaysia), Planet Films (Malaysia), Gwantsi (China), Playhouse Pictures (Malaysia), Squarebox Films (Indonesia), Biscuit Films (Malaysia), Shoooting Gallery Films (Indonesia), May Production (Vietnam), Film base (Malaysia & Vietnam) and many more.
Eric has shot commercials for clients such as Audi, Coca Cola, Samsung, McDonald’s, Braun, and worked with international agencies such as Saatchi, Leo Burnett, Grey, BBDO, Dentsu, Publicis, and Ogilvy just to name a few.
After a fruitful 8 years in Asia, Eric decided to relocate to Barcelona, Spain and is currently represented by Plan B Freelance.
Agent: Blanca Aysa
www.planbfree.com/dop/eric-oh (Agent's Website)
Name: Eric Oh, Csc
Lives in: Barcelona, Spain
Occupation: Director of Photography
Lost in the Pacific
Film (Adventure, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A group of VIP elite passengers become stranded on a remote mysterious island after their luxury airliner makes an emergency landing. As they await and plan their rescue, they soon realize that the island may have an even darker deadlier secret that none of them will survive. Stars Brandon Routh "Superman Returns" Russell Wong "Romeo must die" and Zhang Yu Qi "The Mermaid" Written by Anonymous
Film (Short and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Three friends' road trip into the jungle is blurred by something they see far across a deserted lake.
The Order: First Degree
Film (Documentary and Adventure) Cinematographer Martial Artist Master Chris Crudelli is a man on a mission: to recruit an elite group of fighters to join a secret society called The Order.
Film (Action, Adventure and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department In the midst of time comes the clanging of steel against steel, a collision of myth, history and fiction.... "Vikingdom". Loosely based on Viking legends and the epic poems they left as record, combined with a creative interpretation "Vikingdom" is a fantasy, action adventure about a forgotten king, Eirick, who was tasked with the impossible odds to defeat Thor, the God of Thunder. Thor is on a mission to gather the key ancient relics - "Mjolnir" - his hammer from Valhalla, "Necklace of Mary Magdalene" from Mitgard and the "Horn" from Helheim. This needs to be accomplished before the Blood Eclipse, which happens once every 800 years, failing which, the pagan Viking Gods will never be able to rule and conquer mankind ever again. Only one man can stop him... Eirick, the undead. Written by Dr Shireen M Hashim
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department The story of Almayer, a Dutch trader struggling to survive in Malaysia at the turn of the 19th Century. His dream of finding a mythical gold mountain is challenged by his scheming wife, the colonial authorities, the political machinations of the local chief and Arab traders, and his daughter's love for a freedom-fighting Malay prince. Written by Julia Fraser
American Greed, the Fugitives
Television (Documentary) Camera and Electrical Department White-collar crime can destroy companies, cost investors billions, devastate families and wipe out a person's entire life savings. CNBC's new series "American Greed: The Fugitives" goes inside the world of active white-collar crime cases, telling never-before-heard stories. Each episode features interviews with law enforcement, prosecutors, and investor-victims, all sharing the goal of bringing these fugitives to face justice. Investment schemes are more sophisticated than ever before and the accused con-artists who orchestrate these scams use every tool at their disposal to dupe investors and evade capture. "American Greed: The Fugitives" takes viewers on the hunt to catch the most wanted white-collar fugitives.
Film (Action, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department International Security Affairs agent Jon is on a dangerous mission to escort a criminal scientist to another country. En route, a member of his team, Sean, turns out to be a traitor and shoots Jon in the head while kidnapping the scientist. When Jon wakes up in the hospital, a doctor tells him that within weeks, the bullet in his brain will cause complete paralysis. Jon returns to Beijing to see his mother, who confesses that Jon has a brother in Malaysia who was raised by his father, a gambler. Jon takes a flight to Malaysia to find his brother, Yeung. On the plane he forms a bond with Dr. Kan, who promises to look into possible treatments for his condition. However, when they arrive, Yeung tries to kidnap the doctor and when Jon intervenes, he's also taken hostage. The two soon realize they're brothers, and decide to work together in order to keep the criminals behind the kidnappings from reinfecting the world of a disease long thought cured. Written by Anonymous
'Weird Al' Yankovic Live!: The Alpocalypse Tour
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department "Weird Al" Yankovic Live! -- The Alpocalypse Tour is the concert event to end all concert events...and the perfect way to kill some time while waiting for the end of the world.
Sacred & Secret
Film (Documentary) Camera and Electrical Department The film is aspiring to capture Bali's constantly changing face in all its spirituality, complexity and polarity. At its core there will be the celestial cycle of a year on Bali as reflected in its ceremonies both sacred and secret that charge the island with its precious spiritual energy. Interwoven with this yearly cycle are the cycles of the soul from when the Balinese are born until the die, only to be reborn again. Written by Written by Basil Gelpke
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Adam and Rafaat are room-mates studying in a prestigious University in Singapore. Adam an Asean scholar is a Chinese Malaysian over achiever and Rafaat is a Malay Singaporean who's an IT genius. On the surface you see them being on opposites sides of the spectrum but in reality, the more different we are, the more similar we tend to be. They represent the nexus of unity, tolerance and acceptance between races and are most evident in their friendship. During their studies, they are both required to volunteer for a social program during their term holidays and they decide to be volunteer workers for an orphanage in Malaysia. Then off they go to the east coast of Malaysia where they meet Mak Engku, the caring and lovely matron of the Orphanage. They meet Afiq, one of the most rambunctious orphan whose sense of adventure and zest for life gives them a new appreciation for living. While there, they also meet other orphans and see that despite hardships and difficulties, they realize the ... Written by Anonymous
Avril Lavigne: The Best Damn Tour - Live in Toronto
Film (Documentary and Music) Camera and Electrical Department Avril Lavigne pulled out all the stops for The Best Damn Tour, recorded in front of an ecstatic audience in her home province of Toronto. For her biggest, brightest, most colorful world tour to date, Avril's biggest hits take center stage, including the worldwide smash "Girlfriend," plus "Complicated," "I'm With You," "Sk8er Boi" and "My Happy Ending." Written by Anonymous
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Toronto-based social activist Priya meets out-of-work architect Raj Malhotra, and both end up in a series of hilarious misunderstandings. Priya finds out that Raj is attracted to her. She shows interest in him as well, though she is seeing Karan Bahl, to whom all of their friends expect she'll soon be married. What Priya does not know is Raj believes she is lucky for him and may be using her to obtain a contract that would involve tearing down her beloved community center to build a shopping mall in it's place. Written by rAjOo (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Film (Drama, Horror, Mystery and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department In this paranormal thriller, Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once she's alone, strange things start happening. Or is she just paranoid? Cassie is terrified that her past may be coming back to haunt her. Written by Muse entertainment
Cirque du Soleil: Kooza
Film (Music) Camera and Electrical Department Cirque du Soleil presents KOOZA, the story of an innocent and charming clown who strives to find his own place in the world. The Innocent's journey introduces him to a panoply of comic characters. Between strength and fragility, laughter and chills, and turmoil and harmony, KOOZA, the 20th creation from Cirque du Soleil, explores themes of fear, identity, recognition and power. The show is set in an electrifying and exotic visual world full of surprises, thrills, audacity and total involvement. KOOZA, created and directed by David Shiner and filmed by Mario Janelle, combines two circus traditions - acrobatic performance and the art of clowning. The show highlights the physical demands of human performance in all its splendor and fragility, presented in a colorful "mélange" that emphasizes bold slapstick humor. Written by Anonymous
Film (Animation and Short) Camera and Electrical Department A stop-motion animated short taking a light-hearted look at the grind of daily routine. Its main characters are a husband and wife who are leading a seemingly ideal suburban life. But is everything really as perfect as it seems? The animators used mechanized tin figurines set in brightly colored, saturated tin surroundings emulating quaint suburbia. The characters are attached to the ground and move in predetermined courses (grooves and tracks set in the ground), expressing the repetition of their lives. Written by Nitzan Rotschild
The Inquisitive Snail
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Outside the Box
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The Unspoken Promise
Film (Short and Music) Camera and Electrical Department A jazz-based exploration of a father-son musical relationship.
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie
Film (Comedy and Crime) Camera and Electrical Department Set in a separate storyline not related to the "Trailer Park Boys" Television show, but with the same lovable characters. The boys get arrested for robbing an ATM machine and spend 18 months in jail. When the get out, they decide to pull off "The Big Dirty" which is to steal a large amount of coins because they are untraceable and quit their life of crime forever. Written by Wallace Entertainment + Anonymous
The Legend of Clipper Dos Santos
Film (Short and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Seven years after the disappearance of a prominent barber, Clipper Dos Santos, a film crew explores the impact and influence upon his beloved community.
Film (Short and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department A lonely ten-year-old girl falls in love with a department store Santa Claus and decides to take action when she learns Santa doesn't return her affections.
Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department This dark short follows the story of Renee (28), a painter living off her soon-to-be husband Gabriel (36), who makes his living as an overpaid defense lawyer. They both just moved into their modern yet completely sterile loft apartment that has become Renee's gilded cage. One evening out of her desire to find inspiration, she decides to invite Ryan, a young street artist for dinner. As Gabriel unknowingly comes home and realizes the intimate connection that Renee and Ryan share, he feels threatened by this situation and makes it his mission to get Ryan out of his flat. In this way Ryan acts as a catalyst that brings out the dark sides of both characters and exposes the weaknesses of their relationship, their broken hopes and expectations. Written by Nicolas Doldinger
Film (Short and Drama) Cinematographer The story of a girl neglected by her parents. As the young girl wanders off into the wilderness, she mistakes the attention of a stranger as love. The film deals with the consequences of not being attentive to your children.
That Night in Toronto
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Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Natalie, and eleven-year-old spelling bee champion, is facing the hardest period of her life. She is living with her older sister and has just qualified for the national spelling championship. However, the person she loves the most has left her life. When signs start to appear the perhaps Natalie's wish may just come true, tensions begin to rise. Will this girl's father finally make it to one of her most important competitions even though he always misses them? Or is her inspiration for success setting her up for her biggest failure? Written by M. Lloyd
Film (Short and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Lydia and her boyfriend, who works in a local café, broke up two months ago. The break up was a turbulent one. But he still has many of his possessions in her house, which are reminders of him to her. The one that she is most disturbed about his his bicycle, which is padlocked to her house. She does whatever she can to break the padlock and thus break any ties she has to him. Written by Huggo
Red Velvet Girls
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Harry & Branford: A Duo Occasion
Film (Documentary and Music) Camera and Electrical Department Harry Connick Jr. and Branford Marsalis recorded live in concert June 24, 2005 at the Ottawa International Jazz Festival, Ottawa, Canada.
The Greatest Canadian
Television (Documentary, Biography and History) Camera and Electrical Department In this series, Wendy Mesley presents a list that the participating public has voted as the Greatest Canadians in the country's history. However, the top 10 list is listed alphabetically, not by vote. Among those 10, who is the Greatest of all? One of the Prime Ministers like John A. Macdonald, Lester B. Pearson or Pierre Trudeau? One of the scientists like the insulin inventing Dr. Frederick Banting, the environmental crusader, David Suzuki, or the multi-disciplined inventor, Alexander Graham Bell? The ardently conservative hockey pundit Don Cherry or the equally steadfast socialist politician, Tommy Douglas? Is it the great hockey player, Wayne Gretzky, or the courageous cross-country runner/cancer activist hero Terry Fox? Celebrities from various walks of life state their case for why their particular Canadian should be the one, but it will be the votes of the viewers that will make the final decision. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
Film (Short, Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Mother son relations are strained to the breaking point when a young architecture student gives up his studies to support himself and his alcoholic mother by hustling.
Film (Comedy and Short) Camera and Electrical Department For 10 years Sam tried to forget his first love, but then she became the most popular movie star in the world...
From Time to Time
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department The emotional arc of a woman's life is drawn in an amalgam of dance, drama and the music of Joni Mitchell. In a choreography by Ginette Laurin, seven songs from Mitchell's Both Sides Now and Travelogue form the backbone of a narrative exploring a single life-interpreted by dancer Emma Lu Romerein-from the early flirtations of youth to the disappointments and compromises of adulthood. Along the way, the film touches on the idealism of the sixties, the sexual and social turbulence of the eighties and nineties, and the promise of the new millennium. With the participation of dancers Ted Banfalvi, Roberto Campanella and Rex Harrington. Written by Anonymous
Year of the Lion
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department A dance film based on the stories of "Les Liasons Dangereuse"
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Shane Bradley, who is fixated on ideas of luck and destiny, tries to win the girl of his dreams. After their relationship falters, Shane begins to think he might be unlucky and turns to gambling as an outlet for his obsession. Written by Guy Lazarus
Short Hymn, Silent War
Film (Drama and Short) Camera and Electrical Department The thoughts and memories of four African-Canadian women affected by gun violence are woven together in a tapestry of images.
Film (Comedy and Romance) Music department Jonathan Trager and Sara Thomas met while shopping for gloves in New York. Though buying for their respective lovers, the magic was right and a night of Christmas shopping turned into romance. Jon wanted to explore things further but Sara wasn't sure their love was meant to be. They decided to test fate by splitting up and seeing if destiny brought them back together... Many years later, having lost each other that night, both are engaged to be married. Still, neither can shake the need to give fate one last chance to reunite them. Jon enlists the help of his best man to track down the girl he can't forget starting at the store where they met. Sara asks her new age musician fiance for a break before the wedding and, with her best friend in tow, flies from California to New York hoping destiny will bring her soulmate back. Near-misses and classic Shakespearean confusion bring the two close to meeting a number of times but fate will have the final word on whether it was meant to be. Written by Lordship <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Washed up is an irreverent and sexy comedy set on a deserted beach. The film follows a group of characters as they navigate their way through a sea of lust, deception, jealousy and larceny.
Tiger Claws III
Film (Action) Camera and Electrical Department When a psychotic martial artist called Stryker resurrects the long-dead spirits of three ancient Chinese master assassins in an effort to take over the New York underworld, it's up to supercops Tarek Richards and Linda Masterson to stop him. However, it's not so easy to battle the undead, and though Richards apparently holds within him the key to defeating these "Masters", he will need the guidance of Stryker's former master to aid him... let the battle begin. Written by Ziggy
Film (Fantasy and Short) Camera and Electrical Department Maudits is a futuristic Faustian tale of humanoids torn between freedom and security when a false Messiah leads them on a disastrous journey.
Television (Documentary, Drama, History and Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Major real-life air disasters are depicted in this TV series. Each episode features a detailed dramatized reconstruction of the incident based on cockpit voice recorders and air traffic control transcripts, as well as eyewitnesses recounts and interviews with aviation experts. Sometimes, interviews with investigators who dealt with the disaster or even actual footage are featured. Written by Sergio Ortega
Ryerson University (Toronto, Canada)