Brandon Alperin

Brandon Alperin

Cinematographer and director of photography in Los Angeles, California

About Brandon

Name: Brandon Alperin

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Occupation: Cinematographer and Director of Photography


  • Still a Rose

    Still a Rose (2015)
    Film (short) by Hazart (Drama, History and Romance) Cinematographer Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene. Through the modern lens of equality, Romeo and Juliet change on screen. Illustrating equal love in unequaled prose; because Love, by any other name, is still Love.

  • Let's Make a Spaceship: Skrillex Mothership Tour 2014

    Let's Make a Spaceship: Skrillex Mothership Tour 2014 (2014)
    Film (short) by George R. Mays (Documentary) Camera and Electrical Department "Let's Make a Spaceship: Skrillex Mothership Tour 2014" is a behind-the-scenes look at the building of Skrillex's 2014 Mothership Tour live show, including the epic spaceship he debuted at Coachella, rocked at Lollapalooza, and zoomed around the world in.

  • Mayan Blue

    Mayan Blue (2014)
    Film by Rafael Garcia (Documentary and Adventure) Camera and Electrical Department At the heart of the Mayan cosmos, there exist the cenotes, entryways into the underworld. And under the maze of tunnels and limestone spires, deep into the darkness of Xibalba, some legends live on. Mayan Blue is a feature length documentary film that explores the history of the Yucatan and surrounding regions through the unique water features that dot their landscapes. From the impenetrable forests of Mexico's Yucatan, to the peaks of Guatemala's ancient ranges, Mayan Blue takes the viewer through worlds never-before seen. Dive into some of the harshest environments on the planet, and see what none could have dreamed. Written by Rafael Garcia

  • Pauline Alone

    Pauline Alone (2014)
    Film (short) by Janicza Bravo (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department A woman tries to connect with people she's never met.

  • Neighbors

    Neighbors (2014)
    Film by Nicholas Stoller (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Kelly and Mac are settling down in a quiet neighborhood with their newborn child, until the frat brothers move into the house next door. Teddy is the President, and Pete is his right hand man, and they're quick to accept friendship when Kelly and Mac introduce themselves as the neighbors. Night after night, Mac asks Teddy to lower the fraternity's noise, even accepting the invitation to the party one evening. When Teddy goes back on his word to keep the partying down, Mac calls the police to deal with the problem. The police quickly blame Mac for their presence, and the war begins. As the family feuds with the frat brothers, things get hilariously dangerous and the fraternity ends up on thin ice with their college. After receiving their final warning and being placed on probation, Mac and Kelly pull a prank so ingenious that Teddy and Pete are forced to respond. All hell breaks loose, from Robert DeNiro parties to Christopher Mintz-Plasse having sex in the bushes, this comedy shows ... Written by Mayor_G

  • Immediately Afterlife

    Immediately Afterlife (2014)
    Film (short) by Hazart (Comedy and Drama) Cinematographer Never doubt your faith at a second chance. Bennett and Marissa are the sole survivors of the final suicidal act of their religious cult. Confused, relieved, angry and unfulfilled, the two followers each question one another's motives for joining, living, and surviving under the control of their Leader. Faced with their own doubts, Bennett and Marissa must confront their feelings and fears while deciding what life to live after near-death. Written by Anonymous

  • Comedy Bang! Bang!

    Comedy Bang! Bang! (2014)
    Television by Dan Pasternack (Comedy and Talk-Show) Camera and Electrical Department A talk show parody that features celebrity guests, comedy sketches and animation. Based on the podcast of the same name.

  • CBGB

    CBGB (2013)
    Film by Randall Miller (Drama and Music) Camera and Electrical Department CBGB follows the story of Hilly Kristal's New York club from its conceit as a venue for Country, Bluegrass and Blues (CBGB) to what it ultimately became: the birthplace of underground rock 'n roll and punk. When Kristal had difficulty booking country bands in his club on the Bowery he opened his doors to other kinds of rock music. Kristal had one demand of the acts he booked; they could only play original music. No top 40's, no covers. It was the credo he lived by, support the artist at whatever the cost. Hilly Kristal ironically became known as the godfather of punk giving a chance to such bands as Blondie, Television, Ramones, Talking Heads, Dead Boys and The Police. Written by anonymous

  • Somebody Marry Me

    Somebody Marry Me (2013)
    Film by John Asher (Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department In this first time ever 'single shot' romantic comedy, David Rosenberg has mere hours to find a woman to marry before his wealthy father gives his entire inheritance to his young spoiled stepmother. To make matters worse, David's live in girlfriend breaks up with him for being forced into a marriage. All seems lost until the family lawyer convinces David to post an ad on the 'world wide web' to find a wife and take whatever comes his way. It instantly becomes clear that David is in over his head. In the end,David has to decide what matters most to him : unimaginable wealth or true love. Written by Anonymous

  • Fair Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Doomsday Device

    Fair Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Doomsday Device (2013)
    Film (short) by Erial Tompkins (Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi) Cinematographer Tired of losing his high school's science fair to his rival (Nathan Davis Jr.) a teenage mad scientist (Isaac Cheung) builds a Doomsday device vowing revenge and winning first place! Unfortunately, he may not be the only mad genius unveiling his work at this years science fair. Written by Josie Campbell

  • Eagleheart

    Eagleheart (2013)
    Television by Andrew Weinberg (Action and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department In this parody on cop shows, a mad-dog US Marshal bent on justice battles crime his way and has only two less than perfect partners and a stodgy boss to rely on.

  • Thor: The Dark World

    Thor: The Dark World (2013)
    Film by Alan Taylor (Action, Adventure and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department Thousands of years ago, a race of beings known as Dark Elves tried to send the universe into darkness by using a weapon known as the Aether. Warriors from Asgard stop them but their leader Malekith escapes to wait for another opportunity. The warriors find the Aether and since it cannot be destroyed, they try to hide it. In the present day, Jane Foster awaits the return of Thor although it has been two years since they last saw once another. In the meantime, Thor has been trying to bring peace to the nine realms. Jane discovers an anomaly similar to the one that brought Thor to Earth. She goes to investigate, finds a wormhole, and is sucked into it. Back on Asgard, Thor wishes to return to Earth but his father, Odin refuses to let him. Thor learns from Heimdall, who can see into all of the realms, that Jane disappeared. Thor then returns to Earth just as Jane reappears. However, when some policemen try to arrest her, an unknown energy repulses them. Thor then brings Jane to Asgard to ... Written by

  • Shadow People

    Shadow People (2013)
    Film by Matthew Arnold (Horror and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A radio talk show host unravels a conspiracy about encounters with mysterious beings known as The Shadow People and their role in the unexplained deaths of several hundred victims in the 1980s.

  • Captain Planet 2

    Captain Planet 2 (2012)
    Film (short) by Charles Ingram (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department

  • Shannen Says

    Shannen Says (2012)
    Television (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Shannen Doherty takes viewers on the hilariously bumpy ride of planning her wedding.

  • Quiet

    Quiet (2012)
    Film (short) by Lauren Fash (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Ali must lie and say she is her wife's sister so she can be with her in the hospital. Through Ali's memories, we see the women's relationship develop as Ali faces the truth in the present.

  • The Icarus II Project

    The Icarus II Project (2011)
    Television (Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department

  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman (2011)
    TV Movie by Jeffrey Reiner (Action, Adventure, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department It's the modern day, and being Wonder Woman is complicated. Diana is leading a triple life - running a large corporation out of costume and fighting crime in costume in one identity.

  • And They're Off

    And They're Off (2011)
    Film by Rob Schiller (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department A comedy centered on a failed horse trainer who desperately wants to be back in the winner's circle.

  • First Day

    First Day (2011)
    Television (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department

  • Take Me Home

    Take Me Home (2011)
    Film by Sam Jaeger (Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department In New York City, Thom is broke and jobless, illegally working as a taxi driver just to make some quick cash to try and pay his rent. Claire is a successful business-woman, but personally she's in shambles trying to recover from a bump in her marriage and then comes the phone call that her distant father is in the hospital. Not knowing what to do, Claire hops in Thom's cab and orders him to just drive. And so he does. The duo find themselves in Pennsylvania and make the rash decision to drive across the country. On the road to California, there are many detours, as the obstacles and secrets force them to learn about themselves and each other. Written by napierslogs

  • BlinkyTM

    BlinkyTM (2011)
    Film (short) by Ruairi Robinson (Horror and Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department A young boy living in the near future looks for an escape from a home with arguing parents. As a way to cope with the recent arguments from his parents he receives a robot companion that he ends up abusing.

  • Son of Morning

    Son of Morning (2011)
    Film by Yaniv Raz (Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department As an environmental catastrophe threatens the world; Phillip Katz (JOE CROSS, Milk), a stressed-out, lowly copywriter, experiences an episode of stigmata in church and is positioned as the next MESSIAH by an ambitious reporter, Josephine Tuttle (HEATHER GRAHAM). Phillip is whisked away to a lavish hotel suite as politicians, reporters, and devout fans descend upon him, each hoping to exploit Phillip for their own purposes. After becoming the most famous man on the planet in less than a day, Phillip must decide how to use his newfound celebrity... Written by Anonymous

  • Balance

    Balance (2011)
    Film (short) by Iris Ichishita Miscellaneous Crew

  • Biology 101

    Biology 101 (2011)
    Film by Christopher R. Smith (Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Bill Pollard is the very image of a mild-mannered suburbanite. He is a calm and stable husband and father, and teaches biology at Thatherton Community College. He is also hopelessly addicted to internet pornography. The object of Bill's lustful obsession is webcam vixen Dani Darling. He spends his nights secretly entranced by her scintillating images, keeping his illicit fantasies hidden from his wife and family. One day, new student Marissa Weaver transfers into Bill's Monday-Wednesday biology class. There's something very familiar about her. Bill comes to suspect that normal college student Marissa Weaver may lead a secret private life as Dani Darling. His pathological desire to find the truth leads him down a destructive spiral of perverse sexual obsession. Written by Second Feature Productions

  • Penny

    Penny (2010)
    Film (short) by Benj Thall (Drama, Family and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department An expert plumber, on a quest to save an aging city fountain, learns that with a little faith, a single penny can make even the most unlikely of wishes come true.

  • Song in a Convenience Store

    Song in a Convenience Store (2010)
    Film (short) by Silas Weir Mitchell (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department On moonlit walks to the local mini-mart, a lonely young woman gets what she needs while searching for what she doesn't really want, by the grace of a Sikh clerk.

  • Skyline

    Skyline (2010)
    Film by Greg Strause (Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Jarrod and his pregnant girlfriend Elaine travel to Los Angeles to meet his old friend and successful entrepreneur Terry, and his wife Candice. Terry gives a party in his apartment for Jarrod and offers a job position to him in LA. Terry's assistant and lover Denise (Crystal Reed) and his friend Ray (Neil Hopkins) sleep on the couch in the living room, but in the dawn of the next morning, the group is awakened by mysterious beams of blue light. Ray stares at the light and is taken by the mysterious force. The group of friends try to escape from the alien invaders. Written by Claudio Carvalho, RIo de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Once Fallen

    Once Fallen (2010)
    Film by Ash Adams (Crime) Camera and Electrical Department The hardest part about moving on is saying goodbye.

  • Open House

    Open House (2010)
    Film by Andrew Paquin (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A couple on the verge of a nasty divorce attempt to sell their empty love nest and move on with their lives, separately. After a successful open house they are horrified to discover, days later, that a potential buyer didn't leave their home. While Alice is being held captive in the basement, the unannounced house guest moves in upstairs. She senses her capture is being kept a rebellious secret. She knows her way only way out if she can only get out alive. Written by Anonymous

  • Benise: The Spanish Guitar

    Benise: The Spanish Guitar (2010)
    Television by Raj Kapoor (Music) Camera and Electrical Department A live performance musical adventure that brings to life the drama, dance, and emotion of Benise's Flamenco style guitar style.

  • Freeway Killer

    Freeway Killer (2010)
    Film by John Murlowski (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department The true story of William Bonin a California serial killer.

  • @urFRENZ

    @urFRENZ (2010)
    Film by Jeff Phillips (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department When depressed and withdrawn Catharine meets a secretive boy online, she begins to come out of her shell. But is he a suitor or a stalker, a friend or foe? The mystery of his existence fuels obsession, denial and deceit, sending her to the point of no return. Written by Brookwell-McNamara Entertainment

  • Kitty Kitty

    Kitty Kitty (2010)
    Film (short) by Michael Medaglia (Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department There's something VERY wrong with Val's boyfriend. A short thriller about love, cats and brain parasites.

  • Mind of Its Own

    Mind of Its Own (2010)
    Film by Jason Kabolati (Comedy and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department

  • Dude, What Would Happen

    Dude, What Would Happen (2009)
    Television by Charles Dalaklis (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Three friends set up crazy experiments to answer the questions no one else would ask.

  • Crank: High Voltage

    Crank: High Voltage (2009)
    Film by Brian Taylor (Action, Crime and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Chev Chelios survives a fall from the sky, sort of. He's in an unknown location, sedated, while various Chinese are harvesting his organs. His heart is gone, in an ice chest; a temporary in its place. Chev escapes, knowing only the name of the guy with the ice chest. He calls Doc Miles, an unlicensed cardiologist, who tells him there's only an hour's life in the artificial heart: keep it charged. Chev needs to find his own heart and get to Doc for a transplant. He starts his time-limited pursuit of shadowy figures, the ice chest, and his heart aided by Eve, Rei, and Venus - a stripper, a prostitute, and a pal with Tourette's - constantly needing an electric charge to keep going. Written by <>

  • Little Victories

    Little Victories (2009)
    Film (short) by Emily McGregor (Family) Camera and Electrical Department Edlen Brunette is a disgruntled out of work actress who becomes a nanny to make ends meet. Soon she discovers that taking a job with Mrs. Henderson proves to be more difficult than she expected. Edlen finds herself face to face with two very clever girls, Katherine and McKenzie. Edlen begins to play by their rules in order to win them over, but soon they learn that there are better games to play. Written by Anonymous

  • The Appointment

    The Appointment (2009)
    Film (short) by Matthew Celia Cinematographer On his 21st birthday, James' future only holds one promise: death.

  • The Black Waters of Echo's Pond

    The Black Waters of Echo's Pond (2009)
    Film by Gabriel Bologna (Fantasy, Horror and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Nine friends take a holiday at a Victorian home on a private island and uncover a game that when played brings out the worst in each of them. Jealously, greed, hatred, lust, all of the things they keep buried deep inside themselves rise to the surface and come to a boil. The Black Waters of Echo's Pond shows those who look into it what they want to see... but what you want to see isn't always the truth. Written by Sean Clark

  • La Premiere

    La Premiere (2009)
    Film (short) by Nick Regalbuto (History) Camera and Electrical Department The 1800's were a time of invention and exploration. Science, chemistry and ingenuity were rapidly changing the way we lived. Inventors were racing to develop the unimaginable; from the light bulb, to the telephone, to the printing press. It was also the beginning of motion pictures. In the early 1890's Thomas Edison had the edge over all inventors with his latest invention: The Kinetiscope; 'a moving picture viewing machine.' The device, however, could only be viewed by one person at a time. This story focuses on two brothers, Auguste & Louis, a pair of young inventors who dream of making images big enough for the whole world to see. Based on a true story, La Premiere tells the exciting tale of the invention of cinema as we know it. A story about possibility and believing that with hard work and vision, you can make the impossible possible. Written by Anonymous

  • Delaney

    Delaney (2008)
    Film (short) by Carles Torrens (Comedy and Horror) Camera and Electrical Department At eleven years of age, Delaney is convinced she has found the love of her life. Hercules is one year older, smokes cigarettes like a 50's greaser, and knows a thing or to about car theft. When he asks her to run away with him, Delaney has to make a choice: does she follow her heart, or does she stay home and help her father with the family business? Considering the family business is organ theft and murder, getting on daddy's wrong side may not be the best idea. Written by Anonymous

  • Jewsus

    Jewsus (2008)
    Film (short) by Ben Bliss (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Jason Cohen is a Jewish boy who needs to play it cool for one more day so his parents will let him take his protestant girlfriend to the Winter Prom. However, when a dare from his little brother somehow endows him with the powers of Christ, Jason is put on a collision course with disaster. Written by Ben Bliss

  • The Gallery

    The Gallery (2008)
    Film (short) by Russell Sadeghpour (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department With a pocketful of stolen cash from his father, 16-year-old Alex escapes to Los Angeles in a taxicab to search for his old childhood crush, and to break free from the monotony of his daily life. He lives out of a luxury suite and spends his nights dining in restaurants and visiting art galleries as he searches for her. He quickly begins to drain his supply of cash however, and he grows desperate as his dreams decay. Written by Anonymous

  • Blues

    Blues (2008)
    Film by Brandon Sonnier (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department A powerful hostage thriller in the vein of 'Dog Day Afternoon'. Starring Ty Hodges, Steve Connell, Ari Graynor (Conviction) & Sydney T. Poitier (Grindhouse).

  • Deconstructing the Family

    Deconstructing the Family (2007)
    Film (short) by Matt Stewart (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department When a grief stricken husband blames Dr. Harris for his pregnant wife's death, he is forced to make a horrifying decision; to shoot one of his two sons. With a gun in his hands, his wife murdered and his children held hostage, Dr. Harris must decide who lives and who dies. Written by Anonymous

  • Beyond the Window

    Beyond the Window (2007)
    Film (short) by Matthew Celia (Drama) Cinematographer

  • The Descendent

    The Descendent (2006)
    Film (short) by Robert Glickert (Horror and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A pair of hit men receive an unexpected surprise when they're hired to kill a young boy in a rural town.

  • Bon Appetit

    Bon Appetit (2005)
    Film (short) by Justin Lutsky (Action, Adventure and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department With choice wine and fine dining, Sherman and the rest of this five-star wait staff have to be ready for anything. However, nothing could have prepared them for tonight's special order: Two million dollars for the life of one very special guest. Dragged into the middle of a sniper's hostage scenario, Sherman and his gang of eclectic, table-waiting, aspiring action-film actors discover that tonight's main course... is danger! Written by Epic Image Entertainment


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