Joshua Zucker-Pluda is an award-winning cinematographer based in Los Angeles and New York City. His work has been shown in the New York, Telluride, Venice, and Toronto International Film festivals and has been included in the esteemed Criterion Collection.
As a filmmaker, he has collaborated with artists such as Savages, Zola Jesus, Doug Aitken, Jonah Freeman and Justin Lowe, and Jim Jarmusch. Most recently, he worked as a cinematographer on Laurie Anderson's acclaimed feature, "Heart of a Dog".
After graduating from NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2001 with a degree in film production, Joshua spent the next several years ignoring common sense touring in punk rock bands. He then returned to film as a cinematographer working on commercials, music videos, narrative shorts and documentaries.
Joshua currently holds an MFA in cinematography from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles.
CLIENTS: American Express, HBO, Jawbone / Jambox, MAC Cosmetics, Made by, Matador Records, Milk Studios, Mute Records, Pamela Love, Pitchfork, Playboy, Rebecca Taylor, Sub Pop Records, Sweden Unlimited, Tess Giberson, United Bamboo, Vice, Vogue.