Ryan Earl Parker is a cinematographer whose latest film, the NETFLIX Original Documentary SECRETS OF THE SAQQARA TOMB, reached the #2 movie worldwide in its debut and is available now to stream. Also currently available in virtual theaters is the critically acclaimed film THE ARTIST’S WIFE (dir. Tom Dolby) — starring academy nominees Bruce Dern and Lena Olin — by STRAND RELEASING. After premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival, his latest narrative episodic RELEASE directed by Joe Penna (ARCTIC, STOWAWAY) is currently available on the streaming platform TOPIC. Ryan also lensed the feature documentary PARIAH: THE LIVES AND DEATHS OF SONNY LISTON which premiered last November and is available to stream on SHOWTIME. He is currently filming a new feature documentary from Emmy-Award winning and Oscar-nominated director Sam Pollard called THE HARVEST.
In addition to a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Memphis, he is a graduate of the Global Cinematography Institute founded by Vilmos Zsigmond, ASC and Yuri Neyman, ASC. He is a Certified Colorist from the International Colorist Academy and completed the American Society of Cinematographers Master Class in Los Angeles.
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