Jordi Ruiz Maso

ABOUT

JORDI RUIZ MASÓ

Jordi Ruiz Masó is an award-winning cinematographer from Barcelona based in Los Angeles. He graduated in Science of Still Photography at IES La Mercè, attended his BA in Film at the University Pompeu Fabra and gained his MFA in Cinematography at ESCAC (Cinema and Audiovisual School of Catalonia). He has been honored to be featured in the issue of American Cinematographer Magazine as a Rising Star of Cinematography when American Society of Cinematographers is celebrating 100 years. Ruiz Masó considers himself a born cinematographer as always has been fascinated about expressive lighting and how it can be used to support the emotional process.

Before moving to California, he spent many days in a dark room studying still photography. Films he has worked on have won major awards and have been screened at international film festivals including Cannes and in theaters worldwide. Likewise, he has worked on multiple projects for Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, PBS, The Walt Disney Company, Ion TV, Lifetime, Lifetime Movie Channel, A&E Networks, and Time Warner Cable TV, among others. Ruiz Masó continues his career as a director of photography, developing feature films, music videos and commercials. In addition, when he is not on set, he collaborates as a cinematography instructor at New York Film Academy (Los Angeles).

Ruiz Masó speaks fluent English, Spanish and Catalan. He is an active member of the Spanish Society of Cinematographers (AEC) as well as the Television Academy (Emmy). He is also privileged to be part of the Catalan Cinema Academy (ACC) and ICG - IATSE 600 as a director of photography.

Authorized to work in the United States and the European Union.
Local in Los Angeles, Barcelona and Madrid.
Able to travel.

REEL

WORK

CREDITS

Experience with following cameras

DIGITAL: PHANTOM VEO4K, ARRI ALEXA MINI, ARRI ALEXA, ARRI AMIRA, RED WEAPON HELIUM,
RED GEMINI, RED EPIC DRAGON, RED SCARLET DRAGON, RED EPIC-X, RED ONE MX, SONY VENICE, SONY F65, SONY F55, F5, FS7, A7S, PANASONIC EVA1, BLACK MAGIC, GH5, 5D Mark III, C300 & VR CAMERAS.

35MM: PANAVISION GOLD II, PANAVISION MILLENIUM, PANAFLEX LIGHT, ARRI3, BL4, ARRI 235, 435, 535, 535B ARRICAM ́S, MOVIECAM (S)16MM: ARRI´S, ARRIFLEX SR2, SR3, 416


FEATURES (Selected Credits)

DEVIANT LOVE
 (thriller) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Netflix / Marvista
WITNESS INFECTION (horror/cam op) Director: Andy Palmer / Production Company: Capozzi Productions
WRONGFULLY ACCUSED
 (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / Marvista
SOLDIER'S HEART
 (western) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: H&G Productions
THE DETECTIVE
 (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / Marvista
SOLVE (mystery TV series/season 4) Director: Jon Cvack / Production Company: Vertical Networks / Snapchat
DANGEROUS MATRIMONY
 (crime) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / Jorva Productions
SANCTIFIED
 (religion) Director: Patrick Hunter / Production Company: Shaunte Films
SHOOTING STAR
 (western) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: G&H Productions
QUEEN VICTORIA’S WEDDING (drama) Director: B.J. Rouse / Production Company: Rouse House Entertainment
EXPECTANT MOTHER
 (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / Reel One Entertainment
DEADLY LESSONS (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / MarVista
PARTY MOM
 (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime Movies / MarVista
THE KILLER WORK WIFE
 (crime) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / MarVista
5150
 (horror/cam op) Director: Michael C. Davis / Production Company: Journey Film Group
THE BACHELOR NEXT DOOR
 (drama) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Lifetime / Jorva Productions
CHRISTMAS WITH THE ANDERSONS (comedy) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Ion TV / MarVista
A WOMAN DECEIVED
 (thriller) Director: Michael Feifer / Production Company: Amazon Prime
DEMIURGUS
 (mystery) Director: Julius Vladimir / Production Company: The Rod Serling
DEAR MOON (teaser/2nd unit) Director: Eric Boadella / Production Company: Reversal Productions
HIGH SCHOOL REUNION (short/drama)
 Director: Philip Casnoff / Production Company: NYFA
THE CURSE OF MANIZALES (horror) Director: Fito Rivera / Production Company: Rivera Films Studio
DYAD (short/mystery) Director: Banu Ramazonova / Production Company: NYFA
ROOM 731 (horror/cam op) Director: Youngmin Kim / Production Company: USC


COMMERCIALS (Selected Credits)

SDREAM Director: Youngmin Kim / Production Company: Cinematic Arts Media
DETU MAX 8K_VR CAMERA Director: Youngmin Kim / Production Company: Cinematic Arts Media
SABIAN Director: Doug Weber / Production Company: Sabian
FLASH MD Director: Ron Utin Lalkin / Production Company: Ronster
GUNPOWDER Director: Michael Edo Keane / Production Company: Creative


MUSIC VIDEOS (Selected Credits)

4TH OF JULY_COLD WAR KIDS Director: Ignatus Fisher / Production Company: Bunny Media
THE ARROW OF OUR YOUTH
_THE ZEPHYR BONES (2nd unit) Director: Eric Boadella / Production Co.: Traffic
REFLECTIONS_FLOATING POINTS Director: Anna Diaz / Production Company: Pluto & Hamill Industries
LAVENDER LIPS_JULIE MINTZ Director: Deborah Correa & Vanat Sermpol / Production Company: Moby
CAMBIANDO YENES Director: Dani Gancho / Production Company: Oh My Hood
GROWING WITH THE GAME
 Director: Aina Rosell / Production Company: Oh My Hood


AWARDS

Winner Diamond Award Best Music Video. THE ARROW OF OUR YOUTH. Mindfield Film Festival (2019).
Winner Award Best Cinematography. A WOMAN DECEIVED. Telly Awards (2017).
Winner Award Camera Operator of the Year. American Society of Camera Operators, SOC (2015).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. 5 Pre-selected, Goya Awards (2014).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. Festival del Film Locarno (Premiere 2013).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. New Waves Award at Seville Film Festival (2013).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. DA New Talent Award, Barcelona Auteur Film Festival (2013).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. Transcinema Award, Non-Fiction Lima Film Festival (2012).
Feature Film. ARRAIANOS. BAFICI Vanguard Award and Gender at Buenos Aires Film Festival (2012).
Feature Film. THE COLD CALL. Silver Critic Award Malaga Film Festival (2012).
Feature Film. THE COLD CALL. Special Mention, Signis Awards (2012).
MENU FOR TWO. Winner Award at Film Festival Enmut (2012).
Feature Film. MASKS. San Sebastian International Film Festival, Zabaltei-New Directors (2009).
A BAD HIT. Winner Best International Film in Zuma Film Festival (2012).
A BAD HIT. Winner Public Award Festimatge (2012).
A BAD HIT. Winner of Ebenseer Bären in Silver at the Festival of Nations (2012).
A BAD HIT. Winner at Punto di Vista Film Festival (2012).
1998. Winner Creating 08 (2008).

Publications

American Cinematographer magazine, ASC_Rising Stars of Cinematography (2019)


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