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DJ Stipsen

Cinematographer

Emmy-nominated cinematographer DJ Stipsen has shot documentaries (Erebus: Operation OverdueAirports and Overtures), critically acclaimed drama series and TV movies (Harry, SiegeThe Golden Hour) and two spin-off shows from comedy hit What We Do In The Shadows. En route he has forged key working relationships with director Justin Pemberton, Peter Burger, Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi.

My Dad inspired me about the world — he made me realise that it existed in a myriad of ways outside of my comfortable life in Lower Hutt. He also made me realise the importance of telling stories before they're lost. Most of his died with him. DJ Stipsen on his father Henri Stipsen

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Wellington Paranormal

2018, Cinematographer - Television

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Wellington Paranormal - Excerpts

2018, Cinematographer - Television

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Chasing Great

2016, Camera Operator - Film

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The Day that Changed My Life

2015, Cinematographer - Television

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When We Go to War

2015, Cinematographer - Television

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When We Go to War - First Episode (excerpt)

2015, Cinematographer - Television

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3 Mile Limit

2014, Cinematographer - Film

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What We Do in the Shadows

2014, Cinematographer - Film

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The Dark Horse

2014, Camera Operator - Film

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Orphans & Kingdoms

2014, Camera Operator - Film

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The Factory

2013, Camera - Web

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White Lies

2013, Second Unit Camera - Film

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Harry

2013, Cinematographer - Television

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Harry - This is Personal (First Episode)

2013, Cinematographer, Second Unit Camera - Television

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The Factory - Series

2013, Cinematographer - Web

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The Golden Hour

2012, Cinematographer - Television

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Siege

2012, Cinematographer - Television

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Billy

2011, Cinematographer - Television

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The Jaquie Brown Odyssey - Brownward Spiral (Episode Seven)

2009, Cinematographer - Television

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Go Girls

2009, Cinematographer - Television

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Go Girls - First Episode

2009, Cinematographer - Television

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The Jaquie Brown Diaries

2008 - 2009, Cinematographer - Television

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The Jaquie Brown Diaries - Brown Sweat (Episode Three)

2008, Camera - Television

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The Nuclear Comeback

2007, Cinematographer - Television

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Interrogation - First Episode

2005, Camera Operator - Television

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Love, Speed and Loss

2005, Cinematographer - Television

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Lifeline

2003, Camera - Music video

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Heavenly Pop Hits - The Flying Nun Story

2002, Camera - Television

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Spin Doctors - Election Special

2002, Camera - Television

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Listening for the Weather

2002, Camera - Music video

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Shortland Street - Nick and Waverley's wedding

2002, Camera Operator - Television

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Finn for a Day

2001, Camera - Television

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Mercury Lane - Series One, Episode 13

2001, Additional Camera - Television

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Drive

1997, Cinematographer - Music video

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Taller Than God

1996, Cinematographer - Music video

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Rock the Boat: The Story of Radio Hauraki 1965-1970

1996, Camera - Television

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Newsnight

1994 - 1995, Camera - Television

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Maggie's Garden Show

1992 - 1994, Camera - Television

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Waka Huia

1991 - 1994, Camera - Television

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Tagata Pasifika

1991 - 1994, Camera - Television