About Chris

Chris Violette is a cinematographer living in NYC. He's a New Hampshire native and a BFA alum of the FSU Film School. 

The latest film he shot was Chicks, a short horror-comedy about a teenage sleepover that turns dark. In 2021, he was the DP and Editor for director Antonio Méndez Esparza (2018 John Cassavetes Independent Spirit Award Winner) on three documentaries highlighting Florida's Early Childhood Court System.

Chris loves key gripping, gaffing, rigging challenges of any kind and building out equipment vans.

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