phone: (732) 977-7517
Evan Jake Cohen is a NYC-based cinematographer. After graduating from Emerson College, Evan began his film career in Los Angeles, and now lives in Brooklyn with his wife and son. He’s traveled the U.S. and the world to shoot everything from narrative films and commercials, to documentaries and promos for major networks and brands such as NBC Universal; American Eagle Outfitters; Heineken; and Microsoft.
Recent highlights include 2nd unit cinematography for feature film THE SOUND OF SILENCE by writer-director Michael Tyburski, acquired by Sony Pictures at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, with theatrical distribution by IFC Films; EVERY OTHER WEEKEND from writer-director Josh Rothstein, winner of Best Short Drama at the 2018 Williamsburg Independent Film Festival; THE PRIVATES from writer-director Dylan Allen, a Vimeo Staff Pick Premiere, Short of the Week’s Best of the Month, and winner of the 2017 Hammer to Nail Short Film Contest; FILL YOUR HEART WITH FRENCH FRIES by writer-director Tamar Glezerman, a Vimeo Staff Pick and winner of Short of the Week’s 2017 Comedy of the Year; TIME: THE KALIEF BROWDER STORY as a cinematographer of the TV mini-series by director Jenner Furst and executive producer Jay-Z, which premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for a MTV Movie Award for Best Documentary.
With a passion for narrative work and admiration for the great cinematographers of both past and present, Evan travels to the Camerimage Film Festival in Poland as often as he can, having attended five times in recent years.
GEICO / TOYOTA / AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS / STELLA ARTOIS / NBCUNIVERSAL / HEINEKEN / SUPREME / SUBARU / MAZDA / NIKE / SPRITE / GOOGLE / AIR CHINA / L’OREAL / NICKELODEON / SAMSUNG / M&M / MICROSOFT INTERNET EXPLORER / UNIQLO / USA NETWORK / PRUDENTIAL / BOBBI BROWN / OPEN TABLE / LEAN CUISINE / LOWE’S / SUBWAY / BRAVO / AMAZON / DUNKIN’ DONUTS / AMERICAN EXPRESS / BET NETWORK / OXICLEAN / NJ LOTTERY / ALTEC LANSING / WARNER’S / WEWORK / KIND SNACKS / TARGET /CHEVY / DOBEL / SAILOR JERRY / LIFETIME / A&E NETWORK / JET BLUE / WETV / THE FADER / PARAMOUNT / SONY PICTURES / REVLON / FX / INTOO / NEIMAN MARCUS / MR PORTER