About

Jim Hurst is an Emmy-nominated cinematographer, photographer, sound recordist, adventurer, and filmmaker who has worked on documentary films from the peaks of the Himalayas to Midway Atoll in the center of the Pacific Ocean. He specializes in self-sufficient location documentary shooting in places where a large crew would be impractical or obtrusive.

CONTACT     jimhurstmedia@gmail.com    +1.970.258.1527

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 Filming on the Eiger in Switzerland with climber Dean Potter.  Photo by Beat Kammerlander.

 

RECENT FILMS: 

MIDWAY, Cinematographer, location sound

URANIUM DRIVE-IN, Cinematographer

SCHOOLING THE WORLD, Cinematographer, Producer, Second Unit Director

BAG IT,  Second unit director, Camera

VALLEY UPRISING, Camera

THE DIPLOMAT, Camera

DAMNATIONSound recording, Art department

DENALI, Sound recordist

BEAT DOWN, Sound and Hauling Ass in Trucks

 

FREQUENT COLLABORATORS:

Felt Soul Media

Jimmy Chin

James Balog

Camp 4 Collective

Sender Films

Reel Thing

Chris Jordan

Carol Black

 

PRESS

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