Dennis Zanatta is a local 600 Director of Photography based in Los Angeles, CA. Born and Raised in São Paulo, he is a member of the Brazilian Society of Cinematographers, ABC. Dennis received his MFA in Cinematography from the prestigious American Film Institute. He has won Best Cinematography at the Indie Series Awards for his work on the narrative web series “In Absentia” currently on Amazon Prime. His short film “Suitable” won several awards and is currently on HBOMAX. From real stories to fiction, Dennis always strives for excellence and has portrayed beautiful imagery throughout almost 20 years. His work has been featured on a variety of networks such as Discovery Channel, National Geographic, UFC, Oxygen, amongst others.
Dennis is a native Portuguese speaker, fluent in Spanish and English. Having grown up in the largest city of South America, he brings a unique vision to every story he portrays and can deliver a unique style for each project. Dennis believes that collaboration is the key to achieve excellence.