Karien Cherry

Production Company: Giant Films
Website: Website

Karien loves people. Getting into a character’s heart and unearthing their ​unique ​experience of the story is what makes her tick. Whether ​filming with experienced actors or ​streetcasting,​​ ​Karien’s firm, nuanced​ and​ observant performance direction shines through​ and allows her to work across various visual styles. From crafting a luscious, cinematic world to spontaneous, off the cuff filming, she is sought after by creatives for her ability to effortlessly collaborate and adapt to the brief.
Karien was shortlisted for the 2016 Cannes YDA, and selected to participate in the 2015 Berlinale Talent Campus.​

Tags: Branded Content, Comedy, Dialogue, Documentary, Documentary-style, Music Video, Narrative, Visual Short Form, Short Form Giant Films Signed Directors Africa South Africa