Carmen Delaney is a cinematographer known for her unique verité approach to non- fiction film. Her work has been screened at film festivals around the world including Slamdance, Toronto Film & Music Festival, the Miami Film Festival and the European Film Festival.
Supergirl, which she shot and produced, premiered in 2016 at the Hamptons International Film Festival. It was acquired by Film Rise/ITVS and made its broadcast debut on PBS in 2017. Bring Your Own Brigade, which premiered at Sundance film festival in 2021, details the alarming trend of intense California wildfires and the intersections of the human impact of such events along with climate change, sociocultural concerns, land development. Carmen’s latest film Hysterical, which delves into the lives of some of stand-up comedy’s most boundary-breaking women, will be premiering at SXSW in the Spring of 2021.
Carmen was one of 5 emerging cinematographers selected for Project Involve in 2015, and is a fellow of CIFF’s Points North Fellowship, IFP’s Documentary Labs, Film Independent’s Fastrack program and Documentary Labs. She holds a BA in Cinema from San Francisco State University.