Kim Derko

A graduate of The Emily Carr College of Art & Design in Vancouver,  Kim Derko csc studied art history, colour theory and photography before becoming a cinematographer.  These studies still drive and inform her artistic approach.

She started out shooting music videos and award winning music features.  She garnered a Gemini and Much Music Video awards for her early work.  

Kim Derko’s recent film credits include a remake of Croenenberg’s RABID, a feature film directed by the Soska Sisters.   Also, streaming right now is the CBC Gem series Save Me S2.  Other Directory of Photography credits include features and series,  including:  In Contempt,  a legal drama for BET,  six seasons of The Next Step for Family Channel and Star Falls for Nickelodeon.

Second Unit Director of Photography credits include: Anon, Reign S4, Hollywoodland, Schitt’s CreekSuits S8,  The State Within and Murdoch Mysteries.

Kim is a full member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers, IATSE 667, the International Caucus of Female Cinematographers and the Directors Guild of Canada. 

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