Matt Olson is a graduate of The University of Iowa with degrees in Cinema production and Theatre. Matt is a freelance filmmaker originally from Chicago, Illinois who has worked on numerous independent films around the country, as well as a great deal of corporate and commercial work. He has worked as an Producer, Director of Photography and Gaffer. See full bio »

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A Serious Man
A Serious Man Camera and Electrical Department
(2009)
Criminality
Criminality Producer
Driver's Ed Mutiny
Driver's Ed Mutiny Camera and Electrical Department
(2010)

Filmography

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 2017 The American Connection (first assistant camera)
 2016 House of Purgatory (key grip)
  Unusual Suspects (TV Series) (lighting technician - 17 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (gaffer - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2016) (gaffer assistant - 1 episode, 2014) (key grip - 1 episode, 2013)
- Ashes to Ashes (2016) ... (gaffer)
- Nightclub Nightmare (2014) ... (lighting technician - 2014)
- Dead End Trail (2014) ... (lighting technician - 2014)
- Sinister Secret (2014) ... (lighting technician - 2014)
- Stone Cold Killer (2014) ... (lighting technician - 2014)
 2015 Murder Book (TV Series documentary) (gaffer - 1 episode)
- Promise Not to Tell (2015) ... (gaffer)
  Deadly Wives (TV Series documentary) (gaffer - 6 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (gaffer assistant - 2 episodes, 2014)
- Murder for Profitt (2014) ... (gaffer) / (gaffer assistant)
- Opposites Attract (2014) ... (gaffer) / (gaffer assistant)
- Trick or Treat (2014) ... (gaffer)
- Marlboro Man Murder (2013) ... (gaffer)
- Exercised to Death (2013) ... (gaffer)
 2011-2013 Through the Wormhole (TV Series documentary) (best boy electric - 30 episodes)
- Did God Create Evolution (2013) ... (best boy electric)
- Do We Have Free Will? (2013) ... (best boy electric)
- Is Reality Real? (2013) ... (best boy electric)
- Are Robots the Future of Human Evolution? (2013) ... (best boy electric)
- Can Our Minds Be Hacked? (2013) ... (best boy electric)
 2012 Alice and the Monster (key grip)
 2012 Finding John Smith (key grip)
 2012 Spread (TV Movie) (key grip)
 2012 Diagnosis: Dead or Alive (TV Series) (best boy electric - 4 episodes)
- Jamie & David (2012) ... (best boy electric)
- Lemierre Disease (2012) ... (best boy electric)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (best boy electric)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (best boy electric)
 2012 I Heart Shakey (best boy electric)
 2012 Imaginary Friend (TV Movie) (electrician)
 2012/II Playback (key grip)
 2012 Got Home Alive (TV Series documentary) (grip - 1 episode)
 2011 Woody's World (TV Movie) (grip)
 2011 Collapse (best boy electric)
 2011 Rigamortis: A Zombie Love Story (Short) (gaffer)
 2010 Hunting Blind (Short) (key grip)
 2010 Driver's Ed Mutiny (gaffer)
 2009 A Serious Man (camera production assistant)
 2009 The Booby Trap (Short) (grip)
 2009 Morgan's Last Call (Short) (gaffer)
 2008 Ends Runway (Short) (grip)
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Personal Details

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Star Sign:

Pisces

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