Originally from New Zealand but now calling Toronto home, Simon Riera is an award winning DOP who has built up an extensive resume of films, series and shorts, along with documentary and commercial work.
His credits include the films Housebound and Via Satellite, TV series Xena Warrior Princess, Power Rangers,The Cult and over 30 short films.
More recently his work has included the critically acclaimed comedies Rosehaven for the Sundance channel and Ronny Chieng, International Student for Comedy Central.
Simon is a member of IATSE, the Australian Cinematographers society and an accredited member and former chairman of the New Zealand Cinematographers Society.
He also enjoys sharing his passion for his craft and teaches courses in film production, cinematography and lighting.