Daryl Brown is a Black filmmaker from the South Side of Chicago. His first film, Eyes of a Survivor, was created and produced as a part of the master’s documentary program at Chapman University.


2/24 – Current

First Assistant Camera Dancing Freaks (Season 1)

Streaming — Digital — In Reel Time Productions Details
2/24 – Current

supported camera operators filming on an undisclosed show for rising network assembled camera mounts and build for Sony FX6, FS5, and FX9

1/24 – 1/24

First Assistant Camera Untitled

Film (Feature-length) — Plastics Future LLC Details
1/24 – 1/24

Supported camera operators filming an “Untitled Doc” from Louie Psihoyos assembled camera mounts and build for Sony FX6

8/23 – 9/23

Assistant Camera (AC) (Canon c300 M2) Baddies East (Season 1)

Zeus Networks — Digital — The Zeus Network Details
8/23 – 9/23

support camera operators while filming on the reality shows, "Baddies East" assembled camera mounts and built for Canon C300 Mark III and Sony FX3

5/23 – 5/23

Second Assistant Camera Radical Reparations (Pilot)

TV — Spring Hill Company Details
5/23 – 5/23

assembled other grip equipment for the show and supported the camera operators assembled camera mounts and build for Sony FX9

5/23 – 5/23

Camera Operator (FX9) Klaviyo

Advertising — SomeOddPilot Details
5/23 – 5/23

framed and captured cinema verité content for Klaviyo marketing assembled camera mounts and build for Sony FX9

4/23 – 4/23

Camera Operator Poetry in America (Season 5)

PBS — TV — WGBH Details
4/23 – 4/23

framed and interviewed song writer Sam Hollander and American rap artist Dee-1 assembled camera mounts and build for Canon C300 and Canon C500

3/23 – 3/23

Camera Operator (Sony FX7) Love After Lockup (Season 5)

WE tv — TV — Sharp Entertainment Details
3/23 – 3/23

framed and captured cinema verité footage on the show titled, "Love After Lock Up S5" assembled camera mounts and build for Sony FX7

3/23 – 3/23

DIT (Digital Imaging Technician) Tik Tok mini doc (Season 5)

Vox Media — TV — Vox Media Studios Details
3/23 – 3/23

Labeled and backed up media from a mini-series made for Tik-Tok



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Joshua Estrada
Daryl brings an enthusiastic and uplifting energy to the set. While pulling focus, Daryl's eye for small details ensures that focus is always sharp and the camera is always ready. Whether it be as DP, AC, or any other capacity Daryl will always bring ...MORE...
I’ve had the pleasure of working with Daryl on and off for the last 6 years or so. He is both laid back and intelligent, which is a perfect combination of traits to have on a set. He’s reliable under pressure, and a great dude to be around. Highl ...MORE...


Class of '20

Chapman University

MFA - Documentary Filmmaking
Class of '18

Connecticut College

Double Major - Film Studies and Africana Studies

My Gear

  • Canon C300
  • panasonic lumix s5 II


  • Spanish
  • Producing
  • AVID Media Composer
  • Editing
  • Video Editing
  • Cinematography
  • Adobe Creative Suite