Gris Jordana studied at the Barcelona’s E.S.C.A.C. film school and at the Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Singapore. After beginning her career in documentaries, she has gone on to make more than ten feature films in Africa, Latin America and Europe. Her award-winning works include The Jungle Prescription (2011), Camera/Woman (2012) and Family Tour (2013), among others.
She received the Best Photography award in the website “OtrosCines” for Pozoamargo (2015), directed by mexican director Enrique Rivero, a film which also received the Nuevas Olas award at the Seville Film Festival. Clara Roquet’s short film El Adiós (2015) was part of the official selection at the festivals in Toronto, Telluride and Clermont-Ferrand, and won the Gaudi awards for Best Short and Best Photography at the Cortogenia Festival in 2016.
Gris is co-director of photography on the most recent episodes of Spanish TV series ‘Sé Quién Eres’, directed by Pau Freixas, which has enjoyed considerable success among the viewing public.
Commitment, speed and grace are the keywords to describe her work, which demonstrates a mastery of natural light, based on the premise that simplicity is beauty.
She believes her narrative approach and particular sensitivity are the most important contributions she brings to any project she works on.