Justin Gaar is an award-winning director and cinematographer living in the beautiful, sprawling western paradox of Los Angeles by way of the Deep South. His most recent project, Curse of the Man Who Sees UFOs, is a feature length documentary currently on NETFLIX. His work has been featured on a multitude of platforms via film festivals like Tribeca and SXSW, to television like MTVu and MuchMusic, and on VOD and SVOD like Amazon and NETFLIX. His client list includes Time INC, Maker Studios (Disney subsidiary), Yahoo Studios, Atlantic Records, Billboard, Fullscreen Media, National Science Foundation, and many more.
2016 Brainwash Film Festival – Best Feature
2013 Southeastern Emmy Award – Best Documentary
2013 Southeastern Emmy Award – Achievement in Lighting Design
2013 Threatened by Chris Brown on a music video
2011 Southeastern Emmy Award – Best Community/PSA campaign (director)