Bio / Resumé
Joe Maples, originally from Wakefield outside Leeds, lives today with wife and five children in Stockholm. His long career in the film industry started early, Joe’s father is a still photographer and through contacts in the business he entered a journey trying out all kinds of jobs within film. Joe has done it all.
Working on Swedish productions in England, eventually brought Joe over to Sweden where he after working on Skumtimmen with Daniel Alfredsson met his wife. Prior to this Joe was 1AC on David Fincher´s “Girl with the dragon tattoo”. Next project he landed (as second unit) was acclaimed “Gentlemen” and “Gangsters” with director Mikael Marcimain, with whom he has had a long working relationship with, for drama aswell as commercials.
As DOP Joe has had a successful career in shooting commercials and is highly appreciated amongst a number of renowned directors. Joe has recently finished shooting his first tv-series as conceptual cinematographer, Jakten with Mikael Marcimain, a crime series for SVT.
2020 Jakten Dir: Mikael Marcimain SVT