Erin Palmquist

Oakland, California, United States


Erin Palmquist, is a director of photography/producer/director focusing on documentary, educational, and corporate film and video. She has worked for such companies as Lucasfilm, National Geographic Explorer, and PBS. Versatile and curious Erin’s work as a filmmaker has allowed her to experience and learn from a variety of fascinating subjects including: the refugee experience, Autism, pioneering girl coders, obsessive inline skaters, artists turning garbage into art, urban fruit foragers, BDSM, and so much more. She is currently in post-production on her first feature length documentary From Baghdad to The Bay. Other current projects are: Director of Photography for 5 Blocks – a documentary about the revitalization of Central Market Street Project in San Francisco California, and Dir. of Photography/Producer for Oakland Originals - series of short documentaries about artists, thinkers, and do-ers in Oakland CA.