Carter Smith

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Carter Smith
BornCarter Smith
(1971-09-16) 16 September 1971 (age 42)
Occupationfilm director
fashion photographer
 
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Carter Smith
BornCarter Smith
(1971-09-16) 16 September 1971 (age 42)
Occupationfilm director
fashion photographer

Carter Smith, (born September 6, 1971) is an American film director and fashion photographer.

Life and career[edit]

A native of Bowdoinham, Maine, Smith moved to New York City after graduating from Mt. Ararat High School in 1989.[1] He enrolled at the Fashion Institute of Technology but later dropped out to pursue a career in fashion photography. Smith has shot photo spreads for Vogue, GQ, and W Magazine, as well as numerous celebrity photo shoots.[2] Smith began his career as a filmmaker directing commercials for clients such as Lancôme, Tommy Hilfiger and Tiffany's. In 2006, Smith directed the short horror film, Bugcrush, which was based on a short story by Scott Treleaven. The film won the Short Filmmaking Award at the Sundance Film Festival. Smith's next effort was his feature-film debut with a big-screen adaptation of Scott Smith's 2006 horror novel, The Ruins. Smith's latest short film, Yearbook, debuted at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.[3]

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ Amodeo, John (2008-04-03). "Out Director Carter Smith Helms "The Ruins"". EDGE Boston. Retrieved 2012-10-05. 
  3. ^ 2:14 a.m. (2011-02-11). "Maine filmmaker Carter Smith’s ‘Yearbook’ part of Sundance film festival — Living — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine". Bangordailynews.com. Retrieved 2012-10-05. 

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