Harrison Witt

Harrison Witt

Assistant Professor
Media, Journalism & Film

Academic Interests

  • Film and video production

  • Cinematography

  • Lighting

  • Digital storytelling

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • Sister Sarah—Independent Film Project emerging narrative program—2011
  • Chickenfut—Best Short, Salento Far Fest, Italy and Best Film, Blacklist FilmFest, Lake Tahoe

Previous Experience

  • Twenty plus years of professional film and video production experience in cinematography and lighting.

  • Award winning filmmaker and screenwriter.


Paris, KY


  • Gardening
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Movies
  • Musicals

Future Goals and Aspirations

Continue to work in narrative filmmaking in both feature film and web series formats.

Life Outside of the University

My wife and two toddlers look forward to exploring the Ozarks.


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