Stephen Small-Warner

Director, Filmmaker, Photographer

Newly named the filmmaker in residence at (TFI) TriBeCa film Institute, Smallwarner exploits the overlooked daily occurrences, Stephen Small-Warner provides an other perspective on what is perceived. Brooklyn based fine art photographer, Small-Warner has delved into the craftsmanship of photography. Influenced by film, definitive lines within the wrinkle of a brow, to the geometric orientation of the steel bars in his “Kicks” series shot in Berlin, Small-Warner captures the simplicity of detail. Versed in architecture, design, and digital production Small-Warner shoots the subtle nuances within the world. Self-taught and formally educated with a Masters in Fine Arts International Media, Stephen Small-Warner extensively utilizes his critical eye to encapsulate art in time seen in his portraits and still life photography.


Small-Warner is a filmmaker from Long Island, NY. His interest in technology coupled with a versatile background in production has given him a forward thinking approach to visual storytelling. He is currently in post-production of his feature documentary AGANDI and is the Filmmaker-In-Residence at the Tribeca film Institute.