Stephanie Johnes is a documentary filmmaker who gravitates towards stories of underdogs and dreamers.
With a love of music and movement she crafts intimate films with a compassionate lens on the human experience.
Stephanie’s directorial debut, “Doubletime”, premiered at SXSW and Tribeca and was acquired by Discovery Films. She served as the Director of Photography for “Venus & Serena”, the Magnolia Pictures and Showtime film about the iconic Williams sisters.
In addition to her love of storytelling and cinematography, Stephanie enjoys hiking uphill and surfing small waves. She was born and raised in New York City and is a proud graduate of Phillips Academy Andover. Stephanie earned a B.A in Fine Art Photography at the University of Colorado at Boulder, a Park Fellowship and an M.A. in Journalism and Visual Communication at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, and an MBA from Georgetown University.