Ahhh, the coveted Staff Pick from the fine folks at Vimeo. So very much appreciating this distinction of cinematic excellence. To everyone who offered their time and talent, this is welcome validation that your efforts were not for naught. Couldn't be more proud of our wicked smart ode to love.
So this was a career first. During NBC's live broadcast of Hairspray, I old-school directed a LIVE Toyota commercial. That's right, 4 cameras, control room, 3, 2, 1 we're live. Jeff Witzke and Caroline Hennesy charm in classic 60's vintage style. Another excellent opportunity courtesy of NBC/Universal CP, Kim Blando and Abby Marsh, aka, Downtown Abby. DP, Chuck Ozeas, fine Stylin' by @theswedes, design by Marcelle Gravel.
When asked to sign an NDA and told it's work for Google, you get excited. So here it is, the launch of Google's new omniscient Google Home. 72 and Sunny and Rob Teague, Creative Director extraordinaire, we had only a few days to pull it together, and pull it together we did.
40 festivals later, Fleisig's admired Love and A Lug Wrench is online. Pete's absurdly desperate plan to win over his dream girl is everyone else's nightmare in this tale of forbidden love and misguided affection. Diabolical performances from Abby Miller (Aquarius, Justified, Mad Men) director Jeffrey Fleisig delivers pitch-perfect black humor in this twisted ode to love.
To all office gear junkies, here's to your outsized passion for all things gadgety. Mikey, Sarah, Minnie, and Steven D you rock. To beards and pens, gazelles and printers, it's great to be back at McCann. Assembly Films and David Feakins, you make it all rise.