- PLAYA VISTA, Calif.
Director Sam Ciaramitaro has joined the roster of above + beyond films. His recent work includes spots for Porsche (“Parallels”), Ford (“Next Generation”) and Hyundai (“Go Time!”).
Ciaramitaro, who was formerly repped by ModOp Films, first established himself on the agency side of the business, serving as a director and producer at Leo Burnett, Chicago, VP/exec producer at FCB Chicago, and then Digitas New York.
Ciaramitaro has garnered various awards for work he’s directed, including a U.S. Army campaign which earned a Cannes Cyber Lion as well as a Gold Effie.
Among his other directorial credits are: Take Me Out To The Ballpark, a short film about the Chicago White Sox LGBT Pride Night; and The Show, a documentary series that follows six Triple A minor league baseball players vying for the chance to become big leaguers.