Sunday, December 16, 2018
You are here:

SHOOT 2018 16th Annual New Directors Showcase Event: In the Director's Chair: Amir Bar-Lev

By

SHOOT Staff
Thursday, May. 31, 2018

552 views

Log in or register now!

Filmmaker Amir Bar-Lev is interviewed by SHOOT editor Robert Goldrich in this "In The Director's Chair" session at the DGA Theatre in NYC. Bar-Lev discusses his approach to documentary filmmaking, how it has informed his work in commercials and branded entertainment, as well as how his ad experience has impacted his feature endeavors. Bar-Lev’s body of work includes the lauded documentaries “Long Strange Trip,” “Happy Valley,” “The Tillman Story,” “12.12.12” and “My Kid Could Paint That.”

Among his ad fare are this year’s moving Super Bowl commercial for Verizon, and the Cannes Lion-winning, seminal branded content piece “Re:Generation Music Project” for Hyundai and the Grammy Awards. Bar-Lev is with Chelsea Pictures for commercials and branded content. His work regularly graces the festival circuit--from Sundance to Toronto to SXSW.

  • Click here for the article on The SHOOT 2018 New Directors Showcase Event “In the Directors Chair” & “Embracing Change” panels.
  • Click here for the article on The SHOOT 2018 New Directors Showcase Event Reel screening and Meet The New Directors panel.
  • Click here to view the SHOOT 2018 New Directors Showcase reel.
  • Click here for profiles/contact info on all of the directors in the SHOOT 2018 New Directors Showcase.

 

Credits

Event produced by SHOOT. Video by Thos Robinson.

Log in or register now!
Log in or register now!

Recent SHOOT News Stories

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018

Peter Jackson has used digital wizardry to conjure J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle...

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018

CBS on Friday (12/14) pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Deutsch has elevated Brett Craig to partner, chief creative officer of its...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Park Pictures director Jake Schreier enters a freeing watery world in...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Dunkin’--known for donuts, morning pastry and coffee--extends its reach to...

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Looking back on the language of 2018 provides cause for pause. Dictionary...

Recent SPW Releases

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

Otherworldly longing permeates the new video “Ghost” directed by Lucky 21'...

Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

A gender-balanced group of top creative leaders have been named to serve...

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

In Walt Disney Pictures’ latest holiday blockbuster, The Nutcracker and...

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

Telestream, a leading provider of workflow automation, processing and...

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

Producers Tim Headington and Theresa Steele Page have teamed up to open...

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

As the creative services industry changes, so too are the companies...

MySHOOT Profiles

Rich Michell
Cinematographer, Director

Director
Laurie Rubin
Director

MySHOOT Company Profiles

Top