"Top Ten Indie Films of 2015!" -- Let Us Nerd

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HEAVY METAL

A short film, part of The Bench Project web series.

Interrupted during his workout, a sensitive body builder launches a vicious tirade against his lover. 

Portraying a powerful performance by actor Leon Morgan, this was shot in a carefully choreographed, uninterrupted ten minute take.

 

 

AMERICAN BANKER "PREPARE TO SUCCEED"

A viral web video for American Banker, a brand representing trust, knowledge, and sophistication. As this commercial illustrates, any banker who wants to climb the ladder to success would be wise to subscribe. 110k+ YouTube views.

AKB48 "RIVER" USA VERSION

AKB48 is the most powerful juggernaut pop idol group to have emerged out of Japan in the past decade. Tapped to create a music video for what would become the group's first #1 hit single, J. X. Carrera cast the pop group in a new light that proved incredibly popular among both Japanese and American fans. This MV became the #7 most viewed weekly YouTube video in Japan.

"BEING A BULLET"

A fantastical race between a mime and bullet, stretching from the countryside to New York City, conceived and directed by world renown photographer Nitin Vadukul. Editing, assembly, graphics, and sound design by J.X. Carrera.

 

"VERTIGO"

A surreal film diving into the ravaged mind of a fighter pilot, conceived and directed by world renown photographer Nitin Vadukul.  Editing, assembly, graphics, and sound design by J.X. Carrera

ANIME NEWS NETWORK "BURIED TREASURE"

Providing high quality reviews is a key feature for Anime News Network, which helps manga readers find the good reads they desire. This comedic spot shows that discovering buried treasure - great manga - is easy if Anime News Network is your go-to source. Only newbies needlessly dig hard to find out what is worth reading! Part 1 of a 3 part comedic commercial series.

ANIME NEWS NETWORK "LAST TO KNOW"

Hard-core fans take pride in having their finger on the pulse of breaking anime news and announcements, which is why Anime News Network strives to always be first to publish. This commercial shows the embarrassment of a fan not having Anime News Network as his primary bookmark. Part 2 of a 3 part comedic commercial series.

ANIME NEWS NETWORK "CHEATING ANIME"

The only thing more fun than watching and discussing anime, is watching and discussing anime with a group of friends. In this perturbed and nerdy scenario, one unfortunate anime lover becomes heartbroken when he realizes he should have looked for shared passion in the vibrant online fan community of Anime News Network. Part 3 of a 3 part comedic commercial series.

"NAPSTER"

The now-forgotten euphoria that first erupted with Napster and the advent of unbridled file-sharing is perfectly captured in this comedic short film.