About

Brian Petchers is a New York City based music video and commercial director. He was nominated for the 2016 Cannes Young Director Award.  Brian directs content regularly for Forbes Magazine,  Universal Music Group, LRG Clothing, and Sagmeister & Walsh. His work has been featured on BET, MTV, Revolt, and in the Tribeca Film Festival.

He also is a contributing writer for Forbes Magazine. You can view his Forbes articles and film work here  http://blogs.forbes.com/brianpetchers/

Awards

Cannes Young Director Award - Web Film Shortlist 2016
The Happy Film // 2016 Selection Tribeca Film Festival (additional photography)     
There's More To Life  // VOTD  Video of the Day Winner - 2016 (director)
There's More To Life  // Official Selection (Music Video) - 2015 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival (director)
Making Dough, After Wall Street // Third Prize Winner at 2015 #SelfMade WIX Filmmaking Contest (director, cinematographer)
Surge Toward Sanctuary // 2015 Moët Moment Film Festival Finalist  (director, cinematographer)
Egypt Through The Glass Shop // Best International Feature Documentary - 2013 Hamptons Artisan International Film Festival (cinematographer, producer) 

Press

All Work All Play
MTV 
Videostatic 
Connecticut Post
Goodmusicallday
2dopeboyz
IMDV
DJ Booth

Clients

Warner Bros Records, Adobe, Forbes Magazine, Columbia Records, Dim Mak Records, Bentley, Columbia Records, Island Records, Universal Music Group, Sagmeister and Walsh, Purina, Zuess Jones Agency, Whisper Agency