About

Brian Petchers is a New York City based music video and commercial director. He was nominated for the 2016 Cannes Young Director Award.  His work has been featured on BET, MTV, Revolt, and in the Tribeca Film Festival.  He has won a NY Emmys for his directorial work on the Forbes Under 30 Documentary Series.

Awards

Forbes Under 30 Documentary Series - 2018 NY Emmy (Director)
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

2018 NY Emmys
Director Notes
Rolling Stone
Videostatic 
Hypebeast
Goodmusicallday
Connecticut Post
IMDV
DJ Booth

Clients

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