Ezra Jeremiah

Sweet commercial spot for Foot Locker and Reebok Pump directed by Aaron Kodz at AboveGrey Pictures. It’s simple, but has styyyyyyyle. Great editing. 

- Ezra J

Coldwell Banker “Every Phase” Commercial directed Aaron Kodz at AboveGrey Pictures. Aaron is great at getting heartfelt emotion from his actors, and creating genuine sweet moments of life. A warm commercial all around and why I love having him play with me at AboveGrey Pictures. 

Well It’s About Time!

Well It’s About Time!

Still Beautiful. Beautiful Still.

Still Beautiful. Beautiful Still.

"Thriller vs Deadmau5 ‘Alone With You’ or A Lesson In Video Sculpture - Lesson 1" blasted through Laser Cat’s eyes all over Barcelona, Spain with artists Stefan Sagmeister, Milton Glaser, Banksy and David Lynch. Thank you again Hungry Castle! 

Music Video for “Gave Me” by Giuseppe Ottaviani featuring Seri directed by Aaron Kodz at AboveGrey Pictures. This is his Director’s Cut. I find this to be very much performance art with video art, which is my thing, and why I like having Aaron Kodz as my wingman at AboveGrey Pictures.

Director: Aaron Kodz 
Producers: Frida Regaza and Tyler Ben-Amotz 
Produced in collaboration with Hayden 5 Productions 
Black Hole Recordings 
Director of Photography: Casey Stein 
Colorist: Brenna Perez 
Choreographers: Robert Vail & Matthew Albert 
Dancers: Malgorzata Budzynska, Rebecca Margolick, Catherine Cooch

1) How did you get into directing?
I was a director of photography during my time in college, and once I graduated I began working as a freelance cinematographer in NYC. My key visual influences all stemmed from commercial directors, …

Van Cliburn “Reach” Commercial directed by Aaron Kodz at AboveGrey Pictures. It’s cinematic/dramatic so I’m posting… thank you for enjoying our work. Accolades listed below! 
Selected for 2014 SHOOT Magazine’s Hot New Directors Showcase (DGA, New York).
Featured on VH1’s Save the Music Backstage
Winner of the New Talent category at the 2013 Ciclope International Advertising Festival.
Shortlisted for the Young Director’s Award at the 2013 Cannes Lions.
 
Director: Aaron Kodz
Producer: Frida Regaza
Associate Producer: Cathy Zhu
Copywriter: Alex Harvey
DP: Alex Gallitano
Cast(in order of appearance): Azumi Tsutsui, John Gardner, Dennis Holland, Kailyn Kaluna
UPM: Liz DeBold