(New York, NY--May 21, 2015) Manhattan-based independent production studio Greencard is thrilled to welcome Alexander Engel to their roster of talented directors. Engel will focus on creating long-form narrative features with Greencard.
“Greencard has known Alexander since we were based in a New York City apartment, he even used the space to shoot “This is It,” said Greencard Owner and Executive Producer Emily Wiedemann. “We are going to benefit from his dedication to the craft of filmmaking and are looking forward to building upon our creative relationship.”
The writer/director has worked on features, television, commercials, and is most noted for his 2013 hit “This is It.” The clever comedy short was shown at 15 festivals, garnered over one million views in its first month online, and was lauded by press, including the Huffington Post, as a brilliant narrative. Engel has worked with Greencard on dozens of projects including 2013’s ‘Bluebird,” and will provide the production company with a sense of humor, and fine-tuned directorial insights from his diverse on-set experience.
Greencard is a leader in the independent commercial production of advertisements, music videos, narrative and documentary film, branded content and broadcast television, and a harbor of liberated study, boundless creation and provocative thought for emerging filmmakers, artists and inventors.