The Joy of Flying Virgin America wanted to create some buzz around their inaugural flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia. We decided to create a video experience centered around The Joy of Flying. The Joy of Flying features interviews with Amber Rose, Seth Green, Glenn Howerton. Shot and Edited by Dan King, Music by Ritz Reynolds
I decided to revisit the original “Crush on Obama” tune from 2007 and update it for the 2012 presidential election. The twist: I actually starred in it. Sorry, no bikini this time around. Press: ABC, Mashable, Politico, Yahoo News, Adrants, Greg Mitchell’s blog, Daily Mail.
Remix video of the original “Firewall” song. The “Firewall” remix video features my friends on the Internet who are against SOPA/PIPA, lip-syncing along to the song. Created in conjunction with Demand Progress. Remix by Ritz Reynolds. Edited by Dan King at Stupid Easy.
I wrote “Firewall” to express my passionate, undying love for the Internet. Senate and Congress were debating bills (Protect IP Act + Stop Online Piracy Act) that would allow federal law enforcement to seek court orders compelling ISPs and search engines to filter domain names and block websites merely accused of copyright infringement. This would force […]
vitaminwater wanted to create video content around the brand that focused on up and coming performance artists. I produced three sponsored artist interview segments for vitaminwater backstage during the 2011 Roots Picnic. The short segments featured Mac Miller, T Mills, and Nico’s Gun. Shot and Edited by Geno McDermott. Mac Miller T Mill
We worked with start ups Climate Culture and SmartPower to launch America’s Greenest Campus contest. The contest tracks the carbon footprint of each person in a participating university’s community. The schools with the lowest carbon footprints can earn up to $20,000 to promote green initiatives. From Mashable: The other cool thing about the contest is the […]
This song is a salute to U.S. Troops who serve overseas and at home, and the people who love them. Made in conjunction with the IAVA.org and BarelyPolitical.com. All proceeds benefited Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America (www.IAVA.org) Songwriting and vocals: Leah Kauffman. Music produced by: Rick Friedrich Created by: Ben Relles. Directed by: Kevin Arbouet and Larry […]
An amusing, risqué music video, featuring a nubile young woman breathlessly singing her love for presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., appeared on the Web this week. Titled “I Got a Crush on Obama,” the song and video took the Obama campaign by surprise and further demonstrated how the democratic nature of the Internet — […]
Perfected is a satirical song I wrote for Barely Political about Ann Coulter’s ridiculous comment that Jews are just Christians who need to be perfected. This is also one of the first music videos I starred in. Director: Tom Small/Barely Political