OUT AND ABOUT WITH DANIEL KALUYA
It was really an amazing Wimbledon! Serena vs. Kerber and Djoko vs. Anderson. What was even better, Daniel Kalluya took the time out of his day to help celebrate the Finals with us.
Who knew Ninjas could be so cool! With this year’s finale of American Ninja, The Electric Elephant directed a collaborated on a new music video for this year’s finalist. Filmed in Boston, with Director of Photography, Joe A, Executive Producer Anthony Storm wanted to incorporate Lorde’s song, “Greenlight” to frame creatively, Allysa Beird’s story. With some Sammy magic, a great crew in Boston, a strong focus on colors, & Allysa’s students, we rocked those hallways – where t
Roll Me On The River
It only happens once a year, but each year it gets bigger and brighter. This time, The Electric Elephant & Peligro Pictures aka Stevie were given the opportunity by ESPN CCU to collaborate & direct with one of music’s biggest artist, Shania Twain. In conjunction with this year’s US Open & her upcoming tour, we rocked the house both on site and Brooklyn Studios with renown Director of Photography, Dave Devlin & the incomparable, Director of Photography, Jeff Sutch. From smoke
Comics Unite Nations
Change does not come easily. At this year’s Media For Social Impact, our team behind Comics Uniting Nations presented Gridiron Green illustrated by my long time friend, Robo 6 at this year’s UN Summit. Additionally, we launched Marvel’s “Guardians Of The Galaxy” & “Ironman” collaboration. Earlier, this season, we introduced Annie Sunbeam. For more information on these amazing collaborations, please check out our link at http://www.comicsunitingnations.org
Whether Fashion, Music, Art or the day to day, within each location we visit, inspiration is right around the corner. For this year’s Wimbledon, we wanted to highlight British Culture, the details, of what being British is all about. With some some unique relationships (JR,) and keys to the kingdom, The Electric Elephant, Director Sammy Silver, with Director of Photography Jeff Sutch & Twiz Brousseau & trooper Candace Jordan, set out to find those small details
SAMMY CAN YOU SING FOR US!
Who knew that Aaron Rodgers, Dominic Suh, and Von Miller had such a good set of pipes? Universal Pictures in conjunction with Maggie Vision Productions produced a special spot for the upcoming release, Illuminations new film, SING! A lot of laughs, a lot high notes, and a lot of mic drops. A lot of fun to direct!. Special thanks to Producers: Maura Mandt, Jeff Smith, Jen Albanese & The Universal Pictures Team. Also shout out to the one and only Director of Photography, Joe
IN THE AIR
So, when you have the opportunity to work with your friends from Transition Productions, the amazing CCU Unit, and one of the most iconic artists out there, Phil Collins. You know you're having a good day. I couldn't have asked for a cooler day with cooler folks- we rocked it and Phil was as cool as cool can get.
LIFE IS A "PARAMOUR"
For this year's US Open, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to direct and collaborate with the cast and crew of Cirque Du Soleil's Paramour. They are really a magical group, who continuously evolve. With an amazing team and our friends from Boneau Bryan Brown, we really created some smashing elements that were unique to this year's Broadcast.
Upcoming PANORAMA FESTIVAL starring Kendrick Lamar, The Arctic Monkeys, Alabama Shakes
Sammy Silver, The Electric Elephant, in conjunction with Two Goats Media and Solare, teams up with AEG to provide experiential and social content for upcoming PANORAMA FESTIVAL starring Kendrick Lamar, The Arctic Monkeys, Alabama Shakes