Sammy Silver, The Electric Elephant, honored as member of the Leadership Council for the Social Impa
The summit showcases innovative social campaigns to learn and strategize campaign’s alongside some of the brightest minds in mediaThis year’s program seeks to inspire new miedia campaigns and commitments around pressing global issues, with a special focus on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and innovation in the media for social impact space.
THE ELECTRIC ELEPHANT NOMINATED FOR EMMY FOR ART DIRECTION/DIRECTION WITH R5 SPECIAL OLYMPICS CAMPAI
With an amazing team, we can accomplish anything. Special thanks to Julie McGlone, Stacy Wax, Nick Ribolvsky, Victor Vitarelli and Jamie Reynolds Keep smiling!
THE ELECTRIC ELEPHANT HANGS WITH THE CAST OF TRANSCENDANT
The Electric Elephant teamed up with the cast of Fuse Network’s Hit Show, “Transcendant” for their upcoming promo campaign.Special thanks to Nya, Bambiana, Bianca, Christina, LA The shoot took place all over the streets of San Fran from the historical Castro District to the hilltops of Twin Peaks.We were thrilled to be hanging with Joe Labisi, Director of Photography, the Wild Goats Team, Creative Director: Sundi Lofty. Amazing Time.Amazing Crew! These Ladies Are On Their Way
ALICIA KEYS, OPRAH & AN AMAZING TOURNAMENT- NEED WE SAY MORE!
You couldn't ask for a better team that what was poppin’ at this year’s US OPEN. To be blunt, it was quite phenomenal! First of all, it was an amazing tournament with an amazing story! Even though the Serena Slam wasn’t meant to me, knowing the Queen, she marches on and never looks back. We launched our new directorial/art direction look for our upcoming season, as well. The Rude Boys killed it, the music was blaring, and everyone and I do mean everyone had a blast. Take A
YOU HAVE GOT TO SMILE
If only you had the chance to walk onto the R5 set, it blows everything away. From what started out a vision turned into everything we expected and more. The initial team (VV, Stacy, Jewels, Dayna, Amanda, Kev) hunkered in…add a splash of Sutchiness and Brian Papworth (that's not going to happen) and Nick plus 7 Move…and we knew something special was going to happen. I was thrilled to hang with the R5 Crew…we had such a blast…Hollywood Records and Disney were pumped and mo
The Star of My Show
Director/creative Sammy Silver teamed up with producer Stacy Wax for an original creative campaign entitled the Star of my Show for this year’s upcoming NBA Draft. Joining forces with music producer, Steve Smithie, we covered dusty springfield’s original hot star of my show with indie icon, Nicole Atkins. Director: Sammy Silver Producer: Stacy Wax Music: Nicole Atkins Voiced by the legend himself, Magic Johnson, we told the story of reflections – you will only know where yo
Fela! On Broadway and Miami Heat
What else is thrilling is working with the team of Fela! Most recently. I created a look in conjunction with Shilo design for the Miami Heat/OrlandoMagic Game on ESPN with the cast of Fela. Coverage began at 9 am and continued all the way till the late hours. We filmed at all the hot spots including Manison, Prime 112, The Delano, King Jamed, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh blew the house off in Miami. Very killer, Shilo Design did their thing, as always. Fela! On broadway is trul
You Gotta Love Mariah!
What’s even better is, I’m getting ready to direct Mariah again in a new Christmas video for NBA. She’s rocking her new single, “Oh Santa!”, and knowing Mariah-it’ll be awesome. After last year’s success, we’re really proud to join up with violator, EW & the team again, and make it shine. All the biggest names in the NBA make Cameo appearances, so make sure you check it out.
Hey, we won! The NBA Draft Open starring Michael Buble recently won a Sportal award in Monaco. Check out the Spot! Directed by Sammy Silver, DP by Jeff Sutch, Audio design by ESPN Music and produced by the Folks at ESPN. WooooHooo!
R2C agency & Icon on the open road with the Electric Elephant
If you’re looking for locations, Portland is incredible and the crew there is even better. No wonder NBC’s hot show Grimm always shoots there. Awesome. EE and DP extra ordinaire Jeff Sutch were killing it with R2C and Icon on the open road for their new commercial. While the commercial turned out awesome, the driving shots were mind-bending on the open roads of Portland. Director: Sammy Silver Production: R2C/Icon