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Making of Xbox One

A little while back, Matt worked with Eric Anderson from Logan to shoot a project about the making of the new Xbox One.  It was a fascinating look into the bowels of innovation and development at Microsoft.  Such cool stuff going on that few people, outside of some of the employees, ever get to see….

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SkyDrive

Prepare for the worst, hope for the best and everything should be okay. Fortunately for us, we didn’t have to worry about too much (except for flying arrows, burning laptops and out of control robots) since our creative was so buttoned up. These two spots for SkyDrive make it crystal clear why we need to…

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Windows 8 “Explore”

The launch of the new Windows 8 operating system was a big moment, bringing the promise of a whole new way of interacting with your computer. We were tasked with showing the world the varied devices that shipped with Windows 8. Director/DP/Creative Direction:  Matthew J. Clark Lead Design/Creative Direction:  Caleb Van Winkle Editor:  Mike Southworth…

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Xbox 360 “Lips – #1 Hits”

A real energy emerges from the party all thanks to LIPS.  Shooting in a practical location, we got the party really get rocking with over cranked speeds and lots of dancing. Director: John Hilton DP: Matthew J. Clark Editor:  Duncan Sharp Lead Designer/Color Correction:  Caleb Van Winkle Production Company:  Loaded Pictures

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Windows 7 “College Life”

Collage life mixed up, cut up, blended, photographed and crafted into College Life. These spots were created by different teams of designers to encourage the unique sensibilities of each scenario. We extend the idea of sharing, creating and succeeding in school all with cloud based apps from Microsoft. Creative Director/Writer/Photographer: Matthew J. Clark Live Action…

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Xbox “Lips – I Love the 80s”

Neon, sounds of Bowie ringing in your ears and those synthesizers… All cool.  All 80′s.  This new edition of LIPS is all about loving the 80′s.  How can you not with such great songs to sing along with? Creative Director/Lead Designer:  Caleb Van Winkle Director:  Matthew J. Clark DP:  Doug Hostetter Editor:  Duncan Sharp Production…

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BMGF “Reinventing the Toilet”

Four out of 10 people worldwide don’t have a safe way to poop. We partnered with with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to create this video to help spread the word and generate interest in their new initiative to expand affordable access to sanitation worldwide.  When this hit the fan, it went viral. Co-Creative…

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Xbox 360 “No Strangers”

What better way to hook up with people at a party but start singing with them?!   I dare you to give it a go.  Fun even if you’re off pitch.  This short film launched the Lips franchise, a karaoke style game on Xbox 360. Director:  Matthew J. Clark DP:  Doug Hostetter Editor:  Duncan Sharp Color…

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Microsoft “Arcade”

Old school games on the go. They call the past time “casual gaming,” but something that absorbs this much of people’s time must be something bigger than just casual. This project was a collaborative creation between StraightEIGHT Films and thenewBlank’s Bobby Hougham. Creative Director/Designer: Bobby Hougham Live Action Director/DP: Matthew J. Clark Editor: Tony Fulgham…