Hiroshi Hara

director.cinematographer

Hiroshi Hara is an award-winning filmmaker based in New York City whose work has been screened at film festivals around the world. He was raised in Los Angeles, where he first became engrossed by the power of images and storytelling after he was given his first mini-DV camera, and started making short films and music videos with his friends. Since then, his passion for film has blossomed into a career, prompting his move from California to New York, where he continues to write, direct and shoot today.   Hiroshi's work experience has included narrative and documentary features, commercials, and television. He is currently involved in several narrative feature film projects.

Hiroshi Hara is an award-winning filmmaker based in New York City whose work has been screened at film festivals around the world. He was raised in Los Angeles, where he first became engrossed by the power of images and storytelling after he was given his first mini-DV camera, and started making short films and music videos with his friends. Since then, his passion for film has blossomed into a career, prompting his move from California to New York, where he continues to write, direct and shoot today.

Hiroshi's work experience has included narrative and documentary features, commercials, and television. He is currently involved in several narrative feature film projects.

 

CLIENT LIST

DIRECTING

  • Ramen Culture (Web Content)

  • Ampersand & Goods Co. (commercial)

  • Reclaim Arbor (commercial)

  • Tzu Chi Foundation "One More Candle to the Light" music video

  • Shrinkage (TV Series)

  • Jordan's Jackhammer (short film)

  • Mother's Day Tribute (short film)

  • Mental Illness on Trial (short documentary film)

  • Voices (feature documentary)

  • Riggsyfort - "GMDGT" (music video)

  • Doritos - "Choking Grandma" (commercial)

  • SBR Swim - "Pregnant Swimmer" tutorial (web content)

  • Heelys Shoes (commercial)

  • Hands (short film)

  • Geico (commercial)

  • Geico (commercial)

  • Red Cross (PSA)

  • Excedrin (commercial)

  • AARP (commercial)

  • For Jie (short film)

  • Ugly Truth, Pretty Lies (short film)

  • The Light (short film)

  • The Cake (short film)

CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • Amazon Echo (commercial)

  • Directing Rhoda (documentary feature)

  • IBM Talking Heads (commercial)

  • AT&T Anthem (commercial)

  • Scraps Season 2 (TV series)

  • Don’t Write Me Off (narrative short)

  • 99U Conference (Live Event)

  • Sophia (short film)

  • The Ride (short film)

  • The Whisperer (short film)

  • LG Electronics (commercial)

  • Giving Me Life (Web Series)

  • Bombay Sapphire Gin (Commercial)

  • Soul Cycle (Commercial)

  • SCRAPS (TV Series)

  • Like a Rolling Stones: Life of Ben Fong-Torres (feature documentary)

  • Univision Communications - FLAMA "Telenovela Obsession" (web series)

  • Minor Apocalypse "Camp Wedding" (feature film)

  • Starr Films Productions "ReDo" (short film)

  • Sakura (short film)

  • Shrinkage (TV Series)

  • Among Us (TV Movie)

  • Masha Time (TV Movie)

  • "The Harvest" (short film)

  • "Amalgamated Bank" (commercial)

  • "Voices" (feature documentary)

  • Starr Films Productions "Confession" (short film)

  • "Takers" (episodic TV)

  • PPAS "Poetry Out Loud" (promo)

  • Thomson Reuters "Legal Executive Institute" (corporate video)

  • Thomson Reuters "Taxologist NYC" (live event)

  • Thomson Reuters "TechVision NY" (corporate video)

  • Show the Good Productions "Clinton Global Initiative" (promo)

  • Rain Media "Alibaba IPO Roadshow" (corporate video)

  • Misanthropictures "Karen & the Sorrows" (music video)

  • Sameer Films "CITY MD" (commercial)

  • Fathom Productions "Bedford Slims" (commercial)

  • Misanthropictures "UltiMed" (commercial)

  • Thomson Reuters "Samsung" (commercial)

  • Misanthropictures "CJM Financial Management" (commercial)

  • Misanthropictures "Zombaby" (short film)

  • Our Sabertooth Brains "This Time" (music video)

  • Conde Naste Traveler "Chase Sapphire Rewards - Cape Cod" (promo)

  • Goodface Films "The Quitter" (feature film, 2nd unit photography)

  • Goodface Films "Danielle and Jennifer - 'The First Time You See Me'" (music video)

  • Unarmed Media "The Lone Bellow: Return to Brooklyn" (short documentary music video)

  • Chiron Films "Birthday Crashers" (short film)

  • Unarmed Media "Deepak Chopra: Perceptions" (original series)

  • Conde Naste Traveler "Chase Sapphire Rewards - Lake Powell" (promo)

  • Conde Naste Traveler "Chase Sapphire Rewards - Yosemite" (promo)

  • "El Cuco" (short film)

  • Waking Lights "The Sounds" (music video)

  • Unarmed Media "Kate Earl: Stronger" (short documentary music video)

  • Minor Apocalypse "Bowes Academy" (short film)

  • Conde Naste Traveler "Land Rover USA" (promo)

  • "Bubble Girl" (short film)

  • Danny Jive Films "Shit Butter Lovers Say" (commercial)

  • Room 5 Films "This Old House" (web series)

  • Thomson Reuters "CLEAR for Government Fraud" (commercial)

  • Thomson Reuters "CLEAR for Enhanced Due Diligence" (commercial)

  • Long Stocking Productions "Dadi" (short film)

  • W Magazine "Elizabeth Olsen/Melissa McCarthy/Octavia Spencer" (web content)

  • Island Bound Productions "Stephen Jones" (feature documentary)

  • Delano Davis Productions "The Porterhouse" (teaser trailer)

  • "Metamorpenis" (short film)

  • "The Audition" (short film)

  • "A Piece of Cake" (short film)

  • Room 5 Films "This Old House - Team Saturday" (web series)

  • Unarmed Media "Share the Mic: Kyle Cousins" (short documentary music video)

  • "Only One" (short film)

  • "Flowing Yellow" (short film)

  • Room 5 Films "Diller & Scofidio" (promo)

  • "Dreams of White Elephant" (short film)

  • Last Pictures "Makin' It" (original series pilot)

  • "Corinthian Radiology" (commercial)

  • Last Pictures "Maidenform" (commercial)

  • "Fragments of the World" (short film)

  • "The Laundry Room" (short film)

  • "Credit Suisse" (promo)

  • "Blur" (short film)

  • "Lola's Resolution" (short film)