Perspective Interview

Sat down with filmmaker Mike Crocker to recap 2021.

USC TV Commercial

Role: Director

So quick story…I moved to LA in 2019 to go to USC’s Film School…well I actually never went to film school so two years later I directed a commercial for the entire university.

Why Not?

Role: Director/Writer

Description: Wrote and directed Jordan Brand’s first ever short film for Russell Westbrooks’s Why Not? Campaign. I can’t show the world the film yet..I’m trying to make it a TV Series lol. You can peep the trailer on my IG (here) In the meantime we got some pretty cool billboards across from Staples Center and Madison Square Garden.

Press: Variety

Top Class The Life And Times Of The Sierra Canyon Trailblazers Season 2

Role: Director

Ran it back for Season 2…however things got a little more personal this time around.

Stream: Amazon Prime + IMDB TV

Press: The Source | The Athletic

Look At Us – Goapele & Rexx Life Raj

Role: Director

Production Company: Proximity

I feel like music videos for movies are always special in their own unique way. It was dope to direct the video for Goapele and Rexx Life Raj’s song “Look at Us” for the Hulu Original Documentary Film “Homeroom”.

Top Class: The Life and Times of the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers

Role: Director

Traveled around the country and made a pretty cool doc series about some superstar teenagers…and made a few Tik Toks as well.

Stream: Amazon Prime + IMDB TV

Press: Deadline.com  |  USA Today

Turn Me Up-CARI

Role: Director

Had some fun with some friends on a late night in Downtown LA.

EL GRAN-CARI

Role: Director

Cari is the new movement, the new wave, the new sound, he’s the storm that people don’t see coming.

Destroy Doubt

Role: Creative Director, Co-Director
Client: US Nike Football

Went on tour with Antonio Brown this summer, as he inspired kids to fight those crazy ass doubts in their head.

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Through Your Eyes

Role: Director, Art Director

After finding out my good friend Osiel Mendoza was diagnosed with ALS I wanted to dedicate this film to him. The search for normality found in struggle, family + community. Two stories are told in hopes of reaching equality. Not only in opportunity, but life.