Phil has a passion for sharing stories through film. He got his start in Nashville making music videos for local artists, and then headed to Chicago to work in advertising while earning degrees in digital cinema and design. He has a love for people and cities, and now resides in NYC as the owner of the production group Artifact Creative.
He also co-founded New Focus Network, an OTT network disrupting the online media space by dedicating themselves to positive programming and social good. When Phil isn't behind a camera you can find him earning frequent flyer miles, cheering on the Nashville Predators, and in the crowd at a Brooklyn concert.
Press & Awards
1st Place - INDIA IS Global Film Festival - 2014
Chicago Award - CineYouth Film Festival - 2013
1st Place - Visual Arts - Union League Civic & Arts Foundation Chicago - 2012
Best Cinematography - Nashville 48-Hour Film Festival - 2011
1st Place Animation - MTSU Film Festival - 2011
Student Emmy - Directing - Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-South - 2011
Student Emmy - Animation - Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-South - 2011
1st Place - Directing - Williamson Film Festival - 2011
Best Cinematographer - Madison Awards - 2011
Best Short Film - Madison Awards - 2011
Best Music Video - Madison Awards - 2011
Best Animation - Madison Awards - 2011
Best Promo - Madison Awards - 2011