This website is a joint portfolio of Philadelphia-based directors and frequent collaborators Scott Ross and Karl Beyer. They direct narrative films, music videos, sketch comedy, and commercial videos. Please write to us at scott [at] scottandkarl.tv!
The duo (represented by Project Fathom) has directed music videos for artists including Toro Y Moi, Big Freedia, Spank Rock, Rjd2, Holiday Shores, Saadi, and Sweatheart, which you may have seen on sites such as IFC.com, Pitchfork.tv, New York Mag's Vulture blog, Spike Jonze's We Love You So, Stereogum, Gorilla vs. Bear, Spinner, Prefix Mag, Discobelle, and The Daily Swarm.
Scott and Karl also work as video producers at Urban Outfitters’ Philadelphia headquarters. In their two years there, they’ve directed or produced fashion videos, music videos, and short documentaries that have collectively garnered over three million views on the brand's Vimeo and YouTube pages.
The duo's short films have also screened and won awards at several international film festivals, including MIX NYC, FLEX Fest, and IndieGrits. Their most recent short, The Burning House, recently won a finishing funds grant from the Philadelphia Independent Film and Video Association.
Scott also servers as cinematographer and video editor for grant-winning contemporary artist Alex Da Corte. The video pieces Scott has been hired to shoot have gone on to screen at prestigious venues including the MoMA and the Hammer Museum.