This website is a joint portfolio of Philadelphia-based directors Scott J. Ross and Karl Beyer. They direct narrative films, music videos, sketch comedy, and commercial video.
You can find us via:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
Twitter: @scottrossfilm / @karlboro_reds
Instagram: @scottrossfilm / @karlbeyer
The duo's short films have been been Vimeo and Kickstarter Staff Picked and featured by The Atlantic. Their music videos for artists including Toro Y Moi, Big Freedia, Spank Rock, and Rjd2 have been featured on IFC.com, Pitchfork.com, New York Mag's Vulture blog, Stereogum, Gorilla vs. Bear, Spinner, Prefix Mag, Discobelle, and The Daily Swarm.
Karl and Scott have also served as Urban Outfitters' resident directors. In their four years there, they’ve directed or produced fashion videos, music videos, and short documentaries that have collectively garnered over six 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 the Kickstarter Film Festival, MIX NYC, FLEX Fest, and IndieGrits. Their most recent short, The Burning House, is currently screening at kickstarter.com and won a finishing funds grant from the Philadelphia Independent Film and Video Association.
Scott has also worked as cinematographer and video editor for contemporary artist Alex Da Corte since 2009. The video pieces Scott's worked on have been exhibited at prestigious venues including the Institute of Contemporary Art, MoMA and the Hammer Museum.