- Photo: Angel Morales
- Melvin Estrella is a storyteller who uses film, video and photography to share interesting stories about the people, places and things around us. For the past 20 years he has worked in numerous capacities within the independent film arena as well as within commercial, television, and non-profit media production: from directing and producing, to cinematography, line producing, and casting.
Clients have included Banana Republic, ESPN2 (It’s the Shoes), Filmlance Sweden (The Last Contract), Daniel Fridell (Beneath the Surface), Galavision, H&M, 3rd Edge Communications, David Lipman Advertising, Grupo Islita (Costa Rica), Hock Films New York, House Films, Mad Dogs and Englishman, Make a Wish, Nick at Nite, Rivals.com, Anders Skoog, TV-One, and Bobby Womack.
Melvin shot and produced the award-winning documentary, The Dodgers Sym-Phony and upcoming feature-length documentary, Gringo Trails. He is also the director of photography on the documentary-in-progress Wall Street in the Black. He also serves on curatorial committee for the celebrated storytelling venue, The Moth.
© 2012 Melvin Estrella. Reproduction without the expressed written consent of Melvin Estrella is forbidden.