American Express “The Bunny”
Nike “Say Boom”
Converse “History Made and in the Making”
Nike “Human Chain”
Run The Jewels “Legend Has It”
Brian Beletic began directing for MTV the moment he graduated from film school. Through a prolific string of innovative promos and films, he quickly became one of MTV’s top in-house directors, and significantly contributed to the launch of MTV2.
As a filmmaker Beletic strives for authenticity, impact, and imagination. His work is epic in scope but intimate in detail – his wide range of genres and styles reflect his extensive interests – and the ambitious eye with which he sees the world. Over the course of his impressive career he has worked with the best cinematographers, production designers, and editors in the business. He cultivates and treasures those creative relationships.
Beletic has directed music videos for artists including The Black Eyed Peas, Fatboy Slim, Basement Jaxx, CeeLo Green, and Run The Jewels; earning him multiple MVPA and MTV Awards. Creating over 450 commercials and music videos for the world’s elite brands such as Nike, Coca-Cola, Adidas, Levi’s, Samsung, Jordan, Converse, Beats By Dre and Xbox – Brian’s films have garnered a wealth of Cannes Gold Lions, AICPs, Clios, Ciclope and an Emmy.
Most recently, Brian directed a series of films for American Express in celebration of small business owners. Hilarious and entertaining, the films bring Beletic back to his uniquely comedic roots, showcasing his strong command of tone, storytelling and craft.
Brian exploded onto the scene at the apex of the music video boom and continues to command with the same poise, clarity and confidence. He’s a student of the craft who uses every outing to refine his skill and evolve as an artist. There’s an athleticism and bombast to his work without sacrificing the tactile, human touch. He’s one of the most genuine and thoughtful people, eager and enthusiastic to share his knowledge and passion for filmmaking.