Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Paul is a bi-coastal visual storyteller known for his cinematic, raw and emotive human portraits across commercials, documentaries, and films. Paul’s contemporary and intimate style of filmmaking combines a visceral, documentary look with a highly polished cinematic feel.
Paul has a background as a commercial editor and cinematographer so it’s not surprising that all his shots are carefully selected and beautifully composed.
He has directed commercials and content for brands including Airbnb, Verizon, Procter & Gamble, Instagram, PNC Bank, Fidelity Investments, DeWalt, Ryot, Huff Post, and more.
He has been featured in Adweek, Shots Magazine, Shoot Magazine, Boards Magazine, The Huffington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Atlantic Monthly, Paste Magazine, Filmmaker Magazine, and IndieWire Magazine.
Paul has written and directed numerous acclaimed award winning short films. His last three films world premiered in competition at the Tribeca Film Festival. His films have also been selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick four times.
His latest VR/360 spots were produced in collaboration with Huff Post and Ryot Media and received millions of views.
His debut feature film was shot in the U.S. and Africa. The film will complete production in the fall of 2019.