David M. Cohen

Director/Producer

Best known for: Verite-style documentaries, commercials, and corporate films, featuring interviews with everyone from students to CEOs to astronauts.

Proudest Moments: Every single time a client proudly signs off on the final cut of a film, knowing it will be shared with the world.

Inspired by: Visiting locations all over the world and finding the most beautiful ways to share them through film.

Specialties: Interviewing people from all walks of life, and getting them to open up and deliver deep and honest portraits of themselves.

Prior Lives: David has been producing and directing for nearly two decades, working in television, documentary, commercial and corporate production. His television work has been across multiple networks, including a documentary on anti-aging medicine for HBO, a wedding series for ABC, and the PBS series Wealthtrack and Planet Forward.

Recently, David worked on a 3D educational documentary on space exploration, filming at both Kennedy and Johnson Space Centers. David directed a series of commercials for NX Level, featuring NFL players J.J. Watt, DeAndre Levy and Kevin Zeitler, and produced commercials for the U.S. Tennis Association’s U.S. Open Series featuring Serena and Venus Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, among others. David began his career in music television, including shows featuring such stars as David Bowie, Sting, Billy Joel, Tony Bennett, Elvis Costello, and Neil Diamond. On the corporate side, David has worked for such clients as Hess, American Express, Coty, CIT, IBM, Morgan Stanley, Pfizer, Rockefeller University and E*Trade.