Michael Koerbel

Director. Editor. Storyteller.

Michael Koerbel


Michael Koerbel has been featured in Adweek, Creativity, SHOOT magazine, the New York Times, CNN, The Guardian, PBS, NPR, USA Today, and by Apple – as well as hundreds of other publications highlighting his commercial and narrative work using the iPhone and action cams such as GoPro. He has traveled around the world on the topic, and has spoken at The Academy of Arts and Sciences, SAG, the DGA, TEDx, and SXSW.

You will always find Michael at the cutting edge of technology, whether it be with the latest VR camera, VFX plug-in, or augmented filmmaking (such as was used to make the movie Avatar). Check out Michael's iPhone work here.

The point is, whatever task you're looking for Michael to accomplish, he won't disappoint.


Clients

  • 20th Century Fox
  • Ally Bank
  • Anani Jeans
  • Applebee's
  • AXE
  • Buick
  • Bush's Beans
  • Chrysler
  • Coca-Cola
  • Disney
  • ESPN
  • Fiat
  • Fitbit
  • Honda
  • Jaguar
  • Johnnie-O
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Lionsgate
  • Mattel
  • mike's Hard Lemonade
  • Milliman Financial
  • MLB
  • NASCAR
  • NBA
  • NCAA
  • Neff
  • NVEnergy
  • Porsche
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Samsung
  • Scion
  • T-Mobile
  • Teleflex
  • Toyota

Awards

2013
Cannes Gold Media Lion, AXE Apollo Campaign (“Nothing Beats An Astronaut”)
2013
Cannes Silver Integrated Campaign Lion, AXE Apollo Campaign (“Nothing Beats An Astronaut”)
2012
Silver Effie, Porsche (“It’s A Magical Life”)

Education

MFA in Directing at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts