Director

Amit Gupta

L.A.-based director Amit Gupta’s international upbringing has influenced his life and work immensely. Known for his strong visuals, beautiful imagery, and cinematic authenticity, Amit’s work for clients including Nike, Adidas, Google, AirBnb, Samsung, Honda, Johnnie Walker, Canon, Gillette, State Farm, LG, Mercedes, and many others, is infused with a global culture and aesthetic.

The well-traveled director has lived and worked in the U.S., as well as Europe, Asia, India, and the Middle East, where he has shot commercials, music videos, and films. Amit’ commercial work has earned him multiple awards from the American Advertising Federation, and has been screened at Cannes, GoaFest, and Spikes. His narrative projects have screened at Festivals in Chicago, Boston International, London Independent, Houston and Beverly Hills.

He studied Film and Television at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, where he earned an MFA. He also holds a BA in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to his passion for telling stories, Amit likes spending his free time skiing, riding motorcycles, and enjoying quality time with his wife and daughters in L.A.

FEATURED WORK

Ze’ev WaismannKinder Suprrise

SETH AN DEA

Ze’ev WaismannKinder Suprrise

SETH AN DEA

L.A.-based director Amit Gupta’s international upbringing has influenced his life and work immensely. Known for his strong visuals, beautiful imagery, and cinematic authenticity, Amit’s work for clients including Nike, Adidas, Google, AirBnb, Samsung, Honda, Johnnie Walker, Canon, Gillette, State Farm, LG, Mercedes, and many others, is infused with a global culture and aesthetic.

The well-traveled director has lived and worked in the U.S., as well as Europe, Asia, India, and the Middle East, where he has shot commercials, music videos, and films. Amit’ commercial work has earned him multiple awards from the American Advertising Federation, and has been screened at Cannes, GoaFest, and Spikes. His narrative projects have screened at Festivals in Chicago, Boston International, London Independent, Houston and Beverly Hills.

He studied Film and Television at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, where he earned an MFA. He also holds a BA in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to his passion for telling stories, Amit likes spending his free time skiing, riding motorcycles, and enjoying quality time with his wife and daughters in L.A.

Reps

East Coast

Kelly Flint, Sarah Lange

Midwest

Nathan Skillikorn

Heart Brains & Nerve
nathan@heartbrainsandnerve.com

South

Jack Reed

Jack Reed Reps
jack@jackreedreps.com

Music Videos

Tommy Labuda

LABUDA Reps
tommylabuda@me.com

West Coast

Lauren Schuchman

Questions

Contact us

Staff

Ze’ev Waismann

Director / Founder
zwaismann@electrafilmworks.com

Tristan Drew

Executive Producer / Founder
tristan@electrafilmworks.com

José A. Alvarez

Executive Producer
jose@electrafilmworks.com

Electra Filmworks

About Us

Electra Filmworks is a Los Angeles-based film production company that specializes in creating branded content and commercial work. Established in 2023 by Tristan and Ze’ev, the company has quickly made a name for itself in the industry for its creative and high-quality productions. Electra Filmworks has worked with various well-known brands, Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Dodge, Chevrolet, Mini Cooper, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Gerber, and ATT.

Their passion for storytelling and visual arts has been the driving force behind Electra Filmworks. They understand that in today’s world, brands need to tell compelling stories to connect with their audience. They bring their experience and expertise to every project, ensuring that each one is unique, engaging, and unforgettable.

The team at Electra Filmworks is made up of talented professionals who work collaboratively, bringing their individual expertise and creativity to the table to create something truly remarkable.

They pride themselves in their ability to craft stories that resonate with their audience while staying true to the brand’s identity. Their work has been recognized by industry experts, with several awards and nominations to their name. With their focus on innovation and creativity, they are constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible in branded content.

Electra Filmworks is a leading film production company that has set itself apart in the industry by creating compelling branded content and commercial work. With a focus on storytelling, innovation, and creativity, the company has earned a reputation for delivering high-quality productions that connect with their audience. Their passion for filmmaking and their commitment to excellence have made Electra Filmworks a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry.