Abraham is a short film created by Ryan Sellick, a satirical modern take on the story of Abraham

Satirical Short Film – 2014

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This was my Advanced Narrative Film Class Final Project in Grad School. This short film was shot in RAW format using a Black Magic Cinema Camera, and edited using a round-trip process between AVID Media Composer and DaVinci Resolve. I had no prior knowledge or experience with this camera or software. The film was intended to be a satirical modern …

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Here’s a quick, intentionally low quality video I created for Mike Angel at Square Cat Vinyl to promote their annual Back Alley Ballyhoo concert in Fountain Square, Indianapolis. The video features Mike’s over-the-top social media persona, “Crazy Mike”. I filmed the video using a smartphone and edited using Adobe Premiere. Share this Project

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This is a quick, intentionally low-quality Instagram video I created for my friends in Bigfoot Yancey to help promote their album release show. Here’s a little backstory. The band scheduled an album release show at a venue in Indianapolis, and weren’t selling as many tickets as they anticipated. The week before the show, it was discovered that the venue was …

Dead Birds Adore Us Performing Acoustic Version of The Virus Music Video Production by Ryan Sellick

Music Video and Audio Recording – 2014

Ryan Audio, Music, Video

This is a promotional music video clip for my band Dead Birds Adore Us. I performed in the video, directed the video, multi-track recorded the audio, edited the video, and applied visual effects. This video was created to help promote our acoustic shows, giving our fans a taste of the sound. The video was recorded live using a few takes …

Dead Birds Adore Us Performing Acoustic Version of Ogre Ram Music Video Production by Ryan Sellick

Music Video and Audio Recording – 2014

Ryan Audio, Music, Video

This video was created to promote an unplugged acoustic show for my band Dead Birds Adore Us. We had a reputation for being an unorthodox hard rock band. When we scheduled our acoustic shows, we wanted to give fans a taste of what we sound like playing acoustic instruments. I recorded the video using several takes and two camera angles. …

Game Starr Ficticious Sketch Comedy Commercial by Ryan Sellick and Brandon Dennett

Fictitious Ad Video and Sound Design – 2012

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I partnered with Brandon Dennett to create this project for our Foundations of Digital Production Class, as part of the core Graduate Media Arts and Science program at IUPUI. The project encompassed an interactive website, a flash game, and the video shown here. We decided to do a humorous commercial using sound to tell a story. The dad finds a …

Oranje Promotional Video – 2010

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In the summer of 2010 I had the pleasure of working as an Intern for Oranje, a local Indianapolis contemporary visual arts and music festival. This promotional video captures the second “Peel Party” of the season, at Talbot Street Nightclub. This video was shot by myself and Joe Milton. I edited the video using Adobe Premiere and spiced it up …

Firstwater - Watch Me Fall music video created by Ryan Sellick

Rock Music Video Production – 2008

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I directed this video to help the Alternative Rock band Firstwater promote their first single “Watch Me Fall”. This project was a lot of fun, and a valuable learning experience. This was my first major video production! I collaborated with Firstwater and my partner Nick Rice to draft a story. We shot the video with a single Cannon GL2 camera …