The first video in a series presented by Public Records and TELUS.
Matt Leaf is a Vancouver based Director and Cinematographer. His first industry job was as a betacam operator for MTV Canada where he worked with artists from Jay Z to Marilyn Manson to Ben Affleck. Matt’s portfolio includes projects for: Universal Music, CTV, MTV, Much Music, EMI, OLN, OWN, Red Bull, 604 Records and more. He has worked as a writer, producer, editor, and has goals of becoming a staff writer for “South Park”.
When making a music video on a small budget, Matt recommends:
• Be inspired by the band and collaborate on ideas
• Know your craft and be prepared
• Communicate your plan to the team
• Be flexible
• Your social network is a great resource