Nicholas Schrunk is an Emmy award-winning feature film and commercial director focusing on action and adventure storytelling. Utilizing his technical background in both science and design, Schrunk combines a reason-driven process with traditional visual design principles illustrating stories that are visually and emotionally moving.
Schrunk directed the award-winning feature documentary, Blood Road. Nominated for Emmy awards in outstanding cinematography, sound mixing and winning the Emmy for outstanding art-direction & graphic design. It’s sold-out hundreds of screenings worldwide & won Grand Jury awards at numerous festivals along with praise from LA Times, Huffington Post, Access Hollywood, USA Today, Sports Illustrated & ESPN.
Additional accolades include the Webby award for "Best Online Sports Film" for his film “Perspective”, awarded best ads of 2019 by Google for his work with ski-racing legend Lindsey Vonn, and featured for his cinematography and filmmaking methods in American Cinematographer. Additionally, Schrunk’s directed stories for Audi, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Nike, Under Armour, Oakley, and NBC.
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