An award winning creative, Nick has been behind the camera since he could walk. The son of a cult Spanish film director, Nick's path to film-making was inevitable.
Devoted to great storytelling and inspired teamwork, Nick is always pushing Small Giant to embrace the principles of high-end cinema, both past and present.
A veteran of broadcast promo (HISTORY, A&E, LIFETIME, FYI, HISTORIA EN ESPAÑOL, BBC-A, SUNDANCE, FOOD, TruTV), Nick also brings 15 years of creative experience to bear on all Small Giant's projects.
Whether he's directing or co-directing our shoots, writing copy, overseeing edits, or managing a grade, Nick is at the heart of all Small Giant's work.
Solomon Schechman is a powerful filmmaker who’s making his mark on numerous doc projects in 2018 (Rapture on
Netflix, etc). Solomon’s ability to blend old and new technologies on set is a spellbinding gift. His knowledge of our equipment and workflow keeps us nimble and on the bleeding edge.
Sam is both our Production Manager and Studio Manager, and his unique experience both managing our roster and overseeing our stage gives him a unique vantage point over everything we do. An experienced key grip and gaffer to boot, Sam is a multi-talented filmmaker who adds invaluable depth to all our projects.
Jake has been grading for over 30 years, and his wealth of knowledge has had a vast influence on Small Giant. Whether it's our understanding of color science, ideal exposure, or the finer points of high end color correction, Jake has mentored us at every step. A prodigious talent with impeccable craft and taste, Jake can turn even the most challenged footage into homespun gold.
Michael Kardis has been editing trailers and spots for 20 years, and his combination of rare experience and raw talent makes him an unbeatable creative partner. From shoot spots, to promo campaigns, to agency projects, Michael adds his signature touch to everything we deliver, and oversees our entire post team.