Director, Cinematographer, Editor

About

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Aaron Craig

Aaron Craig is a an explorer of the world, who likes to capture images in motion to share with others. He's been filming, editing, and creating since he was a child. His passion for film originated when he and his brother would film on the railroad tracks behind their house. Ever since then he's been pursuing filmmaking whole-heartedly.

After moving to New York City in 2006 and interning at Saturday Night Live, Aaron has had the pleasure of directing videos for bands such as Sufjan Stevens, The Cold War Kids, Son Lux, The Welcome Wagon, Andy Mineo and more. He's also directed videos for companies such as Microsoft, Nicorette, Squarespace, RedBull, and many more.

Recently, he's had the pleasure of filming all around the world, including documentaries based out of Iceland, Ireland, and Alaska, Colombia and the short film "Dropped" which is currently in the festival circuit. 

Aaron is also a co-founder of We Are Films, a film production company which began in 2011 and has serviced clients worldwide.

Awards & Features

Vimeo Staff Pick for Sufjan Stevens's "I'll Be Home For Christmas"

Featured speaker at Apple Store NYC during TriBeCa Film Festival speaker series

Featured on Pitchfork, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Stereogum, Paiste, Slate, and Spin Magazine

Featured in Summer 2013 issue of Conscious Magazine

Cannes Short Film Corner for short film "Speak Of The Lights"

Contact

Aaron@wearefilmsny.com
214-808-4612