m ss g p eces is the new wave production and entertainment company inspired by the limitless potential of storytelling and technology. We provide production and creative services to likeminded collaborators. Since 2005, we’ve hand-crafted stories and experiences that celebrate the human spirit, innovation, art and culture.
We create original content and commercials across all mediums with some of the best storytellers in the world, supported by an extraordinary network of production and post-production talent.
Community Films was founded by EP’s Lizzie Schwartz (from Moxie and Miramax before that), and Carl Swan (from Hello!) who love the intersection between film, television, and advertising. They push themselves to sign the most contemporary talent while keeping their well known directors’ bodies of work varied and relevant.
IDENTITY - From its inception, Identity has painstakingly built a brand and reputation based on their visual sophistication, individuality, and refreshing creativity. Identity’s curated roster of highly innovative and unique directors are sought after all over the world. Identity has made its mark on award-winning work for clients such as Samsung, L’Oreal, Tiffany, Gillette and Lexus, creating an environment where creativity continuously flourishes. Headlining the visual-style genre, Identity’s directors cover the complete range of storytelling and lifestyle.
Identity thrives in an open forum loft located in Manhattan’s meatpacking district. At this collective, it is not unusual to find directors collaborating on others’ projects. It’s all part of the company credo to have a great time doing remarkable work in a relaxed atmosphere.
HouseSpecial, formerly LAIKA/house, can make anything move. In tandem with their animation expertise, the studio’s creative team is well-known for their ability to integrate design and develop characters that push brand narratives beyond the expected for clients like Sony, Jose Cuervo, Target, M&M’S, Honey Nut Cheerios, Honda and FOX Sports. This Portland-based crew of artists is guided by their infectious passion for storytelling and an obsession to bring wonder to every commercial collaboration.
Noble is a continually evolving studio producing commercials, music videos and short films. The studio features a talented group of artists that produce unique styles of animation. Each artist or collective works in a distinct style, for which they are considered one of the finest in the industry. We offer a wide range of styles of filmmaking including, live action, 2D, 3D & stop motion animation, as well as mixed media. We love storytelling, and creating films that inspire, inform, innovate, and winning an award or two along the way doesn’t hurt.
OPTIMUS is a Chicago-based creative studio with a deep roster of experienced professionals, from Editors, Designers and Audio Engineers to Color, VFX and Finish, we pride ourselves on working collaboratively and proactively on every project.
ONE at Optimusrepresents a diverse team of award-winning directors that deliver top-notch commercial work and branded content. Together with OPTIMUS, ONE offers all production services from shoot through post, under one roof - a singular streamlined creative force.
Commais an award-winning, full-service, music & sound company based in Chicago. We began in the original music world and have since added a curated online catalog filled with just that, original music. Additionally, our post audio expertise extends for more than a decade as does our supervision/sync experience. Comma's talented collective of composers, music supervisors and engineers work together to create the ideal soundscape for your project. Our music, mixes and sound design can be heard in commercials for a wide range of brands, including State Farm, McDonald’s, Nissan, Microsoft, Nike, Nintendo, and Apple. Comma is led by managing director Bonny Dolan and CCO Larry Pecorella.