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 blurring the line between commercial and editorial. The result is an awe-inspiring collection of work illustrating stories that are visually and emotionally moving.
Schrunk most recently directed the Emmy award-winning feature documentary, Blood Road, sold-out at hundreds of screenings worldwide & winning Grand Jury awards at numerous festivals. It's been praised by reviews from the LA Times, Huffington Post, Access Hollywood, USA Today, Sports Illustrated & ESPN.
Additional accolades include the Webby award for "Best Online Sports Film" for his skateboard film “Perspective”, directing the retirement campaign for ski-racing legend Lindsey Vonn and published work for his cinematography and production design in American Cinematographer. Additionally, Schrunk’s directed stories for Audi, Cadillac, Nike, Under Armour, GoPro, Garmin, Oakley, and NBC.
Resume & references available upon request.
Watch Blood Road film online here.