sebastian conley

Sebastian Conley

Sebastian Conley is an Emmy-winning director who has created viral videos and innovative web content for clients such as the NHL, Nintendo, Subway, and Sports Illustrated Online. While at Catman & Mary Productions, Sebastian was instrumental in the creation of Subway's online viral comedy channel The channel featured over fifty short videos and animations, many of which Sebastian directed and animated himself.

Sebastian co-directed and animated the online micro-series 'Being Stanley' which depicted the fictional life of the Stanley Cup in Trophy Land and which won a broadband Emmy in 2007.

As president of Sebastian's Factory, Sebastian directed and produced over a hundred web episodes for Condé Nast's blog network in 2008. The Daily Special won an honorable mention at the 2008 Webby Awards.

A motion graphics and animation expert, Sebastian studied traditional cell animation at the Hanna Barbera Cuckoo's Nest production studio in Taiwan. He has illustrated five books and his cartoons have appeared on Good Morning America and in MAD magazine.

Sebastian received an MFA in film writing and directing from Columbia and graduated cum laude from Harvard.

Ben Conley is a director of photography, editor and producer.

Ben has produced videos for a range of clients including Condé Nast and Subway. In 2008 he shot a news story for ABC on location in Indonesia. His production experience also includes work for MTV and VH1.

While in film class at UCLA, Benjamin produced, directed and edited his first short film Taken in 2007. A native Californian, Benjamin is a graduate of UC Berkeley.