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DIRECTOR CREDITS

FEATURE FILM

CALLER ID - In Post Production

MUSIC VIDEOSS

SEKOU w/ QUAZ and SPRAGGA BENZ (Rhythymwise) Black Gold
ZAKK WYLDE'S BLACK LABEL SOCIETY (Artemis) Blood Is Thicker Than Water, Fire It Up, In This River, Suicide Messiah
NINE INCH NAILS (TVT) Head Like a Hole / Down In It
- MTV Buzz Clip / Nominated MTV Awards
LIVING COLOUR (Sony/Epic) Auslander
- MTV Buzz Clip / Nominated MTV Awards
SOUNDGARDEN (A&M) Jesus Christ Pose / Rusty Cage
- MTV Buzz Clip
SCREAMING TREES (Epic) Nearly Lost You
- MTV Buzz Clip
TEENAGE FAN CLUB (DGC Records) The Concept
- MTV Buzz Clip
PUBLIC ENEMY/ANTHRAX (Island) Bring The Noise
- Nominated MTV Awards
CLAWFINGER (MVG) Pin Me Down
- MTV BUZZ CLIP UK, Nominated MTV Awards
ROXY SAINT w/ QOTSA(Simple Fly) Firecracker, Humans, Superstars
DJ SWAMP (Decadent) Plastic Surgery
ELLEE VEN (Hot Sauce) Wasted, Uncover You, Lift Me Up, JFL
MANKIND LIBERATION FRONT (Sony) Warm.Strong.Numb.
MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO (Play It Again Sam) Mindstream
THE YOUNG GODS (Interscope) Kissing The Sun
DICK DALE (MCA) The Wedge Paradisio
KMFDM (Wax Trax!) Vogue, Drug Against War
KILLING JOKE (Noise Intl/RCA) Money Is Not Our God
BEFORE DARK with SOLE (RCA) Baby
WILD ORCHID (RCA) Be Mine
MANIC ST. PREACHERS (Sony UK) Roses In The Hospital
FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY (RoadRunner) Millenium
POSTER CHILDREN (Warner Bros.) Junior Citizen
IAN McNABB w/ CRAZY HORSE (This Way Up) Prepared To Dream
LUISA (Caliente) Me Enamoro Mas
RaBORN (R5K) Roots and Culture
BRIAN MAY of QUEEN (Hollywood Records) Resurrection
LOW POP SUICIDE (World Domination) Kiss Your Lips
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY (Relativity) Dance of the Dead
INFECTIOUS GROOVES (Sony/Epic) These Freaks Are Here To Party
SON OF BAZERK (Soul/MCA) Change The Style
YOUNG BLACK TEENAGERS (Soul/MCA) Loud and Hard to Hit
K SOLO (Atlantic) Spellbound / Fugitive
MR.LEE (Jive/RCA) Get Busy
THE ROSEMARYS (20th Century FOX) Catherine
SKID ROW (Atlantic) Monkey Business/Slave to the Grind
MEGADETH (Capitol) Skin Of My Teeth/Holy Wars/ Go To Hell
GILBY CLARKE w/ SLASH (Virgin) Tijuana Jail
DIE WARZAU (Fiction) Funkopolis
NAPALM DEATH (Sony / Epic) A Plague Rages
TREPONEM PAL (Roadrunner) Pushing You Too Far
REVCO (Wax Trax) Stainless Steel Providers
MINISTRY (Sire) Stigmata/ Flashback / Burning Inside

COMMERCIAL PROMOS

MATTEL (Ogilvy) “Hot Wheels World Race”, “My Hot Wheels” “Barbie Electronics”, “Make It Cool”
HEWLETT PACKARD (Heaven) “Power of Invention”
EASTPAK (Hardline) ‘Pak Head”
KAWASAKI (Bozell)“Green Blurs”
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION “On Guard”
MGE (Perfect) “Feel The Heat”
OSMOSIS JONES (Warner Bros.) Feature Promo Film

LONG FORM VIDEO and DVD

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY "The European Invasion, Doom Troopin' Live"
ROXY SAINT (SimpleFly) Underground Personality Tapes
CALIFORNIA TAN (CalTan, Inc.) Smart Selling
ULTIMATE SURVEILLANCE
MINISTRY (Warner Bros.) In Case You Didn’t Show Up
MEGADETH (Capitol) The Home Video

 

ERIC A. ZIMMERMAN

Eric has a successful track record working in various capacities throughout his career. He has brought his creativity and technical ability to reality series, documentaries, films, and music videos, as a Director, Editor, Cinematographer, Writer, and Producer.

After graduating with a BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago, he created breakthrough music videos for bands such as Nine Inch Nails, Ministry, and Soundgarden, and Living Colour. He directed "Head Like A Hole" for NIN which became known as an influential music video, this clip is listed as one of the MTV Top 10 Buzz Clips of all time. He received a MTV-Billboard Awards nomination as "Best New Director" for NIN's "Down In It". He also was awarded the Silver Hugo Award at the Chicago International Film Festival for Soundgarden’s "Jesus Christ Pose". Zimmerman received 3 nominations for the MTV-Billboard awards and has directed 6 MTV Buzz Clips.

Recently music video and DVD releases include Zakk Wylde's Black Label Society "Blood Is Thicker Than Water", and an epic 2-Disc DVD, "The European Invasion, Doom Troopin' Live". The DVD debuted at #4 in UK. It features concerts in UK and Paris, as well as an hour long tour documentary and behind-the-scenes footage.

In addition to his directorial accomplishments, he has done many high profile editing and post production projects. He worked with Eminem cutting the breakout "My Name Is" music video which won "Best New Artist Video" on the MTV Awards (400+ spins on MTV). Eric also has edited several feature music documentaries; the critically-acclaimed "Better Living Through Circuitry (Cleopatra Films) explored the techno-rave music culture, and "Rhythm and Smoke" (Tuareg Films) took us deep into the origins of Cuban cigars, music, and lifestyle. He also worked as an editor and post production consultant on "Nature Boy" a 30-minute HDTV film based on the Nat King Cole story exec-produced by Wesley Snipes. He also edited the television documentary "Targeted: The Engineer" for The History Channel, nominated for the IDA Awards. He also edited on "Lil' Kim Coutndown to Lockdown" , "DMX, Soul of a Man" , and "Keyshia Cole The Way It Is", three of the most highly-rated shows ever for BET. Recently he was Supervising Editor, and also wrote and directed scenes for the hit series "Snoop Dogg's Father Hood" on the E! Channel.

He recently travelled to Bali, Indonesia, to direct "Explore The Unknown", a new documentary / docudrama / reality project in development with explorer Douchan Gersi, author of the books "Faces In The Smoke", and "Explorer".

Zimmerman is currently finishing up post production on "CALLER ID" a psychological science fiction movie based on real phone machine messages.

 


EDITORIAL / POST PRODUCTION CREDITS

TELEVISION

SNOOP DOGG'S FATHER HOOD (E!)
FAT MARCH (ABC)
KEYSHIA COLE - The Way It Is, Family Reunion (BET)
DMX, Soul of a Man (BET)
COUNTDOWN TO LOCKDOWN Lil Kim (BET)
WICKEDLY PERFECT (CBS)
NANNY 911 (FOX)
RENOVATE MY FAMILY (FOX)
TARGETED (HISTORY CHANNEL)
TRUE WARRIORS (HISTORY CHANNEL)
The KEENAN IVORY WAYANS SHOW (FOX)
MTV UNDERCOVER FANATIC (MTV) Reality
ELITE SUPERMODEL LOOK, (All American TV) Fashion
CHROMIUM BLUE (SHOWTIME)
ARRANGED MARRIAGE (HBO/Playboy)
SURF CHANNEL (Surf Channel) TV Pilot
SUPERBRAWL (Tahi Ent.) Ultimate Fighting show
THE EDGE (Viacom) Animated Comedy Series
NIGHTFLIGHT (USA NETWORK) Video Art Show

FEATURE FILMS

BETTER LIVING THROUGH CIRCUITRY(Cleopatra Films) Rave Documentary
HABANA: RHYTHM and SMOKE (Pioneer DVD) Afro-Cuban Music Documentary
RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS The Film (Original Films)
NATURE BOY / Nat King Cole Story / Wesley Snipes (Ahmen Ra)

MUSIC VIDEOS

EMINEM (Interscope) My Name Is Slim Shady, Role Model
-MTV AWARDS Best New Artist Video
PUBLIC ENEMY/ANTHRAX (Island) Bring The Noise
- Nominated MTV Awards
Living Colour (Sony/Epic) Auslander
- MTV Buzz Clip, Nominated MTV Awards
SOUNDGARDEN (A&M) Jesus Christ Pose, Rusty Cage
- MTV BUZZ CLIP
NINE INCH NAILS (TVT) Head Like a Hole, Down In It
- MTV BUZZ CLIP
SCREAMING TREES (Epic) Nearly Lost You
- MTV BUZZ CLIP
TEENAGE FAN CLUB (DGC Records) The Concept
- MTV BUZZ CLIP
CLAWFINGER (MVG) Pin Me Down
- MTV BUZZ CLIP, Nominated MTV Awards
LIVE (MCA) Sept.11th Video
MARY J. BLIGE (MCA) No More Drama MTV TRL Promo
MYA w/ Dru Hill (Geronimo) It’s All About Me
TONI BRAXTON (LaFace) You Make Me High
K-CI and JO JO (Sony) from “Bulletproof”
COOLIO (Profile) My 64
BRENDA RUSSELL (Hidden Beach) Walking in New York
MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO (Play It Again Sam) Mindstream
INFECTIOUS GROOVES (Sony / Epic) Freaks Are Here To Party
THE YOUNG GODS (Interscope) Kissing The Sun
POSTER CHILDREN (WarnerBros.) Junior Citizen
IAN McNABB w/ CRAZY HORSE (This Way Up) Prepared To Dream
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY (Relativity) Dance of the Dead
MANIC ST. PREACHERS (Sony UK) Roses In The Hospital
BRIAN MAY (Hollywood Records) Resurrection
GILBY CLARKE w/SLASH (Virgin) Tijuana Jail
KMFDM (Wax Trax!) Vogue, Drug Against War
MINISTRY (Sire) Stigmata / Flashback / Burning Inside
FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY (Wax Trax) Iceolate
PRONG (Sony/Epic) Prove You Wrong (Foetus Edit)
I MOTHER EARTH (Capitol/EMI) Rain Will Fall
YOUNG BLACK TEENAGERS (Soul/MCA) Loud and Hard to Hit
K SOLO (Atlantic) Spellbound / Fugitive
REEl2REAL (EMI) Jazz It Up
BEFORE DARK (RCA) Baby
AZ YET (Sony) Song from Nutty Professor

COMMERCIALS and PROMOS

MATTEL(Ogilvy) Hot Wheels, Fashion Magic, Fingernail Fun, Hair Wrapper, Cabbage Patch Kids, Rings and Things, E-Doption Kids, Barbie Electronics
APPLE COMPUTER (TWBA/ChiatDay) Steve Jobs Macworld Display
EARTHLINK (TWBA/Chiat/Day) Kiosk Presentation
KAWASAKI (Bozell) Good Times
BAUER-EASTPAK (Three Dot) Hard Line
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION (Citizen) On Guard
INFINTI (Chiat/Day) The Q
THE LEARNING CHANNEL (TLC) Trading Spaces,
While You Were Out
THE TRAVEL CHANNEL Made In America

LONG FORM VIDEO and DVD

BLACK LABEL SOCIETY "The European Invasion, Doom Troopin' Live"
MINISTRY (WB) Live: In Case You Didn’t Show Up
DIAMANDA GALAS (MUTE) The Singer
LAMBORGHINI Running of the Bulls
OSMOSIS JONES (Warner Bros.) Feature Promo Film
BABYFACE (LaFace) The Day
EPKBACKSTREET BOYS (IAM) 5-VIDEO Set
KYOSUKE HIMURO (Polygram) Live at the Tokyo Dome
MEGADETH (Capitol) Countdown To Extinction