Daniel Addelson

Dan is an LA-based director & editor with a focus on intimate, non-fiction films with a strong visual style. He specializes in fostering close relationships with documentary subjects and capturing candid moments to tell emotionally-driven stories. His strength lies in the convergence of documentary, advertising, and entertainment, and is constantly exploring new ways in which brands can use the narrative non-fiction format to create meaningful work that connects with an audience. After years as an editor, Dan made the leap into directing commercials, branded content, and feature films. Most recently, his documentary short-films Allen and Alinea, and A Strong Beat were both featured at the AFI Docs festival in Washington D.C.