ADAM S. TURNER

Director | Writer | Producer

Let’s Ride
:60 Extended Version of TV Spot for Albuquerque Rapid Transit launch

Client – BYD Buses
Director/Producer/Concept – Adam S. Turner
Cinematography – Ariel Rakes
Music – Sam Nesbitt
Lyrics – Adam Hooks
Stylist – Sarah Gonzales
Choreographer – Roberto Rodriguez
Editor – Annie Jaynes

Save Native American Families
2018 Reed Award Winner for Best :60 Regional TV Spot
:60 Extended Version of TV Spot opposing Arizona’s Prop 127.

Client – Save Native American Families
Director/Producer/Concept – Adam S. Turner
Cinematography – Corey Weintraub
Editor – David Ferry Jr.

#WeAreNATO
Launch video for NATO’s #WeAreNATO branding campaign

Client – NATO
Director/Producer/Concept – Adam S. Turner
Cinematography – NATO TV
Graphics – Chris Hutchins
Editor – Annie Jaynes

Albuquerque Heading Home
PSA for Albuquerque Heading Home featuring Jonathan Banks

Client – Albuquerque Heading Home
Director/Producer/Writer – Adam S. Turner
Cinematography – Corey Weintraub

Our True Heroes
Web video for the launch of Our True Heroes campaign

Client – Fraternal Order of Police
Director/Producer/Writer – Adam S. Turner
Cinematography – Corey Weintraub
Editor – Annie Jaynes

Adam S. Turner

Since 2000, Adam has directed and produced dozens of TV spots, web videos, corporate videos, educational videos, short films, and a ½ hour pilot for the SyFy Channel. Since 2017, he has worked as a creative contractor for NATO and created the “hero” launch video for their #WeAreNATO” campaign. Other clients have included Special Olympics, the Fraternal Order of Police, Saving Native Families, BYD busses, Detroit Driven, Phelps Dodge, SunCal, and the NM Oil & Gas Association. Currently, Adam is co-producing and directing a feature documentary that explores the origins of the game “Dungeons and Dragons.”

As a writer, Adam’s first screenplay SPIDERBABY, placed high on Hollywood’s prestigious “Blacklist” and was optioned by Lionsgate. He later adapted the D.C. Comics title DOOM PATROL as a feature for Warner Brothers and developed a live-action adaptation of MIGHTY MOUSE for Paramount. For TV, Adam wrote the original pilot A MODERN GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE for producer Adam F. Goldberg, a fire-marshal procedural ARSON for Queens & Kings Productions, and another pilot about the rise of an 80s Hollywood hair band titled HEADBANGER’S BALL. Adam was the winner of the Austin Film Festival’s TV-writing category and a finalist for both the ABC Talent Development TV Writer’s program and NBC’s Writer’s on the Verge program.

Adam is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where he was the recipient of the Martin Scorsese Young Filmmaker’s Scholarship. He is a member of the FBI Citizen’s Academy and recently completed a graduate certificate program from UNM’s Global and National Security Policy Institute for course work in Directed Energy, Cyber Security, and the Psychology of Human Decision Making.

 

Political commercial samples available on request.

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