Ara Soudjian’s directorial vision and talent have garnered him awards and given him a strong foothold in the commercial and music video industry. Clients include Sony Music, Warner Bros. Records, Gatorade, Ralphs, Motiv, Metro and Rock the Vote, to name a few. He’s directed reality TV pilots for Fox and Sony Television. His music videos for hip hop artist Wiz Khalifa and Grammy award winning singer Serj Tankian (System of a Down) earned him two MVPA awards for “Best Hip Hop Video” and “Best Music Video under $25K”. In 2010, Ara directed and produced a short film, “A Nice Old-Fashioned Romance” which premiered at the prestigious Los Angeles Shorts Festival and has been shown at festivals throughout the U.S. and Canada. He and his wife are owners of the production company, Friendly Filmworks.