The NYX Masterclass educational library brings together top beauty influencers and makeup artists. It was produced and directed by Amir Heshmati who put together a small but mighty team of film professionals that helped shoot and edit a large volume content library with high production value and a fast turnaround using minimal resources. The prototypes for the project were also edited by Amir before handing off to additional editors and animators to complete post-production. Amir was also involved in the UI and UX of the website. For the full experience visit. www.nyxcosmetics.com/masterclass
Photography for Chicago based rap-duo Glitter Money.
On set photography with Tom Hardy.
Short form video content for the Luv Out Loud charity campaign by NYX Professional Makeup. Produced, directed, shot and edited by Amir Heshmati. Steadicam by Andre Chesini.
A series of online content for British celebrity entrepreneur Theo Pathitis’ lingerie brand Boux Avenue. Amir directed, shot and edited these films in collaboration with photographer James Stroud and Filmmaker Max Sobol.
A compilation of editing projects including award winning short films, high end advertising, documentary and online content.
This intriguing and revealing documentary was pieced together after Director Greg Williams shot a few great moments following Jude Law during his performances as Hamlet. With Amir’s crucial input as editor, the two discovered they were on to something special and dove deeper into the world of Shakespeare, Hamlet, theatre and acting. They developed the project together to produce a fascinating feature length documentary.
Beauty portraiture with social media influencer and makeup artist Kristen Leanne.
Portrait of fashion model and musician Jamie Burke.
Edited by Amir Heshmati, Tell Tale features Actress Carla Gugino (Watchmen, Spy Kids, Night at the Museum) as the wife/femme fatale married to Adam Arkin (Sneaky Pete, Sons of Anarchy, Hitch), Jesse Spencer (House, Neighbours) as the lover, and Clifton Collins Jr (Westworld, Capote, Star Trek, Traffic) as the detective.
Produced, shot and edited by Amir Heshmati, this series of films bringing insight from backstage at New York Fashion Week where makeup artists and designers collaborate for their latest runway shows.
Edited by Amir Heshmati, Sergeant Slaughter is short family drama starring Oscar nominated actor Tom Hardy.
On set photography for a short film starring french celebrity Zahia Dehar.
Short film written, directed, produced photographed and edited by Amir Heshmati. A young girl explores breaking out of her usual religious boundaries.
Promotional content for Boux Avenue. Directed, shot and produced by Amir Heshmati in collaboration with photographer James Stroud and Filmmaker Max Sobol.
Capturing special moments with Kevin & Courtnee.
Brand video for NYX Professional Makeup. Written, Produced, Directed & Edited by Amir Heshmati. As Director of Content & Video Production for NYX, Amir has shaped and elevated the brands image through video working closely with the heads of marketing to achieve the overall vision and write the brand story. Most of the content used within this video was also produced by Amir ranging from social media content, live events, digital displays and videos for digitally focused NYX Professional Makeup stores all around the world.
At times speed is essential in the work place, when asked to capture the brand from an internal perspective for a tight deadline, Amir wrote, shot and edited the below video in less than 2 days.
Promotional beauty video for NYX Professional Makeup retail stores. Directed and shot by Amir Heshmati.
Written, directed & produced by Amir Heshmati & Max Sobol.
Directed, shot and produced by Amir Heshmati
Fashion film. Written, directed, shot and edited by Amir Heshmati. Poetry by Rumi.
Short visual character piece. Directed, shot, edited and sound designed by Amir Heshmati.
Online content for model Kat E.