Official Selection Tribeca 2016 

Aleph Films presents

Coger un Monstruo | Catch a Monster
[teaser]

a film by Michael Y. Lei

featuring
Martin Proctor
Gabriel Villegas
Víctor Pinto

writer & director | Michael Y. Lei
producers | Soledad Trigoso & Michael Lei
executive producer | Andrew F. Renzi
cinematography | Jeffrey Louis Peterman
score | John Carey
sound design | D. Chris Smith & Brian Golub and James Gilbert
re-recording mixer | D. Chris Smith
colorist | Derek Hansen
velem executive producer | Summer McCloskey
production assistant | Christian Flores
photo assistant | Marcelo Bilbao
production sound | Carlos Arteaga
makeup artists | Tracy Prado & Víctor Pinto
driver | Don Hugo

Hot Fire | Crash Kings

an aleph films + stray angel films production

featuring:
Freddie Pee
Brandon Howell
Joseph Lee

directed by Michael Lei
produced by Sean Graham + Michael Lei
co-produced by Stray Angel Films
executive produced by Jeffrey Louis Peterman
1st AD Francesca Roberto
cinematography by Jeffrey Louis Peterman
production design by Sean Graham
unit production manager Ryan Mahuron
vfx by Phil McGuire
stunt choreography by Zedric Harris + Victor Winters
sound design by James Gilbert
costume designer Monique Vatine
additional costumes by Giovanni Contrada
1st ac Travis Shannon
gaffer Andrew Stowe
grips Carlos + Daniel Pabell + Rene Yescas
art directors Dana Bolton + Haisu Wang + Yihong Ding
prop master Mitch Thompson
fight make-up artist Heather Galipo
artist & background stylist Tiffani Roslak
masks by Erin O'Donnell

special thanks to:
Young Replicant, Rob Columbus, Myke Schwartz, Tarek Tohme, David Kim + Imp of the Perverse

This Was Our Song | Branded Short Film

directed by Michael Lei
cinematography by Jeff Louis Peterman
assistant director Matthew Torres
creative production by Sean Graham & Jessica Workman
music by John Carey
unit production manager Ryan Mahuron
2nd assistant director Francesca Roberto
production sound & sound Design by James Gilbert
boom operator Gorby Shih
chief lighting tech James Crawford
1st assistant cameraman Brian Ritter
2nd assistant cameraman Chris Braun
make up by Kayla Ward, Julie Kim & Karli Reynolds

special thanks to Allen Walls, Jesus Fuentes, Peggy, Carol Peterman, Celine Lam, Minh Le, Rob Columbus, David Sukoff and of course Marty Daniels & Family.

Like I Need You [wet remix] | Kan Wakan
director's cut

an aleph films + machouse productions visual

featuring: 
Samantha Miller
Joseph Paul

directed by Michael Lei
produced by Jessica Fee + Sean Graham + Armen Harootun
cinematography by Jeffrey Louis Peterman
choreography by Alisha Lucchese
grips Dylan Walsh + Chris Braun + Jason Milner
wardrobe by Sarah Di Medio Caccarelli
art direction by Laura Ferro
sound by James Gilbert

special thanks to:
Ashraf El Gamal, Ryan Mahuron, 
Hana Frim, Freda Frid, Borya Malamud, Mark Malamud, Mike Shubat, 
Viet Mac, Kyle Perricone, Morgan Doherty, Kayla Ushman, Charlie Cook, 
Josh Jove, Rob Columbus, Andy Drexler,
and Soderberg Films

Why We Play | Evelyn Stevens

soulpancake presents
an Aleph Films production

directed by Michael Lei
produced by Armen Harootun + Sean Graham
director of photography Jeffrey Louis Peterman
production sound Sage Bilderback
sound design by James Gilbert
music by Bon Iver + the xx + kid smpl

special thanks to
Georgia Koch + Bayan Joonam
Evelyn Stevens + Angela Stevens
Wasserman Media Group + Shelley Lewis
Jocelyn Ranne, Jason Ranne
Rapha Cycling Club, SF Crossfit
EMB Studios, Chater Camera, Andy Drexler, Nathan Helmey
The Lei Family, The Shubat Family, The Peterman Family

Pelican | Spec Commercial

directed by Michael Lei
co-created with Armen Harootun + Jeff Peterman