SHOWREEL

18&16

FICTION

THE PEOPLE ARE THE BRAND

short film

A doubtful photo project about fugitives makes doubtful headlines. About a journalist and a photographer lost in opportunities.

PRODUCTION Project Axel Foley
WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Ina Maria Schemmer
CAMERA Tom Bernhard
1st CAMERA ASSISTANT Fabian Steiner
2nd CAMERA ASSISTANT Fabian Krebs
GRIP Frédéric Gerber
SOUND Janosch Röthlisberger
SET MANAGER Tamara Kobel
RUNNER Florian Lustenberger | Lukas Schubnell
SET DESIGN Rafael Buess | Vicente Pilongo
COSTUME Linda Harper | Kim Zingraf
HAIR&MAKE UP Jarmila Kovacovsky
EDIT Yannick Mosimann
GRADING Fabian Steiner
CAST Anna-Katharina Müller | Philippe Schuler | Tatjana Werik | Jürg PlüssBernhard Schneider | Nadja Rui | Luc Spori
FUNDING Burgergemeinde Bern | Amt für Kultur AR
SUPPORT Galerie da Mihi | Atelier dukab | Berner Zeitung | Druckzentrum BernBernmobil | Kursaal Bern | Heilsarmee Flüchtlingshilfe
MODEL Mona Dawood
PHOTOS Rafael Buess

In post-production.

HEXEBÖDELI

short film saga

Each year, an alpine farmer is sacrificing a goat to the mountain spirits. Worried about superstition spreading, the people of the valley force the farmer to stop the ritual killing – with fatal consequences.

SCRIPT Adrian Perez
ORIGINAL PAINTING Francisco Goya | El Aquelarre

In development.

SUCHEN FINDEN ARMIN

web series

35 years old Armin is broke and has to move back in with his mother. Aiming for reward money, Armin starts searching for cats gone missing. Thinking big, he is convinced encountering a cat-smuggler-ring in the middle of the neighbourhood. It's Armin's first case as a private investigator. 

PRODUCTION Beam Stream Productions
WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Fogata
SOUND Thomas Glück
SOUND ASSISTANT Roman Gisler
SET COORDINATION/DESIGN Ina Maria Schemer
SET COORDINATION/DRIVER Michael Chisholm
CONTINUITY Erika Jüsi
CAST Daniel Stähli, Oona Schädeli, Brigitta Weber, Michael Glatthard, Werner Biermeier, Nina Kohler, Johannes Dullin, Teddy Wasmer, Esther Stähli

In post-production.

#africa

feature film

A couple is traveling the world with a bus. Supported by numerous sponsors, the journey is documented for a vast online community. The soaplike feed is about stories of love, betrayel and reconciliation. Everything is working out fine, until they got stuck in Africa.

FINAL SELECTION Treatment Award 2017 (SRF, Telepool, ZFF) 
TREATMENT Adrian Perez

In development.

TRIAT

web series

Two fugitives from the future hide in a second hand shop in the present. To make a living, they sell stolen furniture from the past. TRIAT is an epic fantasy thriller about subliminal feelings of affiliation.

WRITER/DIRECTOR Konstantin Gutscher/Adrian Perez
CAMERA David Röthlisberger
CAMERA ASSISTANT Fabian Steiner
SOUND Salomé Wüllner
SET DESIGN Michela Flück
CAST Lilian Naef | Bernhard Schneider | Daniel Rothenbühler
PARTNER Ballenberg | Brockenhaus HIOB Bern
FUNDING Zunftgesellschaft zu Schmieden | Gesellschaft zu Ober-Gerwern | Gesellschaft zu Schuhmachern
PHOTOS Fabian Krebs
TEASER TRIAT

WINNETONI

feature film

Grumpy oldtimer Toni decides to die in his garden on a platform «like an Indian». A nickname is found quickly and WINNETONI is suddenly of great interest to the neighbourhood, the press and the authorities. WINNETONI is a familiy story about lost hopes and public morals. 

FUNDING & MENTORING Focal & DrehbuchWerkstatt München/Zürich/Steiermark 2016/2017
FINAL SELECTION Treatment Award 2015 (SRF, Telepool, ZFF) 
SCRIPT Adrian Perez
ILLUSTRATION Eva Rekade

In development.

CORPORATE

Beltracchi

portrait

CLIENT Ford
PRODUCER Kaspar Haffner
REALISATION/EDIT Adrian Perez
CAMERA Tom Bernhard
SOUND Janosch Röthlisberger

In production.

Tatort 1891

reenactment 2.0

CLIENT Historisches Museum Luzern
PRODUCER Manuel Kühne
CAST Luna Vock, Natalia Bertschmann, Moritz Häller
CAMERA/EDIT Adrian Perez 

DON'T TEXT AND DRIVE

awareness spot

SECOND PLACE WINNER Ford Video Award
CONCEPT/EDIT Adrian Perez 
CAMERA Carmen Fogata
ACTOR Manuel Kühne
MAKE UP ARTIST Petra Büchli

WHAT AMI DIDNT KNOW

awareness spot

Why Women? is an initiative aiming to raise awareness of the challenges faced by women and girls globally. We produced one film of the awareness campaign which puts the conditions of women on the agenda.

CLIENT The why foundation
CONCEPT/EDIT Adrian Perez 
CAMERA Marion Bernet
NARRATION Helen Mirren

FRIDAY SHORTS

social media spots

ABOUT Canaperia Fariboles
WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez 
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Fogata
CAST Fabienne Trüssel | Diana Rojas | Klemenz Trenkle | Timur Ötztürk

ARTS AND CRAFTS

portrait

ABOUT Roger Dörig
CAMERA Michael Philipp
CONCEPT/EDIT Adrian Perez

FREESTYLE

L'OR DE LA GUINEE

short documentary

Working in a gold mine in Guinea, Téné and Tamba are trying to make a living. A look behind the scenes.

IN COLLABORATION WITH Marion Bernet
CAMERA Marion Bernet
EDIT Adrian Perez

In post-production.

VILLA

mood clip

CAMERA/EDIT Adrian Perez

UP SIDE DOWN

mood clip

CAST Stephanie Gasser
CONCEPT/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA Dominic Beyeler
EDIT Carmen Fogata

START EXPLORING

mood clip

«The mountains are calling and I must go»
John Muir (1838–1914)

CAST Manuel Kühne & Ueli Alder
CONCEPT/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Forgata

JOZIA

music video

BAND Jozia
IN COLLABORATION WITH Andreas Heusser
CAMERA Thomas Heusser/Adrian Perez
EDIT Thomas Heusser/Adrian Perez

KUMMERBUBEN

music video

BAND Kummerbuben
CONCEPT/CAMERA/EDIT Daniel Stähli, Teddy Wassmer, Adrian Perez

ABOUT

Growing up in the eighties, vhs was a gate, Eddie Murphy a hero. Films were a fascinating new experience. PROJECT AXEL FOLEY is a tribute to that untainted feeling. I create audiovisual products for all media platforms. It’s all about STORY AND FILM.

CONTACT

ARCHIVES

DE SCHOTTE SEPP

a filmic adaptation of a play

PRODUCTION Theater Gesellschaft Appenzell
AUTHOR Hannes Glarner
STAGING Karin Enzler
CAMERA/EDIT Adrian Perez
FUNDING Kulturförderung AR
2015

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

awareness spot

CLIENT Amnesty international
CONCEPT Adrian Perez
EDIT Carmen Fogata
2014

HELVETAS

awareness spot

CLIENT Helvetas
WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Fogata
CAST Bernhard Schneider
2014

THE DAY GOD LEFT THE PARTY

essay film

WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Fogata
CAST Ágota Dimén | Camilla Gomes dos Santos | Susanne Caflisch | Daniel Stähli
2014

VALENTIN SOLO

music video

CAMERA/EDIT Adrian Perez
ARTIST Valentin
2014

PROBLEMS IN THE MAKING

essay film

WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA Michael PhilippDominic Beyeler
EDIT Carmen Fogata
CAST Stephanie Gasser | Corinne Steudler | Hans-Caspar Gattiker
2014

SWISS SAIL

event spot

CLIENT Swiss sailing
CONCEPT Adrian Perez
CAMERA Dominik Beyeler
EDIT Carmen Fogata
2013

SOURD

short film

WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAMERA/EDIT Carmen Fogata
CAST Daniel Stähli & Apollo Miranda
2010

THE NITES LITES

short film

A hero, a villain, a show down.
Cut in camera.

IN COLLABORATION WITH Manuel Kühne
WRITER/DIRECTOR Adrian Perez
CAST Family members
1990