Sam Rider graduated from the Tisch NYU film school in 2001, and has since forgone sleep to produce films and videos around the world. He has produced and filmed hundreds of editorial spots for Time Magazine, Fortune, Essence, Entertainment Weekly, and the The New York Times. Sam has also produced four narrative feature films, including “Graceland,” a film set and produced in Manila that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and released theatrically in 20 cities throughout the United States. He has produced and shot documentaries in India, Africa, Eastern Europe, Central America and Southeast Asia. He has also shot and produced on a wide array of MTV and Discovery Channel shows.
Sam recently finished his contract as a Staff Filmmaker for the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign.