Matt Morris is an award-winning filmmaker specializing in documentaries and branded content based out of Napa, CA.
In 2008, he produced and directed PICKIN' & TRIMMIN', an Emmy® nominated documentary short that was an official selection of over 2 dozen international film festivals, including Clermont-Ferrand and Aspen Shortsfest. The film has won 7 awards, including Best Documentary Short at the Woodstock and Florida film festivals.
WATERMELON MAN premiered Florida Film Festival 2010 and has screened at the Nashville Film Festival and Palm Springs Shortsfest.
MR. HAPPY MAN has screened at DOC NYC, Aspen Shortsfest, IFFBoston, Nashville Film Festival, and more. It won the audience award for Best Short Film at AFI Silverdocs and Grand Jury award for Best Documentary Short at the Sidewalk Film Festival.
Online, his films have received hundreds of thousands of views and have been featured as Vimeo Staff Picks, as well as on The Atlantic, NPR, Esquire, Gizmodo, The Huffington Post, and more.
Matt Morris Films has also produced branded content for clients including Motorola, Abreu Vineyards, Realm Cellars, Quintessa, Pahlmeyer, The Prisoner Wine Company, Frog's Leap Winery, and Herb Lamb Vineyards.
Previously, Matt co-edited and contributed to the book SUPERHEROES AND PHILOSOPHY for Open Court Press. He attended Harvard University and the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.