The audiovisual work of Aaron J. Melian has been developed within many different facets,
the most important being, cinema, television and advertising.
The audiovisual work of Aaron J. Melian has been developed within many different facets, the most important being, cinema, television and advertising.
In movies he has made several short films, among which stands «Before your Eyes / Ante tus Ojos» short film included in “Catálogo de Canarias en Corto” screened in over 60 festivals worldwide and winner of over 17 international awards, among them the Best Short Film Award at the 13th Ismailia International Festival for Documentary & Short Films in Egypt; winner of BEST SHORT FILM at the “Foro Canario X Festival Internacional de Cine de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria” (award he has won paydayadvanceusca twice), the SPECIAL AWARD JURY at the 7th edition of “Imaginaria Film Festival” in Italy, and the awards for Best Actress and Best Foreign Short at The México International Film Festival in Mexico.
This short film has participated in festivals around the world as the (Portugal), the Mexico International Film Festival, in the Sequence Shortfilm Festival in Toulouse (France), the Lake Film Fest (Italy) or at the SAPPORO International Short Film Festival (Japan).
The short film was screened in several countries such as Chile, Japan, Canada, Colombia, Australia, Mexico, United States, Cuba, Poland, England, France, Portugal, Egypt and Argentina. It was also invited to the screening on several occasions by the “Instituto Cervantes” in places like Manchester and Bratislava.
Another work worth mentioning is «La Bombilla» short film also included in the “Catálogo de Canarias en Corto”.
He is currently working on what will be Canarias Cultura en Red and the Government of the Canary Islands.
In the TV field we can highlight the filming of his own fiction series “Phenomena” (26 episodes) for the Canarian television “TV Canaria”.
In advertising, an activity he combines with his own video creations, it is noteworthy the direction of national and international advertising campaigns with clients such as Coca Cola («Una hora más de felicidad en El Hierro»), Virgin London, Cortefiel, Cerveza Dorada, Hyundai, Appletiser, Arroz Rocío, and more than 20 campaigns for the Government of the Canary Islands among many online payday loan others.
Also he has co-directed two campaigns with BrandiaTV (Alejandro Gil) for UPC Holland, one of which was awarded with a Silver Promax (PromaxBDA Promotion & Marketing Global Excellence Awards) in Los Angeles.
In 2012 he founded La Créme Films, where he currently makes publicity work and develops his feature film project «Martina´s Room».