Eric Heimbold is an award-winning American/Swedish writer/director/dp whose work includes original films, television commercials, music videos and corporate films for national and global brands. As a youth, Eric traveled the world as a commercial seaman for a Norwegian tanker firm. He also worked in Russia documenting Perestroika and the fall of communism. His unique worldview, good humor, and finely honed skills as a filmmaker make him an internationally sought-after collaborator in commercial filmmaking and ideation. Highlights of Eric’s original idea and directorial work include:
His original film, BLIND SUSHI, 2016, Nominated Best Documentary, 2018 James Beard Foundation Media Awards; Winner of the 2016 American International Independent Film Awards; Best of Fest, 2017 American Documentary Awards; Best Documentary Short, 2017 Arizona International Film Festival; and Best Connecticut Short, 2017 Greenwich International Film Festival Audience Award Winner, 2017 Woods Hole Film Festival.