ONLINE MEDIA


A collection of our work for various online media outlets, clients and webseries'.

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ONLINE MEDIA


A collection of our work for various online media outlets, clients and webseries'.

SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL

Here's an interview with Stage and Screen Legend Chazz Palminteri produced, shot and edited by Ali Powell for the 2017 San Gennaro Festival in Little Italy and Sangennaro.org

COINDESK.COM MOST INFLUENTIAL OF 2017

A series of interview packages with crypto currency innovators recently shot and edited by ali powell for Coindesk.com

 

PUREWOW

here are a few short how-to videos recently shot by Ali powell for purewow

here are a few short how-to videos recently shot by Ali powell for purewow

 

DIGITAL TRENDS

A collection of RECENT online news pieces produced, Shot and edited by Ali powell FOR DIGITAL TRENDS

Epson's Digital Couture event at NYFW 2017 showcases how 3D printing lets fashion designers get new styles on models in a matter of hours.

Tidal recently updated its mobile app with a new feature, Track Edit, allowing users to alter any song in the streaming service's massive catalog. Will this new feature help Tidal compete with Spotify or Apple music?

Sony is back with its Xperia lineup, and if you were expecting an all-new design, you may be disappointed. The differences from last year's lineup are largely internal, though the four smartphones have some unique features that make them stand out.

The wearables category continues to grow, but smartwatches are still in an odd place. Companies are finding it hard to sell the idea of a watch that costs $300 or more, yet lacks the longevity or resale value of a traditional watch.

 

TECHCRUNCH/AOL

A collection of online news pieces produced, Shot and edited by Ali powell for TechCrunch/AOL

A news piece about Nike's Spring Event in NYC and their new HyperAdapt Self-Tying Laces.

pRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

An interview with Hollywood Director Jon Chu produced for TechCrunch/AOL

A NEWS PIECE ABOUT THE TRIBECA FILM FESTIVALS INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING EVENT PRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

A REVIEW OF THE NEW MACBOOK AIR PRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

AN INTERVIEW WITH SINGER/SONGWRITER BEATIE WOLFE WHERE SHE SHOWS OFF HER NFC POWERED JACKET PRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

A FUN LIGHT-HEARTED NEWS PIECE ABOUT A NEW ROBOT PET PRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

ONLINE videos for clients

San Gennaro Festival Promo

An online promo video for the San Gennaro Festival in Little Italy featuring Chazz Palminteri.

SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL: THE HISTORY

A short DOCUMENTART video produced for the San Gennaro Festival and the Little Italy Historical Society.

LANDON DAiS CAMPAIGN 

Political video produced for local NYC politician and former reality TV star, Landon Dais' 2015 bid for District Leader in South Harlem.

PARTIDA TEQUILA SIZZLE REEL FOR AD CAMPAIGN PITCH

Sizzle Reel for Ad Campaign Pitch to Partida Tequila produced for the boutique brand strategist agency ABCK Corp

 

Web series' and videos produced by 40 Thieves Films. Directed by Ali Powell

"FIGHTING FOR A LIFE"

A Three Episode Web DOCU-REALITY Series chronicling the life an amateur boxer in NYC. 

FIGHTING FOR A LIFE EP1. "Family First"

Marquis prepares for fight season and reminisces on Harlem life lessons. 

FIGHTING FOR A LIFE EP2. "No New Friends"

Marquis talks about his first Golden Gloves bout and spends a day in Maze City. 

FIGHTING FOR A LIFE EP3."Heaven or Hell"

Marquis experiences a life changing event.

T-MOBILE INVITATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

VS. Network/Gannett/USA TODAY Media

"T-MOBILE INVITATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: CHAMINADE HS" -VS. Network

360 VR VIDEO


WE'VE RECENTLY DIVED INTO THE WORLD OF VIRTUAL REALITY 360 VIDEO PRODUCTION.

(If you are viewing these videos on a mobile device please click on their youtube headings to view them directly on youtube in 4K 360 VR Video)

360 VR VIDEO


WE'VE RECENTLY DIVED INTO THE WORLD OF VIRTUAL REALITY 360 VIDEO PRODUCTION.

(If you are viewing these videos on a mobile device please click on their youtube headings to view them directly on youtube in 4K 360 VR Video)

A 360 VR Recap of The 2016 DisruptNY Conference produced for TechCrunch/AOL.

A 360 VR INTERVIEW WITH LEGENDARY ASTRONAUT, BUZZ ALDRIN PRODUCED FOR TECHCRUNCH/AOL

A 360 VIDEO TOUR OF THE SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL IN LITTLE ITALY, NYC. 

A 360 VIDEO OF THE BRASS BAND  AT THE SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL IN LITTLE ITALY, NYC

Event Promo Videos


Event Promo Videos


THIS SUMMER WE PRODUCED TWO PROMO VIDEOS FOR PANORAMA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016 IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE L.I.S.A. PROJECT NYC

PANORAMA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016 - "MURAL"

A promotional video Produced, Shot and Edited for Panorama Music Festival 2016 in partnership with The L.I.S.A. Project NYC

panorama music festival 2016- "mural battle"

A promotional video Produced, Shot and Edited for Panorama Music Festival 2016 in partnership with The L.I.S.A. Project NYC

SKETCH COMEDY


Some sketch comedy, directed, shot and edited by Ali Powell

SKETCH COMEDY


Some sketch comedy, directed, shot and edited by Ali Powell

DOUCHBAG SEVERITY SYNDROME

A comedy sketch that raises awareness of a traumatizing new social disease. Directed, shot an edited by Ali Powell

MIDNITE MADNESS

A Half-Hour Sketch Comedy Pilot in the vein of Chapelle Show and In Living Color produced and directed by ali powell back in 2009.

Music Videos


Music Videos


A Collection of Indie Music Videos Produced by 40 Thieves Films. Directed by Ali Powell

"So I Lied" - Krystal Lavenne

"Harlem Fantasia" - Macy Chen

"Snap Flash Picture" - Jaesexx

'I Got It" - Stereo Crowd

"Who Do You Love" - Stereo Crowd Ft. Niki Darling

"G-Train, Je T'aime" 

Fashion and Beauty


Fashion and Beauty


Event and profile clips produced and shot by Ali Powell

Amsale Bridal  Spring 2014 Fashion Show/Photo shoot BTS

"Natalia Caruso" Top Model: 7 Cities Spotlight TV Special Package

 

Broadcast TV


Broadcast TV


BROADCAST TELEVISION CLIPS AND SHOWS PRODUCED BY ALI POWELL

"Top Model: 7 Cities Spotlight" -CW Network

"T-MOBILE INVITATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: CHAMINADE HS" -VS. Network

ZOO TV: Tracy Morgan Interview - WSKY4 TV

"Midnite Madness" - Half Hour Sketch Comedy TV Pilot

Archival TV Spots Reel

This is a reel of archival TV spots I produced in the VA, DC area with my old production company, Journeyman Filmworks/Picturebox Media.

About Us


About Us


40 Thieves Films is the brainchild of Ali Powell, an alumni of the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University. He got his start as a commercial producer and associate production manager at Washington Square Films in NYC. After that he went on to produce web video and broadcast content. He also worked as DGA Director, Donald Petrie's assistant on Paramount Pictures' hit romantic comedy "How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days". 

Taking that knowledge Ali has gone on to direct, produce and edit broadcast TV shows, pilots, commercial spots music videos, narrative short films and documentary web series at his own boutique production company 40 Thieves Films and work for major online media outlets. 

40 Thieves Films is excited to be leaping into the new storytelling medium of 360 VR Video Production.

Contact


Contact


For more information and booking info;

email: ali@40thievesfilms.com

646.320.4743