Gorilla to be recognized at the WMCAT iBall!

We’re excited to announce that we’re receiving an award for our partnership with WMCAT!  Long ago, before Detroit or Los Angeles, Gorilla was a little group of midwest dreamers with a vision to ignite a new kind of creative community. From the outside, it worked. We successfully built a film production company synonymous with authentic, human […]

ADDY Awards 2018

Each year, Gorilla participates in The Addy Awards, a national advertising showcase which awards the best local work and filters the winners to a national stage. This year, our work was recognized with 5 Gold, 4 Silver, and 9 Bronze Addy Awards, as well as the institution’s coveted “Professional Judges Choice Award” for our “Atmosphere […]

Gorilla wins top prize at Austin Film Festival

Director Caleb Slain and Producer Eric Machiela took their short film Demon, a one-act story utilizing groundbreaking natural moon-lighting techniques, to the Austin Film Festival (2017) and were awarded the Best Narrative Short Jury Award! And yes, that’s Eric Machiela in all his glory with acclaimed filmmaker Robert Rodrigez.             […]