I was the assistant Prop Master on the first 3 seasons of the Apprentice, I was an animator on A Scanner Darkly, I've directed music videos and now I'm doing a combination of corporate video and short films. My production company is Panelist Media.
Name: Paul Ahern
Lives in: Austin, Texas
Occupation: Director, Editor, Motion Graphic Design and Screenwriter
Watching the Detectives
Film by Paul Soter (Comedy and Romance) Art department Neil, a self proclaimed film geek and owner of Gumshoe video, has always been content to live vicariously through his favorite films noir. But when he meets Violet, a real-life femme fatale, his mundane world gets turned upside down and the line between reality and the movies quickly begins to blur. Will Neil step up and embrace a life full of adventure or retreat back to his comfortable couch? Written by Anonymous
A Scanner Darkly
Film by Richard Linklater (Animation, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Animation department In a totalitarian society in a near future, the undercover detective Bob Archor is working with a small time group of drug users trying to reach the big distributors of a brain-damaging drug called Substance D. His assignment is promoted by the recovery center New Path Corporation, and when Bob begins to lose his own identity and have schizophrenic behavior, he is submitted to tests to check his mental conditions. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Television by Craig Piligian (Game-Show and Reality-TV) Art department 16 contestants vie for a design job with Tommy Hilfiger Incorporated.
Milton Is a Shitbag
Film (short) by Courtney Davis (Animation) Animation department Milton is a small orange kitty. He hates your guts.
Television by Mark Burnett (Game-Show and Reality-TV) Art department "The Apprentice" is a 15-episode unscripted drama in which 16 candidates from all walks of life, including both Ivy League MBA graduates and street entrepreneurs with no college education, will endure rigorous tasks each week while living together in a hip Manhattan loft apartment. The tasks will test their intelligence, chutzpah and street-smarts. They will face the challenges of living in close quarters and must compete sometimes humorous but always difficult job assignments and will be forced to think outside the box in order to outshine each other to get to the top. Upon their arrival to New York City (some for the very first time), the 16 candidates will be rushed over to Trump Tower to meet with Donald Trump, the centerpiece and driving force of this series. After splitting the group into two teams of 8, Trump then issues the first task. Teams will be given time constraints for each task and they will be observed by either Trump himself or members of his staff at every moment ... Written by NBC
God Hates Cartoons
Video by Sam Henderson (Animation) Actor Twenty cartoon shorts from some of the most original voices in alternative animation! You'll see mechanical birds, unruly cats, unnecessary surgery, high-sea high jinks, bizarre and religious visions, freaks, lunatics, and so much more!