Gerard is an award winning writer/editor/producer/director who has a range of experience varying from television production, film and TV commercials. As a commercial director, he has directed a number of award-winning spots for clients such as Wet N Wild, Taco Bell, Central Pacific Bank, First Hawaiian Bank, Oceanic Time Warner, Erik’s Deli (Santa Cruz, CA) and McDonald’s. Music videos he has directed have gained national attention and have aired on CMT, FUSE TV, and other numerous outlets. He is presently the Executive Director of the ?Ohina short Film Showcase.
As a producer, he has helped coordinate popular Discovery channel specials for Shark Week. In addition, he has directed a feature film titled ALL FOR MELISSA, which was distributed nationally. His most recent short film, ONE EVENING AT THE BLUE LIGHT BAR & GRILL premiered with TALKSTORY PRODUCTION’S SHORT LIST at last year’s HIFF and was broadcasted locally on KFVE. His feature length comedy concert film, the Na Ali’i of comedy starring Augie T, Andy Bumatai, Mel Cabang, Frank Delima and Ed Kaahea just finished it’s successful run on Oceanic Time Warner Cable pay-per-view.