What is BROBIEfilms?

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BROBIEfilms is a creative brother-sister duo that specializes in comedic, narrative filmmaking.  The name “BROBIEfilms” comes from their mutual nickname “Brobie.”  BROBIEfilms was launched in 2012 with their first video, known as the Forever Lazy Fashion Ad.  Their goal is to keep creating original films and video content in several different platforms: short films, commercials, music videos, and documentaries.




John Shaw

John graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2010 with a B.A. in Film/Video Production and an emphasis in narrative filmmaking.  After graduating he did a 4 month internship with the Muskegon Lumberjacks (USHL) Hockey Team.  At the Lumberjacks, John became a heavy Creative Suite user as he was responsible for creating custom designs and animations for the arena’s jumbotron.  Post-internship, he was hired as a cinematographer/video editor for Green Sky Creative in Royal Oak, MI.  Green Sky gave John both literal and figurative wings.  Since starting at Green Sky he has flown across the U.S. shooting and editing videos for brands like Cadillac, Ferrari, Amway, Metro PCS, Buick, and Lincoln.

His Roles: Director, Director of Photography, Film Editor, Writer

His Likes: Racquet Sports, Mexican Food, and Super Nintendo

E-mail John or view his most recent Demo Reel


Jessica Shaw

Jessica comes from a background of multiple creative disciplines including music performance, vocal performance, theater, and creative writing.  She is currently studying Audio Production at  Cornerstone University and will graduate in December 2013.

Her Roles: Producer, Writer, Sound Design, Production Design

Her Likes: Coffee, Songwriting, Reading

E-mail Jessica