Casey Neistat

Casey Neistat is a maverick American filmmaker whose wildly popular YouTube videos are redefining the industry.

Casey Neistat is a New York-based filmmaker. He is the writer, director, editor, and star of the series The Neistat Brothers on HBO and won the John Cassavetes Award at the 2012 Independent Spirit Awards for producing the film Daddy Long Legs.

His main body of work consists of short films he has released exclusively on the internet, including regular contributions to The New York Times' critically acclaimed Op-Doc series. Now a TV commercial director, he prefers the honesty and accessibility of YouTube as a distribution medium. His online films have been viewed over a million times in the last three years.