Hometown

We're a Director & Cinematographer Duo based in Berlin, Germany.

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Two human beings, one Hometown. Eric and Alex are a Director & Cinematographer duo, raised surrounded by the same friends, teachers, and cows. Their journey began in a small village nobody has ever heard of and currently locates them between Amsterdam and Berlin. What started as just two friends from high school who made some films became a shared interest in visual storytelling.

Those earlier videos began to become elevated documentaries which went off to win film festivals around the globe and gather two Vimeo Staff Picks. Within their first three years, they managed to work for a wide range of brands, from car to beauty and lifestyle to humor. Creating stories with clients such as Mercedes-Benz, Henkel, L‘Occitane, Flaconi, or Telekom. Always aiming to create a film that is not only about what’s trending but focussing on what suits the brand’s message best. Their storytelling is human-centered, it’s about using a broad toolset in order to whatever it takes to make an idea become reality. Sometimes fast-paced, sometimes slow and emotional, never boring, always memorable. It’s about adapting to each concept and being happy to face any challenge thrown into their direction. Hometown started out as friends, but has become much more than that.

BMFSFJ - Pflege
Samsung - Hunting Dreams
VW ID. Buzz - Teaser
IKK - Mensch
TOOM - Respekt
newhome - Karriere