DIRECTOR / EDITOR
Ross Ching is a filmmaker based in Los Angeles specializing in viral videos. Because of his worldwide exposure on the internet, he directs commercials and music videos for clients all over the world.
Ching graduated from San Diego State University. Afterward, he continued to independently produce and direct his own projects. A spec Death Cab for Cutie music video launched his career.
In 2010, Ching completed an action-oriented project with producers Don Le and George Wang, starring Harry Shum, Jr., Stephen "tWitch" Boss (winner of Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" season 4), and Katrina Law ("Spartacus: Blood and Sand", "The Resistance"). Combining his viral expertise with narrative storytelling, ”3 Minutes" received nationwide coverage from the official Star Wars site, Wired.com, Gizmodo, the New York Post, Seventeen Magazine, and many more. It also won the slot of Vimeo's Staff Pick of the Day on its debut day. Currently, the short film has been viewed by over 2 million people.
In 2012, he directed another short film entitled "Already Gone" with producers Don Le and Peter Katz, starring Shawn Ashmore ("X-Men: trilogy") and Harry Shum, Jr ("Glee"). Again, merging the viral and narrative worlds, the short made it's world debut on WIRED.COM and was featured on the front page of Mashable. The short was also one of the top finalists at the Shot on RED Film Festival in 2012.
Moving forward, Ross has been focusing his talents on nurturing a budding feature career while maintaining a strong commercial foothold.