Robel Films operates primarily as a four-person production company, working with a rolodex of expert creatives and friends on a freelance basis, offering a full wheelhouse of creative video services and film productions.
We work with flexible and varying budgets while maintaining the spirit of our DIY ethos. We work hard, create good work and always chase strong characters.
Filmmaker, Cinematographer, Producer, Writer, Co-Founder
A seasoned cinematographer for feature narrative and documentary films, as well as a notable director of photography for a wider range of branded content. Ryan has shot over 20 feature films, directed a fashion week series for Neiman Marcus and Tesla, and has shot numerous branded social media content for brands like Chobani, Freshly, Owyn, Cholula and the Pork Board, as well as food tastemakers like Molly Yeah and Saveur Magazine.
Actress, Filmmaker, Photographer, Producer, Co-Founder
Dee Herlihy is an accomplished actor on both stage and screen, as well as an active film director and producer. As the co-founder of Robel Films, she has had her creative hand in countless film and commercial productions of all sizes. She also owns the business PunkPop, which specializes in photo booth style photography sessions for parties and events.
Filmmaker, Editor, Special Effects
Our resident pitch man and editor. Alec cut his teeth editing short pieces for BET News for a handful of years. He has spent the last two years working as a freelance commercial editor, primarily crafting food spots for tons of brands! Creating work that is both yummy and consumable, and most importantly, shareable.
Art Director, Visual Designer, Producer, Writer
An experienced high-level creative director with over 15 years of agency experience, Eric has directed or designed branding for every type of media placement you can think of. He has created for names such as Dekuyper Liquors, Hasbro, the Indianapolis Colts, Vogue Magazine, Heineken, and the Indianapolis board of tourism where he designed the logo for the city of Indianapolis.