Writing-Directing Site

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Writing-directing site for mostly my narrative work but also for fashion films and commercials. I’ve never had a personal site before that focuses on my writing and directing,  and I decided I needed one. So here it is, check it out at: gregorysmcdonald.com On the site, I’ll be posting newsworthy stuff about projects along with...

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Kids Carpool Karaoke

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Kids carpool karaoke, a video we shot for a client’s daughter’s bat mitzvah. The production included six karaoke songs, each scene has a fun, humorous story that leads up to the group getting in the car and singing with dad. The songs featured the daughter’s teenage friends, family, mentors, a cop and even a surprise...

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CineFashion Film Awards

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CineFashion Film Awards by Cinémoi has nominated Brandon Bernath for Best Actor for his appearance in the humorous short fashion film, The Selfie That Changed The World written and directed by Greg McDonald of Gate5. Congrats Brandon! The awards show will be held at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood on October 8, 2017 and...

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The Selfie That Changed The World

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The Selfie That Changed The World is on to NY and will screen in the Chain NYC Film Festival in August after screening at the La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival last weekend. The film takes a humorous look inside the mind of a selfie addict, directed by Greg McDonald of production company Gate5 in...

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Woman in Red

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Another frame from episode 27 of the comedy web series, The Man Van, now on Amazon Prime Video and on the 24 Hour Movie Channel on Roku and soon Apple TV. We had a lot of fun shooting this episode on the streets of Hollywood.

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Bonjour!

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Frame from an episode of the comedy web series, The Man Van, written and directed by Greg McDonald.

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Psycho Therapy – Comedy Web Series Episode

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Psycho Therapy, episode 18 of the comedy web series The Man Van from writer-director Greg McDonald of Gate5. The series features behind the scenes videos of his efforts in trying to get a series called The Man Van off the ground. Episode 18 finds Greg trying to get rid of his on-camera mugging that was...

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Van Gone – Comedy Web Series Episode

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Van Gone, episode 11 of the comedy web series The Man Van from writer-director Greg McDonald of Gate5.  The series features behind the scenes videos of his efforts in trying to get a series called The Man Van off the ground. Episode 11 finds Greg lost without the van which is in the shop for...

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Travel Inn on Sunset Blvd.

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I recently dug up this footage I shot in 2001 at the Travel Inn, a seedy low budget motel on Sunset Blvd. in 2001. It was for a short film I made at the time about the characters that stay there. Now that the Travel Inn is long gone, this footage is an historical document....

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Pretty Kitty Trailer

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And the trailer for Pretty Kitty. Screened in many film festivals throughout the world and distributed by Ouat! Media in Toronto.

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