Steven Kanter is a Director, Writer, Cinematographer, Editor and Producer from Metro Detroit, MI. He is now based in Los Angeles.
His videos have earned millions of views over a variety of platforms, such as Youtube, Facebook, Vimeo and Snapchat - as well as receiving recognition from Huffington Post, Reddit, MTV, Blumhouse Productions, among others.
Kanter currently works as a Creative Lead for BuzzFeed Motion Pictures, developing and executing narrative content for both digital and traditional TV outlets. He frequently shoots, directs and edits his projects, often collaborating with both writers and development partners on a variety of scripted productions. Prior to BuzzFeed, he’s served as director, videographer, editor and social video strategist for various brands including Toyota, Relativity Media and JDRF. He’s also received accolades for personal projects, including the LA Film Festival, Fandango Scare-off contest and Funny Or Die.
Kanter attended Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media, where he earned a degree in Film Production with an emphasis in Directing. You can follow him on Facebook, Instagram, and BuzzFeed.