Partner/Commercial Filmmaker

Phil Mastman directs, shoots and edits national and regional TV commercials and high-profile corporate video projects. Over the last 30 years, Phil has directed spots for Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati Bell, Long John Silver’s, Frisch’s, Skyline Chili and countless others. Mastman has directed numerous large-scale corporate projects, some of them involving more than 60 screens, for major companies including Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, Chevron, Verisign, Lexmark and others. Phil’s company, Sandlot Pictures, was founded in 1997. Previously, Phil worked as a Director at The Kraemer Group, and as an Audience Promotion Manager at WLWT-TV in Cincinnati. Prior to that, Phil directed live newscasts and was an ENG photographer at KERO-TV in Bakersfield, CA. He began his production career at KPBS-TV/FM in San Diego. For more information, visit