THE HOLIDAY WISH FAIRY - interactive promo video

8:50 PM

THE HOLIDAY WISH FAIRY is an interactive promo video for The Second City.

Directed by C.J. Arellano:


Read On 0 comments

IT'S STILL LIFE - sketch comedy show

8:02 PM

IT'S STILL LIFE is a sketch comedy show co-written by C.J. Arellano.

He also provided video direction for the show and edited the trailers:


TRAILER #1:



TRAILER #2:
Read On 0 comments

MIND OVER MARRIAGE - pilot

6:58 PM

MIND OVER MARRIAGE is a 15-minute sci-fi pilot about a wife and husband who gain the ability to read each other's minds.


Written and Directed by C.J. Arellano:


Read On 0 comments

LYRIC OPERA - promo videos

3:53 PM



DR. OPERA was a series of short videos featuring opera characters in therapy.  The videos were created to promote the Lyric Opera of Chicago.


Edited by C.J. Arellano:


"Dr. Opera - Session 1: Hansel & Gretel"



"Dr. Opera - Session 2: Mimi & Rodolfo"

Read On 0 comments

THE HOLIDAY PARTY SONG - promo video

5:35 PM


THE HOLIDAY PARTY SONG is a promo spot for The Second City.


Directed by C.J. Arellano:


Read On 0 comments

MAKE IT VIRAL - promo video

2:39 PM


MAKE IT VIRAL is a promo spot for the branded content services of Second City Communications.


Directed by C.J. Arellano:

Read On 0 comments

DELL - "Scribe" - promo videos

1:24 PM

DELL - "Scribe" was a series of promotional videos that highlight the benefits of a Dell printer.


Edited by C.J. Arellano:



Read On 0 comments

SEATTLE'S BEST - "Declare Your Level Show" - promo videos

12:34 PM


SEATTLE'S BEST - "Declare Your Level Show" was a campaign designed to highlight the Seattle's Best's new "level system" for their coffee products.


Edited by C.J. Arellano



Read On 0 comments

PAYCOR - "Payroll Lovers" - promo video

11:57 AM


PAYCOR - "Payroll Lovers" was part of a marketing campaign by payroll service provider Paycor that centered on characters who inexplicably love payroll.


Edited by C.J. Arellano:


Read On 0 comments

GET HYBRID - music video

5:55 PM


GET HYBRID is a hip-hop music video for Leggett & Platt's spring-and-foam hybrid mattresses. It was produced by Second City Communications.


Edited by C.J. Arellano:


Read On 0 comments

EVERYTHING WILL BE FINE - music video

4:57 PM


EVERYTHING WILL BE FINE is a music video for the single by JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound.


Editing and motion graphics by C.J. Arellano:



Read On 0 comments

SECOND CITY NETWORK - sketch comedy videos

10:40 PM

THE SECOND CITY NETWORK is the new media department of Chicago-based sketch/improv comedy enterprise, The Second City.


'MODERN WOMEN' - editing by C.J. Arellano:


'WELCOME TO AMERICAN APPAREL' - editing by C.J. Arellano:


'FOREFATHERS' - editing and motion graphics by C.J. Arellano:




'THE LAST SUPPER: THE FIRST HANGOVER' - editing and motion graphics by C.J. Arellano:




'BUNNY BOMB' - written by C.J. Arellano:






To view more from The Second City Network, click here.
Read On 0 comments

C.J. ARELLANO

is a writer, director, and video editor living in Chicago. He made or collaborated on the things you'll be seeing here today.

Please push your lap-bar down as far as it will go, and hang on tight!

EMail C.J. Arellano!

CJ@CJarellano.com