Work

 

Aldeyra - Biotech Startup

This is the story of a young woman, Olivia, who has a rare disease called SLS. And a company called Aldeyra who is proving they just might have a cure. And what that discovery will mean for both of them. 

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

AGENCY:sticky story inc
WRITER/produceR: STEVE KOLANDER
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: brynmore williams
EDITOR: Peter Rhodes
 

Boston Community Capital

BCC invests in low-income communities so they can be self-sustainable and prosperous. This company has a vision and will get it done with you or without you. They would rather do it with you.  Watch as collage artist Mark Wagner creates a model urban community from pieces of money.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDEr

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: JEFF POWERS
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: LISA JOHNSON
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: SYLVAIN LUCARELLI
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

REEBOK - ANTHONY PETTIS FORMER UFC LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION

Anthony Pettis had to dig deep after his dad was murdered across the street and his mother had to raise he and his brothers. His outlook on life is amazing.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: DAVE WALDRON
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: LISA JOHNSON
PRODUCER: JANET MASON
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

SOLIDWORKS - BORN TO DESIGN

Designing a medical device to cure jaundice in the developing world can save hundreds of lives daily . Design That Matters made it a reality.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: JEFF POWERS
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: PAUL DOME
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

URBAN EDGE 40 YEAR ANNIVERSAY GALA VIDEO

Urban Edge is an amazing nonprofit organization in the Roxbury area of Boston and helps keep their neighbors thriving through investments, respect and a deep sense of community. Steve Kolander, CEO of Sticky Story Inc, was honored to write the melody and lyrics for this song.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: TEEBO AND BRYNMORE WILLIAMS
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: LISA JOHNSON
PRODUCER: IAN AND PECCI MUSIC BY MALIK WILLLIAMS
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

Wicked Good Cause - :30 tV Bridget

co-DIRECTORs: STEVE KOLANDER and christian Williams

WRITERs: STEVE KOLANDER and christian williams
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: steve kolander and christian williams
EDITOR: steve kolander
editing consultants: Brian cassin and Christian williams
PRODUCER: steve kolander
production company: sticky story inc.

 

The Chestnut Hill School - Private Elementary School

 

PERSONAL PROJECTS

In addition to my passion for business storytelling and filmmaking, I also am deeply connected to my family and enjoy creating 'home videos' that capture special moments that are otherwise lost forever. Some of them turn out quite special and are worth sharing because I think this kind of storytelling could work very powerfully even in the business world. This Lego's story is such a video. 

 

REEBOK - DAVID JACK PERSONAL TRAINEr

Few personal trainers understand the human spirit like that of David Jack. His best word of advice, "Hold on to that child inside as long as possible."

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: HILLARY SPERA
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: MONICA BELLING
PRODUCER: PHIL MONDELO
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

Wayne has terminal cancer. And still believes he's the luckiest man alive. Boston Medical Center is an amazing hospital that gives its patients all the resources they need to make the most of their lives.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
Writer/ART DIRECTOR team: dana ferruzzi and Taryl Hafer
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: brynmore williams
EDITOR: nick papps
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: jen giampalo
PRODUCER: jen sargent
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

SOLIDWORKS - BORN TO DESIGN

Motocycz is the world's fastest electric motorcycle. Micheal Cycz is all too aware that when you're creating a first, you're going to have take a lot of arrows. 

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: HILLARY SPERA
EDITOR: TOAR WINTERS
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: PAUL DOME
PRODUCER: BEN RAYNES
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

BE BOLD, BE BALd

This amazing nonprofit was started by co-founder Jeff Freedman after his partner died of cancer in 2007. To keep his partner's memory and zest for life alive, Jeff created a non-profit company to raise money to help fight cancer. His team has raised over 1 million dollars to date. Steve Kolander was honored to write and sing the song on this project. 

Director: Max exposito

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR/writer: rachel bukstein
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: max exposito
music production team: co-pilot
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE: monica belling
song written and performed by: steve kolander
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

 

Reebok mini documentary - Les Mills Super Saturday

We spent one week in Stockholm documenting this 6,000 fitness person event, following three of the most elite Les Mills trainers in the world. Watch the documentary as well as the six social media videos that surrounded this event.

DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER

WRITER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR: STEVE KOLANDER
ART DIRECTOR: CHRISTIAN WILLIAMS
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: HILLARY SPERA
EDITOR: BRIAN CASSIN
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES: MONICA BELLING
PRODUCER: LISA LUDA
SHOP: SMALL ARMY

AMGEN - PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

Amgen asked us to create an uplifting film about a heart failure patient so that their scientists would have a better understanding of the kind of people live with heart failure. It is a brilliant way to put a face with the disease so that researchers never lose sight that their medicines are making a huge impact on people with a hunger for life.