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BRETT RAPKIN

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Brett Rapkin is a five-time Emmy-Nominated Director,Writer & Producer. His independent feature length documentary “Spaceman: A Baseball Odyssey” about former Boston Red Sox & Montreal Expos lefty and counterculture icon Bill “Spaceman” Lee, had its World Premiere at the 2005 Discovery Channel/AFI Silverdocs Documentary Festival. The film was immediately acquired for worldwide distribution receiving both critical acclaim and high ratings in primetime on the MLB Network and New England Sports Network.

Brett’s next long form endeavor “Holy Land Hardball” followed an American bakery owner’s inspired and often comedic attempts to create a six-team pro baseball league from scratch in Israel. The film was an official selection of over forty film festivals internationally, won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the Boston Jewish Film Festival, and premiered in primetime on MLB Network. The Hollywood Reporter described the film as “Something original…with the aspirational charm of Hoop Dreams.”

Brett was also the creator and show-runner on the Emmy Nominated thirteen-part series “Football Freakonomics” for the NFL Network, inspired by and featuring the best-selling book.

He has collaborated and worked with a wide variety of elite athletes and entertainers ranging from Tom Brady, Motley Crue, Marion Jones, Bode Miller, Jeff Gordon, Rod Stewart, The Game, John Wall, Denis Leary, Stevie Johnson and Harry Connick Jr. to name a few. Brett has shot world wide in locations ranging from Cuba, Israel, Norway, Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, England, Honduras, Australia, and across North America.

His television and digital branding clients include HBO, NBC Olympics, NFL Network, NFL.com, ESPN, CBS, Red Bull, GMC, FOX Sports Net, A&E, Outdoor Life, A&E, Versus, Kjus Apparel, Clear Channel

Brett has shot world wide in locations ranging from Cuba, Israel, Norway, Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, England, Honduras, Australia, Slovania, Monaco as well as across North America.

Here is a select list of some of Brett's work:

World Series of Poker “Side Action” & “At Home” Features ESPN
John Wall Promo Red Bull Media
Game Changers (5 eps) NFL Network
Football Freakonomics (12 eps) NFL Network
An Open Letter to Tom Brady by Denis Leary NFL Network
Sharpe Focus: Shannon Sharpe Hall of Fame Bio* NFL Network
Spaceman: A Baseball Odyssey New England Sports
Jimmy Rollins World Record Hit* ESPN/ Red Bull Media
Holy Land Hardball MLB Network
Rod Stewart Bio A&E Network
Press Pause: Marion Jones (directed by John Singleton) ESPN 30 for 30
Baseball’s Golden Age (13 eps) Fox Sports Net
Impossible to Forget: The Story of ‘67 Boston Red Sox New England Sports
Bode Miller Spot Kjus Apparel
Chevrolet Olympic Moments: Bode Miller NBC Olympics
Madhouse Munchies with Bode Miller commercial
Randy Jackson Biography Biography Channel
Formula One : The Fast & Furious CBS Sports
Bode on the Bus (13 eps) Outdoor Life Network
Soul of a Champion (4 eps) Versus Network
Motley Crue: Carnival of Sins Clear Channel Ent.
The Game & NFL’s Stevie Johnson NOC/YouTube
Ozzfest: Tenth Anniversary Clear Channel Ent.

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