Vice President, Development & Production
Arlen is the Vice President of Development & Production at OBB where he works on scripted and unscripted projects on both the development and production side.
As a filmmaker, his work has been featured at festivals around the world, including the Toronto International Film Festival, SXSW, Austin Film Festival, Stanley Film Festival, New York Television Festival, Woodstock Film Festival, Palm Springs International Film Festival and more.
Arlen's work has been featured on IFC.com, Splitsider, Complex, the Huffington Post, Bleacher Report and BuzzFeed. He has written digital content for Condé Nast Entertainment and has worked as a video producer/director and DP for GQ Magazine and Major League Baseball (MLB). In collaboration with OBB, he has directed work for the NBA and Mountain Dew, WinView Games and an animated series based on Marilyn Monroe. Previous clients include Barnes & Noble, FreshPet, Cole Haan, Vox and more.
Arlen is a Canadian Comedy Award recipient for his short film work and has been nominated three additional times for his live performances and short films. A graduate of the BFA Acting Program at the University of Alberta, Arlen also holds a MFA in Film Directing and Cinematography from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.