Philip Hodges is a film director based in Los Angeles.  With a diverse body of work consisting of animation, live-action drama, documentaries, experimental shorts, music videos and commercials, his films have screened at numerous festivals and art shows.  His focus is on children-friendly content for emerging media platforms.


Philip launched Snapchat's first original series, which garnered over 80 million views per episode.  As part of the YouTube Music Awards, his video for Shamir was voted among the Top 25 Videos of the Year by The Huffington Post.  He has worked with an array of global brands, and is currently in development with Disney on his first feature film.

Philip is an honors graduate from the USC School of Cinematic Arts and Harvard College, where he was an illustrator for the Harvard Lampoon humor magazine.