Furby Wars: XV Anniversary Edition!

Posted on Feb 9, 2017

Announcing the release of the Furby Wars: Episode I – The Furby Menace 15th Anniversary Edition! The fully remastered film will arrive in Summer 2017! I will be working on it in-between gigs. More details coming soon!

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Watch Modazz Grupo Musical – “Ahora Regresas”

Posted on Jan 6, 2017

Check out the latest music video for Modazz Grupo Musical ft. Andy Zuniga “Ahora Regresas.”

ErnieFilm Music Video Reel

Posted on Oct 26, 2016

ErnieFilm specializes in music videos for up-and-coming artists. Check out our Music Video Reel below:

Contraband TV Episodes Now Online!

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

Watch all three episodes of Contraband TV now online! From the early days of “what the hell were we thinking?” to the latest episode which we still ask “what the hell were we thinking?” Then go beyond Episode 3 and explore all our parodies and sketches!

Watch the Original Furby Wars Trailer!

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

The official trailer for “Furby Wars: Episode I – The Furby Menace” is now online! Released back in 2002, the 45-minute epic was inspired by Ernie’s favorite action films including Star Wars, The Rock, and The Matrix.

Watch Johnny Gax – “The Good Life”

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

Check out the Contraband and ErnieFilm produced music video for Johnny Gax’sThe Good Life.”

Watch Neil Ford – “Don’t Give Up On Me”

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

Country music singer Neil Ford has been working with the Operation Homefront charity for the past decade. The nonprofit organization helps US veterans who are in need of assistance. With the help of Contraband LLC, Ford’s music video, “Don’t Give Up On Me” has benefited Operation Homefront with proceeds from the song going to charity.

“The Letter” Photo Story

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

Submitted as part of Ernie’s portfolio for the California State University Northridge film program, “The Letter” is a story told entirely in black and white photos. Ernie teamed up with veteran Contraband TV cinematographer Ernesto Elizarraraz to tell the heartbreaking story of a couple saying goodbye. Click the photo below to view to slideshow:

The Letter

Contraband LLC. Acting Reels

Posted on Feb 19, 2015

In addition to shooting music videos for clients, Contraband and ErnieFilm teamed up to produce acting reels for actors. The short films “Haven” and “The Hit” where meant to serve as demo material for up-and-coming actors looking to show their acting chops. Check out the demo reel promo below and learn more about the films here.