Syndrome is an award-winning design and live-action directing studio. From concept to completion, we bring original ideas to life. Utilizing skillful and inventive in-house talent, we integrate our individual creative expertise to find imaginative solutions to complex projects, pushing boundaries wherever possible. Our diverse experience working in multiple forms of media allows us to serve creative agencies, production companies, major networks and studios.
Clients of Syndrome have a wide-range of content requests, from elegant to explosive, and with a strong team built of varied experiences, we bring a broad spectrum of capabilities to the creative table. Our focus is strategizing, conceptualizing and delivering striking aesthetics in order to communicate the most effective messages possible.
Syndrome was launched as an art and installation-driven collective in 2002, in the heart of Los Angeles, by artists Micah Hancock, James Larese, and Mars Sandoval. Along with executive producer Monica Blackburn they evolved into an innovative and bold collaboration of creative synergy. A decade later, Syndrome continues to expand and reinvent its visual and technological repertoire in the ever-evolving world of entertainment.