Van Alan is a filmmaker based in Seattle, WA. He has directed numerous music videos for labels such as EMI, Universal Music Group, and Warner Music Group. His work has been seen on MTV2, HDNet, FuseTV and is responsible for millions of views on YouTube and Vevo. Past artists include Icon for Hire, The Letter Black, Better Than Ezra, The Presidents of the U.S.A., and Copeland.
He has produced, directed, and edited over 80 episodes of the acclaimed web-series Penny Arcade:The Series across three seasons, as well as the successful comedy web-series The Kris & Scott Show.
He has shot several short films that have taken him across the U.S. and the world. "The Natural Order of Things", was shot on location in Beijing, China with an all Chinese cast and crew.