Jelle Oortman Gerlings

Based in Holland & Bali

Study popular and classical music at the Royal Academy of Music in The Hague, Holland. Jelle is so talented that at his early graduation, that he receives not only the prize for Excellence, but is also granted a Scholarship at the prestigious Julliard School of Music in New York City. Bob Berg and Mike Brecker were amongst his teachers. After his graduation in NYC, touring around the world really takes off. With bands, orchestras and horn sections. He receives prizes and public recognition as a soloist for Jazz, Pop and Rock music on stages around the globe. At age 23 he becomes the at that point in time youngest Professor of Music in his country at the Conservatory, where he once studied himself.

But it just so happens that he works as a runner for an advertising film production company, and rather quickly he is asked to become production manager and shortly after producer. One year later he even becomes a Director. Then again he traveled around and worked for a broad range of International clients like JWT, Lintas, Martin, BBDO, McCann-Erickson, Element 79, DDB, Y&R group, Bates/Dorland, uro- RSCG, Grey, FCB, Deutsch, Publicis, Lowe, O&M, amongst others…For these agencies he worked for the following brands: Canon, Nike, Lever, Mars, Deutsche Bank, Heineken, Tiger Beer, Commerz Bank, Philips, Nescafe, L’Oreal, Garnier, Nokia, De Beers Diamonds, Mercedes Benz, Toyota, Vodafone, TNT, Coca Cola, O2, ABN/Amro, Star Cruise Asia, and many more.

Next to his commercial work a new challenge soon appeared: ‘Days of Milk and Honey’ is the working title of an American feature film project and ‘The Expat’ was recently awarded a development fee by the Singapore Film committee.

Jelle’s films are astonishingly varied, and just as polished as his life story. Often praised for his positive work attitude & energy, his wit and diplomacy and his always keen eye, wide open for what somebody else might miss; Jelle is one of those talented guys out there, that can certainly make the difference!  

在海牙皇家音乐学院学习流行和古典音乐之后,Jelle为之后的职业生涯提供了丰富的灵感来源,他不仅以优秀的成绩毕业,还获得了纽约著名的Juilliard音乐学院的奖学金,Bob Berg 和Mike Brecker都曾经是他的老师,从该校毕业之后,他和各类乐队,管弦乐队以及号角乐团的世界巡演开始了,作为爵士乐,流行乐和摇滚乐的舞台在全球荣获各种奖项和得到公认。23岁时,他成为了当时国家音乐学院,也是他的母校,最年轻的教授。

然而,他却选择去一家广告制作公司,从一名场务开始,迅速升职为制作经理,又在短时间内成为制片,一年之后,他开始了自己的导演生涯,又开始在世界各地与多家国际广告公司合作拍摄,例如JWT, Lintas, Martin, BBDO, McCann-Erickson, Element 79, DDB, Y&R group, Bates/Dorland, uro- RSCG, Grey, FCB, Deutsch, Publicis, Lowe, O&M, 品牌包括Canon, Nike, Lever, Mars, Deutsche Bank, Heineken, Tiger Beer, Commerz Bank, Philips, Nescafe, L’Oreal, Garnier, Nokia, De Beers Diamonds, Mercedes Benz, Toyota, Vodafone, TNT, Coca Cola, O2, ABN/Amro, Star Cruise Asia等。

广告作品之余,他也在挑战电影领域,作品包括美国短片电影“Days of Milk and Honey”和最近获得新加坡电影委员会赞助的影片”The Expat”。Jelle的电影作品非常多样化,正如他的人生故事一样,他积极的工作态度和正能量总会感染他人,他的才智和处事之道,以及他的细心严谨,也让他从众人中脱颖而出!

  • Calve – Chicken

 

  • StarCruise – Casino – Au03

  • Brand Beer – Fata Morgana

  • Crystal Clear

  • Gaastra – Rutger Hauer

  • Interpolis Insurance

  • Whiskas – Stovepipe

  • Aquarius – Life Of A Ball