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What's a Splendid Fix?

A splendid fix is a creative vacation for it's creator and client, away from the ordinary and into our splendid imaginations. splendid fix is the brain child of director/producer Trevor Allen and director/editor/vfx John Irwin. We cook up unique commercials and branded content for our cherished brands and bands.

As a directing team, our varied strengths work in harmony and the end product has a balanced timbre for it. We keep budgets moderate, with the ability and experience to lead projects from idea to completion in house. Give us a shout! We'd love to have a chat about creating something great with you.


Trevor Allen

Director/Producer Trevor Allen has created many renowned projects. His music video for Tobacco "Constellation Dirtbike Head" was showcased by Filter Magazine and Pitchfork Media. His short film "Progenitor Cloning" was screened at festivals across the country. Trevor also has vast production experience, producing feature length films and commercials that have taken him to four continents and fifteen different states. He has worked with lauded actors: Jason Bateman, Forest Whitaker, Anne Hathaway, Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson, Minnie Driver.

Trevor often works with heavy hitter advertising agencies: Wieden+Kennedy, TBWA\Chiat\Day, BBDO, mcgarrybowen, Leo Burnett, Ogilvy, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Draft FCB, Arnold, JWT, Saatchi & Saatchi, Publicis, Euro RSCG. With cherished brands: Microsoft, Apple, HP, Nike, Under Armour, Gatorade, Nintendo, Proctor & Gamble, Amazon, Starbucks, VISA, Dr. Pepper, Nissan, Lexus, Charles Schwab, Allstate, Kit Kat, Subway, Burger King, LL Bean.


John Irwin

John Irwin has written, directed and edited a collection of nationally award winning commercials, short films and music videos. In 2012, John wrote, directed and edited a short film, 'Sold' that was chosen out of 15,000 submissions as a semi-finalist in Youtube's first ever film festival produced by Ridley Scott. 'Sold' went on to win best drama at the Malibu, Hollyshorts Film Festival, and is now being distributed by Shorts International.

For the past three years, John has been a Gold Award Finalist for editing at the prestigious New York Festivals. Projects in the past 5 years that he has been producer, editor and visual effects designer for have won 18 Telly Awards, three Regional Emmys, and a W3 Silver Award for editing, collectively. John is directing his first feature film this winter from a screenplay he wrote. Roland Emmerich is Executive Producing.

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8391 Beverly Boulevard
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Los Angeles, CA 90048

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