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Trey Nelson is a seasoned feature, documentary, commercial and television director. In 2015, he wrote and directed the feature film LOST IN THE SUN starring Josh Duhamel and Josh Wiggins. Filmmaker Magazine praised the film as “one of the most beautiful and best acted independent films of the year.” 

His work has been featured at festivals around the world including the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival, which premiered his feature documentary 14 MINUTES FROM EARTH. 

Over the last decade, Trey’s passion for food and those who work in the culinary industry have inspired him to direct over 150 episodes of food television and dozens of tabletop and live action commercials. Both the Television Academy and The James Beard Foundation have recognized his work in the genre.  

Trey is currently in pre-production on his next feature film, APPETITE, about an ambitious young chef who races to cover up a murder during one long night in her restaurant.