My feature screenplay “Boy In a Backpack” was recently selected as one of five finalist in The Big Script Competition–The Black List, Indigenous Media, and Josh Hutcherson.  I will be directing a short based on the screenplay. The film will be distributed by Conde Naste. In pre-production now.


The Big Script

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 21: (L-R) Actor Brad Martocello, actor and producer Josh Hutcherson, and chief operating officer Jake Avnet from The Indigenous Media Film Incubator pose at the Tribeca Film Festival Getty Images Studio on April 21, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival ) *** Local Caption *** Brad Martocello;Josh Hutcherson;Jake Avnet


“To Kill a Cat”, Currently in post-production. Had such a great team I was able to act and direct. Looking forward to its release.

More updates soon.


Brad Director

“To Kill a Cat”
Written and Directed by Brad Martocello. DP–David Ruzicka

Guys concerned


Walking Across Yard


Brad at Fence





Guys on truck

Guys with Truck


“Escort Escort” is a short about a young man who takes a job driving a Romanian escort for the day. This film was shot on zero budget with a passionate crew of volunteers and actors. Below are a few stills.

James Escort Escort

“Escort Escort” Written and Directed by Brad Martocello. DP–Patrick Ginnetty Bashir