is a photographer

is a director

sees your light

thinks you're magic

is awesome

was here

is an artist


Brit Phelan is a queer, German-American director and photographer based in Los Angeles. Her work spans commercials, short films, music videos, and original content across all platforms. Brit's work explores the most intimate and organic aspects of how humans connect, no matter who they are or where they are from. In every project, her films focus on subtle insights on human emotion and the universal truths of shared experience.

A skilled editor and cinematographer, Brit is an all-around human content machine. She brings a sharp eye for pacing, framing, and dynamic visuals to all projects. Specializing in speed and precision and with a nimble approach to the creative workflow, she has independently collaborated with a wide range of international brands, including Nike, Verizon, Coca-Cola, Twitter, White Claw, Abercrombie, Moschino, ModCloth, Gymboree, Puma, and has worked at Wieden + Kennedy, YouTube, and 72andSunny. Brit is now the founder and executive officer of Little Known, a thriving independent creative studio that offers top-tier filming and editing.


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Founded in 2018 in Los Angeles by Brit Phelan, Little Known specializes in the fundamentals of filmmaking. Having worked for ten years for several prestigious advertising and creative agencies, Brit wanted to bring her experience into a fully integrated creative studio that would be adaptable to the ever-changing landscape of brand marketing. Little Known has since blossomed into a full-blown machine for creative content that collaborates with dozens of creatives and brands from around the globe.