About Us

A filmography connoisseur.

Glenn Student has decades of experience in the industry and loads of passion. He began his career in film and television production right out of college. Landing a gig as a production assistant to Oscar-winning producer, Michael Phillips, Glenn learned many valuable tricks of the trade. Quickly
rising through the ranks from dolly grip and key grip to post-production coordinator and location manager, Glenn continuously refined his skills along the way.

Throughout his filmography career, Glenn has had the privilege of collaborating with Academy Award-winning talents such as Janusz Kaminksy and Oliver Stone. Additionally, he has worked on many independent films with legendary filmmakers including B-movie king, Roger Corman and PM Entertainment. By 2013, Glenn was producing corporate videos all around the country and filming content for A&E, NASCAR, Food Network and ESPN.

As the Owner and Founder of Emerald Motion Pictures, Glenn has earned himself a reputation as a leader in the corporate video world. Incorporating his motion picture background into the business, Glenn and his team consistently produces creative, award-winning films for clients like Mercedes-Benz, Pfizer, Glock, Linksys, Farmers Insurance, American Lung Association and more. It’s time to add your name to that list!

During the course of his career as a producer, cinematographer and editor, Glenn’s work has earned him and his team many awards and accolades. 

Big Win

Emerald Motion Pictures sweeps 5 awards in their 5th appearance in the 48 Hour Film Project, including Best Picture, moving them on to compete in the international judging in Paris, France.

First Feature Film Co-Production

Emerald Motion Pictures is hired to film, edit and co-produce it's first feature-length film which is later released on Amazon Prime and Tubi.

Debut Film Production

Emerald Motion Pictures participates in it's first 48 Hour Film Project to produce the award-winning, short, horror film, "A Doll Named Charlotte".


To better represent the style and techniques Glenn learned in television and film production, D&D Video Productions is rebranded, Emerald Motion Pictures.

Acquisition & Growth

Glenn Student acquires full ownership of D&D Video Productions and begins to expand the scope of the business by offering corporate video production services.

Road to Success

Glenn Student is recruited to take the business to a new level by bringing his skills in television and motion picture production to the world of wedding and event video production.

Company Founded

D&D Video Productions is co-founded by Don & Deb Gilbert and quickly establishes themselves as the premier wedding and event videography company in Las Vegas.