William von Tagen - Director

WILLIAM VON TAGEN is an American writer and director--originally from Boise, Idaho. William graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a degree in Creative Writing. William has written and directed several short films and two feature films - while also working on a number of commercial, documentary and freelance projects.

William currently works as the Senior Creative Producer for Freaks 4U Gaming - one of the leading Esport Agencies in the world - tackling projects for clients like Samsung, Lenovo, Porsche, and ROG ASUS.


In 2014, William began work on his first feature length film, ALMOSTING IT. The film--which William wrote and directed--also stars Lee Majors of Six Million Dollar Man fame. ALMOSTING IT won Best Feature at the Lone Star Film Festival in 2015 and was acquired for distribution by Gravitas Ventures. The film is available on Amazon Prime, iTunes, Direct TV and other VOD platforms.


In April, 2016 William began production on his second Feature Film, HERITAGE. The film is a thriller, loosely based on William’s studies of the Harz Mountains of East Germany in 2013. The film was produced on location in Germany and Bulgaria--both in English and German. William wrote and directed the script, as well as serving as the film’s cinematographer. The film will be completed in the fall of 2017.