About Us

5-Second Films is a vertically-branded viral humor depository, delivering original commercially-minded content to shareholders and upwardly mobile males, females and space chickens ages 18-35 (with disposable income) since October 30th, 2008.

Utilizing multiple social media outlets such as Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr, not to mention creating brand-new content just for Vine, 5-Second Films (5SF on the NYSE) has engineered a high level of Google+ clickthroughs thanks to: Screenings at the LA Film Festival, San Diego Comi-Con and SxSW; guest lectures at Pixar and USC; and appearances on humor-delivery youth-driven programs such as Tosh.0, Attack of the Show!, CNN and Larry King Live.

5-Second Films is based primarily in Los Angeles with an outlet in London, and is available for corporate retreats, viral advertising, dunk tank-related fundraising and hypnotherapy seminars for nursing school graduates. Please contact our booking agent at

Meet the Cast & Crew


Ben Gigli

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Raised by gypsies in the midst of an historical re-enactment of medieval Krakow, Ben Gigli is 40ft tall and assembled primarily from bamboo and a variety of water-soluble glues. He is a USC graduate with a BA in International Relations and Film as well as a Masters in Communications Management (the Internet). He has worked and consulted for a number web media companies in Los Angeles. He also has co-founded a number of totally unsuccessful web ventures and is currently working on yet another (welcome). He enjoys writing, acting, and long walks on the beach.His ultimate goal in life is to own and successfully ride a solid gold jet-ski.

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