Simon is a graduate of Boston College and the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. He won the Sprite Young Filmmaker's Award in 2012 and was a Blue-Ribbon Finalist in the 33rd College Emmys.

In his documentary work, Simon seeks out character-driven stories that challenge our assumptions and open our eyes to a wider world.

He has three feature-length documentaries currently in post-production (two as editor, one as director/editor), as well as a segment of the upcoming anthology film "Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards," produced by James Franco.

Simon has created content for Coca-Cola, CBS, Nitro Circus, Norwegian Airlines, and many other international brands.

He lives in Boston with his wife and daughter.

Contact Simon at simonsavelyev@gmail.com or call 617-840-0374.