Davis received his MFA from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. At USC he directed If a Body Meet a Body, a documentary on the Los Angeles County Coroner Office, which garnered a 2008 Student Academy Award. His directing work includes A Path to Honor, an AMC original series, hosted by Tom Brokaw, and the viral hit, The Super Supercapacitor (2013), a finalist in GE’s Focus Forward filmmaking competition, which reached the top spot on Reddit and garnered over four million views online.
The Million Dollar Duck is Brian’s directorial debut. It premiered at the 2016 Slamdance film festival taking home the Best Documentary and Audience award, and was released by Lionsgate and Animal Planet in the fall of 2016.