Sam speaks at Urban+Future Event

Creativity for Urban Future Sam Chegini

I’m honored to be present at this international UN event on the occasion of World Creativity and Innovation Day, April 21st to speak about my experiences regarding limitations that can lead to innovation and creativity. I’m going to speak about the making of @jakkojakszyk ‘s videos during the pandemic of Covid-19 and there will be a special screening of my latest video for @jethrotull_ ‘s #Aqualung as well. Lead Concept Artist of Aqualung and renowned Iranian artist @hassan.nozadian will be accompanying me to this event. You can sign up for free here!

Sam’s new video starring Al Murray for Jakko M Jakszyk’s Uncertain Times, Out Now

Jakko M Jakszyk Uncertain Times starring Al Murray

Jakko M Jakszyk’s Uncertain Times

Directed by Sam Chegini

Star Guest: Al Murray

Gavin Harrison – Drums & Percussion

Django Jakszyk – Bass

Johnny Thirkell – Trumpet

Jakko M Jakszyk – Guitars, Keyboards, and Vocals

Camera Man – Trevor Prichard

Samira Tayeba as the Graffiti Artist

Writer, Editor, Animator, Compositing Artist, VFX artist: Sam Chegini

Special thanks to Masoud Mafi – Alma Studio

This video was produced during the Pandemic of Covid-19

A Sam Pictures Productions Music Video for Jakko M Jakszyk 2020

In memory of Mohammadreza Shajarian

Mohammadreza shajarian

Dear Friends,

In honor and memory of the legend, voice of Persia, Iranian singer, musician, Mohammadreza Shajarian who left us yesterday, I postpone today’s premiere of “Uncertain Times” to another date.

His memory and voice will live on forever.

Thank you.

Sam Chegini

Sam’s new video for Jakko M Jakszyk

Jakko M Jakszyk Uncertain Times starring Al Murray directed by Sam Chegini
Jakko Jakszyk - Uncertain Times

I’m delighted to announce my third collaboration with Jakko! Our new video titled “Uncertain Times” starring the renowned British Actor/Comedian, Al Murray for Jakko’s upcoming album, “Secrets & Lies” will be premiered on October 9th, 2020 from InsideOut Music.


Jakko M Jakszyk’s The Trouble with Angels – Out Now!

JAKKO M JAKSZYK – The Trouble with Angels (OFFICIAL VIDEO). Taken from the album “Secrets & Lies”, out October 23rd, 2020. Order now:

A Film by Sam Pictures Productions
Sam Chegini – Screenwriter, Director, Animator, and Editor

Music Department
Gavin Harrison – Drums
Tony Levin – Bass
Amber Jakszyk – Backing Vocals

Jakko M Jakszyk – Vocals, Guitars & Keyboards

Film Department
UK – Toby Amies
The Netherlands – Linde Nijland & Bert Ridderbos
Turkey – Alireza Sakaki

Iran – Sam Pictures Productions
The Netherlands – Visual Screen Art
UK – SoundStage Studios


The Girl – Sietske Doke Ketelaar

The Mortals – Linde Nijland, Bert Ridderbos, Alidus Post, Yvet Post, Alireza Sakaki, Navid Khorasani Nejad, Mehran Khani, Elham Khani

The Whisperers
Linde Nijland, Bert Ridderbos, Sepide Afsheen Khanbolooki, Mojan Chegini, Pouria Jabbari, Ghazal Salehi,

Animation Department
VFX, Compositing Artist, Animator, and Storyboard Artist: Sam Chegini

Special Thanks to:
Chris Porter, Toby Amies, David Singleton, Linde Nijland, Bert Ridderbos, Sander Trispel, Laleh Akbarzadeh, Mert Küçük, Javad Atashbari, Sepide Afsheen Khanbolooki, Majid Chegini, Mojan Chegini, Alireza Sakaki, Mohammad Dolati and everyone who helped us to make this film possible during the pandemic of Covid-19

Jakko M Jakszyk – The Trouble with Angels

The teaser is here

Sam’s new music video, Jakko M Jakszyk’s “The Trouble with Angels” taken from the upcoming album “Secrets & Lies” will be premiered on August 14th, 2020.

This is Sam’s 5th official music video. 

Starring Linde Nijland, Bert Ridderbos, Doke Sietske Ketelaar

with special thanks to Toby Amies.