BIOGRAPHY

Damien finds inspiration everywhere from dreams to everyday details, breathing life and imagination into his pieces, which fluidly combine luxury, fashion, beauty, and fine art film techniques. Damien’s ability to create beautiful worlds, engage viewers with stunning imagery, and convey lasting impressions through his films has made him a destination director for a shortlist of prestigious brands. Damien has brought his creative vision to Alfa Romeo, Lexus, BMW, and Lancôme, among many others. His work has been recognized at film festivals around the world.

BY NEIL COOPER - CADENCE

AWARDS

  • 2015 US International Film & Video Festival, LA
  • 2014 Bronze@EDI Award – Corporate Films- BUCHERER
  • 2014 Corporate Media Award Germany – BUCHERER
  • 2014 Best Picture . Bokeh South Africa Fashion Film Festival – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Experimental Film . Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Experimental Film . Los Angeles Reel Film Festival – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Cinematography/Best Art Direction/Best Visual Effects . La Jolla Fashion Film Festival – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Merit Award Experimental . The Indie Fest – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Experimental Film . Film and Script Festival Los Angeles – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Experimental Film . Big Apple Film Festival New York – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Fashion and Design: Web Program or Video . The Taste Awards – URBAN HIPPIE

NOMINATIONS

  • 2015 Best Cinematography, Best Hair & Make-up, Best Director, Best Actress,
  • Best Picture . Bokeh South Africa Fashion Film Festival – LEAVES OF ABSENCE
  • 2013 Best Editing . Berlin Fashion Film Festival – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Film of the Month . IndieDemand – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Best Fashion Film . Born shorts – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Selected . San Diego Film Festival – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Staff Pic on Vimeo – URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Selected, Big Apple Film Festival New York, URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2013 Nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Visual Effects, La Jolla Fashion Film Festival, URBAN HIPPIE
  • 2012 Official Selection . La Jolla Fashion Film Festival – AMPHITRITE
  • 2012 Best Fashion Film . Bornshorts Film Festival – AMPHITRITE
  • 2012 Official Selection . San Francisco Fashion Film Festival – AMPHITRITE
  • 2012 Official Selection . Camden International Film – AMPHITRITE
  • 2012 Staff Pic on Vimeo – AMPHITRITE