MACKENZIE Sheppard is a film director based in Tokyo, Japan. His experience spans commercials, documentaries and music videos--his most recent work includes projects shot in Cambodia, Ethiopia, and a NIKE commercial shot in Tokyo. He has worked with major ad agencies such as Saatchi and Wieden + Kennedy.
TWINSET launched their career by lighting a cinema commercial for Stella Artois which was in competition for the Oscar Shorts and followed by work on commercials for prestigious brands such as Guinness, The Guardian, The Times, Ford, Renault, and Vespa (to name but a few) as well as dramas and documentaries. Twinset has won many awards and has experience of filming with I-D magazine, AnOther, Pret a Porter, Armani and Vogue and iconic figures such as Tilda Swinton and Al Pacino.
DAN M. Smith dreamed of being a director even as a boy growing up in rural Leicestershire making skateboard videos with his friends. Then finally, after a healthy career as an editor he fulfilled that boyhood dream by getting his break directing “Natural History Museum ALIVE 3D” with TV legend David Attenborough. Nowadays he is shooting short form and long form, has a feature film in development and more 3D documentaries in the pipeline with more CGI animals. Dan's strengths are in comedy and VFX creatures.