ABOUT

August is a Cannes Lions award winning Multidisciplinary Creative and Film Director from Stockholm, Sweden. Educated at Hyper Island Stockholm.

Having experience at working at world top agencies like B-Reel and McCann London together with Freelancing for clients such as Mario Testino he have been working in everything from a digital change the world concept that was brought up in UN to fashion films to be the creative lead and director for campaigns for OnePlus.

August have a mind that never sleeps, constantly wanting to push boundaries and a really strong eye for everything visual, bringing it into his work.

Experience as:

Creative Lead

Art Director + Director

Interactive Art Director

Commercial & Branded Content Director

Director of Photography

CONTACT

Mail

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EDUCATION

Alma Löv Script Academy

Script writing for Film & Television

2017-2018

Hyper Island

Interactive Art Director

(2012 – 2013)

Central Saint Martins

Art Direction, Course

(2011 – 2011)

Kulturama

Film/Cinema/Video Studies

(2011 – 2011)

Lunds University

Marketing, entrepreneurship and Organization

(2009 – 2009)

Södra Latin School of Art

Acting, Directing & Photography

(2006 – 2009)

 

MEDIA MENTIONS

BBC News

Mashable

Creative Review

The Huffington Post

Wired

PSFK

NBC

Fast Company

GOOD

Resume

PFO Tech

ADFORUM

Gizmagazine

Adsoftheworld

Dailymail

Advertolog

Trendhunter

DeltaDoc

SELECTED CLIENT EXPERIENCE

Absolut Vodka International, Yesss Austria, KFC, Electrolux, AEG, OnePlus International, Google Chromebook, Adidas Fotball, Xbox.

Commercial & Branded Content Director

Clients: Absolut Vodka International, KFC, YESSS Austria, Agnes Hustler, Google Chromebook, Lidl.

Creative Lead I Art Director & Director 2018

House of Radon Agency / 2018

Clients: Electrolux, AEG, Ericsson, RFSU.

Creative Lead I Art Director & Director 2017

Seventy Agency

OnePlus International, 18 films. Ericsson.

Commercial & Branded Content Director 2016

Naturskyddsföreningen, Transportstyrelsen & +5 music video productions.

Digital Art Director/Creative 2015

B-Reel Stockholm

Clients: Axe, Telenor & Coca Cola.

Interactive Art Director 2013-2014

McCann London (2 years)

Clients: Xbox, MasterCard, Nestle, Heart Research UK

Creative Intern

Lost Boys International// London

Clients: Sony, Google- Converse, Clarins & Barrets)

(2013) 3.5 Months

Freelancing Art Director

Clients: Ted X Stockholm, an upcoming fashion app and a Civil Right Defenders. 

(2013) 

Clients: Sony Mobile, Converse, Google & Clarins.

Creative Intern

A World Beneath

Clients: Nike, Brother and Devoted.

(2012)

Fashion film Director

Maasai, Warner music

(2013)

Grandpa Sweden

(2012)

Smiley Vintage

(2011)

Production Assistent

Camp David Production for Phillips

(2012)

Photographer

Radarzine

(2011 – 2012)

Film Assistent

Studio 24, working for the Cannes Film Festival winner Roy Andersson

(2011)

Actor

Der Komissar und das Meer- German Television

(2010)

Livet i Fagervik- Swedish Television

(2009)

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HONOURS AND AWARDS

2014 Cannes Mobile Lions, Social for Mobile — Silver
2014 Cannes Direct Lions, Digital & Social — Shortlist
2014 D&AD, Innovative Use of Mobile Technology — Yellow Pencil
2014 D&AD, Innovative Use of Mobile Technology — Shortlist
2014 Webby Award, Experimental & Innovation — Winner
2014 Webby Awards, Best Use of Social Media — Shortlist
2014 Guldagget, Alternative Media — Winner
2014 Guldagget, Mobile — Winner
2014 Guldagget, PR — Winner
2013 Eurobest, Mobile — Gold
2013 Eurobest, Interactive — Bronze
2013 Eurobest, Promo & Activation — Shortlist
2013 Epica Awards, Social Networks — Gold
2013 Tomorrow Awards — Winner
2013 Cannes Mobile Lions, Other Technology for Mobile — Silver Lion
2013 Cannes Promo & Activation Lions, Best use of Social Media — Bronze Lion
2013 Cannes Cyber Lions, Other Digital Channels — Shortlist
2013 Cannes Innovation Lions — Shortlist
2013 Cannes PR Lions, Charity and Not for Profit — Shortlist
2013 Cannes PR Lions, Best use of social media — Shortlist
2013 Cannes Promo & Activation Lions, Charities — Shortlist
2013 Cresta Awards, Interactive —Shortlist
2013 100 Wattaren, Non-profits — Gold
2013 100 Wattaren, Smart — Silver
2013 100 Wattaren, International — Bronze
2012 Sweden Short Film Festival, Best Short film — Shortlist