ABOUT

August Segerholm is a unique kind of creative talent with skills within both digital & film.

With a strong conceptual thinking and an experienced visual eye, he can take briefs to final execution. Growing up in a creative family with architects and artists he have the visual thinking in his backbones.

One thing that strikes you when working with August is that he is a truly curious person and a perfectionist that loves to create things. Not afraid of getting his hands dirty in everything from directing commercials and fashion films. He also have a great love for digital design within apps, websites and installations, finding ways of pushing the boundaries within user experiences.

From his background at Hyper Island Interactive Art Director program he is a very skilled team player.

SELECTED CLIENTS

OnePlus, Google, Nike, Electrolux, Amnesty & Civil Right Defenders.

SELECTED AWARDS

Cannes Lions, D&AD, Eurobest, Webby Award, Epica Awards & Tomorrow Awards, Guldägget, 100 wattaren and Eurobest.

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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

EXPERIENCE

Freelance Art Director/ Director

2017 OnePlus- Seventy Agency (18 films)
2017 Google Chromebook (4 films) 
2017 Lidl- Bacon/ Indigo
2017 Naturskyddsföreningen (2 films)
2016 Adidas fotball -Stop Family
2016 Transportstyrelsen (7 films)
2016 Ochirly - Mario Testino

Creative lead / Art Director & Director

House of Radon

Clients: Electrolux, AEG, Ericsson, RFSU

Creative

B-Reel Stockholm

Clients: Axe, Telenor & Coca Cola.

Interactive Art Director

McCann London (2 years)

Clients: Xbox, MasterCard, Nestle, Heart Research UK

B-Reel (7 months)

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)

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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SOCIAL

Mail

Linkedin

Instagram

Twitter

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