FILM & COMMERCIALS DIRECTOR / EDITOR / DIGITAL EFFECTS & CGI ANIMATOR
Jeff Ford is an award winning Los Angeles based Director, Screenwriter, Editor and CGI animator.
Born in England and raised in Australia, Ford graduated from RMIT University in Melbourne with a degree in Design and Advertising and was immediately hired as an Art Director at Clemenger BBDO after graduation. A couple of years later he won a Cannes Young Creatives Scholarship, and headed to London where he became Deputy Creative Director of BANC Advertising. His advertising work garnered awards around Europe and he later moved to Channel 4 where he began directing commercials. He soon branched out on his own, creating award winning spots for clients including Renault, Volvo, Ford, Nestle, Mastercard, Snickers, Capitol Bank and The Rolling Stones to name a few.
With representation in 12 countries across Europe, Jeff has been writing and directing content and commercials in 10 different countries for the past 17 years. His ability to translate concepts to film and communicate to all audiences in multiple languages and across various cultures using humour, live action comedy and CGI animation and digital effects have have won him a string of global awards including 6 Cannes Advertising Festival nominations, a New York One Show Award and a nomination for Best New Director at Cannes.