ABOUT

August is an award winning Film Director, Art Director and Creative Director from Stockholm.

He is a hands on creative combined with leader skills from Hyper Island that allows him to take fully control over a project, taking it from from brief, to final concept and films.

He is very visual driven with a great passion for photography, art and fashion. Also have a background in acting.

CONTACT

Mail

Linkedin

Bild August.JPG

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)

Click to Download CV

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