- NEW YORK
Moxie Pictures has added Ivan Bird and Giles Lovell-Wilson to its directorial roster for global representation spanning commercials and branded content.
Bird, who was formerly handled by production house Rattling Stick, has turned out work known for its exquisite cinematography, dynamic precision, technical sophistication, and pitch-perfect natural performances. Bird began his career as a stills photographer before seamlessly transitioning to a DP and director. His iconic and much-emulated work as a DP includes the legendary Guinness commercials “Surfer” and “Swimmer” and also Jonathan Glazer’s debut feature, the BAFTA and Oscar nominated Sexy Beast.
Since transitioning to directing, Bird has helmed spots for major brands including Nike, Mercedes-Benz, HSBC, American Airlines and the BBC.
Meanwhile, Lovell-Wilson is a London based fashion and beauty filmmaker. He began his career in stills and swiftly moved into directing. His work for high fashion brands is characterized by beautiful clean-cut photography, playful dynamic choreography and a slick cutting edge style. He has made films for some of the biggest global brands in fashion including Gucci, Max Factor and Tommy Hilfiger. Prior to joining Moxie, Lovell-Wilson was with London production house Graft.