Jason Smith

PACKS A PUNCH

BIOGRAPHY

Jason grew up in countries as diverse as Sri Lanka, Lebanon, Iran Greece and Pakistan. After graduating with BAhons in English and Film he shot his first documentary and started to work his way up through the ranks from a Runner on shoots for the likes of Tony Kaye and Paul Weiland.

His break came when he directed, produced, lit and edited a short film about Barcelona, which he sold to MTV. In that same year he was nominated for “New Director of the Year” in Cannes and went on to shoot award winning campaigns for Alain Afflelou, Puma and British Army. Jason has directed more than 200 commercials and music videos for the likes of Nike, Coca-Cola, Audi, BMW, EA, NFL, Mountain Dew, Under Armour, Sony, Mitsubishi, NRL and bands Jamiroqui, Kasabian and Electronic. He has also continued to make documentaries, his latest “Cross Country” following high profile sculptor Jon Krawczyk across 18 states from LA to NYC with his 9/11 memorial sculpture strapped to a pick up truck, which has been highly acclaimed. Covering action, sport, vfx, car and narrative/performance genres, Jason brings a unique and bold visual style to each of his projects, leading him to become a renowned Director around the globe.