The latest production company to rocket into the London advertising scene, Dog Eat Dog (AKA DED), has signed director Jason Smith to their roster for UK representation.
EP, Mark O’Sullivan comments, “We are very excited to have Jason join us at DED. His Global success along with his bold and unique visual style makes this a really dynamic collaboration.”
A multi award winning commercials and music video director, Jason has worked with clients including Nike, Coca-Cola, Audi, Mitsubishi, EA, NFL, Under Armour, Mountain Dew, Sony, Gatorade, BMW and many others.
Jason was nominated for ‘New Director of the Year’ at Cannes Lions and has since gone on to win numerous industry awards including a D&AD for his British Army campaign, BTAA, Cannes, and two AICPs for his Nike ‘Lance’ and Audi ‘Living Room’ commercials.
Having previously been represented by Pulse Films, Jason comments, “These guys have really hit the ground running and I’m excited to be part of it from the beginning. Their approach to the current market is really forward thinking, they’re really hard working and know how to have fun!”
Jason’s work has been officially selected to screen at Rushes Short Film Festival and Edinburgh Festival and has been featured at The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York.
In addition to his work in commercials and music videos, Jason was also commissioned by EA sports to develop and direct their new video game, ‘Need for Speed’ and most recently he completed his feature documentary, ‘Cross Country’.