After studying Fine Art at Leeds, Martin Swift began his career working at Granada TV Manchester, before immigrating to London and grafting his way up to becoming a director.
With over 15 years’ experience working in commercials, documentaries, music videos and film/TV titles sequences, Martin consistently shows passion in his work, striving for aesthetic beauty and a strong cinematic style in everything he throws himself at. His aim is to get it right and do justice to the imagery that has influenced him over the years, whether that's waiting for the perfect light on location or coaxing the best out of a performance.
In the past, Martin has worked with some of the most prestigious ad agencies, innovative creative teams and iconic brands including Armani, Puma, Triumph and Volvo. Martin has also created thought-provoking films for respected charities covering issues including drug addiction, AIDS and homelessness.
Most recently, Martin won Gold Creativepool Annual 2017 award in London for his Volvo V90 Cross Country campaign.