Andrew Lancaster

Andrew Lancaster

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Andrew Lancaster

Andrew Lancaster

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Andrew Lancaster Biography Andrew Lancaster is a multiple award winning Australian director and composer based in London, UK. His unique directing style combines cinematic vision, natural performances with a strong emphasis on music, sound, choreography and rhythm. In Australia, Andrew is currently represented by commercial production company Photoplay Films. In 2012 he directed a TVC documentary campaign for the Transport Accident Commission on The Town of Speed and has won Gold at Spikes Asia, Gold at World Festival Media, 2 x Silver CLIOs, a Silver LIA, 2 x Gold Grand Prix at ADMA, and Gold at New York Festival Awards. His debut feature film, Accidents Happen (starring Geena Davis) premiered at Tribecca Film Festival 2009 and has won two prestigious festival awards. His second produced in association with Porchlight Films and Photoplay Films, is about his great uncle, The Lost Aviator, a feature documentary which premiered in October 2014 at the BFI 58th London Film Festival. The film recently had US premiere at Miami International Film Festival and will be distributed theatrically in Australia with Transmission Films mid 2015. In 2010 he founded Sonar a boutique music production company, which most notably composed soundtracks for Animal Kingdom and The Rover as well as multiple television series and TVC’s around the world. Andrew recently won the prestigious AACTA award for Best Original Music for The Hunter. Andrew graduated with a BA in Film & TV from AFTRS (Australian Film & Television School) in 1994 where he directed and composed the short films Palace Cafe and Universal Appliance Co. which have screened at over 65 festivals including Cannes, Clermont Ferrand, Toronto, Berlin, Sydney, London, New York, Spain; and between them have won fifteen prestigious awards world wide. In 2001 his short film In Search of Mike was invited to have its World Premier at Sundance, also picking up the Dendy Award and the prestigious Rouben Mamoulian Award at the Sydney Film Festival. In 2002 he was awarded the Best Rising Talent at the IF Awards. Andrew has directed over 35 music videos for successful Australian bands including Jagwar Ma, The Rubens, Custard, Midnight Oil, You Am I, and has won two ARIA awards for Best Australian Music Video in 1996 and 1999.
Projects
  • What you See is What you Get- The Magnetic Heads
    What you See is What you Get- The Magnetic HeadsMusic video
  • The Street - Magnetic Heads
    The Street - Magnetic Heads
  • Funky Again
    Funky AgainMy 18th music video for Australian Band "Custard"
  • The Perfect Scene
    The Perfect SceneMusic video for the "Wednesday Night"
  • Flickerfest
    FlickerfestFilm Festival Promo 35mm footage restored.
  • Choreography Directing Reel
    Choreography Directing Reel
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  • Jake Isaac 'Fool For You'
    Jake Isaac 'Fool For You'Music Video for Jake Isaac - ROCKET MUSIC Song: "Fool for you" Director : Andrew Lancaster DOP : Nicola Daley www.iamjakeisaac.com www.rocketmusic.com
  • Jagwar Ma - The Throw - PRODUCER
Work history
    Director
    Sydney, AustraliaFreelance
    Photoplay film Represent me for TVC directing in Australia www.photoplayfilms.com.au
    Composer & Music Producer Founder
    Full Time
    www.sonarmusic.com.au
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Skills
  • Film
  • TV
  • Music Videos
  • TV Film Commercial
  • Directing
  • Documentaries
  • Short Films
Education
    BA in Film and TV Majoring in Sound
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Awards
    Best original Score
    The Hunter
    2 x Gold + Grand Prix Awards ADMA
    The Town of Speed
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