Kit Nicholson is a Tokyo based filmmaker. His work passionately focuses upon our changing environment, identity, and consciousness. Kit's portraiture style mixes narrative simplicity with inspiring attention to visual detail. His approach is always about allowing the authenticity and flow of his subject to naturally come forwards.Locked Pro Plan feature
Online Content Producer & Director based in London, working with international brands, creative advertising agencies and emerging artists in the medium of the moving picture. Fighting the good fight for meaningful on-brand-&-on-message relevant film content. I’ve worked with brands as diverse as: Adidas, M&S, Vivienne Westwood, Phillips, Matthew Williamson, Clarks, Bjorn Borg, Microsoft, and the British Heart Foundation. An enthusiastic communicator for the day-to-day challenge and an industrious work ethic for the end goal. I am extremely competent when collaborating with a team at any stage of a project or campaign, and especially adept at using one’s own initiative to drive forwards for stunning end results. My areas of skill are chiefly in: Directing, Film and Television Production, Animation, Branding, Design, Photography, Music Composition, Fashion, Adventure & Lifestyle. Proficient with technical equipment related to film & video production, music composition, sound recording equipment, and editing software for; film, music, photography & design.
Co-founded an innovative content production company. Over the course of 4 hard-working years; oversaw the legal, financial, managerial & administrative tasks of starting a business from the ground-up before leading the ‘front of house‘ image, branding and vision of the company as Creative Director once shareholder investment, and an office move to Soho was achieved. Experience ranged from account management on tight and intricate projects to turnaround on season-long campaigns in collaboration many of London’s leading media agencies. Produced and self-directed numerous commercials and promos for a wide range of brands including: Adidas, Matthew Williamson, Vivienne Westwood, Clarks, Phillips, Bjorn Borg, and M&S. Being part of an agile and fresh company required constant learning of both challenging and rewarding new-skills. The key skills on a day-to-day basis always involving strong leadership, confidence, and vision. Worked passionately with talented creative teams to serve demanding clients to keep them happy.
Co-founded an independent feature film company in tandem with Hi Fly Nest start-up. Over time, worked very hard to create investment & opportunity that would facilitate the creation of artistic projects. Helped to source and development scripts and produce films such as 'My Brother the Devil' - an award-winning independent feature film winning accolades such as 'Best Cinematography' from the Sundance Film Festival. Also aided the curation of one-off events such as Chris Cunningham Live, touring at venues such as the Camden Roundhouse, Sydney Opera House, Barcelona's Sonar Festival and The Big Chill.