Matt Cooper
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Matt Cooper

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Matt Cooper
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Matt Cooper

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
Projects
  • Please Take Off Your Hoodies
    Please Take Off Your HoodiesBorn in Chicago and influenced by London’s grime scene, UK Drill music has been heavily criticised by politicians and journalists for its violent lyrical content and ‘menacing’ youtube videos showing the often-masked artists performing their tracks. But does Drill inspire crime or simply reflect reality? This film takes us into the basement of a Caribbean takeaway in South London where producer Tweeko (20) has established his own studio. Beneath the hoodies and masks is something the genre’s cr
Projects credited in
  • Treatwell | Male Beauty
    Treatwell | Male BeautyCreative: Villager Production: Villager Director: Cooper We worked alongside Treatwell to create a branded content campaign that helped to break down the preconceptions and stigmas around male beauty treatments in 2018.
  • La Famiglia Rana | Live Life Generously
    La Famiglia Rana | Live Life GenerouslyCreative: Villager Production: Villager Director: Cooper We worked alongside Cow PR to create a UK focused online campaign for La Famiglia Rana in 2018, before re-versioning this piece for TV, Social and OOH in May 2019, including Transvision screens at major London train stations, such as Waterloo. Gian Luca Rana himself provided us with the voice-over in this film, to give a genuinely authentic feel to the work.
  • SG LEWIS | DARK
    SG LEWIS | DARKProduction: Villager Director: Harvey Pearson Part of a 3 part video project that Villager produced alongside director Harvey Pearson for SG Lewis. Dusk, Dark and Dawn were shot on location in LA in April 2018 on 16mm film.
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Work history
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    Executive Producer & DirectorVillager Films
    London, United KingdomFull Time
Skills
  • Directing Actors
  • Film Directing
  • Treatment Writing
  • Research
  • Development Producer
  • Camera Operating
  • Ideas Development
  • Client Communication
  • Digital Content
  • Music Videos
Education
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    Theatre and PerformanceUniversity of Warwick
    Coventry, United Kingdom
Awards
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    Kevin Greening Award for CreativityBBC