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Shimmy Ahmed

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Shimmy Ahmed

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Mostly Video Director Weekly Music Radio Breakfast Host + Selecta Sometimes Photographer + Producer Always Creative + Curious
  • Dior Homme Fall 2020 for Sorbet MagazineFrom Commissioner William Buckley "You dream. So happy we got to have YOU to shoot this! It’s a dream. Big shout outs to the full squad, see list below - Adore you." — Trekking through East London ends in these Dior garms gassed. Kim on some next-level flex, pearl and velvet opera gloves. What? Listen, yeah, it’s #JudyBlame, it’s Buffalo, it’s #LGBTQ+ club kids all singing with #ChristianDior couture archive-inspired silhouettes, and #Basquiat because. — #DiorMen #KimJones — Moving Image Video/
  • The Breakfast BrappWeekly radio breakfast show, broadcast every Wednesday on Netil Radio.
  • CHECK YOUR DMs || RED BULLA music documentary series I developed and directed episodes for Red Bull Music. Thanks to incredibly brilliant team at @LittleDotStudios and Beyond
  • Smokey Glam Makeup Look with Lisa Eldridge | ALEXACHUNGMake Up Artist Lisa Eldrige does a Smoky Glam Look on Alexa Chung whilst they have loads of witty, fun bants.
  • Tabula Rasa NY | Resort 2020Shot on location by Shimmy Ahmed in an ongoing collaboration with Tabula Rasa NY.
  • FÄKENSCHMÏLEN | For Spoke LondonA film Co-written and Directed by me for Spoke London, Christmas Comedy Content. Don't risk FÄKENSCHMÏLEN by asking for "nothing" this Christmas. Get something you’ll actually want. Before it’s too late.
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Projects credited in
Work history
    Freelance FilmmakerFreelance
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    I currently work freelance, creating moving image content for various clients within - non-profit, fashion, music and advertising. I have worked with clients such as Bare Minerals, Superga,, Topshop, Stylist, SB.TV among others,
    Director & Creative StylistThe Stylist Group
     - London, United KingdomFreelance
    Creating video content for Stylist Digital.
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  • Music
  • TV
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Producer
  • Audio and Video Editing
  • Storytelling
  • Self-shooting
  • Canon 5D Mark III
  • Making of
  • Editing
  • Documentary Production
  • Audio Capture
  • Behind The Scenes Filming
  • Sony A7sii
  • Sony FS7
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Photoshop
    CSM Short Course Creative Writing Fact of Fiction Central Saint Martins (UAL)
    London, United Kingdom
    Raindance Film FestivalRaindance Film Festival
    A film I wrote, shot and directed was accepted in the Lost Sensations strand of Independent Film Festival, Raindance, 2015.