Dylan is an Australian/Māori film director widely known for his ability to translate the values of cinema, art and design seamlessly into commercial works. Spending his first formative years as a film editor, Dylan has a perceptive intuition for film construction and ultimately – craft. This is paramount when considering Dylan’s innate understanding of aesthetics and the way they function in a commercial sphere. Dylan’s body of work is representative of both a high level understanding of cinema and a masterful handle on the practicalities of film craft. Representing a fresh set of artistic values - indicative of the new wave of contemporary filmmaker - Dylan has a solid, unparalleled reputation for bringing a stylish, cinematic modernity to every project he engages with.
Dylan’s distinctive stylistic compass has consistently steered him towards work motivated by heightened reality, conceptual worlds and an exploration of the surreal. This bold, visionary compass was quickly acknowledged by Australia’s wider creative community and thus; Dylan’s directing reel has been built in collaboration with some of Australia’s most acclaimed artists, musicians and brands. These films have garnered significant notoriety globally through multiple Vimeo Staff Picks and a slew of commercial Craft awards.