William Armstrong is a director based between London and Copenhagen, working across commercials, music videos and film.
Hailing from Gaborone, Botswana, he studied at the University of Cape Town and Vancouver Film School before beginning his filmmaking career.
Alongside memorable imagery, hallmarks of his work include sophisticated editing and particular focus on blending sound design and music. His work shows an eye for elevating each world he creates into something lyrical and moving.
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
Young Director Award - Cannes Lions
Emerging Director Award - One Screen Film Festival
Best New Director - Kinsale Shark Awards
Best Film (Budget Category) - Ciclope Africa Craft Awards
Silver Bell (TV Cinema) - Institute of Creative Advertising and Design
Silver Bell (Branded Content) - Institute of Creative Advertising and Design
Silver Effie Award - Effectiveness in Marketing
2x Staff Picks - Vimeo Awards
Shortlist in Entertainment & Music - Cannes Lions
Shortlist Branded Entertainment - Webby Awards
Nominated - Ciclope International Craft Awards
Nominated - 1.4 Awards London
Nominated Best Cinematography - Kinsale Shark Awards