The films directed by Mathias Hovgaard hook viewers every time with the element of surprise, often due to his organic approach to storytelling. His work displays a strong sense of simplicity and innovation, blending visual techniques with comedy and dialogue to compelling ends. He burst onto the international directing scene with his Cannes YDA-nominated Lada “Jump” commercial.
More recently, Mathias wrapped principal photography for an upcoming campaign for Volkswagen, a spot for Burger King out of Pitch/LA, an elaborately staged “Window Concert” spot for Corona out of Anomaly featuring rapper will.i.am, and Febreze’s global ”Breathe Happy” campaign.
- 1 Cannes Lions YDA Shortlist
- 1 EACA Euro Effie Gold
- 1 True Award Bronze
- 2 True Award Shortlist