Sam graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2009 and won two D&AD Student Awards whilst studying, with music videos for Bob Dylan's
Like A Rolling Stone and Damon Albarn's Monkey, Journey to the West project.
Since graduating Sam has worked on music promos for Usher, SBTRKT, WU LYF, David Lynch & Two Door Cinema Club to name but a few.
Sam was nominated as Best New Director at the 2011 MVA's and has worked with British actor and musician Riz Ahmed, directing the video for his single Get On It, which was nominated for Best Urban Video (budget) in the MVAs.
His promo for David Lynch's I Know (co-directed with Chris Lee & Paul Storrie) was screened at the Edinburgh film festival and Krakow Film Festival in 2011. I know & We Bros; his promo for cult band WU LYF were both shortlisted for the BFI Future Film Festival: Music Video Category that screened at the BFI in February 2012.
Sam recently directed the music video for Usher's Climax, which was screened at the Cucalorus Film Festival in 2012 and nominated in the Best Male Video category in the MTV Video Music Awards and the BET Awards.
His latest video for Irish indie band Two Door Cinema Club sees the boys taking part in a bowling competition - but not in the way you might first imagine...!
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