BIOGRAPHY

MICHAEL O'KELLY 
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Michael is a multi award winning Commercials Director, collaborating with dozens of brands including: BT, NatWest, KFC, Kapten, Diet Coke, AXA, Birdseye, KIA and Macmillan.

 

Specialising in character, story and detail has led Michael to direct a variety of cinema, television and social campaigns in the UK and internationally. 

 

As well as recognition for his commercials, Michael received a BAFTA nomination, Greirson and SXSW Awards for the hour long comedy doc ‘Nina Conti: Her Master’s Voice.’ This led to several BBC and Sky commissions. 

Bafta Nominee 2013

Grierson Winner 2013

REED Festival

DRUM Awards 2017

Best Documentary
Most Entertaining
Grand Prix
Best Social