McDonald's / Kids Can't Get Enough
Sam Huntley is a London born filmmaker. His work encompasses commercials, short films and documentaries.
His films have been shortlisted at more than 40 international film festivals, winning awards in Melbourne, Cork, Kinsale, Siena, Raindance and the London Short Film Festival amongst others, as well as being broadcast by numerous national networks including the BBC and Channel 4. Recent short films like ‘Before The Night’ and 'Tibs' have also been screened widely and picked up awards internationally.
His long form documentary 'Zoomer', an intimate portrait of Mary DeBoutez Zellmer Fenoglio, an eccentric curiosity store owner, born and raised in rural Kansas, USA, was featured at the London UK Film Focus at the BFI Southbank. Sam hopes to revisit this project this year whilst he is also currently working on another long form doc called ‘Back Of Me Door’ about a group of lads in Stockport all dreaming of being professional darts players.
Formerly included in Shots ‘New Directors’ showcase.
With his work in advertising Sam has also directed global campaigns for brands such as McDonald’s, HSBC, Vodafone, BP, and Unilever amongst others. His work illustrates a nuanced photographic style, capturing everyday moments in a natural and evocative way.