Director: Gaute Hesthagen

After studying at the celebrated Norwegian National Film School,Gaute Hesthagen was featured as a new director in Shots magazine,and two of his early spots for Fnist and Green Box were shortlisted at the Canne Lions in 2008. With a passion for both serious and playful storytelling, interesting characters, and a unique blend of FX and live action, Gaute has already succeeded in a creating a style of his own. Already well-established in Europe, he has recently completed campaigns for Burger King and McDonalds in the American market and a Schwepps TVC in Japan.