Laurence Thrush is a seasoned and accomplished director whose cinematic and poetic style stands out for its commitment to authentically human moments. Thrush’s background as a screenwriter and editor lends itself to the well-crafted, visually poignant, narrative storytelling which has charmed brands, clients and viewers alike.
Thrush was named Best Young Director at the Clio Advertising Awards and the Cannes Lions International Festival at the beginning of his career. His first feature ‘Left Handed’ was awarded Best Feature at the Milan Film Festival and his second film ‘A Different Light’ made its world premier in 2012 at Sundance.
He has since directed a wide range of commercials for clients such as MasterCard, Honda, Toyota, HP, Amstel Light, Adobe, and McDonald's.