An international award-winning director, Nicholas Racz first came into prominence directing a head-turning spot for PETA that became one of the great viral spots of the year, earning global accolades including an award at The One Show and Ad Critic. In addition to directing commercials for global brands, his feature films have appeared at over 80 film festival and earned numerous awards. He began his advertising career as a copywriter with Ogilvy & Mather and Saatchi & Saatchi before turning to directing. As a result, he’s notable for his powerful message-driven storytelling, bold visual style, and strong hand with comedy, drama and dialogue. He has a deft touch with actors, dialogue, animals, kids and visual effects.
His awards also include:
2002 Marketing Magazine Awards – Best Commercial – Cinema Category
British Campaign Award – Public Service Advertising