Bio

Lewis Smithingham is an award winning director and technologist who can envision creative concepts, pitch them to clients and has a deep understanding of the technologies needed to bring them to life. He holds multiple creative and technical Guinness records for livestream broadcasting and enjoys scuba diving in his free time.

D&AD Wood Pencil 2019 - Foam Zone - Director
FWA of the Day - Foamzone Part 2 - Director
Webby Nominee 2019 - Foam Zone
D&AD Wood Pencil 2019 - Project Deadzone - DoP and Livestream Directing
Webby Nominee 2019 - Project Deadzone

Multiple Guinness World Records (Creative and Technical)

 

Clients

 

Awards & Festivals

D&AD Wood Pencil 2019 - Old Spice Foam Zone - Director
FWA of the Day - Old Spice Foam Zone
Webby Nominee 2019 - Foam Zone
D&AD Wood Pencil 2019 - Project Deadzone - Broadcast Director/DP
Webby Nominee 2019 - Xfinity Project Dead Zone
Addys Nation: 2x Gold - Xfinity Project Dead Zone
Addys SF - 2x Gold - Xfinity Project Deadzone
The One Show: 2x Merit - Xfinity Project Dead Zone
Art Directors Club NY: Merit - Xfinity Project Dead Zone


Xfinity Film Festival Collective 2015 (OnDemand)
Raindance Film Festival 2013 - In Competition for
Best Documentary Short Film
Montreal World Film Festival 2013
Revelation Perth Australia Film Festival 2013
CineSeptiembre Mexico Film Festival 2013
Toronto International Film Festival 2011 (w/ Guy Maddin)
Atlanta International Airport 2012 - Screened for 1 year
Atlanta Film Festival 2012
Independent Filmmaker Showcase '12 - Best Experimental Film
Athens International Film + Video Festival 2012
Raindance Film Festival 2011
Seattle True Independent Film Festival '09 - Best Music Video

 

Press

Wonderland Magazine - My Mother the Flatiron
Eating Weird Cereal on the Travel Channel

American Cinematographer, Wired Magazine, Vanity Fair, Italian Vogue,  Six Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Vice Magazine, Spirit + Flesh Magazine, Kurv Magazine