Flying High, Longlist - Lockdown

Idles, Model Village

Michel Gondry & Olivier Gondry


MICHEL GONDRY: After directing his feature film ‘Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind’, Michel Gondry kept surprising himself with extraordinary ideas and looks forward to bring his latest dream to life. Originally known for commercial and music videos, Michel Gondry directed ‘Drugstore’ for Levi’s, one of the most awarded commercial of all time. His music video for Björk, ‘Human Behaviour’, won practically every existing music video award. He has collaborated with Daft Punk, The White Stripes, The Rolling Stones, Chemical Brothers, Kanye West, Paul McCartney, and so many more. Michel Gondry has directed deeply personal movies including ‘The Science of Sleep’, as well as a love letter to filmmaking: ‘Be Kind, Rewind’. With recent French productions ‘Moon Indigo’ and ‘Microbe & Gasoline’, Michel Gondry continues to fascinate audiences with his unique craft. OLIVIER GONDRY: Olivier Gondry has been working as a commercial and video director for the past three decades. Originally known as a visual effects artist, working on numerous projects with his brother, director Michel Gondry, Olivier’s technical ability shines through his work, often using many different mediums in one piece. Some of his latest work includes campaigns for Etsy, Audi, YouTube, Starbucks, Nissan, Canon, Gillette and True Religion.