Lee Rogers brings over 20 years of directing and writing know-how to his work. Working across multiple genres he has directed more than 300 high-end TVCs for some of the globes largest brands.
Lee has an uncanny ability to elicit authentic performances from seasoned performers to raw newcomers alike; a skill that has taken him around the world where he has directed Oscar winners, Emmy winners, Prime Ministers, Miss Universe, Gold Logie winners and Olympic Gold medalist’s, and won dozens of awards along the way from the likes of Cannes, LIA & New York Festivals.
In the music video domain, Lee’s notched up 26 music videos, 4 of them hitting #1 on the ARIA charts.
A storyteller at heart, Lee’s first foray into long-form content was in writing, directing, producing and starring in the movie Dust Off the Wings, iconic as Australia's first fully digitally shot and produced feature.
“A KNOCKOUT!” David Stratton/Variety
“5 STARS – it’s got the lot!” Peter Castaldi/JJJ Radio
“Rogers is incredibly clever” Margaret Pomeranz/The Movie Show,
“A formidable achievement” Paul Le Petit/Sunday Telegraph
“Rogers has the screen charisma necessary to hold the audiences attention as well as the talent to direct it” Vicky Roach/Daily Telegraph
In television, Lee's work has been seen in over 130 territories, Lee having brought his superb directorial eye to such hits as The Doctor Blake Mysteries, and the famed Australian TV series Home and Away and Neighbours.
In the comedy arena, Lee's last short film The Op Shop struck gold on the international festival circuit, winning variously Best Comedy and Audience Favourite at nine competitions including New York City Short Film Fest, Rochester Int Film Festival, Palm Springs Int Shortfest, Las Vegas Int Film Festival, Canada Int Film Festival, and Mexico Int Film Festival.
Lee is much sought-after as a safe pair of hands who continually brings a fresh inventive approach to successful international campaigns and screen content.