Paul Butterworth is a multi-award winning commercials Director specialising in Realism, Food and Transitions. He is well known for crafting nuanced, emotional, charming films.
In a previous life, he was a UK based advertising and broadcast Producer, Production Manager and feature film Assistant Director – and all of this allowed him to distil the best bits of numerous industry icons into a potent Directing pedigree.
Paul has developed a reputation for creating ‘authentic’ feeling narrative, charming kookiness and spotting and celebrating the nuances and quirks of everyday life, as well as a dynamic shooting and editing style – all of which combined together to win him Best Director and Best Editor at Promax Australia & NZ as well as winning Best Branded Content 3 years in a row.
He has lived and worked in the UK and Australia and regularly works in Europe and Asia. Clients include Lurpak, AutoTrader, Jacob’s Creek, Sainsbury’s, Hyundai, Ford, BMW, IWC, Ecco, Ferrero, SunRice, Etihad Airways, Optus, MTV, Lifestyle, Foxtel, Smyth’s Toys, Rewe, Caterpillar, L&G and WWE.