David Ward is a double Emmy Award Winning Director of commercials and drama, with a particular emphasis on high-end, visually compelling narrative work. He firmly believes in working closely with both writers and actors in order to hone stories and draw out powerful and memorable performances. This approach has led to a host of television and cinema commercials for high profile, often blue-chip clients all over the world, alongside award-winning drama for the BBC, Scottish Screen and numerous production companies in the UK, the Middle East and the USA.
David has worked extensively overseas, firmly believing that with an outsider’s eye one can view things afresh and turn the everyday into something remarkable on-screen. His work has taken him from Europe to Africa, India, China, the USA, the Arctic Circle and throughout The Middle East, directing films and commercials that require subtle but strong performances and an uncompromising eye for creative and technical detail.