Aaron A is an acclaimed director who’s been making award-winning music videos and commercials for 10+ years. Aaron’s work has garnered hundreds of millions of views and has won some of the most significant industry nominations including MTV music video awards for ‘Video of The Year’ and ‘Best Direction’. He’s also won the ‘Video With A Message’ award for Alessia Cara’s “Scars To Your Beautiful” music video. In addition to his video directing work, he has worked as a creative director for Alessia Cara’s debut album ‘Four Pink Walls’, building her brand and image from an unknown performer to the recipient of The Grammy’s ‘Best New Artist’ award.
Aaron has recently moved into commercials creating docu-style and surreal branded spots for Nike, Budlight, Converse, Corona, and Cineplex Entertainment. Aaron’s specialty is telling real stories with a cinematic flare that builds off of his strengths in production and post-production. His work and style stand out with his unique cinematic approach that spans from the practical to the surreal to truly visually showcase a story.
Aaron describes his visual style as “surreal realism” — the story either needs to have a social message or allow for a surreal twist.