Gerard de Thame began his directorial career in his native England, after graduating with BA & MA honours from Chelsea School of Art and winning the prestigious Rome Scholarship.

He has gone on to establish himself as one of the biggest names in commercial filmmaking. He has earned Emmy nominations for his work for Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen, and numerous industry honors such as Cannes Gold Lions, D&ADs, AICP and Clio Awards. The recipient of BTAA's Best Commercial of the Year, de Thame also had the great distinction of having his work showcased at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. He has directed over 500 spots to date.

Gerard is now both a director and a DP. His work continues to evolve, but the one constant is his grasp of cinematic storytelling. He has the ability to capture huge sweeping shots, but also to find the most intimate moments.