Join NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) for a conversation with Hannah Lux Davis, a director best known for her music videos and advertisements in collaboration with celebrity talent. We will discuss Hannah’s award-winning work across the music video and commercial industry, including her record-breaking video for Ariana Grande‘s song “thank u, next”, as well as her other work and her experience in the industry, and advice for emerging creatives.
About Hannah Lux Davis:
Hannah Lux Davis is an award-winning American filmmaker best known for her acute attention to detail, extensive work with celebrity talent, and ability to blend pretty with gritty. HLD’s music videos have been recognized with numerous acclaimed awards, including almost two dozen MTV VMA nominations over the years, additionally she has broken both YouTube and Vevo records for most views within 24 hours and fastest video to 100 million views with the release of the “thank u, next” music video. In addition to the massive mark she continues to leave on the music video world, HLD is constantly expanding her repertoire, stepping into the docu-series space, delving into advertising, and developing a slate of scripted narrative projects. She has quickly made a name for herself in the ad world as the go-to director for major celebrity brand collaborations. It’s her unique take, combining beauty, stylization, cultural nods, and humor, that has established HLD as one of the most in-demand creators in the TV, film, documentary, and tech-sphere. The newest chapter in HLD’s ever-evolving brand comes with the release of her upcoming podcast, MADE IT with HLD, which pulls back the curtain on the entertainment industry.