Bryan Buckley in 2015
September 3, 1963 |
Massachusetts, United States
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter|
Bryan Buckley (born September 3, 1963) is an American film and commercial director and screenwriter. He was born in Massachusetts.
- The Pirates of Somalia (2017): director, writer
- The Bronze (2015) : director
- Asad (2012) : director, writer, producer
- The Wake-Up Caller (2004) : director, writer
- Krug (2004) : director, writer
Bryan Buckley has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film at the 85th Academy Awards for his short film ASAD which he directed and wrote. It was shot in South Africa in September 2011 with an all Somali refugee cast. ASAD tells a young Somali boy's tale of how he deals with the decision to fall into a pirate life, or become an honest working fisherman.
Super Bowl commercials
In December 2015 Buckley directed a Beats by Dre commercial. In October 2016, Buckley directed a commercial for Emirates airline's Airbus A380 featuring actress Jennifer Aniston. He is also behind the Jergens Advertising featuring Leslie Mann.
- Oscar.go.com Archived 2013-01-10 at WebCite
- Asadfilm.com Archived January 14, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
- Liviu Marica. "Christmas miracle with Tracy Morgan". Daily Commercials. Retrieved 8 December 2015.
- "Jen's back! Emirates releases new advert with actress for its A380 service". The National. October 5, 2016. Retrieved October 14, 2016.