Meiert Avis

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Meiert Avis
Born Meiert Avis
Nationality Irish
Occupation Director
Years active 1980—Present
Website Pusher Media

Meiert Avis is an Irish music video and commercial director. Avis has directed videos for artists such as Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, U2, Avril Lavigne, Paramore, Alanis Morissette, Flyleaf, Jennifer Lopez, New Found Glory and Josh Groban amongst many others.[1]

His work has won multiple awards and nominations including a Grammy Award for U2's "Where The Streets Have No Name" and MTV Music Video Awards for U2's "With or Without You" and Ryuichi Sakamoto and Iggy Pop's "Risky".

His commercial clients include Toyota,[2] Pioneer, Lexus and The Los Angeles Times[3] and have received international recognition, most notably the Grand Clio and the Cannes Gold Lion.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Music videos[edit]

* undated work is not chronological

Commercials[edit]

* undated work is not chronological

Films[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • Cannes Gold Lion[4]
  • Grand Clio[4]
  • Grammy Award for Best Music Video
  • MTV Best Performance Video
  • MTV Viewer's Choice Award

References[edit]

  1. ^ MTVMusic.com Director Listing
  2. ^ a b c d Boards Magazine – "Special Effects: The Shift Is On", 1 November 1999 Archived 8 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ a b c Boards Magazine – "The many faces of Meiert", 1 February 2004[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ a b c "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 5 October 2009. 
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ [2]

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