Dorian & Daniel
Dorian & Daniel are a Berlin and Vancouver based directing duo who met in film school in 2012. The ‘Spec Ad Masters’ – how adweek called them – found fame for their very famous spec ad ‘Dear Brother’ for Johnnie Walker in 2016. To date this film has over 20 million views, won them numerous awards and kickstarted their career.
Almost a decade after they first met they’ve worked for major brands and agencies around the world – using their 2 brains and 4 eyes to create poetic stories. Their strong cinematic approach to storytelling creates work that is visually striking and emotionally engaging.
Dorian & Daniel have won awards across the globe at all major international advertising festivals. Their latest work for Samsung won them 5 pencils at D&AD (including 1 yellow pencil), 1 gold and 3 silver Clios and 2 Golden and a Silver Lion in Cannes, including the first golden Film Lion for Germany in 9 years.
Their work shows a comprehensive and natural understanding of their craft and maturity far beyond their years.