With a unique combination of design, direction and technical skills, and ranging from live action, motion design and VFX, Fernando Lazzari’s work combines multiple disciplines to create sophisticated films.
Formerly a lead creative at MTV Networks, his broad experience and variety of work makes him an extremely versatile director.
As a freelance director and designer, he collaborated with top UK and International studios such as Mainframe, The Mill+, Future Deluxe, MPC, Dixon Baxi, Parasol Island, Laundry, Los York and Viewfinder Media.
His film Montserrat, a visual poem featuring a blend of Buenos Aires historic architecture, the typeface of the same name designed by friend + colleague Julieta Ulanovsky and a beautiful poem by J. L. Borges, was awarded a Vimeo Staff Picks and got featured in countless industry blogs and websites.
Fernando's music videos for avant garde, electro-classical virtuoso musician Reid Willis, won several awards including Vimeo Staff Picks and Prix Ars Electronica and and were official selection in many film festivals around the world.
His work for Discovery Channel with creative director Antonio Rojas has been featured in several online portals such as Stash, The Plus and DesignCollector. His outstanding typographic work got featured in a special type issue of leading IdN magazine.
With a never ending desire for visual experimentation and innovation, Fernando’s work often switches from creating high end CG to directing TVCs and brand videos.
Clients he's worked with include Honda, Bud Light, Huawei, Nokia, Nike, Microsoft, Oppo, Visa, Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel, MTV, Vh1, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, HomeAway, Fox Channels International, Channel 5, Viacom, The Telegraph and Bundesliga.