Fiona Jane Burgess is a film director specialising in fashion films, music videos + commercials.

Burgess began directing music videos for her band Woman’s Hour and has since directed films for acclaimed artists, brands and editorial platforms such as Gucci, Burberry, Vogue, Lacoste, Nowness, Nike, adidas and Zalando. She has directed music videos for award-winning musicians such as Raye, Hayden Thorpe, Gracey and Olivia Dean. Burgess received a Silver Young Director Award at Cannes Lions 2019 and was named Campaign’s ‘Pick of the Week’ for her first ever commercial with Mother London.

She recently won the Gold award for Direction at Shots 2021, as well as Best Advertising at Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2021 and the Commercials and Branded Content award at Berlin Commercial 2021.

As a proud feminist, she is drawn to projects that empower women and provoke debate. Aside from filmmaking, Burgess runs regular workshops in an adolescent psychiatric unit as a drama and arts facilitator and is an advocate for greater mental health awareness. Burgess currently lives in London.

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