Lisa Gunning

Lisa Gunning has directed a multitude of outstanding films, from a John Grant music video to a commercial campaign for Mini for Nowness. She is famously known for her collaborations with Goldfrapp. ‘Tales of Us’ – a feature length music film, was screened in over 400 cinemas across the world.

Her career began in 1998 after a chance meeting with Anthony Minghella, which ended up sparking a long-running partnership. After working on some musical sequences for ‘The Talented Mr Ripley’, her first feature was Minghella’s ‘Breaking & Entering’. She went on to work on ‘Killshot’, ‘Salmon Fishing in the Yemen’ and ‘Seven Psychopaths’. Gunning has also collaborated extensively with artist and filmmaker Sam Taylor-Johnson first on ‘Love you more’, ’Nowhere Boy’ and ’50 Shades of Grey’. More recently she worked with Drake Doremus on ’Newness’ which premiered at Sundance in 2017 where she also showcased a 6s film she directed for Google on the subject of climate change. She continues to develop her own feature and direct music videos and commercials.