After making a series of promos for broadcast channels, Richard Cousins’ award-winning career as a commercial and television promotions director was launched.
Over the years, Richard has honed his own brand of visual storytelling, and now prides himself on his ability to craft a distinct sense of mood for each new project, no matter what the subject.
His passion for cinematography combined with his visual inventiveness has seen him win 30 awards, 4 for ‘Best Director’. These awards include the Shark Advertising awards, Promax awards and the London International Film awards.
Richard won the John Brabourne ‘New Talent’ award and ‘Best Direction’ award at the San Francisco Short Film Festival for his short film ‘Trailing Dirt’. He has now completed his second short film 'Waiting for Dawn', shot on 35mm, winner of the British Short Screen Play Competition. He is now about to embark on his debut feature film.
WAITING FOR DAWN WW1 FILM TRAILER: youtube.com/watch?v=pkohuaKQx1w
THE MAKING OF WAITING FOR DAWN: WW1 Short: youtube.com/watch?v=ndoc2L35oPg
RICHARD COUSINS WEBSITE: richardcousins.co.uk
RICHARD COUSINS IMDB: imdb.com/name/nm2233077/
Linkedin: Richard Cousins