BIOGRAPHY

YOANN LUIS

Yoann is a french award-winning director with a strong visual identity who always favors aesthetic filmmaking.

He always gives meaning to his shots by getting inspiration from society topics and the world around him.


He works as a director & producer on movies, music videos, ads and documentaries and his work was broadcasted on TV, festival and cinema around the world.

During is filmmaking career, Yoann collaborated with  Crypt TV, an american distribution company founded by Eli Roth & works with Yvan Lucas, famous colorist of Spielberg, Tarantino and a lot more, in Los Angeles.


He is now working on feature film projects.

FILMOGRAPHY

M.A.D (My American Dream)
Director - 2018

M.A.D unveils a singular vision of the american dream.

An ambitious project with dark universe and aesthetics.

100% ORGANIC
Director - 2017

"Is your food actually 100% Organic ?"

 

100% Organic is a Short Film made for the American distributor Crypt TV (founded by Eli Roth).

 

OUT OF MY YARD
Director - 2016

Hip Hop music video for 6 Clone.

CHEH
Director - 2015

Rock music video for Freaky Hollers.

SCARIFIES
Director - 2014

Metal music video for Harmorage.

EVEREST GREEN
Producer - 2017

Beyond the Everest adventure lies a tragic human and environmental reality, starting at 8848m above the sea to end in Kathmandu's wastelands, most polluted city on Earth.

LET ME LOVE
Director - 2017

Let Me Love shows a nostalgic man remembering his life of commitment through archives.

THAT LITTLE 'DRIVE' THING
Director - 2015

That Little 'Drive' Thing stars Jacques Chambon, famous for performing Merlin in Kaamelott.

The film was finalized in Los Angeles with famous colorist Yvan Lucas who works with Spielberg and Tarantino, in Los Angeles. 

FOREST MONUMENT
Director - 2014

Metal prog music video for Abysse.

GOING DOWN
Director - 2014

Punk music video for S.T.F.U.

MA PAROLE
Director - 2014

Rap music video for Eska.

BEHIND THE BUSH
Director - 2013

Yoann's first movie, broadcasted and awarded around the world.
Behind The Bush is a horror movie telling the story of a weird family.

AWARDS

OFFICIAL
SELECTION

More than 60 official selections around the world:
USA:
Hollywood
Los Angeles
Cleveland
New York
Miami
Las Vegas
New Orleans
Atlanta
New Jersey
Kansas City
Iowa
Tucson
Sommerville
Shreveport
Houston
Columbus
Oakland
 
CANADA:
Montréal
Vancouver
Toronto
Calgary

FRANCE:
Trouville
Angers
Clermont-Ferrand
Cholet
Vichy
Dijon

EUROPE:
London
Minsk
Molin de Rei
Birmingham
Malta
 

WINNER

NOMINATION

Best Mountain Film - Trento 2018
Best Forest Short - Hollywood IMPFF 2018
Meliès d'argent - Terror Molins 2018
Best Short Film - Miami IFF 2016
Jury prize - Terror Molins 2018
Jury Prize - Vichy 2016
Audience Award - Terror Molins 2018
Certificate of Excellence - Hollywood Short Reel 2014
Best Short - Carnage Awards 2018
Best Short Film - Hemoglozine 2014
Best Short - Hollywood Film Fest 2016
Award of Merit - Accolade, CA 2014
Honorable Mention - Horror Hotel 2014
Award of Merit - IndieFest 2014
Best of the Rest - PollyGrind 2013
Best Foreign Short - LA Int'l Film Festival 2013
Winner - Impossible Film Contest 2013

© 2019 Yoann Luis - Director / Filmmaker - France