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Visual History with Bryan Buckley

Interviewed by: Kantu Lentz

Director Bryan Buckley reflects on his more than 25-year career in Commercial Directing, how he earned the title of “The King of the Superbowl”, his narrative work, and how he uses his position to give voice to the underdogs.

On Casting Authentic Actors

Director Bryan Buckley discusses how he sought out authenticity while working on his Oscar-nominated short film, Saria.

On What He Looks for in a Crew

Buckley goes into detail as to how he selects a successful crew and what he looks for in a new generation of filmmakers.

On Working With the Guild for Commercial Rights

Buckley remembers how he became involved in the fight for Commercial Director rights and the actors he worked alongside.