Michael Downing

Michael Downing

Michael’s work is defined by a subtle, observational comedic style with an emphasis on performance. Originally from Toronto, Michael is currently based in Los Angeles. He has crafted memorable, award-winning spots including Samsung’s ‘The Next Big Thing is Already Here’ and ‘Wall Hugger’, which upon release received 2.4 million views on YouTube, Science World’s ‘Boardroom;, Bud Light’s annual Top 20 Super Bowl spot of all time ‘Sky Diver’, and the Cannes Lion winning ‘Pep Talk’ for Netflix. He’s directed diverse spots for leading brands, including Stride, ESPN, Subaru, Toyota, Whole Foods and Timberland.