SWAG is the collective work of directors W.A.M. Bleakley and Lucy Knox, formed in 2017 to house their writing and directing projects. Starting out in music videos, their work in the form has led to award-winning short films, tv projects and commercial work across Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand).
Their short films have played at leading international festivals and museums including the Museum of Modern Art (NY), the Berlinale, Sheffield DocFest, Melbourne International Film Festival, Tropfest, received Vimeo Staff Picks and been distributed by The Criterion Collection.
Their music video work has received ARIA Awards, UKMVA and Directors Guild nominations, for their work with top artists including the DMA’s, Vance Joy, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Jessica Mauboy and Courtney Barnett. In commercial work they have created work for global brands including Google, Mastercard, Nike and ASB Bank.
SWAG is currently developing various feature film and television projects.