Bi-coastal creative agency Brand New School, has signed director Daniel Uribe to their roster of in-house talent for representation in the United States. Uribe brings his background in design and animation to his work behind the camera, where he crafts shorts, branded films, commercials, music videos, and social impact films.
Uribe was born and raised amidst the art and culture of Mexico City before moving to the United States to enroll in the Savannah College of Art and Design, where he earned a BFA in Motion Media Design. He went on to pursue animation and design internships at Digital Kitchen, Scholar, and Buck before discovering his true calling was on set. He helmed his first film in 2015 with a music video for Oh Wonder’s ‘Without You’, which has since racked up over 80 million views on YouTube and launched him onto the world stage as a director to watch.
Among his numerous awards and nominations, Uribe was shortlisted for the Young Directors Award in 2020 for his short film ‘Influx’, which also won the Shorts Spotlight Jury Award for Exceptional Filmmaking at the Savannah Film Festival and the Independent Shorts Award for Best Microfilm. In 2021, he was nominated for a UKMVA Award for Best Pop Newcomer Video. Shots included him in 2017 on their list of Rising Stars, which recognizes standout artists who are up-and-coming in the creative industries.
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