Kell Mitchell is a talented Director and Photographer with an eye for capturing the beauty of everyday life.
Her work celebrates an authentic humanity whilst combining exciting composition and organic light to craft beautiful images that are both contemporary & resonant. Her imaginative approach has earned her recognition from the most prestigious award bodies in the industry.
Kell is also a strong advocate for female empowerment and equality and supports Equal Lens, a non-profit organisation that promotes women and non-binary photographers.
Kell has earned numerous accolades, including a Cannes Lions Award and a nomination for a British Arrows Award.
Her work continues to inspire, giving voice to stories from all around the world shooting for global brands such as Google, Samsung, Emirates, HSBC & Volvo.
Here’s what others have to say:
“Kell creates a great atmosphere on set that really puts the cast at ease. She’s super collaborative with me as the creative and is also really great working with clients.”
- Scarlett Montanaro, Creative Director, AMPLIFY
"Kell has done a couple of projects for us, and she remains top of out list for this type of work. She is very creative, understands what you want, but tends to take it to a new level with lots of suggestions and preparation work. She has helped us to craft scripts, characters, and give us a very good understanding of her vision for each project.
She's a great person to work with, lots of enthusiasm and professionalism bundled into one.
I will continue to call her, and would recommend her without hesitation."
- Paul Gillam, Creative Director, FRUKT
"Kell is a lively person with a can-do attitude. She not only grasped the essence of what I wanted but also added her unique point of view, which resulted in a final film I am very proud of."
- Den Cops, Creative Director, FITCH
“Kell is always my first choice of director. She’s great to work with and always delivers”
- Matt Seccombe, Senior Art Director, Proximity London
Nomination British Arrows Awards 2017 - The 100 Year Old Model, Harvey Nichols
Winner Clio Awards - Gold Winner 2017 - The 100 Year Old Model, Harvey Nichols
Winner Wood Pencil - D&AD Award 2017 - The 100 Year Old Model, Harvey Nichols
Winner Silver Cannes Lions Award 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Winner Silver Festival of MediaGlobal Award 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Winner The Drum Awards - Best Branded Content Campaign 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Winner The Drum Awards - Best use of Content on Social Platforms 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Winner The Drum Awards - Best Integrated Cross Channel Cross Media 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Winner The Drum Awards - Best Creative Content Idea using Video 2016 - Storytellers, Sainsbury's
Nomination Le Book Connections 2016 - Best in Category Advertising Film - 100 Year Old Model, Harvey Nichols
Winner Le Book Connections 2015 - Best in Category Fashion Film - Shortcut, AllSaints
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