Within the past decade, Anthony Lau has become an international sought -after creative, known for his keen eye, and compelling visual stories. Most notably standing out for his industry changing forward thinking creativity.
Lau began his career in live concert production, and his work took him from Sydney, Australia as a technical director for musical acts such as Chemical Brothers, Underworld, Basement Jaxx, and various international hip hop acts to London, England, where he expanded his skills to theater lighting design to ultimately directing live stage productions and industry leadinghigh tech video production.
With an established command for large -scale productionpaired with a proven ability to create engaging visuals, Lau began working in film and TV in 2005.
He launched an international production company where he held the positions of Global Creative Director and Global Executive Producerfor 10 years.
Known for its comprehensive film, and photography production services Lau lead his company pioneering the digital content space for the fashion and luxury brand industry, including producing British Vogue’s first – ever online fashion video content. He went on to design and create interactive content platforms for Conde Nast’s powerhouse websites Style.com & Vogue.com.
During Lau’s time with his production company, he has executive produced and directed international TV spots, editorial content, short films and commercials for luxury and lifestyle brands such as Fox Television, Maybelline, Pepsi, Vogue.com and IMG Fashion Weeks globally.
In 2009, Lau moved to New York City to direct and produce his first (award winning) narrative short film.
In the same year, major fashion house, CHANEL, handpicked Lau to direct and produce his first documentary film titled “The Making of the CHANEL Special”, with the film receiving critical acclaim.
Today, recognized brands continue to select Lau to produce and direct TV, short films, branded content and television commercials. Luxury brands and fashion labels like Levi’s, Calvin Klein, Kanye West, Victoria Beckham, and David Beckham for H&M to established corporations such as Mercedes-Benz, Microsoft and Qantas Airlines continue to rely on Lau to craft a story of their brand to execute in the highest caliber.
Over the past 5 years Lau has directed and produced over a dozen films and TV specials, with a string of international awards attached to his name.
Internationally renowned as a leading go-to creative within luxury fashion, he currently splits his time between Sydney, Los Angeles and New York City with his family.