Chris is a director who oozes style. His cinematic eye, knack for a getting great performances and also razor sharp wit certainly make him a man in demand. He has directed commercials for some of the biggest brands in the world, shot music videos for some of the biggest artists in the world, and has recently been seen directing sitcoms, and TV shows for worldwide networks like the BBC and the Disney Channel.

 

UMBRO

PEPE'S NEW BOOTS

CONTENT

Chris Cottam gives us a unique taste of Pepe's daily routine as he waits for the delivery of his new boots. There are a few false alarms in the run up to receiving the package, but once they arrive we are treated to a celebration of daily life in a way only Pepe knows how.

Cottages

In All The Best Places

COMMERCIALS

When you're looking for the cosiest, warmest, and most interesting places to take your next break it seems Cottages.com may be your best bet. Chris Cottam's commercial shows a myriad of interesting, odd and wonderful places you might find by using Cottages.com.

JD WILLIAMS

CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION

COMMERCIALS

Clothing brand JD Williams wanted a way to reinvigorate their target market & shake things up. They turned to Chief and Chris Cottam to do it. Working with our colleagues at LOVE we set out to enhance the glamour, sex appeal and elevating the brand in to a whole new stratosphere.

KLEENEX

CELEBRITY CHAIRS

COMMERCIALS

Everyone loves a good sniffle sometimes: even a host of Hollywood A-listers, sports personalities or TV stars. That's exactly who Chris captured for this top spot for tissue brand Kleenex.

NHS

FIGHT BACK

COMMERCIALS

Chris directed this iconic NHS spot with long time collaborator, photographer Rankin. A hard-hitting concept with incredible execution; we see an incredible visualisation of the beating your body takes every time you smoke.

 

SOFAWORKS

SOFOLOGY TRAINING CENTRE

COMMERCIALS

We get a sneak peak behind the curtain of exactly how Neal and his team weave their magic at the Sofaworks training academy. Chris Cottam sets the scene in a futuristic, fun filled environment showing his chops as a comedy director in this spot we made with our colleagues at TBWA/Manchester.

STAY SURE

SWIMMING CLUB

COMMERCIALS

Stay Sure needed a light-hearted way to tell customers that they can provide insurance for all sorts of things, even the local swimming club for the retired. Good laughs abound from Chris in this one.

H&M

COMMERCIALS

This elegant and sensual spot for clothing titan H&M shows off their lingerie range in incredible fashion.

OFFICIALLY SPECIAL

IRISH DANCE

TV & DOCUMENTARY

Do yourself a favour and watch a hilarious scene from this absurd TV sitcom directed by Chris. It will probably be the best 60 seconds of your day.

DIGICEL

BE EXTRAORDINARY

COMMERCIALS

Chris' commercial for Digicel is a brilliant piece of slow motion choreography, and certainly something rich enough to deserve multiple viewings.