Nate has made the transition from exciting young director to exciting established director in an extremely short space of time. His reel already features work for Carcraft, Jack Daniels, Charles Worthington and NHS to name a few. A real film buff, Nate has an unnerving quality to make any script come to life. Expect him to step up to exciting uber-cool top director in a similarly swift manner.
Like a great whiskey, Nate's films get better with time, his latest effort for Johnny Walker is no exception. This masterfully crafted short film takes you on a journey into the minds of some of the world's greatest blenders.
Genting Casinos wanted to totally reconfigure how audiences perceived their brand, so working with agency Ponderosa our Director Nate Camponi created this incredible slice of cinema. The kinetic photography, and frenetic pace really have to be seen to appreciate just how much craft went in to bringing this commercial to life.
Nate joined forces with all-action duo Frank & Sebastian to co-direct this piece for Nike FootballX - with a little help from some familiar faces....Brazil legend Ronaldo and the highest scoring striker in World Cup history Miroslav Klose! On the eve of the Champion's League Final this was one sporting even which won't be forgotten quickly.
Nate created this beautiful, and elegant video for one of the defining African artists of his generation - Baaba Maal. Looking at what it means to actually bring art to life, this wonderful crafted film is a post-modern examination of the artist's place in the creative process.
Nate does what he does best, combining immediately cinematic visuals with a kind of storytelling that spins a web of intrigue and mystery. Working with ultra stylish fashion magazine Article, Nate spent time with the son of legendary British actor Jeremy Irons, Max, to produce this slick, polished slice of film.
Nate delivers a powerful anti-smoking advertisement for the NHS. Offering a different slant by looking through the eyes of a child, we see the psychological impact smoking can have on youngsters.
CLASS OF '92
Chief spent a windy morning up top of Hotel Football to shoot this promo for Gary Neville, Phil Neville, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt. The closely-fought game was directed by Nate. Shot on location in Old Trafford, Manchester (obviously).
THE JD SET
Jack Daniels continues its foray into the world of rock and roll with the JD Set Glasgow. Filmed by Nate Camponi and aired on Channel 4, the full show follows a stellar lineup of established as well as up-and-coming artists as they re-imagine the biggest hits around.
Ever the filmmaker, Nate turned his hand to some longer form work for this incendiary short film currently doing rather well on the festival circuit.