Hopi Allard is a commercial and documentary film maker based in the UK. He has directed many commercials for a variety of clients, collaborating with brands including Prada, Dior, Gucci, Nike, Stella McCartney, McClaren and WWF to name a few.

With a passion for photography he started his career as a cinematographer which no doubt influenced his instinctively visual approach to storytelling. Today he works with some of the industries best DOPs but from time to time he also self-shoots; when he feels a project could benefit from the intimacy and authenticity that can be afforded to that approach.