Brook Preloader
Hamburg / Lisbon

With roots in Germany and education in the U.S., Jan has always pursued a career that revolved around his deep passion for cinema. Starting out as an AD, he quickly discovered that directing offered a more fulfilling and impactful way to tell stories.

In his work, he is known to experiment with different narrative techniques, the resulting visual imagery simultaneously challenges and lights the imagination, achieving the perfect balance of emotion, energy, personality and style.  One of Europe’s most respected and award-winning commercial directors, he’s well known for his enthusiasm and collaborative spirit, working closely with agencies, clients and crew alike.  His aim is to distill the essence of a brand’s message and create a powerful, meaningful connection with the audience.  An impressive body of work stands testament to his incredible talent.

Selected works