With over 10 years of experience in creating viral advertising campaigns and comedy, Heydon is well-versed in the art of directing and writing the most viral of spots. His laugh-out-loud comedy and films have earned him a Bafta, two Cannes Lions Golds and a Webby. Heydon is a charming, creative character with a natural flair for creating the most memorable of films.
Heydon began his journey into filmmaking in 2007 whilst working at Don’t Panic London. He went on to produce and direct some of the most successful commercials and advertising campaigns, garnering the attention of millions online globally, as well as international press. Notorious for his mockumentaries and clever dialogue, Heydon has won numerous awards including a Lovie and a W3 Gold award for digital content.
To add to his film expertise, Heydon has created projects for BBC Three, with his ‘The Revolution Will Be Televised’ winning a Bafta, a Rose d’Or and a Broadcast Award over three seasons. His versatility spreads through to factual entertainment and branded content documentaries for the likes of Vice and The Guardian, BBC and Channel 4.