Nike – Human Chain
Nike – Epic Step
Xerox – Big Picture
Toyota – CES concept-i Film Trailer
Wish.com x Gareth Bale
Toyota – Start Your Impossible w/ Gabriel
Laurent Barthélemy established a reputation for visual ingenuity and emotional insight from his ten-year tenure at Psyop/Smuggler in New York. His work interweaves sharp visuals with deeply human stories for brands such as American Express, Google and Nike. Laurent’s advertising work has been honored throughout the industry. His work on the Nike “Human Chain” spot with Maria Sharapova and Lance Armstrong earned a Clio and a Cannes Lion. His Google Play commercial is the most viewed Google ad on Youtube with over 100M hits. Laurent was a lead artist on the AICP-winning MTV spot “Crow”. The video is in the permanent film collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
His ambitious 2016 short film, Campers, stars César winner (French Oscars) Rod Paradot. Laurent is currently in development on a documentary mini-series with boxing star Vasyl Lomachenko. In all his work, Laurent strives to create an emotional journey. He currently resides in Los Angeles.