Martin is an award winning freelance director who loves making deeply human stories that grab the audience's attention. He's a specialist in working with actors as well as faces from off the beaten track and loves using the casting process to find characters that reek of authenticity. His strong cinematic eye (Martin is a BAFTA Nominated Cinematographer as well as a BAFTA Winning Director) produces results that are rich, authentic and strike a powerful chord with audiences.
He's made a number of commercials for clients including The Scottish Government, Police Scotland, and the NHS. His most recent commissions are for PHA Northern Ireland for their 'Helping Others' Mental Health campaign, a cinema and TV campaign for The Courier and a landmark campaign for the Scottish Government - We Are Scotland. He is currently working on campaigns for RC Beer (India) and ESPC.
He has also made a number of commercial documentary films for brands such as Stoichnaya, RBS, Williams & Glyn, Natwest, Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank, Speirs & Jeffrey, Laing, Cala Homes, Fisher Price and Visit Scotland, and campaign films for Relationships Scotland.