In his work, he reflects the passion he feels for the stories he chooses to tell, whether they are grand or small. He meticulously cares for every element that becomes part of his creations: art direction, casting, lighting. He is an tireless worker who never loses his aesthetic inspiration, whether it's in his on-stage performances or while developing content, film, and innovative projects. That's why, over the years, he has built a strong reputation alongside the brand Akira, of which he is a partner, and has been internationally recognized as Colombia's best director.
A highly technical shooter with a post-savvy approach, Julien ZENIER is French filmmaker with bold cinematics.
He made his filmmaking debut with the shocker short-film SNIP, honoured across the film festival circuit and praised by the fantastic genre tastemakers for its uncompromising vision. Shooting across the world, Julien has recently shot for the likes of Mercedes Benz, Peugeot, Issey Miyake, Thierry Mugler, BMW, Asics, Levi’s, Powerade, Nestlé or Azzaro.
Julien has the unique ability to draw the very best performances from the personalities he’s working with, whether directing Novak Djokovic, Cristiano Ronaldo or A-List actors. He lives in Barcelona and travels the world on commercial while finishing his 2nd short film, the grounded sci-fi drama To The Lights