Anderson is a Clio-winning director known for capturing ignited real-life moments in commercials, music videos, documentaries and short films. He first made his mark with viral online work, including a spot for Duet Display that’s garnered over twenty four million views and an Arian Foster-inspired short film, Where We Dwell, which Snapchat licensed and released on their Discover platform during the 2015 Super Bowl. Anderson’s since gone on to direct major commercials for global brands like Samsung, Equinox, Western Union and Dove.
Anderson’s moving short documentary, Nzingha, published by National Geographic and The Atlantic, garnered a Clio in 2017. He’s been honored with nominations for the Cannes Young Director Award, D&AD Next Director Award, Shots Magazine New Director of the Year Award and a Webby as well. Anderson’s new short documentary, Every Nite Is Emo Nite, recently premiered on PAPER M.
Mt. MELVIL represents Anderson Wright for the Japan and Asia market.