Sandvik –The Glass Labyrinth
Casper Balslev is a Danish director, known internationally for his commercials, music videos and narrative content. He grew up in the north of Denmark where his visual interest was set in motion at a young age while assisting his father, an airborne photography specialist.
Prior to pursuing directing, Casper studied photojournalism at the Danish College of Journalism and worked in documentary and street photography. This continues to influence Balslev’s work, which often has a spontaneous yet informed documentary style to it.
His short film for fashion brand Han Kjøbenhavn was selected for the prestigious Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors Showcase 2013. Since then Casper has created numerous pieces which have garnered awards internationally - including Lions in Craft at the Cannes Lions, as well as numerous Eurobest awards.
Additionally, he has directed music videos for a variety of acclaimed artists, including Alt-J, Marina & The Diamonds, The Presets, MØ and Seinabo Sey. His commercial include work for brands such as Vodafone, Mercedes, Volkswagen, the Royal Danish Theater and Replay.