About Brendan Heath
South African-born Brendan Heath came to filmmaking with a background in theatre and the performing arts. He studied film at NYU’s Tisch School of Arts and then made his way through the ranks of the commercial and music video world, working in every part of the industry.
Brendan has made a name for himself by fusing breathtaking imagery with deeply embedded narrative heart. He has worked with a long list of celebrities, including Nicole Kidman, Andie MacDowell, Cindy Crawford, Penelope Cruz, and Eva Longoria, to name a few.
Brendan creates his distinct brand of beauty and lifestyle through his exceptional design aesthetic, unique ability to elicit natural and engaging performances, and reputation for having a gregarious, easygoing, and collaborative nature. His technical knowledge allows him to keep perfecting the craft – it’s not rare to see Brendan collaborating with his crew, inventing rigs to explore new ways to shoot hair and keep it the most natural and elegant.