Oded Binnun is an Academy Award Nominee filmmaker. His short film AYA was nominated for an Oscar for “Best Live Action Short” in 2015.
AYA has also set a precedent in Israeli cinema when it was released commercially, as a short, in theatres to audience and critical success.
In 2017, Oded directed his international feature debut The Etruscan Smile, produced by Academy Award winning producer Arthur Cohn and starring Emmy Award winning actor Brian Cox. The film features an acclaimed international cast, including Rosanna Arquette (Pulp Fiction, After Hours), Thora Birch (American Beauty), JJ Feild (Captain America), Peter Coyote (Bitter Moon) and Treat Williams (Hair).
Alongside his film career, Oded Binnun is an established commercial director.
His first spot in 2011 for the Israeli Aids Task Force Campaign has won him an Epica award and since then he has helmed campaigns for leading Brands such as Strauss Group, Hundai, Volkswagen, Heinz, Osem, Elite and more.
In 2017 Oded was chosen to direct Sodastream’s international campaign featuring Mayim Bialik (Big Bang Theory) and Kristian Nairn (Game of Thrones).
Oded Binnun’s website: www.odedbinnun.com