Director of commercials & Branding Specialist

Martin Lavik Nygaard is a director from the fjords and mountains of Norway. With satisfied customers worldwide, his works are seen by more than 60 million viewers each day. Browse through some of his favorite projects to explore his creativity.

Fersk Fangst – Commercial

Fersk Fangst – Commercial

Hedné Illusionist – Commercial

Hedné Illusionist – Commercial

Snutekassen – Commercial

Snutekassen – Commercial

Eric Odeen – I Don’t Really Dance (Official Music Video)

Eric Odeen – I Don’t Really Dance (Official Music Video)

Patrick Jørgensen – Lifeline (Official Music Video)

Patrick Jørgensen – Lifeline (Official Music Video)

Oakland Rain – Norhtern Lights (Official Music Video)

Oakland Rain – Norhtern Lights (Official Music Video)

BABETTE – Commercial

BABETTE – Commercial

Chess Commercials 2015

Chess Commercials 2015

Al Arabiya Morningshow: Opener

Al Arabiya Morningshow: Opener

Hordaland Fylkeskommune – Veien blir til mens du går

Hordaland Fylkeskommune – Veien blir til mens du går

TV 2 Summer Idents

TV 2 Summer Idents

Palmesus 2015 Aftermovie

Palmesus 2015 Aftermovie

Director

– Commercial: Hedné – Promo video

– Commercial: Fersk Fangst – Animation

– CommercialSnutekassen – Animation

– Music Video: Patrick Jørgensen – Lifeline 

– Music Video: Eric Odeen – I Don’t Really Dance

– Commercial: BABETTE – Middagsselskap

– Promo: TV 2 – Rett fra hjertet (Art Director)

– Commercial: BABETTE – Ørjan Burøe vs. Ørjan Johannessen

– Commercial: Bergen Bowling

Music Video: Patrick Jørgensen – I’m Dreaming

– Opening (TV Series): Al Arabiya – Morningshow

– Commercial: Hordaland Fylkeskommune – Veien blir til mens du går

– 6x Commercials: Chess – Kampanje, 2015

– TV Channel Idents: TV 2 – God sommertid, 2014

– Opening & Packshot (Commercial): Viasat – Jeg er Rune (Art Director)

– Commercial: Webhuset – Live på Nyhetkanalen

– Opening (TV Series): TV 2 – Valg 2015

– Opening (Web Series): Skal Du Ha Juling – VGTV (Art Director)

– Opening (TV Series): Monster – En Kveld Hos Kloppen

– Music Video: Seven – Ride Ride Ranke

– Short Animation: Jábus Juleønske (2010)

– Commercial: KiMs – Smaken Av Din Fredag

 6x CommercialsBi Handelshøyskolen Bergen – Linjefilmer

 Commercial: KiMs, Savner Du Sommeren?

 CommercialACOS – Dokumenthåndtering

– Short Film: Minus Human (2012)

– Short Film: Time Out (2011)

– Aftermovie: NextGenTel – ByLAN 2015

– Aftermovie: NextGenTel – ByLAN 2014

– Aftermovie: NextGenTel – ByLAN 2012

Aftermovie: NextGenTel – ByLAN 2010

– Behind The Scenes (Music Video): Line Dybedal – Puppetmaster

Commercial: Næringslivsdagene Bergen 2013

– Commercial: Faffest 2013 – Natt På Museet

 Commercial: Faffest 2014 – Den Nationale Scene

Promo Film: BIS – Vinterlekene 2013

– Commercial: MinID – Husk Passordet

Commercial: Unge Høyre – Ja Til Prøvefri Russetid

Commercial: Røde Kors Huset Bergen -Ressursene På Vent

Commercial: Nfoto.no – Julehandelen

Commercial: REClame – The Ring

Prices, Courses & Education

– Kitchen Reklamebyrå, NM Contest 2010: Best Commercial

– Den Gyldne Hane, 2015: Best Motion Graphics

– DiFi, MinID Contest, 2010: 2nd Best Commercial

– Akademiet Awards, 2009: Best Short Film

Participation in Berlinale Talent Campus 2012:

– Mike Leigh, about Directing (Known for Secrets & Lies, Naked, Vera Drake…)

– Edward Lachman, about Cinematography (Erin Brockovich, The Virgin Suicides, Far from Heaven…)

– Keanu Reeves, about Acting (The Matrix, Speed, The Devil’s Advocate…)

Private talks i Hollywood, LA – 2012:

– Nicholas Meyer, about Film Production (Known for The Prince of Egypt, Star Trek Series…)

– Katie Hetland, about Music Videos & Editing (Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Mariah Carey…)

– Rachel Levy, about Film Music (Contraband, Battleship, The Lorax, Fast Furious 5, The Reader…)

– John Amos, about Acting (Die Hard 2, One Life to Live, Coming to America…)

– Aina O`Kane, about Special Effects (Iron Man 3, I Am Legend, 2012, Just Go with It…)

– Isaac Sprintis, about Music Composing (for The Amazing Race, Guitar Hero 4 and 5…)

– Warner Bros Studios, V.I.P. Tour (An educational Behind-the-scenes view of an actual working studio)

Education & Experience:

Myreze AS – Director, 2014-Current

– Martin Nygaard – Freelance Director, 2011-Current

– Danvik Folkehøgskole – Film, 2011-12

– REClame UB – Advertising Agency, 2009-10

– Akademiet Bergen – Medier og Kommunikasjon, 2008-11