An award winning director and filmmaker, Ainsley started working with film while studying at art school before going on to hone her craft at film school in berlin. Informed by a close attention to detail and craft, her commercial work has helped leading brands share their story in unique and creative ways.
Hailing from a conceptual fine art background, she is a highly creative and visual director whose work is driven by concept, visual metaphor, performance and often takes a surreal and colourful form. Meticulous and energetic in her approach, she throws herself into each project, creating music videos, commercials and documentaries for a wide range of brands and artists including celeste, highland park, BBC, be charlotte, HYYTS, the ninth wave, Glengoyne, the LaFontaines, Tamdhu and Cutty Sark. She has worked with some of the best music labels out there such as Columbia, Warner and Sony. Her recent documentary for the BBC reached over a million views within the first 48 hours and her work has been featured in places like Creative Boom, Promonews, Clash, Wonderland, Booooooom TV, dork and ad’s of the world.
After spending time living in Berlin, Budapest and Brussels she now resides in her bonnie hometown of Glasgow and frequently travels to wherever in the world her projects & curiosity take her.