Finnish director and photographer Anton Tammi has made a mark in international film and music videos. Notable for winning MTV's Video of The Year in 2020 for The Weeknd's "Blinding Lights," Tammi has also directed commercials for brands like Gucci and The North Face. In 2023, he released global campaigns for Yves Saint Laurent. His acclaimed work has been featured in publications such as Billboard, Vogue, and GQ Magazine.
Finnish film director and photographer Anton Tammi has made a significant impact on the international commercial and music video scene over the past decade. After studying at the Films School Aalto University in Helsinki, he spent three years in New York (2015–2018), gaining recognition. Tammi directed four music videos for The Weeknd, including "Blinding Lights," which earned him the Video of The Year award at the MTV Music Video Awards.
Tammi, nominated as the best director at the UK Music Video Awards 2021, also contributed to The Weeknd's album "AFTER HOURS" by shooting its cover photograph. Upon returning to Europe, Tammi continued to thrive in the international commercial industry, directing films for renowned brands such as Gucci, The North Face, Rimowa, Bang & Olufsen, Mercedes-Benz, and Genesis. In 2023, he released two global campaigns for Yves Saint Laurent featuring Zoe Kravitz and Lenny Kravitz. Additionally, Tammi photographed the global Key Visual for YSL Y – Intense and conducted photo campaigns with Roger Federer and Liverpool footballer Mo Salah.
His work has garnered critical acclaim from notable publications such as Billboard, The New York Times, Vogue, The Fader, Nowness, and GQ Magazine, solidifying Anton Tammi's reputation as a highly respected figure in the world of film direction and photography.