Helen’s work garnered international recognition at the Cannes Lions 2011 in The Young Director of The Year category. She also won the Best Animation Award at the New York 2011 Promax/BDA for her SBS Film Broadcast commercials.
The quality of Helen’s commercials, music videos, fashion films, animations and art installations demonstrates her deep passion for craft and storytelling.Helen’s fantastical worlds are known for their joyful energy, as she employs sophisticated, personally crafted visual effects, emotive direction and live action along with superbly designed character animation. The production values of her work are of such scale and depth that it leaves the audience with the impression of a much larger world.
Helen’s film work has been showcased in international film and advertising publications such as Shots Magazine, Luerzer’s Archive, Motionographer, Stash Media and Australian Creative.
Helen is a graduate from the University of Sydney, Sydney College of the Arts with a Bachelor of Visual Arts.
• • • Helen Clemens Award List • • •
2017 Adfest Asia • KFC EDIBLE NAIL POLISH • Silver Promo Guerrilla Marketing | Bronze Direct Marketing | Bronze Media Events |
2016 Hong Kong Kam Fan Awards • KFC EDIBLE NAIL POLISH • Grand Prix Integrated Kam Fan Award | Gold Integrated Campaign | Client of the Year Award | Silver Social Media | Silver Promotional | Bronze Integrated Media Campaign |
2016 Spikes Asia • KFC EDIBLE NAIL POLISH • Silver Award PR
2011 Cannes Young Director Award • SBS FILM •
2011 New York Promax BDA World Gold • Silver Award Best Animation • SBS FILM •
2009 Australian Country Music Award • Music Video Of The Year • KASEY + SHANE RATTLIN' BONES • Read Less