Travis Hanour is an award-winning director whose work is characterized by a unique balance of pristine visuals, considered composition, and nuanced storytelling. Hailed as one of the most promising newcomers in film, Travis was recently named one of SHOOT Magazine’s 5 Up-and-Coming Directors.
Having begun his career directing animation and VFX, Travis created content for major studios including Warner Bros, Disney, and Universal. His abilities as a designer and director then led him to work on the agency side, where he spent over ten years as a Creative Director. He attributes his wholistic brand approach in storytelling and directing to his time on the agency side, collaborating closely with clients from conception to completion.
From traditional ads and short films, to digital media and documentaries, Travis’ directorial experience spans a wide range of mediums and brands, having helmed campaigns for brands like Nike, Jordan, EA, Microsoft, FootLocker, Intel, BBC, Disney, and Sonos.
Travis currently splits time between Boise and LA with his wife and three kids, where they shred slopes, trails, and waves.