Markus has worked in the film and commercial industry for over a decade. In this time he directed multiple award winning short films, produced 2 independent feature films and co-created two comedy web series. As a commercial director he has brought over 40 TV and Online campaigns to life for brands ranging from Coca Cola to Unilever. His work has been nominated with 4 stars in Campaign and has been listed for the AMV BBDO Shiny awards.
His most recent short 'BAD NEWS', a satire about the media and politics, was sponsored by Directors UK and ARRI London. The 12 minute film was shot in one continuous shot. It premiered at the Arri Trinity showcase in Vue West End earlier this year and will have his festival premiere at the London Independent Film Festival 2020.
He also is more of a cat person; which has caused many heated arguments on set.