Johan Kramer is an advertising icon turned experimental filmmaker. He is a gifted storyteller who loves the documentary format. His first feature-length film was The Other Final, a documentary about the world’s two lowest ranked national soccer teams Bhutan and Montserrat. It won numerous awards at international film festivals including Toronto, Berlin and Barcelona and in Holland it was chosen as the “Best Sports Documentary of All Time”. His next film Sing for Darfur premiered at the Tokyo Film Festival and won “Best European Dramatic Feature” at the European Independent Film Festival.
And in his former life, Johan was a founding partner of internationally renowned creative company KesselsKramer. Johan left KesselsKramer to devote himself to directing but he still works with brands directing commercials, and more recently Johan has picked up photography receiving praise for the humanity and documentary feel he brings to his images.