Emma Dalzell-Khan is a London-based film-maker and director known for producing diverse, cinematic and intimate work. Blending different film techniques, analogue formats, stop-frame animation and a natural interest in human movement, Emma’s sensitive approach creates inspiring, emotive and playful work.
Emma began her career assisting the celebrated fashion photographer Tim Walker and throughout a six-year period working alongside him, filmed across global locations including Outer Mongolia, Bhutan, Burma and Mexico, creating films of his stills shoots. Emma went on to develop her own unique style, shooting for clients including British Vogue, Italian Vogue and W Magazine. Tim and Emma continue their successful collaboration on selective projects, most recently co-directing Bjork’s ‘Blissing Me’ music video as well as a film for Tim’s upcoming national retrospective at The V&A Museum in London.
Emma has recently directed films for the likes of Moncler (directing Grammy-award winner Will Smith), Kate Spade, Jo Malone, MAC, Oscar de la Renta, Coach, Sephora, Moda Operandi, LOVE, i-D, British Vogue and Another Man as well as personal editorial projects that include an acclaimed male dance fashion film for Middle Eastern fashion publication H Magazine - which has formed part of the official selection for the Milano Fashion Film Festival 2019.
Her stills work includes a number of recent fashion editorials with front covers for GLASS Magazine, H Magazine and The September Issues as well as ongoing commercial work for Jo Malone and swimwear brand Hunza G.