Born and raised in Amsterdam, Stephan Wever started his career working nights as a tape operator at the age of 18.
Quickly gaining experience on the Avid he became an editor working on documentaries and short films then moving on to commercials. Inspired by his interest in visual effects Stephan became a creative at the renowned studio Sehsucht, where he concepted and co directed award winning car commercials for Lamborghini and Audi. This multitude of skills achieved was essential moving into directing.
Now based in Los Angeles, he uses his experience as an autodidact director which work is playfully beautiful, using his narrative skills to portray the complexities of youth culture. Stephan’s work moves swiftly from branded content, working with musicians such Blood Orange, Kindness and Mykki Blanco to advertising with clients like BMW, Audi and Nike earning various accolades such as multiple Vimeo Staff Picks and a Saatchi’s Young Directors award.