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Derek Hayes is an award winning director, who has made commercials for companies like Lego and Carlsberg; TV graphics, including the BAFTA winning titles for Jeeves and Wooster, and pop videos for the likes of Madonna, Rod Stewart and Elton John. He has directed twelve short films, including Channel Four Christmas special Prince Cinders.
Derek has directed two cinema features: The Miracle Maker (2000), and Otherworld (2003). Recently he has worked with Aardman Animations developing a feature film project, as Head of Story on a series of children's films and as a consultant and designer on various on-going projects for a variety of clients. He is developing several film and TV projects and teaches on the Animation and Visual FX course at Falmouth University.