Dean Fourie started making film at the early age of 9years old with an 8mm camera and a 35mm camera; this developed his fascination of observation and became the basis for his filmmaking.
Educated in the United Kingdom and South Africa. Fourie began studies in the technical field and quickly moved into Art, design, and film production.
Dean worked through the ranks with his eye on directing. Winning a coveted D&AD award in advertising. His career launched.
Invited to join the Directors Guild of Canada, Dean relocated to North America to further his skills. Dean regularly returns to his African roots to shoot short films in the form of commercials. His attention to performance, eye for detail, balance, and composition make work unique. Whether its performance, style in fashion or food. His first world influence together with roots in Africa give him a unique edge to his style.