Matt Dilmore has a hunger for all things creative, evidenced by the wit and versatility of his ever-expanding portfolio. Hailing from Pittsburgh, Matt holds a BFA from Ohio University. He rst earned attention for his independent holiday- themed shorts co-created with Tom Kuntz – “Santasm,” “Warmandfuzzyfeeling,” and “Itstoastyinhere” – which quickly went viral.
Matt has helmed memorably o beat campaigns for a range of clients, including the Emmy-nominated short “Unlimited” for Old Navy, Super Bowl favorite “First Draft Ever” for Avocados from Mexico, and anti-texting and driving PSA “Todd” for the Ad Council. His most recent commercial work includes spots for KFC starring Jim Ga gan and Rob Riggle, and Gatorade starring Dwayne Wade and George “The Iceman” Gervin.
In addition to his commercial projects, Matt recently directed the documentary short “The Great Imposter” as part of ESPN’s award-winning “30-for-30” series. The short tells the story of Detroit salesman Barry Breman, who gained notoriety in the 1980s for successfully posing as an athlete at over twenty major professional sporting events. Matt has also directed music videos for bands like The Black Lips, CSS, and Black Moth Super Rainbow, and published a limited edition book of rare and out-of-print lm stills for New York-based creative studio Partners & Spade. His online radio show, “Pussyfoot,” has a cult following that regularly tunes in to hear interviews with innovative artists and musicians, and profiles off-the- beaten-path destinations.