Emile Rafael is a director and photographer based in London. Having grown up in Prague amid the bohemian landscape of central Europe and the large Hollywood sets often filming in town, his passion for filmmaking and photography took hold.
He directed memorable music videos and fashion films for the likes of Katy B, MØ, X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons. Emile is very much influenced by photography and documentary films, striving to capture visceral moments and cinematic frames in his work.
He has worked with Nowness and I-D on various projects and had his work featured in places like Shots, Beak Street Bugle, The Reel, 1.4 and Little Black Book‘.