Riley Blakeway is an Australian born director, primarily working between Sydney and Los Angeles.  His films have been selected at festivals around the world, including The UKMVA’s, The Vimeo awards, SXSW, Raindance and The New Orleans Film Festival.  His music videos and content have been shared by The New York Times, The Atlantic, Huffington Post, Pitchfork, NPR and The Los Angeles Times.  

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- 8 X Vimeo Staff Picks
- Shortlist 'Best Direction, Music Video' LIA AWARDS (2018)
- STAB Magazine '30 under 30 Surfing Success Stories' (2018)
- Official Selection St. Kilda Film Festival (2018)
- Included in 72andSunny's '72 Voices of Australia'  (2018) 
- Nominee 'Best Alternative Video Newcomer' UKMVA (2017)
- Finalist 'Best Cinematography - Music Video' CICLOPE Festival (2017)
- 2 X Finalist 'Best Music Video Newcomer' Kinsale Shark Awards (2017)
- Finalist 'Best Music Video Non-Narrative' LA Music Video Festival (2017)
- Official Selection Raindance Film Festival (2017)
Official Selection New Orleans Film Festival (2017)

- Finalist 'Best Cinematography' at CAANZ AXIS (2017)
- New Zealand Advertising Effectiveness awards Silver and Bronze (2016)
- Winner 'Best Music Video' Los Angeles Underground FF (2016)
- Finalist ‘Free Thinkers’ Kinsale Shark Awards (2015)
- Semi Permanent Sydney - Short Film Showcase (2014)]
- Shortlist 'Action Sports' Vimeo Awards (2012)
- 'Best of Vimeo' Showcase at SXSW Film Festival (2012)