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Melina is the go to director for hot Hip-Hop and R’n’B videos; nobody makes pop stars look as sexy, bold and brazen as her.
Melina was born in 1981 and studied at New York University before receiving a degree from the renowned American Film Institute. She launched her directing career in 2006, collaborating with various artists and studios.
She quickly became a sought-after director in the world of Rap, R'n'B and Pop. Melina has an easy grasp of Hip-Hop codes and a sharp eye for fashion that attract the cream of the crop of female performers. Standout videos include Leona Lewis, Lady Gaga, the excellent Not Fair for Lily Allen and S&M for Rihanna.
Deeply inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy Warhol and Keith Haring, her distinct style is pure Hip-Hop essence: raw and glam just like the Diesel perfume film she directed for the Fred&Farid Agency. A fashion icon in her own right, Melina is a natural for fragrance and luxury commercials.

melina Matsoukas

ADIDAS ORIGINAL
All Originals
Represent

ADIDAS ORIGINAL
All Originals
Represent
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

ADIDAD ORIGINAL
All originals represent

ADIDAD ORIGINAL
All originals represent
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

DIESEL
Fuel for Life

DIESEL
Fuel for Life
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

NIKE
Keri
Hilson

NIKE
Keri
Hilson
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

LEXUS
Change Lanes

LEXUS
Change Lanes
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

ADIDAS
All In For My Girls

ADIDAS
All In For My Girls
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

SOLANGE
Losing You

SOLANGE
Losing You
Directer by melina Matsoukas

melina Matsoukas

RIHANNA
We Found Love

RIHANNA
We Found Love
Directer by melina Matsoukas