Daniel Askill is an Australian filmmaker and artist who uses film, photographs, video installation and sculpture in his work. He has directed short films, music videos, commercials and fashion films. He is currently based between Sydney and New York.

Askill wrote and directed the critically acclaimed, surreal short film We Have Decided Not To Die. Exhibited in various international film festivals, the film won prizes at the Clermont-Ferrand festival in France, Melbourne International in Australia, Brooklyn International and South by Southwest in the United States.

Along with his video art he has also directed numerous music videos for artists such as Sia, These New Puritans and Phoenix. He directed Phoenix's Rally (2007) and Consolation Prizes (2006).

Askill was also commissioned to make films for fashion companies like Ksubi, Another Magazine, Dior and Acne.

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