Born in the United States but raised in Australia, Bruce Hunt spent nine years working for Film Graphics in Sydney, where he directed many commercials.
In 1999 he moved to @radical.media which maintains production operations in Santa Monica, New York, London and Sydney, primarily to get representation in the United States.
Hunt's first film experience was supervising several visual effects sequences and directing the second unit for Dark City (1997). He was then chosen by the Wachowski brothers, who directed and wrote The Matrix, to direct the second and third units for all three films in the Matrix series, starring Keanu Reeves.
He made his feature film directorial debut with The Cave (2005), starring Morris Chestnut and Cole Hauser.