Friday, August 18, 2017

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Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
Street Talk for August 18, 2017
BRF ( B-Reel Films ) is growing its entertainment division, hiring Hollywood producer Philip Westgren as the company’s first head of original content in the U.S. to drive expansion of its English-language slate. Based in BRF’s LA office, Westgren will report to company founder/CEO Pelle Nilsson...
Friday, Aug. 11, 2017
Street Talk for August 11, 2017
Comedy director Jordan Brady has joined Toronto-based production company Someplace Nice for Canadian representation. He continues to be handled by his shop, Superlounge , in the U.S. Brady has directed over 1,000 national TV spots in his career. A long-time stand-up comedian, having toured...
Friday, Aug. 4, 2017
Street Talk for August 4, 2017
London-based director Mitch Stratten has joined Moxie Pictures for commercial representation in the US and UK. Originally hailing from South Africa, Stratten made a name for himself with his Time Sculpture film for Toshiba, which broke the Guinness World Record for most moving image cameras used in...
Friday, Jul. 28, 2017
Street Talk for July 28, 2017
Director Camille Marotte has expanded his representation with the global boutique production company The Sweet Shop to include North and South America and parts of Asia, with a focus on China and Japan. The move comes in the wake of increasing demand in these regions for the Paris-based director’s...
Friday, Jul. 21, 2017
Street Talk for July 21, 2017
Content production agency Big Block has added director Cody Stokes to its roster. His work spans the commercial, documentary and narrative realms in the U.S. and internationally. Among the brands he’s directed for are Toyota, American Express, BMW and Microsoft.... Joanna Borton is joining London...
Friday, Jul. 14, 2017
Street Talk for July 14, 2017
The Cavalry Productions has signed Deluxe , aka director Stephane Leloutre . Deluxe has wrapped his first project in the U.S., a spot for Toyota out of agency Burrell.... NY-based content studio The Collective @ LAIR has added director and tabletop specialist Ben Dolphin to its roster. Master of...
Friday, Jul. 7, 2017
Street Talk for July 7, 2017
Director Elizabeth Orne has signed with bicoastal The Famous Group for spots and branded content. Her reel includes spots for French’s, IROBOT and Coors. Back in 2011, Orne’s short film titled Crazy Glue landed her a slot in SHOOT ’s New Directors Showcase. Orne has already wrapped her first...
Friday, Jun. 30, 2017
Street Talk for June 30, 2017
Hungry Man is launching Andrew Chaplin as a solo director. He had previously been half of a directorial duo, having been teamed with Lucy Forbes , who too is now being repped individually by Hungry Man. Now instead of handling the duo, Hungry Man now handles the two solo helmers worldwide for spots...
Friday, Jun. 23, 2017
Street Talk for June 23, 2017
Director Nico Beyer has signed with Quietman for U.S. representation. He has crafted campaigns for virtually every known car brand, among them Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Lexus, Nissan, Cadillac, GM and the well-known Chevrolet Super Bowl campaign “Chevy Runs Deep,” as well as BMW’s “The Next 100 Years”...
Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
Street Talk for June 16, 2017
Moritz Merkel will join Stink Berlin as executive producer in July, working with Martina Lulsdorf and Lutz Muller to jointly manage the production company’s German branch. Stink also maintains offices in London, Paris, Shanghai, Los Angeles, New York, Sao Paulo and Moscow. Merkel is leaving his...