Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Street Talks

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Friday, Oct. 13, 2017
Street Talk for October 13, 2017
London-based Above+Beyond , billed as the independent creative agency for the audience age, has appointed Ed Cox to the new role of media partner. He joins Above+Beyond from Havas, where he was the managing director of Forward Media, the agency Havas set up to manage the O2 business. Cox has an...
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
Street Talk for October 6, 2017
Instant Karma Films , an L.A.-based TV commercial and digital content production company, has added British born director David Masters to its roster. Masters’ work spans multiple genres which include comedy, visual storytelling, documentary/real people and long form narrative. Credits include such...
Friday, Sep. 29, 2017
Street Talk for September 29, 2017
London-based MindsEye has signed directorial duo Mindcastle --consisting of Danielle Krieger and Casey Warren --for commercial representation in the U.K. and the Netherlands. Krieger and Warren developed their strong cinematic look with a foundation in photography that broadened to encompass...
Friday, Sep. 22, 2017
Street Talk for September 22, 2017
Director Mary-Sue Masson is joining Los Angeles-based CoMPANY Films . She is probably best known for her highly regarded ad campaigns for HARIBO and agency Quiet Storm. The funny series of spots--which feature adults with kid voiceovers--just starting airing in the U.S. after launching in the U.K...
Friday, Sep. 15, 2017
Street Talk for September 15, 2017
After a successful first year with Stink in the U.K., director Ariel Kleiman is extending his commitment with the production house and will be represented by it in the U.S. as well. Kleiman is directing the second season of crime mystery drama Top of the Lake--China Girl , set in his homeland of...
Friday, Sep. 8, 2017
Street Talk for September 8, 2017
Fashion and luxury agency Great Bowery has launched Great Bowery Film , a New York-based production company and artist management agency representing artists across the film and luxury, feature film, commercial and branded content sectors. The new venture’s roster includes directors, photographers...
Friday, Sep. 1, 2017
Street Talk for September 1, 2017
Wilson Mateos has joined Leo Burnett Tailor Made (Brazil) as creative VP. Mateos had been at David&Goliath L.A. where he acted as creative director, leading projects for Kia Motors and Universal Studios, among others. Earlier he was at 180LA. Mateos returns to Brazil where he had a track record...
Friday, Aug. 25, 2017
Street Talk for August 25, 2017
Film and animation production company Not To Scale has brought executive creative director Richard Hickey on board to head its recently launched office in Hollywood, Calif. Not To Scale now has a total of four shops--the other three being its London headquarters, with studios in New York and...
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...