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Friday, Sep. 16, 2016
Street Talk for September 16, 2016
Brooklyn-based production house Voyager has signed visual storytelling and documentary director Henry Busby for exclusive representation. A multidisciplinary director with a background in painting, photography and cinematography, Busby has created long-form documentary, music videos, and commercial...
Friday, Sep. 9, 2016
Street Talk for September 9, 2016
YouTube and BuzzFeed Motion Pictures ( BFMP ), the Los Angeles studio arm of the global media and entertainment company, announced that YouTube has ordered full seasons of the scripted comedy series Broke and the competition show Squad Wars . Broke , the first project to debut from BFMP, is an 11-...
Friday, Sep. 2, 2016
Street Talk for September 2, 2016
Director Oliver Würffell has come aboard the roster of Instant Karma , the production house headed by EP Craig Farkas. Würffell’s credits span such brands as Audi, Converse, Land Rover, Sony, Rimowa, Red Bull, Mini and Sky. He has been active in commercials, branded content and documentary fare and...
Friday, Aug. 26, 2016
Street Talk for August 26, 2016
Director Rod Blackhurst has signed with bicoastal The Famous Group for spots and brand content. Blackhurst’s first feature Here Alone won an audience award at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. Next month his Netflix Original documentary Amanda Knox will premiere at the 2016 Toronto International...
Friday, Aug. 19, 2016
Street Talk for August 19, 2016
MEC Wavemaker , the content division of MEC , has boosted its U.K. management lineup with the appointment of Danny Weitzkorn to the new role of content partnerships director. Weitzkorn joins Wavemaker from Ball Street, the U.K. multi-platform football network, where he was client services and...
Friday, Aug. 12, 2016
Street Talk for August 12, 2016
Los Angeles-based Ruffian has opened an animation division in collaboration with Blinkink in London. The move brings a wealth of animated talent stateside in a roster including Greg Barth, Layzell Bros., Elliot Dear, Joseph Mann, Chris Bristow, Nicos Livesey, and Becky & Joe . The Layzell Bros...
Friday, Aug. 5, 2016
Street Talk for August 5, 2016
TBS , a division of Turner, has greenlit Storyville , a new digital animated series co-created by OkayPlayer. The network is also in development on Think B.I.G ., a scripted series based loosely on lyrics by the late Notorious B.I.G. The two projects are the first to emerge from a new strategic...
Friday, Jul. 29, 2016
Street Talk for July 29, 2016
Nir Refuah is moving to McCann New York as executive creative technology director, focusing on developing technology-driven creative content and communications solutions. Refuah was most recently general manager and chief innovation officer at MRM//McCann Romania where he led the agency to be the #...
Friday, Jul. 22, 2016
Street Talk for July 22, 2016
Directors Peter Livolsi and Martin Dix , known professionally as Peter Martin , have signed with Auckland-based production company Robber’s Dog for Australasian representation. The directorial duo continues to be handled by Imperial Woodpecker in the U.S. Although still operating under the Peter...
Friday, Jul. 15, 2016
Street Talk for July 15, 2016
With bases of operation in Berlin and Hamburg, international design and film production company Sehsucht (which translates into English as “visual addiction”) is expanding its range of services beyond animation, VR and digital to the realm of live action. With the introduction of Jenny Nesselhauf...