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Friday, Sep. 11, 2020
From Netflix to Hulu to the big screen, director Rayka Zehtabchi is no stranger to multiple platforms for her work. But the platform that remains singularly constant relative to the Oscar winner’s professional endeavors is one rooted in a sense of purpose spanning engagement and activism on...
Thursday, Apr. 23, 2020
While deeply familiar as a documentary filmmaker with this particular protagonist and related subject matter, Greg Barker entered new territory when again visiting the life of United Nations diplomat Sergio Vieira de Mello--this time resulting in the director’s first narrative feature, ...
Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020
PRETTYBIRD has added multidisciplinary filmmaker Jared Knecht to its roster of creatives for representation in the U.S. spanning branded, music and entertainment content.
Knecht has directed integrated advertising campaigns and commercials for global brands such as Toyota, Adidas, Lincoln...
Monday, Dec. 9, 2019
Ali Brown, partner/executive producer at PRETTYBIRD, will serve as the chairperson of the 2020 AICP Show: The Art & Technique of the Commercial. Additionally, the AICP Show will now accept entries from agencies, marketers, production companies and postproduction companies from outside the U....
Friday, Sep. 20, 2019
Anonymous Content has signed director Elena Petitti di Roreto for commercial and music video representation in the UK. This marks her first U.K. representation; she continues to be handled in the U.S. by Epoch Films. Known for building layered, imaginative...
Thursday, Sep. 5, 2019
Filmmaker and photographer Vellas is joining PRETTYBIRD’s roster of creatives for representation in the U.S. and U.K. spanning branded entertainment, music content and integrated advertising campaigns. Vellas had previously been repped in the U.S. and U.K. by Somesuch.
Vellas is known for...
Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019
PRETTYBIRD has brought Academy Award winner Rayka Zehtabchi aboard its roster for commercials and branded content globally. This marks her first representation in the ad arena.
Zehtabchi gained mainstream media attention in February when her short documentary Period. End of a Sentence...
Friday, Mar. 29, 2019
Created by San Francisco-based agency Venables Bell & Partners, Reebok’s “Sport the Unexpected” campaign kicks off with “Storm the Court,” a film featuring an unexpected, and seemingly uninvited guest, a girl with an other worldly vibe, who interrupts a pick-up basketball game--stopping...
Monday, Mar. 18, 2019
Carrie Brownstein--co-star and co-creator, alongside comedian Fred Armisen, of the sketch comedy series Portlandia--has joined the roster of filmmakers at PRETTYBIRD for commercials and branded content. Brownstein’s work on Portlandia, which logged eight seasons, becoming IFC’s...
Monday, May. 7, 2018
Directing duo Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard has joined PRETTYBIRD for commercials and branded content in the U.K. The signing comes as the directors’ “The Dali and The Cooper,” the new episode of anthology comedy series Urban Myths, recently debuted on the Sky Arts network.