Monday, September 24, 2018

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Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018

A recent project I directed for Vodafone Greece took the spot into a whole other world by shooting on film. Agency creatives might want to opt for shooting film more often, especially when the story needs to evoke strong emotion. The future is about having options, both film or digital,...

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018

A few weeks ago I sent an e-mail to introduce someone to an old friend who has produced TV commercials for many years. Since I had not spoken with him for quite some time, I felt I had to give him an update about my recent activities and I wrote something like: “Since last time we met I decided...

Friday, Aug. 17, 2018

United Entertainment Group (UEG), a global entertainment, sports and lifestyle marketing agency, has launched its first-ever offering in Asia. Industry veteran Toru Fumihara has been hired as the managing director of UEG’s new office in Tokyo,...

Friday, Aug. 17, 2018

Park Pictures​ London has hired Bethany Reilly as head of sales and marketing. Reilly will represent the roster at Park Pictures in the UK and Amsterdam markets, developing talent, running events and sourcing commercial film projects. Frankie Singler...

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

The Directors Network (TDN), the talent agency for commercial freelance directors, directors of photography, and director/DPs, has signed two new California-based directors, Austin Smithard and Peter Sorcher. Since being...

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

Director César Pelizer, the animator, illustrator and absurdist, has signed with Hornet for global representation. He has worked with clients such as Google, Apple, Headspace, YouTube, TED, XBOX and McDonald’s. His work has earned two Wooden Pencils at D&DA...

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

The role of brands is evolving before our eyes, as reflected on varied and various fronts. Take, for example, three of the spots nominated for this year’s primetime Emmy—Procter & Gamble’s “The Talk,” the Monica Lewinsky anti-bullying PSA “In Real Life,” and Apple’s ”Earth: Shot on iPhone...

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018

With the cost of Internet coming down and the availability of robust Internet service providers (ISPs) going up, a client may set foot in the post house lobby a lot less often because post services are no longer bound by the building’s four walls. Just four years ago, well over 2,000 ISPs...

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018

Okay, it’s that time.  Hear the waves crashing?  Let’s all gather ‘round the fire—I’ve got plenty of dry wood, there’s wine and beer in the cooler.  Moon is almost full, that silver light shimmering off the ocean— awesome.  Puts me in the mood for some summer music, how about you guys?  Thought...

Friday, Aug. 3, 2018

Bicoastal The Famous Group has signed director Pete Chatmon. He is a film, television and commercial filmmaker whose credits include branded content for Walmart and Spectrum, and television exploits spanning such shows as HBO’s Insecure, Netflix’s ...

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