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Wednesday, Jul. 29, 2020
Sweetshop has signed director Tom Gould for global representation focused on commercials and branded content.
His work has been screened and exhibited globally in MoMA, the Institute of Contemporary Arts and the British Film Institute, while shooting campaigns for brands such as NBA,...
Wednesday, Jul. 15, 2020
Sweetshop has signed director Robert Schwentke for commercials and long-form branded projects globally. This marks the veteran feature filmmaker’s first career representation in the ad arena.
Schwentke has a diverse body of work ranging from edge-of-your-seat thrillers to action comedies...
Wednesday, Jul. 8, 2020
Production company Sweetshop has signed acclaimed comedy director Jim Hosking for global representation spanning commercials and branded content. He had previously been handled in the ad arena by Skunk.
Hosking got his start directing promos for MTV both in the U.S. and the U.K., before...
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2019
Sweetshop has signed director Nicolas Jack Davies for commercials and branded content globally. Davies, whose work spans film, TV, spots and music videos, had previously been represented by Pulse.
Davies’ work has been nominated at the Grammy Awards and MTV MVAs, and has won a host of...
Tuesday, Mar. 19, 2019
Sweetshop has signed director Liz Murphy for global representation.
Murphy’s passion is “to make stuff that gives people the feels.” Prior to joining Sweetshop, she was repped by production house Nice Shirt in the U.K. Her work has been recognized around the globe at Adfest and other...
Monday, Nov. 5, 2018
Sweetshop has signed director Edward Berger for commercials and long-form branded projects globally. Berger recently earned a primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series on the strength of Showtime’s Patrick Melrose. His was one of five Emmy nods garnered by...
Friday, Nov. 2, 2018
Global boutique production company Sweetshop has formed a joint venture with Matthew Bucher of indie firm Obsidian to serve as the production company’s Midwest sales rep. Bucher founded Obsidian in 2010 and is partnered in the firm with head of...
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018
Director Daniel Benmayor--who first signed with Sweetshop in 2014 for representation across Asia, the Middle East and North Africa--has extended his relationship with the production company to now include the U.S. for commercials and branded content. He had previously been handled in the...
Friday, Aug. 31, 2018
Following the success of their acclaimed short, Bag Man, at SXSW in 2015, Aussie directors Jonathan and Josh Baker--aka TWIN who are handled for spots and branded content by Sweetshop--are making their feature film debut, Kin....
Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018
Sweetshop has signed director Jakob Marky for representation globally, excluding most of Europe where he is handled by Scandinavian shop Bacon (the U.K. is covered by Sweetshop).
Born in Gothenburg, the half-Swedish, half-Hungarian director went all the way to Australia to earn his...