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Friday, Feb. 8, 2019
Past installments of this column have chronicled the importance of storytelling as a means to evoke empathy, putting us in someone else’s shoes so that we can reconnect with our humanity, nurture not only concern for others but also a feeling of unity during a time where divisiveness, alienation...
Friday, Dec. 14, 2018
Park Pictures director Jake Schreier enters a freeing watery world in Francis and the Lights’ latest music video entitled, “Never Back.” In the clip, Francis (Francis Farewell Starlite) performs a meditative ritualistic practice in a swimming pool, juxtaposed with the lounge chairs and hammock...
Monday, Oct. 29, 2018
Continuing to break new ground with his commercialmaking via Park Pictures—a prime example being the recent high-profile Nike ad featuring Colin Kaepernick—Lance Acord is also prepping to break through with his feature directorial debut.
On the former score, Acord teamed with Park...
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...
Monday, Mar. 26, 2018
In his feature directorial debut—The Sentence, which recently won the U.S. Documentary Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival—Rudy Valdez appears in a brief scene during a contemplative moment, becoming as vulnerable as those he’s filming. Valdez confesses, “I don’t know what it...
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018
Park Pictures has signed director Georgia Hudson for commercials, branded content and music videos in the U.S., U.K. and the Netherlands. This marks her first career representation in the U.S. Hudson had previously been repped in the U.K. by Agile Films.
Hudson grew up in London and...
Monday, Oct. 30, 2017
A love letter to Michel Gondry that went unanswered and the increasingly integral role played by visuals in the success of music proved to be key catalysts prompting Damian Kulash—lead singer, guitarist and founder of rock band OK Go—to extend his creative reach to filmmaking. His...
Monday, Jul. 10, 2017
Park Pictures has signed South African director Terence Neale for commercial representation in the U.S. and U.K. He was previously handled by RSA Films.
Neale’s body of work includes spots for such brands as Adidas and Coca-Cola. Among his notable directorial credits are the bold and...
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016
Directing duo Terri Timely of Park Pictures lends the physical stamina of Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews to athletes in need of an extra boost in the new campaign, “Lean on Me” for Muscle Milk, out of Mekanism. The campaign features the burly NFL star literally lending a helping hand...
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016
In this emotionally moving and poignant short film—For The Wind—directed by Lance Acord of bicoastal Park Pictures for Gatorade out of TBWA\Chiat\Day LA, WNBA star basketball player Elena Delle Donne talks about her older sister Lizzie who can’t see, speak or hear due to cerebral palsy...