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The Corner Shop
Monday, Nov. 29, 2021
Director Vincent René-Lortie has joined The Corner Shop for representation in the U.S. and U.K./Amsterdam. This marks his first career representation in those markets.
A breakthrough director from Canada, René-Lortie has been recognized with a D&AD Graphite Pencil for Best Direction...
Tuesday, May. 18, 2021
"Transparent" Creator Joey Soloway Joins The Corner Shop’s Directorial Roster For Spot Representation
The Corner Shop has added director, writer, creator and activist Joey Soloway to its roster for commercial representation. Soloway is the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning creator of ground-breaking Amazon series Transparent, a poignant comedy that artfully explores identity, love, sex, God...
Wednesday, May. 12, 2021
The Corner Shop, a commercial production house launched nearly eight years ago in the U.S. by executive producer Anna Hashmi and director Peter Thwaites, is opening an office in London, marking the company co-founders' return to their U.K. roots. The Corner Shop London will be headed by Hashmi,...
Thursday, Apr. 1, 2021
April 5, 2016 Malik Vitthal, whose feature directorial debut Imperial Dreams won the Audience Award at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, has joined the roster of The Corner Shop for commercials and branded content in the U.S....
Monday, Feb. 11, 2019
The Corner Shop has added director Sara Dunlop to its roster for representation in the U.S. She had formerly been handled in the American ad market by Rattling Stock, which continues to rep her in the U.K. and Europe.
Anna Hashmi, co-founder and EP of The Corner Shop, described Dunlop as...
Monday, Oct. 29, 2018
“It was a gift,” affirmed Malik Vitthal. “Back when I was a P.A., BBDO was the dream company I wanted to work for. And Procter & Gamble was a dream client with work like the ‘Thank You, Mom’ campaign, sharing these different mothers’ stories. It was the kind of work I aspired to as a...
Tuesday, Jul. 31, 2018
BBDO New York has a storied Emmy history, dating back to 1997 when it won the very first primetime commercial Emmy Award for HBO’s “Chimps,” directed by Joe Pytka.
Since then, BBDO NY has been nominated 15 more times, winning again in 2006 for FedEx’s “Stick,” helmed by the directing...
Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018
Director Ivan Grbovic has joined The Corner Shop for U.S. representation. He had previously been handled by BRF (B-Reel Films).
Having earned a Masters degree in cinematography from the American Film Institute in Hollywood, Grbovic soon switched to directing music videos and acclaimed...
Friday, Mar. 9, 2018
Jay Shapiro has joined The Corner Shop as an executive producer. Shapiro, who has a track record of working with leading commercial directors, will work closely with managing partner/EP Anna Hashmi and producer Jessica Miller at The Corner Shop......
Friday, Aug. 11, 2017
It's a simple message: Beware of racism in the United States.
But Procter & Gamble took a calculated risk with its ad that features black mothers speaking to children about racial bias through the decades. The company says it knew there might be a backlash — and the ad has been...