Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Director Morten Tyldum told SHOOT that director J.A. Bayona’s The Impossible (2012) was what drew him to cinematographer Oscar Faura. The Impossible focused on a family that survived, was separated and then somehow miraculously reunited after a tsunami ravaged the...

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

John Fusco is the creator and an executive producer of the epic Netflix original series, Marco Polo. Alongside Dan Minahan, Fusco serves as co-showrunner for the series, which consists of 10 episodes that will be made available exclusively via Netflix...

Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A couple of months ago, ad agency creative Mark Taylor and production house/agency vet Sylvia Kahn Versace teamed to launch Awesomesauce, a strategic and creative content studio. The new L.A.-based venture deals...

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

It’s been an eventful recent stretch for director Cynthia Wade. Late last month the MacArthur Foundation announced 15 grants totaling in excess of $2 million for documentary film projects. Among the recipients was Mudflow, about the social and political...

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014

Evolution Bureau (EVB), a full-service advertising firm specializing in digital and social media, has hired Scott Potter as VP and director of production. He will be responsible for shaping EVB’s interactive capabilities and will...

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Veteran commercials editor Nelson Leonard--a founding partner of The NOW Corporation, a NYC post house which opened in 2002--extended his creative reach this past summer, landing his first TV series, FX network’s...

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

DGA Award-nominated documentary filmmaker Lauren Greenfield of production house Chelsea Pictures recalled the storyboards she received from Leo Burnett for the social media...

Wednesday, Sep. 10, 2014

An acclaimed documentarian who has successfully diversified into commercials, Jessica Sanders is embarking on a couple of new career chapters: one being a new roost for her spotmaking and branded content...

Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014

Director David Gordon Green has a diverse body of work in commercials, features and television. His spotmaking ranges from several moving pieces in the American Legacy Foundation’s anti-smoking “Truth” campaign to assorted comedic ESPN SportsCenter promos to...

Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

Director Jean-Baptiste Leonetti got his start in France making documentaries and TV programs for youngsters. “I was in my early twenties,” he recalled. “I was supposed to find the best solution to explain to an eight-year-old kid how to understand a classical poem...

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