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Daniel Huntley

Daniel Huntley

News Editor and Social Media Manager


Daniel manages the shots News editorial and compiles shots and Source’s ground-breaking shots Unsigned, focussing on global unsigned directorial talent.

22nd Sep 2022 Inspiration
Playlist: Marty McMullan

Playlist: Marty McMullan

We hear from Marty McMullan Senior Colorist at Freefolk about playing a gig at SXSW, fast production turnovers and getting into VR.

15th Sep 2022 Talent
shots Unsigned: Sean Wehrli

shots Unsigned: Sean Wehrli

In our latest edition of chats with unsigned directing talent we speak with Sean Wehrli. Here he talks us through his music video for Clans, his big music promo inspirations, and pivoting to take advantage of circumstances.

8th Sep 2022 Inspiration
Playlist: Cara Stricker

Playlist: Cara Stricker

We caught up with the Anonymous Content director Cara Stricker who discusses cooking up feasts, LaMDA and getting her NTS radio fix.

26th Aug 2022 Talent
YDA-winner Ebeneza Blanche takes aim

YDA-winner Ebeneza Blanche takes aim

SMUGGLER director Ebeneza Blanche picked up a Gold Screen in the Music Video category for Little Simz's Point & Kill at this year's YDA. Here, they talk about college studies, Nigerian culture and having their work recognised.

25th Aug 2022 Inspiration
Playlist: Charlie Sarsfield

Playlist: Charlie Sarsfield

We speak to Untold Studios director Charlie Sarsfield about stock car driving grandpas, overplaying albums, and losing his iPad...

18th Aug 2022 Talent
shots Unsigned: Corry Wiens

shots Unsigned: Corry Wiens

In our latest edition of chats with unsigned directing talent we speak with Corry Wiens. Here he talks us through his short film Defy the Odds, a producers nightmare of a shoot, Camaro breakdowns and a desire for more commercial directing.

16th Aug 2022 Talent
YDA-winner Steve Bache talks Fatjona

YDA-winner Steve Bache talks Fatjona

Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg director Steve Bache picked up a Gold Screen in the Film School (6 mins and over) category for their short film, Fatjona at this year's YDA. Here, they discuss being inspired by real events, moral dilemmas and learning to trust your inner voice.

11th Aug 2022 Inspiration
Playlist: Matthew Prickett

Playlist: Matthew Prickett

We hear from Editor Matthew Prickett at Work Editorial about laying down in nightclubs, edit schedules and The Elizabeth Line.

10th Aug 2022 Talent
YDA-winner Thomas Deknop gives us the lowdown on Binge Loving

YDA-winner Thomas Deknop gives us the lowdown on Binge Loving

Director Thomas Deknop picked up a Special Jury Prize in the Short Film (6 to 30 mins) category for his short film, Binge Loving at this year's YDA. Here, he talks about being obsessed with movies and stories, working with first-time actors and playing with genre conventions.

9th Aug 2022 News
Berlin Commercial 2022 winners announced

Berlin Commercial 2022 winners announced

42 winners from over 500 submissions across commercial work, music videos and personal projects + networking event all across Berlin.

3rd Aug 2022 Talent
YDA-winner Katariina Aule takes us to see Heiki On The Other Side

YDA-winner Katariina Aule takes us to see Heiki On The Other Side

Director Katariina Aule picked up a Special Jury Prize in the Short Film (6 to 30 mins) category for her short film, Heiki On The Other Side at this year's YDA. Here, she discusses the film produced by Nafta Films, talks about the best decisions of her life, trusting the process and future plans for the industry.

28th Jul 2022 Inspiration
Playlist: Kid. Studio

Playlist: Kid. Studio

We spoke with Friend's Kid. Studio members Glenn Michael and Christo about a slew of music videos, a stolen Beats Pill and their bad TV habits.

Daniel Huntley

Daniel Huntley
News Editor and Social Media Manager


Daniel compiles shots and Source’s ground-breaking shots Unsigned, focussing on global unsigned directorial talent, and curates the monthly ‘shots Unsigned’ showcase.

Alongside that, Daniel posts daily news on the site and conducts written interviews with directors, primarily focussing on feature-film, unsigned and music video. He has also sat as a judge on many advertising and film awards, including the UK MVAs, YDA, Porsche Awards, EPICA Awards, shots Awards, Berlin Commercial, Creative Circle Awards and Shiny Awards.

Daniel also manages all shots social media.

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