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Danny Edwards

Danny Edwards

Co-Editor


Danny Edwards is the co-editor of shots and, alongside Jamie Madge, is responsible for the editorial output of shots and its events.

3rd Jul 2020 Work
Coral takes us to the races

Coral takes us to the races

Betting company Coral's new spot is a high-intensity look at the nerve shredding potential of having a flutter on the horses.

3rd Jul 2020 Work
It's time to Reset the industry

It's time to Reset the industry

Companies from across the UK’s creative industry have come together to launch The Great Reset, an initiative that hopes to maintain and promote the positive behaviours and environmental shifts created during lockdown.

2nd Jul 2020 Insight
Kibwe Tavares chats to the YDA

Kibwe Tavares chats to the YDA

In episode seven of the YDA Chats series, Karim Bartoletti speaks to director Kibwe Tavares about his career since picking up the 2014 YDA Special Jury Prize.

1st Jul 2020 Inspiration
One Track Mind: Bridget Perdomo

One Track Mind: Bridget Perdomo

Bridget Perdomo, VP Film, TV & Ad Sync for Def Jam, Island, Verve and Republic Records at Universal Music Group, says that Motown is the gift that keeps on giving and loves *NSync but can't abide this JT track as she reveals what's on her Elements Music Isolation Radio Station playlist.

30th Jun 2020 Inspiration
On My Radar: Dwight Phipps

On My Radar: Dwight Phipps

Executive Producer at Common Good, Dwight Phipps, highlights the power of imagery, performance and promos as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

29th Jun 2020 Work
A doleful droid steals our hearts

A doleful droid steals our hearts

This new short film written, produced and directed by Joyrider's Jonathan Irwin, is a bittersweet tale of a domestic droid.

29th Jun 2020 Craft
On Reflection: The Unquiet Film Series

On Reflection: The Unquiet Film Series

From the dangers involved in war reporting to the sharp edge of satirical cartoons; from the need for a questioning nature to the power inherent in words on a page, The Unquiet Film Series for The Times and The Sunday Times looked at it all, and a lot more, over its collection of mini-docs.

26th Jun 2020 Work
Wearing a mask is definitely not unlucky

Wearing a mask is definitely not unlucky

A masked crusader works overtime, fighting the temptation to remove one particular mask, even though it's scaring the locals.

25th Jun 2020 Work
Lockdown short is poetry in emotion

Lockdown short is poetry in emotion

A new short film, which mixes animation and live-action, takes it's inspiration from an 8th century Chinese poem which perfectly reflects the 21st century lockdown.

24th Jun 2020 Work
Kodaline takes baby steps to blast off

Kodaline takes baby steps to blast off

The Irish band has teamed up with Unicef for this uplifting new promo which sees a baby design, build and fly a space rocket.

24th Jun 2020 Craft
Home from home during lockdown shoot

Home from home during lockdown shoot

Rather than binge-watch Netflix, vow to get fit or mine a previously untapped love for gardening, director Mark Jenkinson decided to do what he does best during lockdown.

24th Jun 2020 Work
There's No Place Like Home for Jenkinson

There's No Place Like Home for Jenkinson

House hunting is given a whole new dimension in this lockdown-directed short film about a couple trying to find somewhere to stay.

Danny Edwards is the co-editor of shots and, alongside Jamie Madge, is responsible for the editorial output of shots and its events. He has served on a variety of advertising award show juries including the AICP Awards, the Young Director Awards, the Epica Awards and the Music Video Awards, and has chaired events in Cannes as well as other leading festivals. 

He has also written for media publications including Screen International, The Cannes Lions Daily and The Guardian. Danny hates musicals, loves comic books and is ambivalent towards Marmite. 

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