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Selena Schleh

Selena Schleh

Deputy Editor


Selena Schleh is the deputy editor of shots and, since joining in 2015, has travelled around the globe reporting on creative work, people and trends.

25th Jul 2019 Work
Nissan Rogue lets you navigate a World of Distraction

Nissan Rogue lets you navigate a World of Distraction

The Tom Kuntz-directed spot, which sees all and sundry glued to their phones, is uncomfortably close to reality.

25th Jul 2019 Work
Old Spice helps guys reclaim their swagger

Old Spice helps guys reclaim their swagger

Good buddies go to great lengths for a lads' night out in this hilarious trio of spots from W+K Portland.

24th Jul 2019 Work
Droga5 makes work for idle machinery

Droga5 makes work for idle machinery

The new campaign for United Rentals is an unexpectedly creative take on B2B advertising.

24th Jul 2019 Insight
How to... work with sports stars

How to... work with sports stars

What's it like being on set with Serena Williams, Misty Copeland or Li Na? Creative duo John x Hannes and director Ian Pons Jewell, who've worked with a slew of top sportspeople, give shots the lowdown.

23rd Jul 2019 Work
AIG and All Blacks deliver the don'ts of driving in Japan

AIG and All Blacks deliver the don'ts of driving in Japan

Planning to tackle the roads of Tokyo? Watch this humorous (and hands-on) video guide first.

23rd Jul 2019 Work
Confused about 2019? Just keep on truckin'

Confused about 2019? Just keep on truckin'

Tom Kuntz directs the insurance provider's latest campaign, which sees Timothy Murphy overtake a lorry laden with this year's most confusing subject-matter.

23rd Jul 2019 Talent
This space is reserved for Georgia Hudson

This space is reserved for Georgia Hudson

A reluctant runner but enthusiastic supporter of the south London squatting scene, the young Georgia Hudson hated being told what to do. That disdain for authority drew the Park Pictures director to her chosen career, where she's brought movement to music videos and dynamism to sports ads for Under Armour, Nike and the BBC. She tells Selena Schleh how she's put aside her rage and why curiosity, not passion, powers her creativity.

22nd Jul 2019 Work
Teleportation is a tragedy waiting to happen - stick with Sound Transit

Teleportation is a tragedy waiting to happen - stick with Sound Transit

These spots for Seattle's public transit agency comically imagine the challenges associated with future travel.

22nd Jul 2019 Work
Redline takes a Floor Seat in A$AP Ferg promo

Redline takes a Floor Seat in A$AP Ferg promo

Division's Valentin Petit captures an attitude-heavy bike ride through Harlem to promote the rapper's limited-edition BMX.

18th Jul 2019 Talent
Eugen Merher on making a charity film with bite

Eugen Merher on making a charity film with bite

The Dark Red director won gold at this year's YDA with a grisly yet unexpectedly tender take on blood donation. He tells shots how he and the team created their 'own kind of vampire film' and what's next on the slate.

17th Jul 2019 Work
Ford's new campaign is powered by humans

Ford's new campaign is powered by humans

Isn't it time we stopped talking about horsepower, asks the cinematic spot from BBDO Buenos Aires.

16th Jul 2019 Work
JFK takes a shot at the Moon

JFK takes a shot at the Moon

Digitas Boston and UNIT9 mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing with an AR app and film spotlighting the president's visionary thinking.

Selena Schleh is the deputy editor of shots. Since joining shots as features editor in 2015, she has travelled around the globe reporting on creative work, people and trends in territories as diverse as China, South Africa and the US Midwest.   

As well as overseeing shots’ annual young talent initiative, Rising Stars, she regularly serves on awards juries including the Young Director Award, D&AD and the shots Awards, and has chaired panels at Ciclope and the Berlin Fashion Film Festival.

Prior to joining the world of advertising, Selena specialised in fashion journalism and contributed to publications including Time Out, The Telegraph, Dazed & Confused and Harrods Magazine. She has never met Anna Wintour but she is the proud owner of a Chihuahua with its own Instagram account (@crappygoyard).  

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