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Tim Cumming

Tim Cumming

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8th Aug 2019 Talent
Henry Scholfield on the moving world of music videos

Henry Scholfield on the moving world of music videos

From sundry synchronised Will Youngs to complex camera choreography for Wiley and Stormzy, Henry Scholfield has always found new and exciting ways to drag the viewer into his work. Tim Cumming speaks to the Caviar director about finding the emotional connection in his artist-driven promos.

4th Jul 2019 Insight
Under Armour: Where there’s a will, there’s a way

Under Armour: Where there’s a will, there’s a way

Under Armour wasn't always the behemoth brand that is it today, but it got there through, among other things, thoughtful, insightful and impactful advertising. As our July Sports Special continues, Tim Cumming examines some of the work that Droga5 New York has created in partnership with UA, and how they've managed to knock it out of the park.

20th Jun 2019 Talent
Rebecca Skinner's secret symphony

Rebecca Skinner's secret symphony

Film Craft jury president and Superprime Films co-founder Rebecca Skinner tells Tim Cumming “the best craft is the one you don’t feel” and how she’ll be seeking that magical symphony that happens when all the elements of film come together

18th Jun 2019 Talent
On the right road with Scott Donaton

On the right road with Scott Donaton

In 2009, when Scott Donaton, this year’s president of the Entertainment Lions jury, moved from observing to practising, he realised “things are a lot more complicated than they look from the outside.” A decade on, as the Digitas global chief creative explains to Tim Cumming, the quest to create engaging content is ever more complex...

9th May 2019 Insight
Aftershock: where next for charity advertising?

Aftershock: where next for charity advertising?

As we continue this month's exploration of Advertising for Good, Tim Cumming looks at how charity advertising has had to evolve. With the desensitising nature of social media and one of the three traditional tenets of charity work - shock - now less impactful, can the remaining two - empathy and fear - help raise the awareness and donations necessary?

9th Apr 2019 Talent
Animated with feeling: the casual fantasy world of Sulkybunny

Animated with feeling: the casual fantasy world of Sulkybunny

Tim Cumming meets a couple for whom magic is an everyday business in their combination of live-action and animated storytelling.

28th Mar 2019 Insight
Too punny for words

Too punny for words

From the Economist's classic print ads to Domino’s cheesy pun-generating bot, Tim Cumming explores the weird and wonderful world of wordplay in advertising.

23rd Jul 2018 Insight
Rosie Arnold on Smashing Glass Ceilings With a Smile

Rosie Arnold on Smashing Glass Ceilings With a Smile

As part of our Heroes special, AMV's head of art reveals how she is paving the way for women in the advertising industry and the heroines who inspired her to do so.

23rd Jul 2018 Talent
Rosie Arnold on smashing glass ceilings with a smile

Rosie Arnold on smashing glass ceilings with a smile

Even Rosie Arnold – an icon and inspiration for all women in the industry – needed help from a fellow female to get her first break. Now, the creative partner and head of art at AMV BBDO tells Tim Cumming, she’s happy to be in the ideal position to preach – and practise – sisterly solidarity

19th Jul 2018 Insight
Heroic Xiberras: The marvel(ous) man of adland

Heroic Xiberras: The marvel(ous) man of adland

BETC's CCO and president speaks of the poetry of ‘zag’ and fears for a future of algorithm vs intuition.

6th Jul 2018 Insight
Mark Denton: The Other Side of The Coin

Mark Denton: The Other Side of The Coin

Asked to define the word 'hero', Mark Denton suggests a coin with ‘brave’ written on one side and ‘stupid’ on the other.

6th Jul 2018 Talent
Mark Denton: The other side of the coin

Mark Denton: The other side of the coin

Asked to define the word 'hero', Mark Denton suggests a coin with ‘brave’ written on one side and ‘stupid’ on the other.

Tim Cumming

Tim Cumming
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