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Ever wondered what fills the world’s most creative minds?
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On My Radar: Tim Hardy
12th Nov

OnMyRadar:TimHardy

Stitch editor Tim Hardy on the brilliance of recent Amazon work, why everyone should see Silent Running, and the futility of looking for positives Brexit news.

31st Oct
Playlist: Preston Garrett

Playlist: Preston Garrett

We spoke to the Rakish Executive Producer and Partner Preston Garrett about his first music video memories, biggest director/artists inspirations and secret street art history...

29th Oct
On My Radar: Spiro Razatos

On My Radar: Spiro Razatos

Bullitt director Spiro Razatos has shot work for numerous car brands as well as having worked on an array of features including The Fast and The Furious franchise, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Venom. He is also a stunt coordinator and performer and here he reveals what's on his creative radar.

28th Oct
The Panics: A Few Of Our Favourite Things

The Panics: A Few Of Our Favourite Things

In honour of its 21st anniversary and dramatic rebranding, we ripped up the one-sheet Favourite Things rulebook and chatted to three members of The Panics' team - Ania Markham, Mischa Rozema and Bruce Bigg - about some of the cool things to be found around the studio.

22nd Oct
On My Radar: Matthias Lebeer

On My Radar: Matthias Lebeer

Oscar-shortlisted Indy8/Independent director Matthias Lebeer is a fan of film festivals, enjoys focussing with the help of music and would like to see the pitch process go through some revisions.

21st Oct
Aaron Reynolds: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Aaron Reynolds: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The ECD and Partner/Sound Designer in Wave Studios' New York office share shares his love of a quality chocolate, a mic that never leaves his pocket and a sneaky, sharp sword.

17th Oct
Playlist: Pablo Maestres

Playlist: Pablo Maestres

We talked to the Rattling Stick USA director Pablo Maestres about Nismlo 3D cameras, recording VHS tapes, and his fave music videos from over the years...

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Here are a few of our favourite Favourite Things...

15th Oct
On My Radar: Pete Riski

On My Radar: Pete Riski

A genre-mashing Swedish film, a classic comic book-based TV series and the world's favourite 80s alien all appear on Rattling Stick director Pete Riski's creative radar.

14th Oct
Savanah Leaf: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Savanah Leaf: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Academy filmmaker (and former Olympian) talks us through the essentials of her creative space, including bedside necessities, an energy-filled windowsill and an all-important camera.

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8th Oct
On My Radar: Ivan Bird

On My Radar: Ivan Bird

Moxie Pictures director Ivan Bird marvels at Traktor's Tide ad, loves his Highwayman jacket and pleads for the end of singing animals in advertising.

7th Oct
Matt Ogens: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Matt Ogens: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Bullitt director talks us through some of the items he keeps around himself to maintain his creative inspiration, including a pair of playful pooches, some mindfulness enablers and a scar his parents don't know about (yet!).

3rd Oct
Playlist: Niall O'Brien

Playlist: Niall O'Brien

We chat to Furlined director Niall O'Brien about his greatest inspirations, moleskine notebooks and his ears?

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