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Ever wondered what fills the world’s most creative minds?
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Peer Review: Luiz Evandro
1st Dec

PeerReview:LuizEvandro

Vetor Lab multimedia director Luiz Evandro cites some space-based contemporaries as objects of admiration and explains how Michel Gondry mastered transmedia before the term was even coined.

24th Nov
Peer Review: Hasani Franke

Peer Review: Hasani Franke

Work Editorial's Hasani Franke tells us why The Leftovers could be perfect storytelling, how Walter Murchmight might just be the greatest editor of all time, and knowing the right moment to hit the spacebar for someone else.

23rd Nov
On My Radar: Sean Stender

On My Radar: Sean Stender

Cut+Run editor, Sean Stender, discusses his YouTube habit, the brilliance of Denis Villeneuve and the influence of Jonze, Gondry and Cunningham on his career, as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

17th Nov
Peer Review: Ben Murray

Peer Review: Ben Murray

Bullion director Ben Murray looks to his comedy contemporaries to spotlight the challenges in bringing the funny to screen.

16th Nov
On My Radar: Olivia Rose

On My Radar: Olivia Rose

Stink Rising director Olivia Rose shows the love for an IKEA Christmas commercial, celebrates a website that's become the 21st century version of a business card, and admits she might just have a small problem with her admiration for a particular flower.

11th Nov
Playlist: Elizabeth Doonan

Playlist: Elizabeth Doonan

We spoke with Elizabeth Doonan, Executive Producer - Special Projects at SMUGGLER about playing the flute in Carnegie Hall, their fave music videos and working with Little Simz.

9th Nov
On My Radar: Kelsey Taylor

On My Radar: Kelsey Taylor

Eleanor director Kelsey Taylor recommends some movie classics and hopes some of the literary greats are left for her to adapt, as she reveals what's on her creative radar.

Around the world

On Location is a column that gives a boots-on-the-ground look at some amazing cities, brought to you by local production experts.

8th Nov
Paul Marty and Etienne Renaux: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Paul Marty and Etienne Renaux: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Herezie creative duo discuss how football passion, newspaper relics and a tasty croissant keep them creatively inspired.

4th Nov
On location.... Milan

On location.... Milan

The Family Milan's Senior Producer, Danielle Joujou, and Head of Research & Development, Ragnhild S. Holstad, take us on a tour around Milan, highlighting the best bars, restaurants and landmarks that any visitor to the city needs to take in.

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2nd Nov
On My Radar: Luis Aguer

On My Radar: Luis Aguer

Rebolucion director Luis Aguer talks Twitter, VHS tapes and the best movie to watch when you're travelling as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

1st Nov
Kinga Burza: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Kinga Burza: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Forever's Paris-based, Polish-Australian commercial, music video and fashion film director showcases her collection of ceramics and a penchant for sentimental notes.

28th Oct
Playlist: Alexandre Moors

Playlist: Alexandre Moors

We talk with Good Company director Alexandre Moors about Reagan and Gorbachev wrestling, single take videos and the best video ever made, period.