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3rd Jul
Kit Harington and Tobias Menzies help Birth announce UK launch

Kit Harington and Tobias Menzies help Birth announce UK launch

If you’re a French production house looking to make the official announcement of your UK launch, who better to turn to than a couple of locals?

3rd Jul
Weekly Rewind: July 3rd,2020

Weekly Rewind: July 3rd,2020

This week's round-up of the most interesting stories from the world wide web includes covid championships, funny faces, time-travelling Transformers and arty aliens.

2nd Jul
Director Philippe André signs with Tony Petersen Film

Director Philippe André signs with Tony Petersen Film

Director Philippe André signs with Berlin & Hamburg based TPF (Tony Petersen Film) for Germany representation.

2nd Jul
straight 8 shootout: the isolation edition - winners announced

straight 8 shootout: the isolation edition - winners announced

Gold and Bronze trophies go to Japan, Silver to Spain in industry super 8 film competition’s live-streamed ‘Cannes’ premiere.

2nd Jul
Nexus Studios hires Shona Collins as senior development producer

Nexus Studios hires Shona Collins as senior development producer

Shona is working alongside Christopher O’Reilly and Charlotte Bavasso, co-founders of Nexus Studios, and Executive Producer Diego Rosner to find and develop their slate of original animation ideas, existing IP and talent.

2nd Jul
Pulse Films signs director Haley Elizabeth Anderson

Pulse Films signs director Haley Elizabeth Anderson

The NYC-based filmmaker is one of the industry’s most exciting rising talents, having quickly established her credentials for storytelling and visual artistry.

2nd Jul
C41 present I Love You Because for Armani Exchange

C41 present I Love You Because for Armani Exchange

Spot directed by Giada Bossi.

2nd Jul
Avon, Natura and The Body Shop spread a movement launched in the month of LGBTQIA+ pride

Avon, Natura and The Body Shop spread a movement launched in the month of LGBTQIA+ pride

After the launch during the virtual LGBTQIA+ Pride Parade in Sao Paulo, Natura&Co group’s brands take the movement “MoreThanYouSee” to more countries.

1st Jul
New Barclays Digital Eagles spot from Rogue Films

New Barclays Digital Eagles spot from Rogue Films

Spot directed by Rogue Films' Tom Barbor Might.

1st Jul
Rare times call for RARE action

Rare times call for RARE action

You Are Here’s bespoke tabletop division relaunches for lockdown lift-off.

1st Jul
Alyson Griffith’s AG Reps adds Treehouse Edit for representation

Alyson Griffith’s AG Reps adds Treehouse Edit for representation

The Dallas editorial and post studio joins AG Reps’ roster of top companies spanning live action, design, tabletop and music.

1st Jul
Squeak E. Clean Studios amplifies LA Studio

Squeak E. Clean Studios amplifies LA Studio

Squeak E. Clean Studios adds senior producer Max Taylor and promotes Amanda Patterson to EP.

1st Jul
Conor Byrne joins  mssngpeces live action roster

Conor Byrne joins mssngpeces live action roster

Byrne is an award-winning director whose comedic work is marked by a cinematic style with equal parts wit, heart, and meticulous visual detail.

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30th Jun
Director Jon Barber joins Spears & Arrows creative roster

Director Jon Barber joins Spears & Arrows creative roster

Commercial Director brings wry humor and storytelling to Spears & Arrows.

30th Jun
Outsider sign director Courtney Phillips

Outsider sign director Courtney Phillips

Taking inspiration from its many creative genres he has carved out a strong identity in his work making him one of most exciting and versatile talents of his generation.

Weekly Rewind

Our regular collection of the best tech, media and arts stories from the crazy interwebs.

30th Jun
Hennessy establishes small business recovery program

Hennessy establishes small business recovery program

Unfinished Business Provides Immediate Relief and Long-Term Support to Those Hit Hardest by COVID-19.

29th Jun
Géraldine Nakache joins Quad Group

Géraldine Nakache joins Quad Group

First casting director, then assistant director and executive producer, Nakache began her career on television where she learned to write and refine sketches.

29th Jun
Gerety Awards: final deadline fast approaches

Gerety Awards: final deadline fast approaches

The final deadline for the Gerety Awards is on July 17th, with winners announced later in the year.

26th Jun
MCQ expands director’s roster

MCQ expands director’s roster

Getting out of the lockdown with new creative power...

26th Jun
Cannes Lions releases first Lions creativity report of the decade

Cannes Lions releases first Lions creativity report of the decade

10 years of data from Lion-winning and shortlisted work compiled to produce new definitive global rankings, celebrating the world’s most creative companies.

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