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Production

The people who make the spots you love, covering all aspects of production, post and sound.

8th Mar Production
Becky Martin on funny bones, female directors and formulas for LOLs

Becky Martin on funny bones, female directors and formulas for LOLs

The award-winning director behind Peep Show, Veep and the British Airways Safety Film series chats to Carol Cooper as part of our Comedy Focus.

13th May
Dan Mace on YouTube stardom and YDA success

Dan Mace on YouTube stardom and YDA success

In 2016 South African director Dan Mace picked up two prizes at the Young Director Award. From there, commercial success was followed by YouTube stardom. Here he recounts his early career, the film school that is YouTube and how the YDA helped set him on his way.

26th Apr Production
On Reflection: Todd & Kylie make merry at The Happiness Factory

On Reflection: Todd & Kylie make merry at The Happiness Factory

From fantasyscapes to flying Chinoiks, the Psyop directing duo look back on their award-winning animated series for Coke.

Spotlight

We chat to some of the unsung heroes of commercial production

25th Apr Production
The agent provocateur of animation

The agent provocateur of animation

Smashing out animated promos for the likes of Radiohead, Run The Jewels, The Killers and many more, Chris Hopewell's punk rock approach has shaken up the world of stop-motion and given it a Mohican to boot. David Knight meets the Black Dog Films director.

9th Apr Production
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.

8th Apr Production
Zips, shrubs and Rok'n'roll

Zips, shrubs and Rok'n'roll

Trunk's Rok Predin has brought the Rolling Stones’ lyrics to life, journeyed through paintings and turned Buckingham Palace into a block party. Selena Schleh meets an animation sensation.

3rd Apr Production
Pete Candeland on why the skies have it

Pete Candeland on why the skies have it

Whether it's making innovative, Grammy-nominated promos for virtual band Gorillaz or lush films for the BBC Olympics trails and The Beatles: Rock Band game, the Friends Electric director has his head in the clouds.

2nd Apr Production
Sean Baker is Superprime

Sean Baker is Superprime

The Florida Project and Tangerine director, recently signed with Superprime, chats to us about his career and future projects.

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