Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Columns

Friday, Jun. 23, 2017

Director Nico Beyer has signed with Quietman for U.S. representation. He has crafted campaigns for virtually every known car brand, among them Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Lexus, Nissan, Cadillac, GM and the well-known Chevrolet Super Bowl campaign “Chevy Runs Deep,” as...

Friday, Jun. 23, 2017

The Directors Network, the talent agency for freelance directors and cinematographers, has added director/DP and cinematographer Jimmy Matlosz to its roster. Possessing a skillset as vast as the talent he’s worked with, Matlosz has the distinction of shooting...

Friday, Jun. 16, 2017

O Positive has garnered U.K. representation via production house Rogue in London. Rogue will rep all the O Positive directors, including Jim Jenkins and David Shane (renowned for his recent Currys Christmas campaign with Jeff Goldblum). London-based O Positive...

Friday, Jun. 16, 2017

Moritz Merkel will join Stink Berlin as executive producer in July, working with Martina Lulsdorf and Lutz Muller to jointly manage the production company’s German branch. Stink also maintains offices in London, Paris, Shanghai, Los Angeles, New York, Sao Paulo...

Wednesday, Jun. 14, 2017

Not sure it makes sense to say that I “ran into” my colleague from back in the day on YouTube, but that’s sort of how it happened.  Bob Power was an engineer, producer, musician and composer, often working out of Calliope studios in Midtown, which was Bang’s “crash pad” in the early 90s.  That’s...

Friday, Jun. 9, 2017

ICM Partners is now representing cinematographer Benoit Delhomme for commercials and feature films exclusively in the U.S. Delhomme is repped for commercials and feature films in the U.K. by Independent Talent Group.

Cinematographer Gyula Pados...

Friday, Jun. 9, 2017

Directing duo The Queen--consisting of Dan Lumb and Crinan Campbell--has joined bicoastal The Famous Group for spots and branded content. The Queen just wrapped its first job for the production company, a comedic social media...

Friday, Jun. 2, 2017

Director Johnny Green has joined Anonymous Content for commercial, film and television representation in the U.S. and the U.K. Green has helmed iconic campaigns for global brands including Sony, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Under Armour, Hennessy, Guinness and...

Friday, Jun. 2, 2017

Bicoastal editorial shop Spot Welders has brought on Anna Rotholz as executive producer/head of development in its NYC office. Having served as a rep with Spot Welders early in her career, Rotholz brings over a decade of sales experience upon her return to the...

Wednesday, May. 24, 2017

I was flailing a bit, trying to figure out what the next column might be about when my partner Brian suggested, “How about Kidz Bop?”  To which I replied, “What the hell is Kidz Bop?”  “Look it up,” he deadpanned.  Brian has two beautiful little girls, ages 5 and 9.

So, turns out that...