Sunday, February 26, 2017

The Sweet Shop

Friday, Aug. 12, 2016

Los Angeles-based Ruffian has opened an animation division in collaboration with Blinkink in London. The move brings a wealth of animated talent stateside in a roster including Greg Barth, Layzell Bros., Elliot Dear, Joseph Mann, Chris Bristow, Nicos...

Thursday, Jul. 7, 2016

Director Laurence Thrush has joined The Sweet Shop for U.S. representation.

Born and raised in England, Thrush got his first experience behind the camera at Growth Films, a documentary production company he founded in London right out of school. His 2000 documentary film Fidel’s Fight...

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015

The Sweet Shop has added director Brett Foraker to its roster of international talent. His work spans such brands as Toyota, Sony, Virgin Atlantic, Samsung and SyFy as well as recognition from competitions including Cannes Lions, Creative Circle, Clio and D&AD...

Wednesday, Jun. 3, 2015

Director Kathi Prosser, who had been handled in the Southern Hemisphere by The Sweet Shop, has gone global with that production company except for Canada where she continues to be repped by Partners.

Prosser, who shifted her U.S. representation from...

Thursday, Apr. 16, 2015

Director Noah Marshall, who continues to be handled internationally by The Sweet Shop, has taken that representation global by signing with the company’s U.S. operation. He had previously been repped in the American ad market by PRETTYBIRD.

Marshall...

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

BRW FILMLAND Los Angeles has signed director/creative director Andrew Gura for U.S. commercial representation. With a background spanning roles as director, creative director, producer, writer, photographer and editor, Gura is positioned to craft hybrid...

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

The Sweet Shop has signed director Iain Mackenzie for global representation. His credits span such clients as Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Sears, Campbell’s, Visa, DOW, Qantas, Chrysler, Citigroup and Gatorade. He had previously been handled by Paydirt Pictures....

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Comedy director Nick Spooner has joined The Sweet Shop for global representation. His credits span such brands as AT&T, Ford, Ikea, Tide and Volkswagen.

Born and raised in Boston, Spooner studied film and animation at Harvard University where his...

Monday, Jun. 2, 2014

The Sweet Shop has added animation directorial collective The Frank Barton Company to its talent roster for U.S. representation. A full service boutique, The Frank Barton Company is comprised of creatives from several different facets of the film, CG, VFX, and...