Sunday, September 24, 2017

Street Talk

Friday, Sep. 22, 2017

Director Mary-Sue Masson is joining Los Angeles-based CoMPANY Films. She is probably best known for her highly regarded ad campaigns for HARIBO and agency Quiet Storm. The funny series of spots--which feature adults with kid voiceovers--just starting airing in...

Friday, Sep. 15, 2017

After a successful first year with Stink in the U.K., director Ariel Kleiman is extending his commitment with the production house and will be represented by it in the U.S. as well. Kleiman is directing the second season of crime mystery drama Top of the...

Friday, Sep. 8, 2017

Fashion and luxury agency Great Bowery has launched Great Bowery Film, a New York-based production company and artist management agency representing artists across the film and luxury, feature film, commercial and branded content sectors. The new venture’s...

Friday, Sep. 1, 2017

Wilson Mateos has joined Leo Burnett Tailor Made (Brazil) as creative VP. Mateos had been at David&Goliath L.A. where he acted as creative director, leading projects for Kia Motors and Universal Studios, among others. Earlier he was at 180LA. Mateos returns...

Friday, Aug. 25, 2017

Film and animation production company Not To Scale has brought executive creative director Richard Hickey on board to head its recently launched office in Hollywood, Calif.  Not To Scale now has a total of four shops--the other three being its London...

Friday, Aug. 18, 2017

BRF (B-Reel Films) is growing its entertainment division, hiring Hollywood producer Philip Westgren as the company’s first head of original content in the U.S. to drive expansion of its English-language slate. Based in BRF’s LA office, Westgren...

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Comedy director Jordan Brady has joined Toronto-based production company Someplace Nice for Canadian representation. He continues to be handled by his shop, Superlounge, in the U.S. Brady has directed over 1,000 national TV spots in his career....

Friday, Aug. 4, 2017

London-based director Mitch Stratten has joined Moxie Pictures for commercial representation in the US and UK. Originally hailing from South Africa, Stratten made a name for himself with his Time Sculpture film for Toshiba, which broke the Guinness...

Friday, Jul. 28, 2017

Director Camille Marotte has expanded his representation with the global boutique production company The Sweet Shop to include North and South America and parts of Asia, with a focus on China and Japan. The move comes in the wake of increasing demand in these...

Friday, Jul. 21, 2017

Content production agency Big Block has added director Cody Stokes to its roster. His work spans the commercial, documentary and narrative realms in the U.S. and internationally. Among the brands he’s directed for are Toyota, American Express, BMW and Microsoft...