Hot Spot: Chino Moya

Chino Moya’s beautifully stylised music video Digital Witness for one of our favourite musicians, St Vincent, deserves repeat viewing for its crafted production, it’s pace and palette and amazing hair. Just take a look at these stills to show what Chino described as: “A massive challenge to turn some rather normal streets into the set […]

Hot Spot: Presynkt

Presynkt is an acclaimed American cinematographer currently working between his home town of Los Angeles, USA and Perth, Australia. His directorial debut entitled Sieben Ziegen, chronicles the journey of an Italian immigrant whos’ dreary drug laden existence is turned upside down when an unexpected friend from the past comes looking for him.   Shot in […]

Sign Me Up: Charlotte Rabate

Charlotte Rabate, fresh out of Tisch Film School, won at the Porsche Student Awards and the AICP Award with her fun-filled clever Durex spec spot and has now created two more spots – for Wonderbra and Odiseo magazine- that show she’s got a very distinctive visual voice. We catch up with the new director… Each […]

Searchlight: Paul Gerwien

A real life marriage proposal becomes a music video – oh what a good idea. David, the groom,  met his girlfriend Saskia six years ago at one of the band Revolverheld’s concerts in Berlin so it would be a perfect match. He is the lead singers best friend and they know each other since birth.    The […]

Get ready for YDA Call for entry

It’s with huge pleasure and excitement that we will be officially opening the YDA call for entries on February 10th. Send in your masterpieces and get set to be spotted by the world’s leading producers.  2014 is the Year of the New Director. Creative agencies, music labels, production companies and clients are scouring the world […]

Searchlight: Julien Carot

Effects and technical wizard Julien Carot has started making wonderful films of his own. We catch up with the Parisian director about his work. Could you give us a potted history of what led you to directing please? Actually I wonder why it took me so long to end up directing. I was passionate about […]