I was recently having a conversation with a filmmaker friend of mine. We were talking about three of the new film projects I’m currently working on. As we discussed each project in turn, there was something almost circular about our conversation: each time I mentioned my producers (different for each project), my friend would interject [...]
In his single shot, tracking promo for WALL’s Shoestring, Oscar Hudson takes the message corruption inherent in a game of Chinese whispers and turns it on its head; instead distorting the appearance of the messengers as the whisper passes from ear to ear. We asked Hudson to give us the straight story behind the video’s [...]
After coming across the intersection of living canvas and geometric light show to promote Austrian design label 13&9 earlier this month, we asked the folks over at Superplus to give us a peak into how they went about creating the abstract piece. “The video is part of an overall concept for 13&9 design that revolves [...]
The first time I ever saw the work of Kristian Andrews, I was struck by how his short films Rabbit Punch and Bald Dad made me instantly drift away to my own childhood memories. His autobiographical films, created whilst studying at the Royal College of Art, feel like the embodiment of British childhood for someone [...]
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