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17th May 2024 Craft
How AIDES celebrated growing old gratefully

How AIDES celebrated growing old gratefully

In a powerful and reflective short film created by Strike for the 40th anniversary of AIDES, an association supporting those living with HIV/AIDS, director Ariela Dorf highlights a moving concept that many HIV patients couldn't have imagined 40 years ago - aging. While many of us grapple to reverse its effects, these characters think there's nothing more beautiful...

16th May 2024 Work
Kasbo’s troubled waters

Kasbo’s troubled waters

Jessie McCall’s emotive directorial debut sees the Swedish electronic artist swirling in stormy seas.

16th May 2024 Work
Women in Tech Global breaks the glass ceiling

Women in Tech Global breaks the glass ceiling

The worldwide organisation for diversity in STEM launches a cleverly-crafted campaign portraying the barriers that limit women's ambitions.

15th May 2024 Inspiration
Peer Review: Eros V

Peer Review: Eros V

A British-Greek writer director from London, MindsEye's Eros V is known for his high octane, all-killer, no-filler genre films. His recent horror-comedy spots for Quickbooks won Gold at the Young Arrows, and he was nominated for Best New Director at the 2023 shots awards. Here, he shares his influences from Terminator to Bresson.

15th May 2024 Talent
Opening the Closet: David Wilson bares all

Opening the Closet: David Wilson bares all

Known for his radical, playful, and sex-positive work, David Wilson's first retrospective, Closet, blends live performance, music and film into a spectacularly queer cabaret show. Amy Hey caught up with the Riff Raff director after his appearance at OFFF Festival, Barcelona, to find out more.

14th May 2024 Work
New Balance muses in monochrome

New Balance muses in monochrome

The footwear brand launches a stylish seven-minute film told in seven episodes, with each portraying a different aspect of the trainer’s history.

13th May 2024 Work
Monzo’s banking bliss

Monzo’s banking bliss

The online bank launches its bold new brand platform with an impactful spot juxtaposing painful predicaments with positive scenarios.

10th May 2024 Work
Whittaker’s chocolate logic

Whittaker’s chocolate logic

In a charming spot directed by Jesse James McElroy, the confectionary brand explains the universal laws of pantry pre-snacking.

9th May 2024 Work
Morocco’s ode to water

Morocco’s ode to water

Director Alexandre Lucain’s sensitive and celebratory spot paints a poetic picture of a country plagued by droughts.

9th May 2024 Work
M&S gets pumped for summer

M&S gets pumped for summer

A stylish cast inflate beach floats in time with a classic dance track in a playfully deadpan spot from the UK retail chain.

8th May 2024 Work
CLIO Awards' bold statement

CLIO Awards' bold statement

Final Frontier launches a mesmerising, mixed-style animation showcasing its vibrant visual branding for the advertising award's 2024 event.

8th May 2024 Work
Kid Burro helms an emotional storm for O Boticário

Kid Burro helms an emotional storm for O Boticário

The director portrays a turbulent mother-son relationship through a gorgeously-crafted maritime metaphor in an impactful short film for the beauty brand.

Amy Hey

Amy Hey