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Jamie Madge

Jamie Madge

Co-Editor


Jamie Madge co-edits shots with Danny Edwards. He conducts written and filmed interviews with some of the world’s top creatives, directors and producers and bloody loves it.

18th Nov 2019 Craft
How to craft a Santa Claus origin story

How to craft a Santa Claus origin story

We chat to Ninian Doff and Leo King, director and editor of Sainsbury's christmas offering, about how they injected some anarchic humour into traditional Dickensian festive fare.

15th Nov 2019 Work
A spaceman came scrabbling...

A spaceman came scrabbling...

In his second collaboration with DJ Shadow, following 2016's award-winning Nobody Speak, Pulse director Sam Pilling presents an outlandish retelling of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

15th Nov 2019 Work
How to catch a Claus

How to catch a Claus

In the cheeky new Christmas campaign for Orange, from Publicis Conseil, a sneaky group of kids conspire to use their wit (and connected home) to catch Ol' St Nick!

15th Nov 2019 Work
The Force is strong with this Xbox ad

The Force is strong with this Xbox ad

Alongside 215 McCann and Electronic Arts, the console brand's new commercial, Become a Jedi, sees a young Padawan use a lightsaber (and her imagination) to fight against the Empire.

14th Nov 2019 Work
Michel Gondry's madcap in-camera festive gift for HP

Michel Gondry's madcap in-camera festive gift for HP

Using the Twelve Days of Christmas as a way to tell a screen-time vs real-time message, the brand's holiday spot is jam-packed with eye-catching imagery.

14th Nov 2019 Work
John Lewis' Excitable Edgar is here to light your Christmas fire

John Lewis' Excitable Edgar is here to light your Christmas fire

It's OK everyone, Christmas can start now. Dougal Wilson's return to the brand's iconic run of festive ads sees a youthful dragon and his pal try to restrain his flaming tendencies.

13th Nov 2019 Work
América Television's screen-crossed lovers

América Television's screen-crossed lovers

In an earnest and well-executed film, Circus Grey Peru create a sweet tale of a TV character and his biggest fan.

12th Nov 2019 Work
A hair-raising ad for Virgin Australia

A hair-raising ad for Virgin Australia

If this smile-inducing new spot for the airline from DDB Sydney doesn't get you going, there will be hell toupee.

12th Nov 2019 Work
Sainsbury's dips into the Dickensian for its fruity Christmas offering

Sainsbury's dips into the Dickensian for its fruity Christmas offering

Wieden+Kennedy and Ninian Doff's festive tale is a heartwarming rib-tickler which counters Victorian viciousness with festive funnies.

11th Nov 2019 Work
PlayStation explores the emotive response to games

PlayStation explores the emotive response to games

In another grandstanding spot, this time looking at the power of the 'Pro' iteration of the PS4, Frédéric Planchon floods a city.

8th Nov 2019 Work
Boots creates 'Bootiques' for the tribes in your life

Boots creates 'Bootiques' for the tribes in your life

Launching an innovative festive campaign, the high-street favourite's Christmas commercial eschews sentimentality to instead focus on how to pick the perfect gift.

7th Nov 2019 Work
FedEx tells parents: ditch the presents, gift the box

FedEx tells parents: ditch the presents, gift the box

In a jaunty festive spot, the delivery company explores the power of a kid's imagination when presented with a whole lot of cardboard.

Jamie Madge

Jamie Madge
Co-Editor


Jamie Madge co-edits shots with Danny Edwards. He conducts written and filmed interviews with some of the world’s top creatives, directors and producers, as well as producing extended features on regions, techniques and trends within the advertising community.

He also oversees the compilation of shots/Source Creative's ground-breaking Scout, focussing on global unsigned directorial talent, and curates the regular Presents screening nights that have travelled the globe.

Alongside that, Jamie has presented panels and screening on branded content as part of the D&AD, Raindance, El Ojo and Rushes Soho Shorts festivals, and recently chaired a discussion with Martin Campbell at the Cannes International Festival Of Creativity, so basically met James Bond or something. He has also sat as a judge on many advertising and film awards, including Radar Music Video, the UK MVAs and Reed Short Film. And the shots awards, natch.

Jamie loves musicals, loves comic books and loves Marmite. He has a lot of love. He also thinks that if you don't like the film Back To The Future, it's difficult to believe you like anything.

US-focus; Interviews; Profiles; Presents; A Few Of My Favourite Things

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