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On My Radar: Matthias Lebeer
22nd Oct

OnMyRadar:MatthiasLebeer

Oscar-nominated Indy8/Independent director Matthias Lebeer is a fan of film festivals, enjoys focussing with the help of music and would like to see the pitch process go through some revisions.

15th Oct
On My Radar: Pete Riski

On My Radar: Pete Riski

A genre-mashing Swedish film, a classic comic book-based TV series and the world's favourite 80s alien all appear on Rattling Stick director Pete Riski's creative radar.

14th Oct
Savanah Leaf: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Savanah Leaf: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Academy filmmaker (and former Olympian) talks us through the essentials of her creative space, including bedside necessities, an energy-filled windowsill and an all-important camera.

8th Oct
On My Radar: Ivan Bird

On My Radar: Ivan Bird

Moxie Pictures director Ivan Bird marvels at Traktor's Tide ad, loves his Highwayman jacket and pleads for the end of singing animals in advertising.

7th Oct
Matt Ogens: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Matt Ogens: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Bullitt director talks us through some of the items he keeps around himself to maintain his creative inspiration, including a pair of playful pooches, some mindfulness enablers and a scar his parents don't know about (yet!).

3rd Oct
Playlist: Niall O'Brien

Playlist: Niall O'Brien

We chat to Furlined director Niall O'Brien about his greatest inspirations, moleskine notebooks and his ears?

1st Oct
On My Radar: Pamela Romanowsky

On My Radar: Pamela Romanowsky

Rocket Film director Pamela Romanowsky reveals that the things on her radar include motorcycles, medical know-how and meaningful, creative work.

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24th Sep
On My Radar: Erin Nordstrom

On My Radar: Erin Nordstrom

US-based Spot Welders editor Erin Nordstrom thinks that Mr Rogers had the right idea, loves a fake album cover and wants people to take more creative risks.

23rd Sep
Marit Weerheijm: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Marit Weerheijm: A Few Of My Favourite Things

We speak to the Czar director about her inspired art-filled cookbook stand, something that can be best described as a 'thingy' and a whole heap of miserable mugs.

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19th Sep
Playlist: BLOK

Playlist: BLOK

We chat to the Dark Energy Films directing duo BLOK about impressive music videos, dream collaborations and crisp phobias?

17th Sep
On My Radar: Lisa Paclet

On My Radar: Lisa Paclet

Spindle director Lisa Paclet specialises in fashion and beauty and, here, she reveals her favourite fashion films, why Gondry's recent doc is a must-see, and how social media is killing creativity.

11th Sep
Sowing the seeds of great ideas

Sowing the seeds of great ideas

Muse gone missing? Try this inspiring ideas generator for creatives.

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