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Ever wondered what fills the world’s most creative minds?
Feed your inspiration with our regular columns.

Peer Review: Mimi Cave
25th Jan

PeerReview:MimiCave

REVERIE Content filmmaker, choreographer, dancer, and writer Mimi Cave tells us how dance led to direction, that patience is an on-set virtue and why Mike Nichols is an all-time great.

19th Jan
Playlist: Jay Green

Playlist: Jay Green

Director Jay Green at Compulsory talks about cow farms in rural Lincolnshire, spending hours watching music channels and his VR headset...

17th Jan
On My Radar: Daniel Mitchell

On My Radar: Daniel Mitchell

Daniel Mitchell, an editor at Work London, talks Super Bowl bravery and musical cheat codes as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

16th Jan
Alicia MacDonald: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Alicia MacDonald: A Few Of My Favourite Things

JOJX and Missing Link Films director Alicia MacDonald is well-skilled at bringing the chortles in her short-form work, but, as is evidenced in this run-through of the items that top-up her creativity, the laughs are not confined to the screen.

12th Jan
Playlist: Elijah B Torn

Playlist: Elijah B Torn

We hear from Elijah B Torn, the Head of Creative Production at Found Objects, about animated music videos, board game soundtracks, and some Teenage Engineering...

10th Jan
On My Radar: Billy & Brett

On My Radar: Billy & Brett

Ruckus Films' directing duo Brett Snider [left] & Billy Federighi look forward to the return of bold creative ideas, champion a boring but brutal movie, and bemoan the sometimes "ridiculous" approach to treatments.

9th Jan
A Few Of My Favourite Things: Tomás Becú

A Few Of My Favourite Things: Tomás Becú

The Co-Founder of BAMBA talks us through some spicy, steely and sparkling mementoes from around his creative workspace.

Around the world

On Location is a column that gives a boots-on-the-ground look at some amazing cities, brought to you by local production experts.

5th Jan
Playlist: Alice Kunisué

Playlist: Alice Kunisué

We chat with the Mirror Mirror and HALAL director Alice Kunisué about her strange feet, future optimism and some superb dancing music videos.

3rd Jan
On My Radar: LeSean Harris

On My Radar: LeSean Harris

Fela director LeSean Harris provides his list of people, movies, commercials and TV shows that can provide inspiration for the year ahead, as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

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21st Dec
Peer Review: Ray Sisters

Peer Review: Ray Sisters

The-Artery directing duo Austin and Westin Ray, aka Ray Sisters, talk us through contemporaries they admire, the obsessive nature of their work ethic, and what it takes to achieve the perfect partnership.

20th Dec
On My Radar: Ehsan

On My Radar: Ehsan

Arts & Sciences director Ehsan backs advertising that doesn’t take itself too seriously along with some amazing headphones (even if they do look like you're wearing a silver bra on your head), as he reveals what's on his creative radar.

15th Dec
Playlist: Patrick Moccia

Playlist: Patrick Moccia

We hear from Ethos Studio Editor Patrick Moccia about being a theatre kid, his Pioneer DDJ-400, and the expansion of the music video industry.