theWork theCraft theTalent theInspiration theNews theInsight theShowcase theFocus
Log in
Logged in
Search the archives

the News

Signings, industry moves, award show updates
and breaking campaigns.

22nd Jun
Optimus promotes Ariana DeSimone to editor

Optimus promotes Ariana DeSimone to editor

Versatile editor brings talent and strong work ethic to leading production and post house.

22nd Jun
Patricia Riggen joins Chromista for US commercial representation

Patricia Riggen joins Chromista for US commercial representation

Renowned for drawing forth the emotional depth and humanity within each character, Patricia Riggen began her career as a writer for television documentaries and as executive director for the Mexican Film Institute.

22nd Jun
Sibling Rivalry Films adds new director Kevin Castanheira

Sibling Rivalry Films adds new director Kevin Castanheira

Castanheira loves to work closely with brands and agencies early on in the creative process for the betterment of the projects.

22nd Jun
Writer and director Michael Illick arrives at Interrogate

Writer and director Michael Illick arrives at Interrogate

A longtime copywriter with a penchant for comedy and quick wit combined with a keen visual sensibility, Illick brings a truly original voice to Interrogate.

22nd Jun
Director Ben Hoffman reunites with Camp Lucky

Director Ben Hoffman reunites with Camp Lucky

Hoffman spent his formative years in the industry working with old friends and Directors Jeff Bednarz and Tom Ryan, who he joins on the company’s roster.

21st Jun CANNES LIONS 2022
Cannes Lions 22: Film Craft, Digital Craft, Industry Craft and Design Lions winners

Cannes Lions 22: Film Craft, Digital Craft, Industry Craft and Design Lions winners

Regenerated coral, redacted dictatorships, Ukraine's cultural identity, and a boy's lost youth all feature in the remarkable winning work from this year's Craft Lions.

21st Jun
Cutters Detroit names Ryann Harrison its newest editor

Cutters Detroit names Ryann Harrison its newest editor

Harrison’s strengths and talents have deeply impressed many creative leaders throughout the US.

21st Jun
Jonathan Jones joins Bite Collective

Jonathan Jones joins Bite Collective

Award winning creative, DOP and director Jonathan Jones has joined Bite food film collective

21st Jun CANNES LIONS 2022
Cannes Lions 2022: Entertainment, Sport and Music winners

Cannes Lions 2022: Entertainment, Sport and Music winners

Debates on the states, Nike's menstrual motivation and a spot of Swedish cannibalism pick up the Grand Prix in the Entertainment categories.

20th Jun
HELO appoints Set Free Richardson as ECD

HELO appoints Set Free Richardson as ECD

Richardson was previously signed to HELO’s directorial roster, and in his new role as ECD, he will expand the studio’s reach across sports, art, fashion, and music.

20th Jun
MOFA welcomes director Yianni Warnock

MOFA welcomes director Yianni Warnock

Warnock first rose to prominence with his suite of short, darkly comedic films, released as the Despair Trilogy.

17th Jun
Bruno Regalo elevated to chief design officer of TBWA\Chiat\Day LA

Bruno Regalo elevated to chief design officer of TBWA\Chiat\Day LA

In addition to growing the agency’s design practice DxD, Regalo will steer TBWA\Worldwide’s design capability.

17th Jun
Zurich Insurance launches Upcycled TV campaign

Zurich Insurance launches Upcycled TV campaign

First launch following appointment of FCB Inferno as creative agency.

Don’t miss new shots content – sign up to our mailing list.

Stay up-to-date with the latest news, insight and inspiration for the global creative community.

17th Jun
Two new directors join Soldats

Two new directors join Soldats

Kacper Larski and Matthäus Bussmann join the team.

17th Jun
Passion Paris welcome director Anne Raffin

Passion Paris welcome director Anne Raffin

Anne Raffin is an artist and director who has distinguished herself in animated films for adults and adolescents.

shots Awards

All of the updates from our global awards events.

17th Jun
Pulse Films welcomes CANADA in exclusive North American partnership

Pulse Films welcomes CANADA in exclusive North American partnership

The alliance will be spearheaded by Charlotte Woodhead as CANADA’s US Managing Director, with Pulse Films powering CANADA’s US operations.

17th Jun
Director Gonzalo Oliveró joins LEE Films roster

Director Gonzalo Oliveró joins LEE Films roster

Oliveró has directed for Apple, Jeep, Dos Equis, Mercedes Benz, GMC, Ram and Nissan, among other brands.

16th Jun
Mercedes Benz experiments with the possibilities of virtual production.

Mercedes Benz experiments with the possibilities of virtual production.

My Body. My Ride., created with Simon&Paul used the Berlin LEDCave to shoot.

16th Jun
Editor David Gesslbauer rocks up at the Quarry

Editor David Gesslbauer rocks up at the Quarry

An Austrian / Berlin native and graduate of the prestigious Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, Gesslbauer has distinguished himself as a powerful storyteller.

16th Jun
Elgato ushers in the next generation of content creators with Atomic London

Elgato ushers in the next generation of content creators with Atomic London

Elgato, the specialists in content creation tech, has launched its first brand campaign celebrating the amplification of technology.

Source + membership

Access the world's largest advertising database. With an intuitive toolset that helps you explore, present and collaborate more effectively.

Learn More
shots is powered by Slate

The smartest way to manage, present and pitch your work.

Request a demo