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On My Radar: Martina Kirkham
23rd Jul

OnMyRadar:MartinaKirkham

Martina Kirkham, the Executive Producer at Czar's new office in Milan, is a cinephile with the best directors at her fingertips, an audiophile with a love of vinyl and, surely, an Anglophile with her love of a yeasty treat.

16th Jul
On My Radar: Olivier Altmann

On My Radar: Olivier Altmann

The Co-Founder of Paris-based agency Altmann&Pacreau, Olivier Altmann, on monitoring his sons' finances, the brilliance of a modern ballet and why agencies need to stop giving their thoughts away for free.

15th Jul
Fred Rowson: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Fred Rowson: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Blink director talks us through a few of the things he needs around him in order to get his creative juices flowing, including an aural-tickling Japanese postcard, a bounty of books on the paranormal and more ties than you can shake a neck at.

11th Jul
Playlist: Emmanuel Adjei

Playlist: Emmanuel Adjei

We hear from Compulsory director Emmanuel Adjei, where we talk painters, Radiohead internet leaks and African science fiction...

9th Jul
On My Radar: Jonas Hegi

On My Radar: Jonas Hegi

Jonas Hegi [pictured left], one half of Jonas & Julien, the RadicalMedia repped directing duo, reveals a film we should all make a point to watch, the art that inspires awe and his hopes for a greener industry.

2nd Jul
On My Radar: Paul Harrison

On My Radar: Paul Harrison

The Head of Colour at Freefolk, Paul Harrison, on being left behind in the Maldives (not as fun as it sounds), the artistry of Orson Welles and the beauty of JMW Turner.

1st Jul
Geej Ower: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Geej Ower: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Stink director talks us through items that mean a lot to her, including her dad's camera, a hat that means business and a little porker that's fairly flexible.

Spotlight

Here are a few of our favourite Favourite Things...

27th Jun
Playlist: Gia Coppola

Playlist: Gia Coppola

We chat to Gia Coppola from The Directors Bureau about her famous family, inspirations, and her favourite DP.

25th Jun
On My Radar: Bruce St Clair

On My Radar: Bruce St Clair

The Rattling Stick director, Bruce St Clair, is amazed by a masterfully executed Lacoste spot, moved by one of Christopher Nolan's films and inspired by Giacometti.

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24th Jun
48 hours in Cannes: a photo-journal

48 hours in Cannes: a photo-journal

While visiting the festival for the straight8 shootout, Forever director and photographer, Chloe Sheppard, captured Cannes' quirkier angles on film.

22nd Jun
A week in the life of shots

A week in the life of shots

Ever wondered what the editorial team get up to at Cannes, other than racing up & down the Croisette and hosting the best party of the week? Well, wonder no more...

21st Jun
shots' Pick of the Day at Cannes: Friday

shots' Pick of the Day at Cannes: Friday

We shout out three things to check out on Friday.

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