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Five Questions from Quarantine: Pete Chambers
1st Apr

FiveQuestionsfromQuarantine:PeteChambers

Pete Chambers, Mad Cow's Executive Producer, on the chaotic nature of a busy household, the four people he'd love to be locked down with, and two short films we should all feast our eyes upon.

31st Mar
On My Radar: Lee Einhorn

On My Radar: Lee Einhorn

Emerald Pictures director Lee Einhorn reveals some of his creative inspirations, including the Greatest of all Time TV show, the recent film he loved every frame of, and the film that made him cry in the air and on the ground.

30th Mar
Guy Manwaring: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Guy Manwaring: A Few Of My Favourite Things

The Merman director talks us through a few essentials from his home-office, including a familiarly-named novel, a chameleon companion and a promised payment from The Toughest Man In The World.

30th Mar
Five Questions from Quarantine: Patricia Lino

Five Questions from Quarantine: Patricia Lino

The Managing Partner at Production Service Portugal get to grips with our five questions from her base outside Lisbon.

27th Mar
Five Questions from Quarantine: Jérôme Denis

Five Questions from Quarantine: Jérôme Denis

In the first of our COVID19-battling series, we pit five simple questions to a creative in confinement. Our first respondent is Jérôme Denis, CEO of French production company LA\PAC.

26th Mar
The Art of Advertising: Sam Penfield

The Art of Advertising: Sam Penfield

An Executive Producer and Partner with production company 1stAveMachine, Sam draws inspiration from surrealist and abstract pieces to bring make-believe visions to life.

26th Mar
Playlist: Filmawi

Playlist: Filmawi

We talked to the multi disciplinary artist Filmawi from Compulsory about his Contax T3, fave music videos and his infatuation with the universe.

Spotlight

What art inspires the creatives of advertising?

24th Mar
On My Radar: Ryan Beck

On My Radar: Ryan Beck

Ryan Beck, an editor at Final Cut London, celebrates the marvel that is the Soda Stream, sings the praises of Breaking Bad but decries the lack of time creativity is sometimes given.

23rd Mar
GCRS's sound of segregation

GCRS's sound of segregation

I don't like Mondays, crooned The Boomtown Rats, but with a specially chosen Spotify playlist from an expert in the field, that situation could easily change.

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17th Mar
On My Radar: Eric Ryan Anderson

On My Radar: Eric Ryan Anderson

Eric Ryan Anderson, a director at Bindery, reveals what's on his creative radar, including Adobe's latest commercials, a Judd Apatow documentary and a selection of plane-friendly podcasts.

16th Mar
Anders Jedenfors: A Few Of My Favourite Things

Anders Jedenfors: A Few Of My Favourite Things

RadicalMedia's award-winning documentarian and DOP talks us through his essential items, such as a fancy speaker system, a persistent pooch and a spouse-endorsed backbone.

12th Mar
Playlist: Dan Emmerson

Playlist: Dan Emmerson

We had a little chat with Somesuch director Dan Emmerson about skateboarding videos, his musical rotation and his Geordie/Basque heritage.

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