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Daniel Huntley

Daniel Huntley

News Editor


Daniel manages the shots News editorial and compiles shots and Source’s ground-breaking shots Unsigned, focussing on global unsigned directorial talent.

22nd Feb 2024 Inspiration
Playlist: Mario Clement

Playlist: Mario Clement

We chat to Chromista director Mario Clement about collaborating with Hildur Guðnadóttir, finding beauty in everyday life, and standing on his hands...

15th Feb 2024 Talent
shots Unsigned: Joshua Armstrong

shots Unsigned: Joshua Armstrong

In our latest chat with unsigned directing talent we hear from Last Dog Films founder and director Joshua Armstrong. Here we talk about his latest short horror film inspired by the internet hoax MOMO. We also hear about his passion behind his projects, DIY VFX endeavours, and 20 years of filmmaking.

8th Feb 2024 Inspiration
Playlist: Will Wightman

Playlist: Will Wightman

We hear from the Blinkink director Will Wightman about some superb music promos, 360 camera experiments and stuffed tigers...

25th Jan 2024 Inspiration
Playlist: Georgie MacEchern

Playlist: Georgie MacEchern

We caught up with Caviar's Head of Sales & PR Georgie MacEchern where we talk Romain Gavras appreciation, Spotify playlists, and early piano lessons...

11th Jan 2024 Inspiration
Playlist: Zach Tavel

Playlist: Zach Tavel

We chat to BLINKINK director Zach Tavel about the current TikTok-ification of Spotify, Turkish Freakout hunting, and his tour guided dreams.

4th Jan 2024 Talent
shots Unsigned: Andy Mihov

shots Unsigned: Andy Mihov

For our first unsigned directing talent interview of 2024 we speak with director Andy Mihov. Here we talk about his music video for Elena Flury - Burning Questions. We also hear about going on adventures, self-taught filmmaking, and ambitious shot lists.

14th Dec 2023 Inspiration
Playlist: Enrique Caballero

Playlist: Enrique Caballero

We hear from Enrique Caballero, Comms Manager at LOLA MullenLowe/Madrid about his K-pop obsession, the influence of YouTube and TikTok and the work of Xavier Dolan.

8th Dec 2023 Talent
shots Unsigned: Nikolaj Fremming

shots Unsigned: Nikolaj Fremming

For our latest unsigned directing talent interview we speak with Danish director Nikolaj Fremming. Here we talk about his short film Living With Humans for Jotex. We also hear about the importance of a good script, dystopia, and missing the hidden beauty around us all.

23rd Nov 2023 Inspiration
Playlist: Oliver Davies

Playlist: Oliver Davies

We chat to Good Times director Oliver Davies about Depeche Mode, Anton Corbijn, and some extensive music video selections.

16th Nov 2023 Inspiration
Playlist: Jeremy Maneval

Playlist: Jeremy Maneval

We hear from Consulate Editor Jeremy Maneval where they talk Spotify suggestions, powerful promos and the future of the promo industry.

2nd Nov 2023 Inspiration
Playlist: Imogen Harrison

Playlist: Imogen Harrison

We hear from the Sticker Studios director Imogen Harrison about horse filled music videos, photographers and poets, and the future of music promos.

19th Oct 2023 Inspiration
Playlist: Edie Amos

Playlist: Edie Amos

We chat to Kode Media director Edie Amos about Jacqueline Wilson adaptations, live music films and the evolution of Sofia Coppola.

Daniel compiles shots and Source’s ground-breaking shots Unsigned, focussing on global unsigned directorial talent, and curates the monthly ‘shots Unsigned’ showcase.

Alongside that, Daniel posts daily news on the site and conducts written interviews with directors, primarily focussing on feature-film, unsigned and music video. He has also sat as a judge on many advertising and film awards, including" the UK MVAs, YDA, Porsche Awards, EPICA Awards, shots Awards, Berlin Commercial, Creative Circle Awards, Shiny Awards, Conero Film + Adv, and the Videoclip Italia Awards.

News; Unsigned; Playlist