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Danny Edwards

Danny Edwards

Co-Editor


Danny Edwards is the co-editor of shots and, alongside Jamie Madge, is responsible for the editorial output of shots and its events.

21st Jun 2022 Inspiration
On My Radar: Anthony Dickenson

On My Radar: Anthony Dickenson

Anthony Dickenson, director at 1stAveMachine, reveals the commercials, movies and TV shows that are riding high on his creative radar.

20th Jun 2022 Craft
How BBH made the daddy of all charity films

How BBH made the daddy of all charity films

Last week Prostate Cancer UK released a new film, just ahead of Father's Day, celebrating dads. Here, we talk to BBH's Nick Gill and Victoria Keenan, and director Dan Emmerson, about how they balanced dad gags with heartfelt emotion.

20th Jun 2022 Work
Expedia takes us on a journey

Expedia takes us on a journey

This new campaign for Expedia introduces us to three school kids as they search for knowledge about different countries and cultures.

17th Jun 2022 Inspiration
Six Things About... Jenn Nkiru

Six Things About... Jenn Nkiru

In the last of our YDA Six Things About... series, we hear from artist and director Jenn Nkiru about her approach to directing and the things that inspire her.

16th Jun 2022 Work
The ROM aims for immortality

The ROM aims for immortality

This epic new campaign from The Royal Ontario Museum examines emotion, history and the meaning of life in a beautiful and stylish short film.

16th Jun 2022 Inspiration
Six Things About... Adam Berg

Six Things About... Adam Berg

The penultimate director to face our six questions is Smuggler's Adam Berg, who talks about the challenges of directing his new Netflix film, Black Crab, the inspirational Blade Runner and the making of Philips Carousel.

15th Jun 2022 Inspiration
Six Things About... Martin Werner

Six Things About... Martin Werner

Director and Bacon Films Co-Founder Martin Werner talks about how Spike Jonze inspires him, the difficulties in attempting not to be labelled, and why having very little money can be creatively stimulating.

14th Jun 2022 Inspiration
Six Thing About... Sara Dunlop

Six Thing About... Sara Dunlop

The Corner Shop director Sara Dunlop talks about inspirations, challenges and filmmaking advice as we continue with our YDA Week interviews.

14th Jun 2022 Inspiration
On My Radar: Esther Turan

On My Radar: Esther Turan

Esther Turan, Executive Producer at Moviebar Budapest, which is one of this year's shots Cannes Beach party sponsors, talks unmade surreal commercials, melancholic movies and inspiring aunts, as she reveals what's on her radar.

13th Jun 2022 Inspiration
Six Things About... Lenny Abrahamson

Six Things About... Lenny Abrahamson

In the first of this week's YDA interviews we find out six things about Lenny Abrahamson, the director of feature films Room and Frank, and one of the directors behind the smash hit TV series that was Normal People.

10th Jun 2022 Insight
How should brands approach advertising around Pride?

How should brands approach advertising around Pride?

June is Pride month in the UK, but how should brands know the best way to approach the event and, when they do, what should they be saying? We asked five strategists for their views.

9th Jun 2022 Work
BBH's love letter to dads

BBH's love letter to dads

Quirky habits, bad jokes and even worse dancing feature in a new campaign for Prostate Cancer UK that's a celebration of dads everywhere.

Danny Edwards is the co-editor of shots and, alongside Jamie Madge, is responsible for the editorial output of shots and its events. He has served on a variety of advertising award show juries including the AICP Awards, the Young Director Awards, the Epica Awards and the Music Video Awards, and has chaired events in Cannes as well as other leading festivals. 

He has also written for media publications including Screen International, The Cannes Lions Daily and The Guardian. Danny hates musicals, loves comic books and is ambivalent towards Marmite. 

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