Jeff Nichols’ ‘Loving’ to hit cinemas in November

Jeff Nichols’ highly anticipated feature, ‘Loving’, is set to hit cinemas this November. The film, based on a true story and starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga, was In Competition at this year’s Cannes Film Festival and is tipped for success at the Oscars in February. ‘Loving’ tells the story of an interracial couple’s fight to have their marriage recognised in Virginia in the 1950’s and their legal battle to change the law in their home state.

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2016 Clio Shortlist Announced

Congrats to Jeff Nichols, Pete Riski and Ringan Ledwidge on each having a film shortlisted at the 2016 Clio Awards. The following films were shortlisted for this year’s awards:

P&G ’Strong’ directed by Jeff Nichols
Medium: Film
Entry Type: Product/Service
Category: Short Form (between one minute and five minutes)

Wrigley’s ‘Sarah and Juan’ directed by Pete Riski
Medium: Integrated Campaign
Entry Type: Product/Service
Category: Integrated Campaign

Nike ‘Strong’ directed by Ringan Ledwidge
Medium: Film
Entry Type: Product/Service
Category: Other

For full shortlist click here


Cannes Lions 2016

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity saw Ringan pick up 2 Silvers, one for his Massive Attack ‘Voodoo in My Blood’ music video and one for his Sainsbury’s ‘Christmas is for sharing’ ad. Pete also won a Silver and a Bronze for his Wrigley’s ’Sarah and Juan’ commercial. Jeff Nichols was awarded a Bronze for his new P&G ‘Strong’ ad, his first foray into the commercials world.

ADCAN now open for submissions

Creative Platform for good ADCAN awards is now open for entries from unsigned filmmakers and animators, launching with a film, Tu Gutes, written and directed by Austen Humphries.

Ed Morris peaks at top of the list

RLR ‘I Am Paint’ – a music project on which Ed Morris collaborated with XL’s Richard Russell on everything from concept to stills, album artwork and music video – has been named the most collectable Vinyl of 2015 by the Vinyl Factory. SEE FOR YOURSELF