Directors

News Welcoming Kogonada

We are happy to welcome the talented Kogonada to our roster. Kogonada’s recent work includes the sci-fi drama After Yang and the Apple TV series Pachinko. Based on the bestseller of the same name, Pachinko tells an epic story of the hopes and dreams of a Korean family over four generations. Kogonada co-directed the series […]

News Martin Scorsese and Chloé Zhao for the Met’s “In America: An Anthology of Fashion”

Martin Scorsese and Chloé Zhao join seven other directors in transforming 13 period rooms in the Met Museum’s American Wing. “In America: An Anthology of Fashion” will display a history of American fashion from the late 18th century to the late 20th century for part two of the Costume Institute’s comprehensive survey of American fashion.  […]

News Kiku Ohe in Little Black Book

Little Black Book chats with director Kiku Ohe and Exceptional ALIEN co-founder Justin Drape about the making of “I Still Call Australia Home,” a reboot of Qantas’ 35-year old anthem. The two traveled together for about twelve months to shoot the film, which showcases the spirit of Australia as the world starts traveling again. Read […]

News The Malloys Direct Latest Installment of NBA Lane

The “NBA Lane” bus hits the road for the Playoffs in the latest installation of the league’s its 75th-anniversary campaign. Directed by The Malloys, the star-studded film brings players and famous fans together. Starring current players Stephen Curry, DeMar DeRozan, Luka Dončić, Joel Embiid, Darius Garland, Ja Morant; legends Charles Barkley, Muggsy Bogues, Clyde Drexler, […]

News Kiku Ohe Directs “I Still Call Australia Home” For Qantas

Qantas reboots their “I Still Call Australia Home” anthem — which was first released 35 years ago —  to showcase the spirit of Australia as the world starts traveling again. Directed by Kiku Ohe, the spot stars Kylie Minogue, Ash Barty, Hugh Jackman, and Troye Sivan, singing the anthem along with children from Longreach, Qantas […]

News Superprime Makes Ad Age’s 2022 Production Company A-List

Superprime Films is No. 4 on Ad Age’s Top Production Companies of the Year. Read the article below and see the full list here. Founded in 2015 by production vets Rebecca Skinner and Michelle Ross, Superprime has quickly risen to become one of the industry’s premier production firms, home to some of the most sought-after […]

News The Malloys Direct “Thanks, Coach” for EA Madden

EA pays tribute to the life and legacy of sports legend John Madden, who passed away in late December of 2021, with a film directed by The Malloys. The film brings Coach Madden to life from the perspective of those who have learned from him, including Al Michaels, Ray Guy, Tom Brady, and Patrick Mahomes. […]

News Rodrigo Valdes Directs Visit California’s Super Bowl Campaign

Viewers get a whimsical joyride through the Golden State in Visit California’s Super Bowl campaign, “Am I Dreaming?”, directed by Rodrigo Valdes and created with Shipyard. In the film, a woman soars through some of California’s most scenic areas — Yosemite National Park, the Redwoods, San Diego, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the hills of […]

News Chloé Zhao Directs Budweiser’s Super Bowl Film

Budweiser releases their Super Bowl LVI 2022 film, “A Clydesdale’s Journey,” directed by Chloé Zhao and made with VaynerMedia. The film follows a Clydesdale who suffers an injury but remains resistant while trying to recuperate, emphasizing a message for America: “In the home of the brave, down never means out.” An Ad Age Creativity Editor’s […]

News Caroline Koning in shots’ Female Directors Showcase

The marvelous Caroline Koning is featured in shots’ Female Directors Showcase. Caroline’s strong commercial portfolio includes high-profile jobs for clients such as Nike, Loewe, i-D, Wrangler, and Roberto Cavalli. Learn more and check out the showcase here.

News Welcoming Academy Award-Winning Director Chloé Zhao

We are happy to welcome Chloé Zhao to our roster of talented filmmakers. Zhao is a Chinese writer, director, editor, producer, and two-time Oscar® winner.  Last year, Zhao appeared on Time‘s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, on the heels of repeatedly making history as the first woman of color to win […]

News Blake Lively Directs Taylor Swift’s “I Bet You Think About Me”

We are so happy to have produced another amazing project with Taylor Swift — her very red music video “I Bet You Think About Me.” Co-written by Swift and Blake Lively, the video is Lively’s directorial debut and stars Swift alongside Miles Teller. The song is “from the vault,” featured on the just-released “Red (Taylor’s […]

News Rick Famuyiwa Directs Universal Monsters & Fortnite Mini-Series

Universal Pictures and Fortnite, Epic Games’ massive online video game, partner for We Will Be Monsters. Directed by Rick Famuyiwa, the animated four-part miniseries reimagines iconic Universal monster characters. Following the Bride of Frankenstein in a globe-trotting quest to rescue fellow monsters, the first episode premiered inside Fornite as part of their Shortnitemares Festival.  Featured […]

News Welcoming EP Cara Brophy

We are very excited to announce that Cara Brophy has joined our growing team as Executive Producer. Brophy is the second Executive Producer to join us this year, following the addition of Charlotte Woodhead over this past summer.  Cara Brophy began her career at McGarry Bowen as the company’s 10th hire. The company expanded from […]

News Rick Famuyiwa Directs “Welcome to NBA Lane”

The NBA celebrates its storied history and 75th anniversary with “Welcome to NBA Lane,” directed by Rick Famuyiwa. Michael B. Jordan stars as a bus driver who shuttles children through a fictional neighborhood inhabited by former and current NBA players including Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Bill Russell, Julius Erving, […]

News Spencer Creigh Directs Climate PSA for Science Moms

Science Moms, the Ad Council, and the Potential Energy Coalition team up to launch a nationwide PSA campaign that issues a dire warning on climate change, emphasizing that “Later is too late.” Directed by Spencer Creigh and featuring mothers who are scientists, the campaign raises awareness about the implications of climate change for children and […]

News Damien Chazelle Directs De’Longhi Global Campaign

Damien Chazelle directs De’Longhi’s new global campaign starring Brad Pitt, featuring a slice-of-life short film that follows Pitt as he journeys from coffee beans, to cup, to Perfetto. An Ad Age Editor’s Pick and featured in Adweek, Little Black Book, The Drum, and more.

News James Gray Directs EA’s “Welcome to Madden Land”

EA Sports celebrates the release of Madden 22 with “Welcome to Madden Land.” Directed by James Gray, the film stars football all-stars Tom Brady, Patrick Mahomes, and Jalen Ramsey. Watch below and read more about the film in Ad Age.

News Caroline Koning in LBB

Caroline Koning is featured in Little Black Book’s The Directors, where she chats about moving to the French countryside just before lockdown, filming her recent Nike project in Japan, and what sets one script apart from another. LBB> What elements of a script sets one apart from the other and what sort of scripts get […]

News Welcoming Rodrigo Valdes

We are happy to welcome Rodrigo Valdes to our roster of talented filmmakers. Mexican-born, LA-based director Rodrigo Valdes surprises audiences by blending his unique vision and elevated craft to create genre-bending and immersive cinematic experiences. Rodrigo nurtured his passion for filmmaking at his father’s post-production company, where he honed his talents by experimenting with color […]

News Charlotte Woodhead in Little Black Book

EP Charlotte Woodhead chats with Little Black Book about how she learned to be a producer, the triangle of great production, and being given the ability to see the bigger picture. Read her Meet Your Makers below. Charlotte Woodhead is a creative producer with an unflinching nerve. Following a theatre degree at London’s Goldsmiths College, […]

News Rick Famuyiwa Directs Nike’s “Best Day Ever”

Rick Famuyiwa directs “Best Day Ever” for Nike, and Ad Age Creativity Editor’s Pick. Bringing to life what an unlimited world of sport could be, the film is inspired by the ambitions of a new generation of athletes, who are redefining tomorrow. Featuring iconic Nike athletes including Serena Williams, Carri Richardson, with Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, with voiceover by […]

News The Malloys in Little Black Book

The Malloys discuss shooting a lot and working fast, new technologies, and how they approach new projects, in “The Directors” for Little Black Book. LBB> What elements of a script sets one apart from another and what sort of scripts get you excited to shoot them? The Malloys> The creative is always the number one […]

News Caroline Koning Directs “New Girl” for Nike

“Growing up a girl in Japan used to mean one thing. Now it can mean everything.” Caroline Koning directs Nike’s “New Girl” campaign, made with Wieden + Kennedy. Playfully reimagining growing up a girl in Japan, the film features a generation of powerful athletes and activists pushing Japan into a fairer and free future, including […]