Booked by Greek ad agency The Newtons Laboratory to shoot a 'responsible gaming' commercial for OPAP, the Greek lottery. The prod. co. was Boo Productions. It's a fun role-reversal story.
I have made four new films in The MUTE Series, my deadpan collection of 1 — 2 minute films that adhere to three strict rules: no dialogue, no camera movement and using only one shot. They're going live on the web on 15 June.
Shot an extensive campaign for SMYTHS TOY SUPERSTORE out of London prod co. 76 Ltd for the ad agency TBWA Manchester. It's a bit like Toy Story without the animation! Here's the centrepiece brand ad. Interesting to work with toys after my experience with puppets on my Thunderbirds DVLA commercial. If only they were as controllable as human beings...
Directed two MEGAFON spots for Leo Burnett Moscow. Shot in Zagreb, one of the ads features rising star of Croatian cinema, Goran Bogdan. Watch the first one above.
Booked by Park Production, Moscow, to direct an ad for MTS MOBILE phones featuring the well-known Russian celebrity Dmitry Nagiev in a fun send up of retro Soviet tastes. Agency was BBDO Moscow.
Directed a KNORR SOUP commercial in Poland for Lowe Warsaw through Oto Film. Features a dancing General. Click on the image to view it.
Shot some amusing Film Four idents for JAMESON WHISKEY in a beautiful Georgian house off Brick Lane in London for ad agency TBWA London. There's eight of them in all. Here's one of them.
Directed a COCA-COLA commercial for PromoSeven, Cairo. It's the first part of a "Doses of Fun" campaign. Check it out above.