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RALLY RIDBERG LANDS AT OUTSIDER.
29 June 2021

Enigmatic and whip-smart filmmaker Rally Ridberg has joined Outsider for commercial representation.

Ridberg once flirted with a career in law, but - to the relief of executive producer Simon Elborne - film ultimately won out. The pair's first collaboration is a wry look at the vagaries of social distancing; a concept now seared into our collective consciousness.


Samuel Williams and Jake Davies prove a great double act as they debate whether it's two metres minimum or two metres maximum apart. Those who never leave the house without a tape measure will appreciate Ridberg's take on pandemic living.

His insightful storytelling is also evident in online short film 'Straight Faces', which skewers homophobia and toxic masculinity in twisty, graphic fashion. It's a strong calling card, and one that bodes well for Ridberg's forays into commercials and feature films.


Fancy the cut of Rally Ridberg's jib? Then call Outsider's Si Elborne on 020 7636 6666 or email si@outsider.tv.

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