David Reviews

 "You're not an artist, Peggy. You solve problems." Don Draper.

FOUR NEW FACES AT WHO WOT WHY.
19 October 2021

Senior creatives Alex Bingham and Conrad Swanson and creatives Josh Fidell and Bella Owen have joined Who Wot Why.

Messrs Bingham and Swanson are straight into the mix after leaving Anomaly London, while Fidell and Owen of RAPP arrive on November 15th. Suffice it to say that Who Wot Why relish the extra creative firepower.

Executive creative director Ben Walker says: "We love Conrad and Alex's thoughtfulness, energy and fearlessness. They are going to be wonderful additions helping shape the agency as we grow in this exciting time."


Who Wot Why produce some of the very best work out there. What's to come? We'll just have to wait and see.

 ”

Bingham and Swanson are equally stoked: "We can't wait to embrace the Who Wot Why culture. We can't wait to learn from the best creative minds in the business. We can't wait to make the best work of our careers."

And what do fellow newcomers Fidell and Owen make of their new home? "Who Wot Why produce some of the very best work out there. So, when we were asked by Ben, Sean Thompson, and Matt Gooden to join the talented creative department, it was a given! What's to come? We'll just have to wait and see."

For both them and Walker, the countdown to November 15th is on: "We've had our eye on Bella and Josh for a while. They are smart beyond their years, ambitious and full of energy. We can’t wait to welcome them."

To learn more about Who Wot Why's enhanced offer, visit the agency's website or ring 07535 647 784.

Stories

FRESH FILM ADD EMMA MIRANDA MOORE

Fresh Film have added astute director Emma Miranda Moore to their roster.


SCÉAL JOIN CURATE FILMS.

Irish filmmaking duo Mark Daly and Lorraine Nolan (aka Scéal) have joined Curate Films for commercial representation.


HELLO LOVE DOUBLE THEIR PLEASURE.

Directors Arthur Valverde and João Rito have bolstered the ranks at Hello Love.


AMELIA HASHEMI JOINS MINDSEYE.

The new year has brought a new director to MindsEye in the form of Amelia Hashemi.


CAMILA ZAPIOLA PARTNERS WITH STINK.

Argentine comedy director Camila Zapiola has joined Stink for representation in the US, Brazil, Asia, and the Czech Republic.


BFI: AROUND JAPAN WITH A CAMERA.

Music production agency Goldstein play a key role in the British Film Institute's new Tokinokawa installation.


FILM KLAXON: TORN

Fresh Film's Max Lowe directs a feature-length documentary about the death of his father Alex.


CURATE ENLIST LUCY BLAKSTAD.

Award-winning filmmaker Lucy Blakstad has joined Curate for commercial representation.


ELENA DE PALMA IS TENTHREE AT LAST.

tenthree have completed the signing of Elena De Palma to their editing roster.


FILM KLAXON: MARK ALBISTON'S DATSUN.

To describe a car as a character may be trite, but it applies to Sweetshop director Mark Albiston’s new short film.


FRIEND LONDON WELCOME ALEX GARGOT.

Spanish filmmaker Alex Gargot has joined FRIEND London’s music video roster.


HENRY OLIVER JOINS MINDSEYE

MindsEye have added director Henry Oliver to their promo wing for representation.


TV KLAXON: CAVIAR'S JODY HILL DIRECTS THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES.

Dysfunctional TV families are all the rage right now (cough—Succession—cough), so it’s a good time for season two for The Righteous Gemstones to appear.


THREE-NIL TO THE MILL.

The Mill have three new directors in their midst: Rauri Cantelo, Nevil Bernard, and Tim Fox.


TV KLAXON: CRIME.

76 Ltd director James Strong likes a one-word title. After Liar and Vigil comes Crime, a six-part adaptation of Irvine Welsh's novel of the same name.


FRIENDS ELECTRIC PLAY THE FRAME GAME.

Danish motion design studio Frame have completed their move to Friends Electric.


IT'S TAOS/S FOR RATTLING STICK.

Siblings Aaron and Winston Tao aka taos/s have joined the UK directing roster at Rattling Stick.


FILM KLAXON: THE IMPATIENT MAN

A new comedy short from director Louis Norton shows not everyone embraced mindfulness and stoicism during lockdown.


AMBITIOUS START-UP CREATORS INC OPENS IN LONDON

Jani Guest's ambitious venture Creators Inc has flung open its London doors.


TV KLAXON: 'THE HOUSE' BY NEXUS STUDIOS

Fans of David Olusoga's A House Through Time have a stop-motion-animated treat in store.


FREDDIE LEYDEN HEADS TO THE VISIONARIES

The Visionaries have added discerning director Freddie Leyden to their ranks for representation on a freelance basis.


ABSOLUTE SCORE THREE.

Patrick Keogh, Rasel Hussain, and Risto Puukko have joined the CG wing at Absolute.


CHARLIE MORETON JOINS THE ASSEMBLY ROOMS

The Assembly Rooms have added editor Charlie Moreton to their esteemed roster.


MISSING LINK FILMS SIGN ABENA TAYLOR-SMITH.

Up-and-coming director Abena Taylor-Smith has commercials in her sights as part of the Missing Link Films roster.


RIFF RAFF FILMS ENLIST TANU MUIÑO.

In-form promo director Tanu Muiño has completed her move to Riff Raff Films for UK/Dutch representation.


Stories

Address: Woodbourne House, Seven Sisters, Lenzie, G66 3AW. Telephone: +44 141 776 7766. Editor: Jason Stone.