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A SPANIER IN THE WORKS AT CMN PPL FLMS.
26 April 2022

Who the fuck is Grant Spanier? Don’t worry, DAVID hasn't gone off the deep end—it's just the name of director and photographer Grant Spanier's website. This colourful URL is just one of the reasons Common People Films swooped for the multi-talented Californian.

He brings an accomplished reel to his new home, as well as a deep love of UK culture: "I've always had an eye toward the types of films, brands, and collaborators Europe (and especially the UK) has to offer. As a longtime appreciator of the British Arrows and British sensibilities in general, I've always dreamt of getting the chance to direct those types of commercial scripts."


After a rich spell that's produced work for the likes of Adidas and K Camp, Spanier feels CMN PPL are the right company at the right time: "With global campaign work under my belt and increasingly higher-profile opportunities, it's really the perfect time to join this film family across the pond. We share both an overflowing enthusiasm for filmmaking and a level of taste that will no doubt lead to some lovely work together."

Suffice it to say, executive producer Emily Crofton-Atkins has high hopes for her US import: "Stunning work: visual, exciting, sensual, cool... what's not to like! We couldn't be more excited to start working with him." She's also arranged a more family-friendly web address for him, just in case.


Reckon Grant Spanier would suit your next project? Then ring Danielle Coles on 020 3951 0999 or email danielle@commonpeoplefilms.com.

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