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THE CORNER SHOP NAB VINCENT RENÉ-LORTIE.
26 November 2021

The Corner Shop have signed director Vincent René-Lortie for work in the UK, the US, and the Netherlands.

Anna Hashmi and Chia Tucker's global talent search brought them to Montreal, Canada, where they found a rising talent with a beanie and a beard. He also has an engrossing showreel to boot.


"Vincent's proven talent for spotting what makes a great idea and outright commitment to craft was a crucial draw," Tucker says. "But above all, it is fundamentally how his films made me feel that sealed it. I feel privileged to support him make even more extraordinary work."


All my discussions with Chia and Anna have proven that they are so committed to the craft of film, its artistry, and process.

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And what does the man of the hour think about all this? "All my discussions with Chia and Anna have proven that they are so committed to the craft of film, its artistry, and process. But above all, their human and honest values are felt through all their projects, which is really important to me."


The Canadian also has commercial success in his sights: "I feel that I am only at the beginning of my directorial career in the advertising world and I can't wait to be able to learn and create alongside their team. I am honored to join the wonderful family of The Corner Shop."

Reckon Vincent René-Lortie is your man? Then drop The Corner Shop's Chia Tucker a line via chia@thecornershop.tv or call 07960 852 852.

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