Agency Dell Blue Welcomes Senior Creative Lead Editor Jason Uson

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Dell Blue, the internal creative agency for Dell, has added Jason Uson as Senior Lead Creative Editor. An award-winning editor, he has worked on commercials, online content, films, and documentaries for such clients as Zales, Southwest Airlines, Nike, Budweiser, Walgreens, and Harpo Films. More recently, at Dell Blue, he cut a campaign for Alienware, directed by Tony Kaye. Uson is …

ArtClass Signs Director Shahana Khan

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Bicoastal production company ArtClass has signed director Shahana Khan for commercials and branded content in the U.S. With a filmmaking background spanning live-action, creative direction and visual effects, Khan brings a multidisciplinary perspective to the director’s chair. Her recent credits include music videos for Kingdom, Maluca, Michah James and Poolside, which have garnered acclaim in Paper Magazine, Teen Vogue, Pitchfork and Jezebel. Khan’s …

Laundry Creates Retro Animations for TCM Guest Programming with Julie Andrews

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Design, animation & production company Laundry recently collaborated with Turner Classic Movies (TCM) on animations for an interstitial program with actress Julie Andrews, who reflects on her Hollywood years and speaks about her new book, “Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years.” Several of Andrews’ most notable films, “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” “Victor/Victoria,” and “The Americanization of Emily,” as well …

Bradley Tangonan Directs Suboi’s “Bet On Me” Music Video

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REVERSE‘s Bradley Tangonan recently directed “Bet On Me,” the latest music video from Suboi. Suboi, a rapper on the verge of motherhood, escapes from the chaos of Saigon to experience freedom and transformation in the forests, villages, and temples of rural Vietnam. Part-fiction and part-documentary, this music film marks a new chapter in the life and work of Vietnam’s “queen …

Hooligan Dispatches: Celebrate the Golden Age of Documentaries at DOC NYC

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Here’s a recent excerpt from a post by Hooligan Editor Alejandro Delgado on the company blog, “Dispatches.” Encompassing compelling stories, characters, and the magic of cinema, it’s no wonder documentary storytelling is surging into the mainstream and captivating audiences like never before. From feature-length Oscar winners like “Free Solo” to binge-worthy series like “Making a Murder,” streaming entertainment giants like …

Production & Post Boutique Destro Launches in LA

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Industry veterans Drew Neujahr, Sean McAllen, and Shane McAllen have partnered to form Destro, a live-action and post-production boutique based in Los Angeles. Destro has already developed and produced an original documentary series, “SEED,” which profiles artists and innovators across a range of disciplines. In addition, the team has recently worked on projects for Google, Nintendo, and Michelin. With the launch …

Dell Blue Creates Visceral Spot For Alienware

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Dell Blue, the internal creative agency for Dell, recently created a :60 spot for Alienware, a provider of premium gaming laptops and desktops. Centered around the tagline “Everything Counts,” the spot features a cast of real-life gamers headlined by Yiliang “Peter” Peng a.k.a. Doublelift, a professional League of Legends player who currently plays for esports organization Team Liquid. In addition, …

REVERSE Signs Director Mike Matthews For US Representation

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Bicoastal production company REVERSE has signed Mike Matthews for U.S. representation. A commercial director with experience in food and performance, Matthews has directed for Asda, Bertolli, Coca-Cola, Laphroaig, Lipton, the BBC, and Woolworths Australia. He has also helmed a number of TV projects with chef Jamie Oliver. Read more in Ad Age, Shots, and Studio Daily!

CNN Partners with Compadre for 2020 Election Package

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For its 2020 election coverage, CNN recently turned to creative marketing agency Compadre to develop a promotional system that would simplify the election landscape for viewers, as well as the graphic tools for CNN’s internal teams to easily adapt and implement over the next 15 months.  The package premiered during the lead-up to the first Democratic debate and will continue …