Storyteller Jonny Mass joins RadicalMedia

1+ Jonny Mass is an exciting visual storyteller based in Los Angeles. And he has now joined RadicalMedia’s director roster He has risen quickly in the ranks of the most sought-after car directors in the industry and has branched out into directing highly cinematic films in and out of the advertising industry.   His BMW spot, … Continue reading “Storyteller Jonny Mass joins RadicalMedia”

Rebecca Baehler joins RadicalMedia’s roster

1+ Congrats to Rebecca “Bec” Baehler. RadicalMedia has announced they are adding her clean, graphic and elegant aesthetic to their directorial roster. As a director and cinematographer, she marries her visual and technical prowess to a sensitivity and passion for the concepts and ideas that animate each of her projects.  Born and raised in L.A., … Continue reading “Rebecca Baehler joins RadicalMedia’s roster”

Brian Oakes joins RadicalMedia’s roster

1+ Brian Oakes has joined RadicalMedia’s international roster for commercials. Oakes began his career in the film industry as a motion graphics designer and animator. His work first appeared in the 2006 Sundance hit Wordplay which opened the door to creating motion graphics for documentary films that include Bobby Fischer Against the World, I.O.U.S.A, These … Continue reading “Brian Oakes joins RadicalMedia’s roster”

RadicalMedia signs Bethan Seller and Quran Squire

0 Exciting news from RadicalMedia. The award-winning production company just bolstered their roster by adding on two new fantastic directors.  Bethan Seller and Quran Squire both bring dynamic new sensibilities, creativity and visions to the company. Based in the UK, Bethan Seller is a vivacious director with a talent for encouraging strong performances, subtle comedy, … Continue reading “RadicalMedia signs Bethan Seller and Quran Squire”

GAP enlists RadicalMedia’s Gálvez to relearn khakis

2+ The GAP has been fairly quiet for a long time. Once, the brand was everyone’s jam from Madonna to Spike Lee to Charlize Theron. It was “our casual chic.” While GAP is still sported by the likes of Mindy Kaling, Kate Middleton and Selena Gomez, the brand finds itself in financial trouble. Most of … Continue reading “GAP enlists RadicalMedia’s Gálvez to relearn khakis”

RadicalMedia’s Kindrick directs video from fan footage

3+ Social distancing is forcing many in the film, TV, music and advertising industries to get creative with their creative. We just reported on SNL streaming an entire 90 minutes from cast members’ homes. Now comes Radicalmedia director Will Kindrick (director of the award-winning sci-fi short film STORM) and a new fan footage based music … Continue reading “RadicalMedia’s Kindrick directs video from fan footage”

RadicalMedia’s Mills directs Grammys promo ‘Underdog’

2+ Only 2% of popular music is produced by women. Two percent. That’s terrible. RadicalMedia’s director Mollie Mills teamed with TBWA\Chiat\Day LA to create Underdog, a promo spot for The Grammys. This video highlights an all female choir performing Underdog by Alicia Keys. The choir is made up of women of all ages, colors and body … Continue reading “RadicalMedia’s Mills directs Grammys promo ‘Underdog’”

Brother, RadicalMedia announce collaboration

2+ Yesterday, Santa Monica-based RadicalMedia announced today their collaboration with Executive Producer Rich Carter and Director Theodore Melfi of Brother, a production company dedicated to crafting excellence in commercial advertising. Formed as a small creatively focused boutique company, Rich and Ted are committed to crafting long and short form content that is inspiring and socially … Continue reading “Brother, RadicalMedia announce collaboration”

RadicalMedia directors deliver ‘New Ways’ for Nowness

2+ London-based choreographer, Benjamin Milan, has collaborated with the likes of Madonna, FKA twigs, Kylie Minogue, Mykki Blanco, Zara Larsson, Taylor Swift, Teyana Taylor, among others—making a name for himself by seamlessly integrating voracious voguing styles with boundary-pushing ideas and concepts. Now, RadicalMedia’s directing duo Jonas & Julien (Jonas Hegi and Julien Simshauser), take the … Continue reading “RadicalMedia directors deliver ‘New Ways’ for Nowness”

RadicalMedia announces partnership with Spark & Riot

2+ Production studioRadicalMedia has announced an official exciting collaboration with Los Angeles-based female powered production and management company, Spark & Riot. Led by Ana de Diego, her team represents an international roster of directors and connects them with American advertising agencies to develop and produce content globally. Yes, there are other female-led production companies, but … Continue reading “RadicalMedia announces partnership with Spark & Riot”

AICP launches Mentoring Program for BIPOC

1+ The AICP’s Equity & Inclusion Committee, an integral part of the association’s commitment to facilitate real and sustainable long-term equity shifts within the industry, has unveiled plans for its new AICP Mentoring Program, which launches this month and is now accepting applications for prospective mentees.  Aimed at everyone from those just launching their careers … Continue reading “AICP launches Mentoring Program for BIPOC”

The City of Angels gets a new hell-ish production company

1+ Film production company A Fresh Face in Hell announced today its launch in Seattle and LA with production stalwart Jason Botkin in the captain’s chair. Backed by a roster of established world-class talent and suitably named for its “never say die” approach to production, A Fresh Face in Hell will provide full-service production solutions … Continue reading “The City of Angels gets a new hell-ish production company”

Austin Peters directs Rag & Bone new spring campaign

1+ That’s Austin Peters. Not to be confused with Austin Powers. Although it can confidently be stated that RadicalMedia’s Peters has created a seriously powerful new spot, starring choreographer Lil’ Buck and his wife Ali Shimatsu, for fashion brand Rag & Bone. Called “Times Change,” the effort features a magical dance routine that highlights the … Continue reading “Austin Peters directs Rag & Bone new spring campaign”

Superdoom signs director Heidi Berg

1+ Creative bureau Superdoom has signed director Heidi Berg (they/them) for U.S. commercial production out of Los Angeles, CA. This is their first commercial representation. Their work captures the ethos of major brands and entertainment properties with mind-melding cinematic narrative and magical realism, for companies including Netflix, Google, Samsung, Apple, Audi, Lexus, BMW, Mercedes, Nike … Continue reading “Superdoom signs director Heidi Berg”

Toyota unveils powerful Super Bowl LV spot

1+ While many automakers have chosen to sit out this year’s Super Bowl , we have heard that JEEP, General Motors and now Toyota will participate in the Big Game. Toyota comes with an emotional 60-second ad that shares an uplifting message of hope and strength. Fuelled by the power of a family’s love, ‘Upstream’ … Continue reading “Toyota unveils powerful Super Bowl LV spot”

Golden Globes announce nominees for 78th show

1+ The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has announced the nominees for the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Six-time Golden Globe winner Sarah Jessica Parker and Golden Globe winner Taraji P. Henson announced the nominees. For the first time in the history of the Golden Globes, the nominations were announced virtually, following the current safety … Continue reading “Golden Globes announce nominees for 78th show”

72andSunny Strengthens Creative with GCD Florence

1+ 72andSunny has announced the addition of group creative director, Sherina Florence, to its roster. Sherina joins the team after two years at Ogilvy, New York working as the brand lead of Instagram global and Unilever brands. During her time she also collaborated with the Roots to create new music and directed films for both … Continue reading “72andSunny Strengthens Creative with GCD Florence”

New CSAA campaign from Deloitte Digital’s Heat

2+ Deloitte Digital’s Heat has released a new campaign directed by RadicalMedia’s Dave Meyers for CSAA Insurance Group. “Goodbye Insurance, Hello InsurAAAnce.” The agency found that while many consumers don’t like insurance providers, they love AAA. This led to the creation of InsurAAAnce, a new brand platform that makes it impossible to forget that AAA … Continue reading “New CSAA campaign from Deloitte Digital’s Heat”

Waka waka CA Lottery introduces Pac-Man Scratchers

2+ Pull out your neon leg warmers, track suits and fanny packs, and rock out to Tears for Fears and a Flock of Seagulls. California Lottery is giving us something to look forward to – by taking us back to the carefree and colorful 80s. Get ready for Pac-Man. Created by David&Goliath, California Lottery’s latest … Continue reading “Waka waka CA Lottery introduces Pac-Man Scratchers”

Haymaker names Sorrentino EP/Director of LA facility

2+ Award-winning Swedish visual effects studio, Haymaker, has expanded its U.S. operations and opened a new facility in Los Angeles. Haymaker CEO and lead VFX supervisor Alex Hansson has named Leslie Sorrentino as executive producer and director of new business for the Los Angeles office.  Sorrentino is a multiple Clio and an Emmy Award-winning advertising … Continue reading “Haymaker names Sorrentino EP/Director of LA facility”