Netflix, Wondros celebrate young African filmmakers

Heard of the The Ikorodu Bois? After watching Netflix’s Fans Make the Movies you will. The instantly likable boys are a group of brothers and one cousin from Lagos, Nigeria who “swede” (a shot-for-shot remake of an existing film) their favorite movie trailers in their free time. Their style is both charming and inimitable – employing … Continue reading “Netflix, Wondros celebrate young African filmmakers”

RBL Spotlight: Wondros director Tamika Miller

Editor’s Note: “The Reel Black List” is our annual spotlight of brothers and sisters in the worlds of advertising, film, TV, music, radio and media who are making a difference through their contributions and creativity on a daily basis. For the next 29 days, you will be able to celebrate wonderful human beings, like Wondros Director Tamika … Continue reading “RBL Spotlight: Wondros director Tamika Miller”

Wondros welcomes Ondrea Barbe to diverse roster

Led by Senior Executive Producer Danielle Peretz, Wondros Collective has welcomed beauty & lifestyle Director/Photographer Ondrea Barbe. Ondrea joins the diverse Wondros Collective directorial roster, which includes filmmakers & storytellers Jesse Dylan, The Cronenweths, Lee Farber, Stephan Malik, Tamika Miller, Riess|Hill and Lacey Uhlemeyer. “Ondrea is a prolific beauty and lifestyle Director and Photographer who captures … Continue reading “Wondros welcomes Ondrea Barbe to diverse roster”

Wondros Collective Director Lee Farber’s PSA Campaign

Wondros Collective and Emmy Award-winning Director Lee Farber shot an extensive PSA campaign for Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C) and Rally Health earlier this year. Entitled “Make The Healthy Call,” the new spots raise awareness for cancer prevention and screening. Launched this fall, but rolling out into 2021, the new campaign features celebrated sports casters … Continue reading “Wondros Collective Director Lee Farber’s PSA Campaign”

Wondros Collective welcomes The Cronenweths

Sr. Executive Producer Danielle Peretz of Wondros Collective continues to expand the talent roster for the commercial/branded content division. This summer, she welcomes The Cronenweths (Tim & Jeff Cronenweth) to the team. “The Cronenweths bring a wealth of experience with them, and we’re elated they’ve joined the Wondros family,” says Jesse Dylan, Founder of Wondros. “Their combined background in … Continue reading “Wondros Collective welcomes The Cronenweths”

Tamika Miller signs with Wondros Collective

Wondros Collective’s Executive Producer Danielle Peretz continues to expand the commercial/branded content division’s Directorial roster with the signing of Director Tamika Miller this summer. Miller is a Los Angeles-based commercial and film Director who began her career as a Line Producer for high-profile music videos and television commercials including major brands such as Bank of America, Target, … Continue reading “Tamika Miller signs with Wondros Collective”

Wondros welcomes filmmaker Lacey Uhlemeyer

Wondros Collective’s Executive Producer Danielle Peretz continues to expand the commercial/branded content division’s Directorial roster with the signing of Filmmaker Lacey Uhlemeyer. In the New Year, Uhlemeyer shot a second commercial campaign for Amazon, this time via Wondros Collective. Additionally, she has just completed her first short film City of Widows, which is destined for the festival circuit.   “We are continuing to build out our roster with Directors who can work across all genres and categories,” … Continue reading “Wondros welcomes filmmaker Lacey Uhlemeyer”

Comedy director Lee Farber joins Wondros Commercials

After joining Wondros in Fall 2019, Executive Producer Danielle Peretz has been on a mission — to expand the commercial/branded content division’s Directorial roster in a thoughtful way. “Our focus is on strong storytelling,” she notes, ”and finding Directors who can work across all genres and categories.”  One such filmmaker and storyteller is Emmy Award-winning … Continue reading “Comedy director Lee Farber joins Wondros Commercials”

Wondros adds Stephan Malik to directorial roster

Led by Danielle Peretz, Wondros’ new Executive Producer of the commercial/branded content division, the company has welcomed the multi-disciplinary commercial and film Director Stephan Malik. For Peretz, who is currently working on expanding Wondros’ directorial roster for the new year, Stephan is a true artist, a craftsman who prides himself on perfection and the quality of … Continue reading “Wondros adds Stephan Malik to directorial roster”

Wondros names Danielle Peretz EP

Congrats are in order for Wondros’ Danielle Peretz as she has been named new Executive Producer of the company’s commercial/branded content division. Founder/CEO/Creative Director Jesse Dylan made the announcement today. Dylan, who oversees a directorial roster of himself, Henry Littlechild, Riess|Hill, Sean Thonson and Jeff Yeats, believes Peretz is the right choice to lead the … Continue reading “Wondros names Danielle Peretz EP”

AMC Theatres launches $25m+ campaign directed by Cronenweth Bros

AMC Theatres has announced a historic, unprecedented $25+ million national advertising campaign across the United States to remind movie lovers that Hollywood’s stories are enjoyed in their best light – with a seamless, communal, multi-sensory experience – at AMC. The message of the campaign is simple but clear: “AMC Theatres. We Make Movies Better.” This … Continue reading “AMC Theatres launches $25m+ campaign directed by Cronenweth Bros”

m ss ng p eces: Kelly Martin joins as Executive Producer

Bicoastal production studio m ss ng p eces today announced the hiring of Kelly Martin as Executive Producer, based in Los Angeles. A skilled producer with extensive international experience, Martin has worked across commercials, branded content, live events, and long-form documentary projects. Martin joins m ss ng p eces following two years as Head of … Continue reading “m ss ng p eces: Kelly Martin joins as Executive Producer”

ArtClass: Director Lacy Uhlemeyer joins roster

Lacey Uhlemeyer has joined bicoastal production company ArtClass as a director for US commercial and branded content representation. Uhlemeyer is known for directing humanity-focused stories for brands — from Nike’s International Women’s Day spot to Amazon’s Brand Truth campaign. A former journalist who has filmed in more than 18 countries, she is passionate about creating content that … Continue reading “ArtClass: Director Lacy Uhlemeyer joins roster”

Bateman, Kaling question life in Hyundai Tucson

Asking questions is at the heart of making things great, and Hyundai is tapping into this mindset for its creative marketing campaign for the all-new 2022 Tucson. “Questions are the key to making things great and we questioned every detail and assumption when developing the all-new 2022 Tucson,” said Angela Zepeda, CMO, Hyundai Motor America. “We used that … Continue reading “Bateman, Kaling question life in Hyundai Tucson”

Teleflora pays homage to Mom in new campaign

This Mother’s Day, Teleflora is paying homage to Mom in its new campaign, “Drawn to Mom,” by spotlighting the past year from a child’s perspective, and through their drawings. From “going to work” with Mom every day to Mom “going to school” with her kids, and the many snacks in between, Teleflora spotlights how having their … Continue reading “Teleflora pays homage to Mom in new campaign”

AICP launches Mentoring Program for BIPOC

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 to … Continue reading “AICP launches Mentoring Program for BIPOC”

New ‘Back to the Future’ series comes to discovery+

If you have been jonesing for a Back to the Future update, which filmmaker Robert Zemeckis will not allow, you’re in luck. Emmy Award-winning Writer & Director Lee Farber of Wondros Collective wrote & directed the new series Expedition: Back To The Future for the Discovery Channel, which debuts on Monday, March 15th on discovery+. … Continue reading “New ‘Back to the Future’ series comes to discovery+”

m ss ng p eces adds director Annie Saunders

Our friends at m ss ng p eces today announced that they have signed director and live artist Annie Saunders to their immersive roster for commercial representation in the U.S.  Led by Mike Woods, the m ss ng p eces immersive roster is responsible for some of the industry’s most forward-thinking work in experiential and … Continue reading “m ss ng p eces adds director Annie Saunders”

Florence adds Alli Maxwell as Executive Producer

Florence, the LA-based creative studio and production company formerly known as Whitelist, has welcomed Alli Maxwell to their diverse family of creators as Executive Producer. Maxwell has defined herself as a multidisciplinary leader through her creative and executive producing career, which has spanned the globe for more than a decade. A look at her well-crafted … Continue reading “Florence adds Alli Maxwell as Executive Producer”

Sean Thonson directs Travelocity’s “Wander Wisely”

A world traveler and adventurer, Wondros Collective’s Director/Director of Photography Sean Thonson traveled to Panama this past fall to shoot the newest campaign from Expedia-owned Travelocity, featuring its ever-popular Roaming Gnome Mascot. Thonson is the perfect fit for the “Wish You Were Here” series of spots of the iconic “Wander Wisely” campaign from Austin, TX … Continue reading “Sean Thonson directs Travelocity’s “Wander Wisely””