Biden Campaign enlists Nice Shoes for campaign success

Creative production studio Nice Shoes announced today its creative involvement in Joe Biden’s presidential election campaign. The studio formed a small, dedicated team of artists and producers to handle post production for the crucial final stretch of the Biden campaign, beginning with a series of films at the Democratic National Convention and continuing right up … Continue reading “Biden Campaign enlists Nice Shoes for campaign success”

Nice Shoes welcomes Juan Delcan as Creative Director

Creative studio Nice Shoes is excited to announce the signing of  independent director / creative director Juan Delcan to its roster of talented creative directors. With over 20 years of filmmaking experience, Juan has acted as creative lead or directed video games,  commercials, visual graphics, interactive installations, poetry adaptations and concert direction. Juan began his career working … Continue reading “Nice Shoes welcomes Juan Delcan as Creative Director”

JK Carrington likes the fit of Nice Shoes

NYC-based creative studio Nice Shoes has signed editor JK Carrington (she/her) for representation as part of its recently-launched editorial division. Boasting a diverse portfolio of editing and sound design work for brands and agencies–and credits across the broadcast media, documentary and advertising industries–she informs her passion for creative storytelling with her extensive arts and design … Continue reading “JK Carrington likes the fit of Nice Shoes”

Nice Shoes adds CD Adam Liebowitz

NYC-based creative studio Nice Shoes has announced the hire of Adam Liebowitz as Creative Director of Editorial, marking the official launch of a dedicated creative editorial division, with a roster of editorial talent led by Executive Producer Tara Holmes. Liebowitz comes to Nice Shoes after two decades at his own successful editorial studio, Go Robot! … Continue reading “Nice Shoes adds CD Adam Liebowitz”

Nice Shoes adds colorist Yulia Bulashenko

Creative studio Nice Shoes has expanded its Toronto location, adding colorist Yulia Bulashenko. She brings over seven years of experience as a freelance colorist, working worldwide across on projects with such top global clients as Nike, Volkswagen, MTV, Toyota, Diesel, Uniqlo, Uber, Adidas and Zara, among numerous others. Her passion for cinema and photography is … Continue reading “Nice Shoes adds colorist Yulia Bulashenko”

The Telly Awards launch 43rd call for entries

The Telly Awards, the world’s largest award honoring excellence in video and television across all screens, is celebrating a reinvigorated content creation community and the power of storytelling by kicking off its 43rd annual call for entries.  In response to an unprecedented time in which companies and creators have retooled their offerings and workflows, representation is … Continue reading “The Telly Awards launch 43rd call for entries”

Commercial Directing Film School PSA deepens commitment to mentorship

A new PSA called “Mentors” juxtaposes two scenarios involving the game of chess: one stark and foreboding, in which black pieces knock one another off the board, and a brighter, more hopeful vision of a Black mentor and mentee playing the game in the light of day. Produced by Commercial Directing Film School and directed … Continue reading “Commercial Directing Film School PSA deepens commitment to mentorship”

Fallon creates intimate portrayals of hockey fans in new NHL work for Disney

You know hockey is not for everyone. And the authentic new work from Fallon for the NHL on ESPN and ESPN+, as well as ABC and Hulu, not only shares that sentiment, it embraces it. The creative debuted last night during ESPN’s coverage of Monday Night Football and will run across Disney’s owned and other … Continue reading “Fallon creates intimate portrayals of hockey fans in new NHL work for Disney”

Gold Bond: Cut+Run’s Grover does not drop the “ball”

Let’s just say this new Gold Bond spot could not have been done without balls on at least one of the creative’s parts. “Schweaty” ones to be exact. The leading skincare brand recently debuted an irreverent new national TV and social campaign to tout its iconic body and foot powder products. Part of Gold Bond’s … Continue reading “Gold Bond: Cut+Run’s Grover does not drop the “ball””

Gillette throws it back to 1989 with Deion Sanders

It’s #ThrowbackThursday so why not a “Throw Back” spot? Tonight is the NFL Draft night and Gillette and agency Grey, are throwing it back to 1989 and paying homage to NFL legend Deion Sanders. In this iconic football moment, he showed the world what confidence looks like, the epitome of his motto ‘Look Good, Game … Continue reading “Gillette throws it back to 1989 with Deion Sanders”

USPS discovers new routes with McCann

Business is changing. The United States Postal Service (USPS) is changing with it, so we can serve businesses and their customers right when they need it. The Postal Service, an essential federal service, is part of the nation’s critical infrastructure, delivering mail and packages to every home and business in the United States. USPS deliveries … Continue reading “USPS discovers new routes with McCann”

SXSW: A reunion for ‘Introducing Selma Blair’

Enjoying its World Premiere at South by Southwest 2021 in the Documentary Feature Competition is Introducing, Selma Blair, a deeply intimate and raw portrait of the actress after she is diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and makes a valiant, risky effort to try to slow the progression of her disease. The film marks the feature doc … Continue reading “SXSW: A reunion for ‘Introducing Selma Blair’”

For IWD, Groove Guild releases new music video

Launching in celebration of International Women’s Day (March 8), NYC-based music agency Groove Guild is releasing a bouncy new music video for Machines A.T.O.’s “Like Girls” track ft. Kali J. championing the infinite possibilities and potential of tomorrow’s most sensational successes: girls. The video features a variety of young girls unapologetically owning their unique talents … Continue reading “For IWD, Groove Guild releases new music video”

Joseph R. Biden Jr. sworn in as 46th President of the U.S.

On a slightly snowy day in January, as has been done every four years since 1789, a President took the sacred oath of office. This time it was Joseph R. Biden Jr., who was sworn in Wednesday afternoon, becoming the 46th President of the United States. Kamala Harris was sworn in as the 49th Vice … Continue reading “Joseph R. Biden Jr. sworn in as 46th President of the U.S.”

Ogilvy bolsters creative team with key hires

Ogilvy is bolstering the creative and technology teams in its flagship New York office with several new hires and promotions. WeiWei Dong and Isaac Silverglate have joined the agency as global executive creative directors on Instagram, which named Ogilvy its lead agency partner in 2019, while Della Mathew has been promoted to executive creative director. … Continue reading “Ogilvy bolsters creative team with key hires”

Watch Avocados Super Bowl spot w/ Molly Ringwald

No more teases. Energy BBDO and Avocados from Mexico have released the full :30-second spot which will run on the Super Bowl and a :60-second version which will run online on YouTube. Both star Sixteen Candles, Pretty in Pink and Riverdale star, Molly Ringwald. Titled “The Avocados From Mexico Shopping Network,” it’s a spin-off of your … Continue reading “Watch Avocados Super Bowl spot w/ Molly Ringwald”

Fallon works out with John Cena for Michelob ULTRA

With the Super Bowl coming fast and furious this weekend most brands, some have taken a pause due to Kobe Bryant’s tragic death, are rolling out their teasers and spots to showcase the $5.6 million they have paid for a :30-second slot. Now Michelob ULTRA and agency FCB New York are presenting theirs featuring Tonight … Continue reading “Fallon works out with John Cena for Michelob ULTRA”

Molly Ringwald returns in second Avocados teaser

It seems just like yesterday we reported on Energy BBDO’s comical new teaser for client, Avocados from Mexico Super Bowl spot. In fact, it was actually Tuesday that we saw Pretty in Pink and Sixteen Candle star Molly Ringwald pampering the star of the upcoming sixth Super Bowl commercial from Avocados From Mexico’s (AFM). Today, to continue … Continue reading “Molly Ringwald returns in second Avocados teaser”

Ringwald puts best fruit forward in Super Bowl teaser

Instead of pretty in pink, Golden Globe-nominated actress, Molly Ringwald, is going to be alluring in avocado. For the second year running, Avocados From Mexico’s big game campaign was developed with creative agency partner Energy BBDO. Avocados From Mexico (AFM) today announced in their first teaser, titled “Tiara,” that they’ve partnered with Ringwald for their … Continue reading “Ringwald puts best fruit forward in Super Bowl teaser”

Squeak E. Clean adds producer Nick Doering

International creative audio network Squeak E. Clean Studios has added Nick Doering as a Producer out of their New York Studio. Doering will leverage his expertise spanning both the creative and business sides of music production to facilitate creative collaborations between Squeak E. Clean Studios’ slate of award-winning composers, sound designers and more, and clients … Continue reading “Squeak E. Clean adds producer Nick Doering”