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Video
Honne 'Coastal Love' by Danilo Parra

Documentary and music video director Danilo Parra has delivered this stylish video for Coastal Love, for up-and-coming British duo Honne. It's a lovely, surreal music video that involves smuggling, fashion models, and sea slugs.

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Melody Gardot 'Preacherman' by Calum Macdiarmid

Calum Macdiarmid has directed this stirring, beautiful film for Melody Gardot’s new single Preacherman – taken from her forthcoming album The Current Man –  inspired by the racially motivated murder of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old boy who was killed in 1955, 60 years ago this August.

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Ben Khan '1000' by Yoni Lappin

Yoni Lappin's multi-layered, leftfield and deadpan promo for Ben Khan's 1000, finds the singer in a waiting room with a beautiful lady where all manner of oddness occurs - bleeding statues, moving floors and an uncontrollable urge to dance.

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The Charlatans 'Let The Good Times Be Never Ending' by Libby Burke Wilde

A few months ago Libby Burke Wilde joined The Charlatans in Italy to shoot the video for So Oh, and Libby Burke Wilde recently reunited with the band on their recent Japanese tour to make their video for Let The Good Times Be Never Ending.

Shooting in Osaka, Libby combines footage from the Charlatans live show with shots of the band out and about in the city.

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Q&A
The Questionnaire: Craig Moore

With a run of successful videos last year, particularly two huge view-magnets for Sigma, Craig Moore became a new force among London-based pop video directors, and won an MVA to boot. He's now had a great start to 2015 too, with his videos for Tough Love, Conor Maynard and Ella Eyre. Born and raised in South Africa, Craig directed TV in Johannesburg before heading to London.

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News
Four nods for Iron Sky at 2015 D&AD Awards

Daniel Wolfe's video for Paolo Nutini's Iron Sky has been recognised in four categories at the 2015 D&AD Awards, while David Wilson, DANIELS, Fleur & Manu and Sia & Daniel Askill are other directors with multiple honours among the 19 Pencils handed down by the Music Video Jury after their deliberations this week.

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Playlist
New Directors - Spring 2015

A sizeable number of new directors have already featured on Promo News this year - so here's a playlist of just some of array of new talent that's caught our eye.

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  • Prettybird
  • Gas&Electric
  • East London Studios
  • Cut+Run
  • Marisa Garner Associates
  • A+
  • Matter
  • Luti Media
  • Division
  • The Quarry
  • Okay Studio
  • Bears Calling
  • Stink
  • Forever Pictures
  • Passion Pictures
  • Bullion Productions
  • NTSH London
  • Radar Music Videos
  • Joyrider
  • Tom's Music Videos Of Doom
  • Work
  • Black Dog Films
  • Nice Polite default banner
  • Homespun
  • Friend
  • COMPULSORY
  • Defunct Films
  • Las Bandas Be Brave
  • Doomsday Entertainment
  • London Alley UK
  • CANADA
  • Knucklehead
  • Trunk default banner
  • Good Company
  • Thomas English
  • Somesuch & Co
  • Mastermind Media
  • HSI London
  • Kode Media
  • Free Agent UK
  • OB Management
  • Chief Productions
  • Everything is Okay
  • Blur Producciones
  • Strange Beast
  • EPiK Music Videos
  • FAMILIA
  • BLVD Industries
  • Solab
  • Wanda Productions
  • Able & Baker
  • Caviar
  • Uncanny Films
  • Burning Reel
  • Lock It In
  • Vision Film Co
  • Riff Raff Films
  • Colonel Blimp