The latest from Promo News
Everyday instances are caught by Laura Coulson for Lil Silva's Mabel as she follows a group of school children in this candid promo.
Love is the theme, exercised in the ordinary – whether that's represented by signed school leaver shirts, playing football, or remembering those not with us.
Joe Alexander's video for Cyril Hahn & Javeon's Breaking – the latest in a series of promos for international online retailer SSENSE commissioned by System Magazine – is suitably breezy and fashion-forward, featuring some supercool boys in head-turning gear.
Interpol's monochrome performance, directed by band frontman Paul Banks and Sophia Peer is intercut with jawdropping surfer footage in the video for All The Rage Back Home.
The energy of the musical performance and the surfing (the footage coming from a number of sources) play off each other, and the dark tones of both bring them together. The effect is mesmerizing.
Swamps, strippers, alligators, racoons, guns, gifs and gospel... We head way down south to New Orleans to hang with some fun-loving homeboys in Bob Harlow's high octane, white-knuckle ride on behalf of Jake Bugg for There's A Beast And We All Feed It.
And the bayou looks an appealing but really quite dangerous place... here's Bob's fiercer director's cut.
Berlin-based directing duo Wolf and Lamm have joined HSI London for music videos and commercial representation in the UK.
Wolf & Lamm are Joffrey Jans and Kai Kurve, who have directed stylish, sexy, distinctively art directed promos for Wanklemut ft. John Lamonica, Lexy & K-Paul, Parov Stelar feat. Marvin Gaye, and ads for Schleck Druff and L'Amour Noir.
Lily Allen and director Chris Sweeney celebrate the singer's life spent attending the Glastonbury Festival in a nostalgic look back in Chris' video for As Long As I've Got You.
Intercutting old photographs of the singer with friends and family and new footage filmed this year, Chris draws on Lily's playful side as we see her singing and dancing around the mammoth campsite...
Eoin Glaister turns to the world of dressage to visually explore the complexities of courtship on horseback in his promo for I Cant Figure You Out by London electronic funksters Hugh.
Glaister casts real life dressage darlings - newly weds Charlie and Abi Hutton - as he captures the couple teasing one another on dancing horses...
An exploration of movement and light by Peter Marsden in Lunice's 'Can't Wait To'. Created in collaboration with LuckyMe and Lexus, Lunice once again takes centre stage to perform some of his signature moves.
Panalux – international market-leading provider of lighting facilities for the film and TV industry – is once again demonstrating its support for British music video production by sponsoring the Best Cinematography in a Video award at the UK Music Video Awards 2014.
Parisian filmmaker Simon Cahn casts rising fashion model Adwoa Aboah who gives a compelling and hynotic performance in his promo for We Are Shining's Hot Love.
Paris-based American director Zack Spiger has signed to Colonel Blimp for music videos and commercials. Zack's directing credits include videos for Lambchop, Stone Jack Jones and Talisco.