The latest from Promo News
The search to find the next big thing in directorial talent has been extended by a week, to Wednesday 11th March, as the third and final entry deadline for the D&AD Next Director Award approaches.
To say Carlos Lopez Estrada is on a roll would be an understatement.
Shot in a burnt-out house in London and driven by Ian Murray's excellent photography, Great Guns director Calum Macdiarmid ofers up a stylish film-noir piece to brilliantly compliment Chløë Black's haunting and dramatic 27 Club.
Former Westlife singer Markus Feehily teams up with director/photographer Naroop for Love Is A Drug - Markus' debut solo single. Naroop offers an intense and moody piece to add to the drama and power within the soundtrack.
Something strange and wonderful happens as Kat Vinter takes a stroll in the forest, in her video for Sooner Or Later, created by Daniel Bartels & Julian Ticona Cuba of German creative team NOISE.
Chris Turner - aka Favourite Colour: Black - draws the viewer into his story of corruption for Young Guns's Speaking In Tongues, in much in the way that Young Guns' lead singer Gus is lured into the maelstrom: by an exciting encounter with a girl in suspenders, stockings and a very short fur coat.
Iggy Azalea demonstrates she's a lady of many talents, doing a bang-up job directing her own Trouble video, an all-action affair co-starring big-voiced Jennifer Hudson.
Now represented by OB Management in the UK and US, Anthony Byrne, director of TV's Ripper Street and upcoming BBC drama The Last Kingdom, teams up with the red hot Hozier for the promo to the Irish singer-songwriter's latest single Someone New.
Commissioned to design artwork for Belgium artist Selah Sue's new album Reason (March 30) - the follow-up to her multi-platinum debut, promo director Alexander Brown follows through with designing and directing the video for first single Alone in which he also applies post FX.
Coldplay asked Cam Hooper to make a film for Ghost Stories around their live performance at the Enmore Theatre in Sydney. As a result, the footage was shot in just an hour, during the band's soundcheck before the show.
And despite these limitations, Cam has produced an ethereal piece which echoes the lyrics in the track, and conveys Coldplay's calm assurance as a performing band.
Tom Clarkson's video for Jack Garratt's Chemical is a story of teenage obsession, about a girl whose devotion to her favourite pop star is so great, some magical things start happening. At least in her own imagination.