Following his recent collaboration with FKA twigs on the video for Cellophane, and also the premiere of his new short film Kiss of the Rabbit God at TriBeCa Festival 2019, Andrew Thomas …
OB Management now representing StrangeLove directors
OB Management are now representing the directors' roster at StrangeLove for music videos in the UK.
StrangeLove, established last year as a commercial and music video production outfit by Tom Berendsen in a co-venture with Passion Pictures - with offices in London, New York and LA – has a stellar line-up of directors who will now be repped by Sam Davey and Kim Jarrett at OB. This features Andrew Thomas Huang, Arnaud Boutin, Barnaby Roper, Ben Liam Jones, BRTHR, Eugen Merher, Greg Hackett, Jon E Price, Marco Prestini, Pantera, and Tubby Brother.
A T Huang is the director of award-winning videos for Atoms For Peace, Sigur Ros and has worked on several projects with Bjork; Arnaud Boutin was a founder member of the French team AB/CD/CD, responsible for numerous acclaimed videos, including for Lily Allen; in recent times the hugely experienced Barnaby Roper has worked on projects for David Bowie and Showstudio; while BRTHR have established themselves as among the most in-demand directors working in music videos, with recent projects including Travis Scott's Butterfly Effect (above), and The Weeknd videos for Party Monster and In The Night;
"We’re delighted to announce the arrival of to the OB music video roster," says OB's Davey. "Born out of the creative hub of Passion Pictures, their talented group of directors from around the world continue to push the envelope in all areas of filmmaking. It’s an exciting time to now be partnered up with a company we’ve admired so highly since their inception and we can’t wait to get stuck in."
StrangeLove executive producer, Tom Berendsen adds: “Sam and Kim’s energy, knowledge and enthusiasm is second to none. We’re pumped to be working alongside OB in building StrangeLove’s music video output this year and I know they’re gonna be an integral part in helping our directors get to the next level and continue to flex their muscles.”
• Watch StrangeLove directors' showreels at OB Management here
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