Lockdown or not, Dir. Lx is having a storming year. Hugely prolific over the past couple of years, he has been busier than ever since shooting has started up again, and doing some of his best work.
Coronavirus update: Coffee & TV set up a Soho Scrub Hub to clothe NHS staff; stay in with Spike
Coffee & TV have helped to establish and launch SOHO SCRUB HUB, part of a UK-wide network of community groups on a mission to make medical scrubs and patient gowns for the NHS during the coronavirus outbreak.
SOHO SCRUB HUB is comprised of a volunteer team of experienced costume and fashion designers from the production industry, who are making clothing for NHS staff and patients at this time of need. They are looking for donations to help create the scrubs needed to protect heroic NHS staff. Please make a donation at the Soho Scrub Hub GoFundMe page.
Find out more about the nationwide initiative at scrubhub.org.uk #DressTheNHS #ScrubHub
• Meji Alabi talks to Anthony Mandler in his Instagram Live series Real Talk
Meji Alabi discusses directing with one of the biggest directors in music videos, Anthony Mandler, in his lockdown series Real Talk, on Instagram Live on April 30th, at 7pm (UK time), 11am (LA time). Instagram
• Isolation Radio Station provides music playlists from industry figures
The brainchild of The Elements Music and supported by shots, ISOLATION RADIO STATION is a collection of playlists created by industry figures from music, advertising and media. Playlists have been uploaded by Greatcoat head of music Kareem Adeshina, directors Kes Glozier and Ehsan, and many others. Here
• Create/curate your own Spike Jonze mini-season
With the arrival of Spike Jonze's Beastie Boys film on Apple TV, Guy Lodge recommends some classics from the Spike canon. From the Oscar-winning Her, to the commercials, and of course the music videos - including a shout-out for his still-underrated masterpiece for Chemical Brothers' Electrobank, starring Sofia Coppola. The Guardian
Two lovers are on the run from the law in Dustie Carter's mesmerising promo for German band Lovebyrd's Wanna Die Before You Do.
There’s just over three days left from today (August 4th) to enter work into the UK Music Video Awards 2020 – the premier awards show for music video creativity in Britain and beyond, …
City lights blur into an introspective stream of memories and experiences, in Paco Raterta's video for No Rome's 1.45am.
Two lovers are on the run from the law in Dustie Carter's mesmerising promo for German band …
City lights blur into an introspective stream of memories and experiences, in Paco Raterta's video …
Meji Alabi directs a love letter to Kingston, Jamaica with his new video for Chronixx.
Winston Hacking, master of collage animation, directs a fiercely intense tour de …
Margot Bowman directs a meditation on Englishness and the story of Adam & Eve, in her video …
Imogen Harrison dives into surrealism in the video for legendary new-wave outfit …