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1 life. 3 TVCs. 1 Howard Music - Howard Music
1 life. 3 TVCs. 1 Howard Music

Three original scores from Howard Music provided the emotive finishing touches to a series of TV commercials for 1Life Insurance, celebrating the triumph of the human heart.

Issued by Howard Music 25 Nov 2014 13:22

Chris Saunders shoots beauty - Ola! Films
Chris Saunders shoots beauty

In a feat of versatility, Chris Saunders recently turned his hand to beauty for this Johnson's Hydra spot for 140 BBDO Cape Town. His extensive experience in fashion photography paid off, and he took to it like an old pro.

Issued by Ola! Films 25 Nov 2014 10:22

Rights and clearances - How to cut through the red tape for use of those special shots - Greatstock
Rights and clearances - How to cut through the red tape for use of those special shots

Clearances are a vital part of the creative production process involving special third-party elements such as stock footage - ensuring that a piece of work can be used without infringing on the rights of others. Knowing where to find that special shot of a sporting, celebrity or famous figure and then negotiating the necessary rights, can be a daunting task. But with the help of international stock footage company, Greatstock, obtaining clearances from rights holders for the commercial use of their images and footage, is stress-free.

Issued by Greatstock 21 Nov 2014 11:03

Recreating African folklore tales with life-size puppets, digital imagery and Embassy/Snap Pictures - Embassy & Snap Pictures
Recreating African folklore tales with life-size puppets, digital imagery and Embassy/Snap Pictures

After a rather serendipitous chain of events in May 2014, through-the-line advertising agency Twyne approached us at Embassy/Snap Productions to help them with an upcoming event. The brief was straightforward: help conceptualise, develop and produce content for the 10 year anniversary celebrations for Regiments, a company specialising in capital markets, investments and real estate, assisting the public sector to effectively roll out on their infrastructure mandates. Fair enough.

Issued by Embassy & Snap Pictures 21 Nov 2014 10:40

Afrikaans is dying? Not while Carmen is in town - Martin Glitz and Glamour
Afrikaans is dying? Not while Carmen is in town

Broadcast houses are in a race against time to land the signature of Eldorado Park's gorgeous, favourite daughter, model Carmen van der Merwe, to spice up Afrikaans shows for 2015.

Issued by Martin Glitz and Glamour 18 Nov 2014 12:18

Picture Tree's Fausto Becatti helms new Shadowclub video shot on bolex cameras - Picture Tree
Picture Tree's Fausto Becatti helms new Shadowclub video shot on bolex cameras

Fausto Becatti's video for Shadowclub's "Dirt and the Rubble" is a deeply moving mash-up of analogue film and digital footage and scenes drawn from the director's personal archive as well as freshly shot images.

Issued by Picture Tree 17 Nov 2014 09:04

Ogilvy & Mather CEO Abey Mokgwatsane to open inaugural AFPRO Connect 2014 - AFPRO Connect Expo
Ogilvy & Mather CEO Abey Mokgwatsane to open inaugural AFPRO Connect 2014

Meet award-winning SA advertising and commercial production companies, discover the latest trends in corporate video production and distribution, and find out how video can be used more effectively to grow your business in 2015.

Issued by AFPRO Connect Expo 13 Nov 2014 08:32

Making Don Draper proud - Gentlemen
Making Don Draper proud

I think we would have made Don Draper proud by winning a CLIO Award for the National Geographic Mandela Lives project at the 2014 awards ceremony in New York.

Issued by Gentlemen 5 Nov 2014 11:44

Neil and Castle La Liga - Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions
Neil and Castle La Liga

O&M Africa has been keeping Neil from Glasshouse busy with the latest Castle La Liga sponsorship campaign.

Issued by Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions 3 Nov 2014 12:45

Set to service the Western Cape - Gearhouse SA
Set to service the Western Cape

Set construction and installation company Sets, Drapes, Screens, or SDS, is part of the Gearhouse Group of companies and has been successfully servicing live events, venue requirements, television productions, custom exhibition stands and brand activations in Gauteng and the Western Cape for the past six years with set requirements as well as a variety of large format screens and draping.

Issued by Gearhouse SA 27 Oct 2014 10:32

Riverstone Films 'captures' Liberty brand ad on a grand scale - Riverstone Films
Riverstone Films 'captures' Liberty brand ad on a grand scale

Portraying a 50-year urban timeline in 45 seconds takes considerable planning and expertise to pull off seamlessly.

Issued by Riverstone Films 27 Oct 2014 09:09

Egg Films launches Arcade - come play - Arcade Content
Egg Films launches Arcade - come play

Arcade Content is a new division of Egg Films that produces content that falls outside the realm of traditional TV commercials. This includes brand films, web series, music videos and more.

Issued by Arcade Content 22 Oct 2014 13:43

Glasshouse, Coca-Cola and Brazil 2014 - a 'match' made in heaven - Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions
Glasshouse, Coca-Cola and Brazil 2014 - a 'match' made in heaven

Draftfcb and Coca-Cola kept Angela at Glasshouse very busy for the duration of the Brazil FIFA World Cup when Coca-Cola gave six South African football-playing grannies the opportunity to experience the Soccer World Cup atmosphere for themselves.

Issued by Glasshouse Mobile Editing Solutions 14 Oct 2014 10:56

Film Finance World Conference 2014 - Film & TV Transformation
Film Finance World Conference 2014

Destiny Media in Association with ATFT will host the inaugural Film Finance World Conference on the 23rd October 2014.

Issued by Film & TV Transformation 13 Oct 2014 09:00

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