YDALYNDY STOUT REVIEW

YDA IS THE FUTURE OF OUR PROFESSION

Meeting-up with the CEO of TOPCUT-MODIANO, Mikis Modiano.   “YDA is very important as I consider it to be the future of our profession. Through this award we present to the whole industry the new talent that will work with us the years to come. Through these directors and our organizations the future and the […]

HOT SPOT: RUPERT REYNOLDS-MACLEAN

Meeting-up with the Deputy Managing Director & Executive Producer from INDEPENDENT Rupert Reynolds-MacLean You’re one of the 2015 YDA jury, what this award represent for you as producer? RRM: It’s definitely one of the most important awards there is. There are so many awards that are so client or agency focussed that it becomes very difficult […]

HOT SPOT : CHRIS CHUNG

Latest news form the young director Chris Chung: What have you been up to since 1 year? Can you tell more about your new video: Wok ? Chris Chung: Since my last chat with YDA I have kept up the branded and advertising content, along with developing, producing and directing the pilot episode for ‘Wok’ […]

2015 MUSIC VIDEO WINNER

Meeting-up with the talented director David Bertram. Last year you won the YDA Gold Screen in the Music Video category with DATA – Don’t Sing. Can you tell us more about the genesis of this music video – how you assembled this crazy world ? DAVID BERTRAM: I originally came from the ad world, but […]

2015 WINNER: NICOLAS DAVENEL

Nicolas Davenel won a Silver Screen with his film Nike – Ice Kings in the Broadcast video category. We catch up with this talented director about his work… It’s been almost 1 year since you won the Silver Screen 2015 YDA, can you tell us more about this Nike film: Ice Kings? Nicolas Davenel: It was […]

YDA X SPARKNEWS

The YDA and Sparknews are delighted to announce they are joining forces in the move to promote positive innovation around the world. YDA recently launched a vital new category – ‘Changing the World Frame By Frame‘. This brand new category aims to highlight innovative and positive action undertaken in the social environment field. YDA, in […]

A WORD FROM THE YDA PRESIDENT

The Young Director Award has been our passion and focus for the last 19 years. We are a nonprofit award and we are always open to future collaborating partners who are keen to contribute and who share our vision. Our goal is to discover the filmmakers of tomorrow and offer them a better opportunity by […]

CHANGING THE WORLD FRAME BY FRAME

The YDA launches an exciting new category CHANGING the WORLD FRAME BY FRAME Created by CFP-E president and YDA chairman, François Chilot, together with BBH co-founder and co-founder of The Garage Soho, Sir John Hegarty, CHANGING THE WORLD FRAME BY FRAME aims to give filmmakers a chance to highlight positive and impactful initiatives for global […]