Unsigned: Ellis Bahl

We talk with new director Ellis Bahl about the film-making lessons learnt since his promo for Alt-J, Breezeblock, to his latest film – a choreographed music video for Charlie Winston. What was the original brief? Charlie showed me a lot of videos that inspired him. He knew he wanted a dance element, he wanted it to be dark and […]

Unsigned: Daniel Iglesias & Zack Sekuler

They met through working independently making music videos for the band The Neighbourhood but they soon found their individual skill sets were more powerful when they collaborated on films. Now the Californian new directors Daniel Iglesias and Zack Sekuler have teamed up as a duo. The narrative of your latest film, Female Robbery for The […]

Unsigned: Ian Robertson – 1st prize animation

Ian Robertson won the top prize for animation this year at YDA in Cannes with his hugely popular stop-frame film Get By for the band Delta Heavy. In response to several requests we asked Ian about the making of his animation but first we wanted to know if there had been any impact from his […]

Unsigned: Fred Rowson

One of our favourite people in the business is James Studholme: md of Blink in London, partner of Furlined in the States and band member of Police Dog Hogan. So with a roster of the world’s top directors at his call, why does Studholme choose the virtually unknown, unsigned Fred Rowson to shoot PDH’s first […]

Unsigned: Laerke Herthoni

Look out. This girl is HOT. And she’s unsigned. We found her in Denmark making music videos for Rebecca & Fiona. When did you first know you wanted to direct? I’ve always worked with the art form of telling stories. As a child I danced ballet at The Danish Royal Theatre, when I was older […]