Category Archives: video

What does it mean to direct #likeagirl? It means winning

We are proud to share the news that Lauren Greenfield‘s #likeagirl short film for Always—about the undermining effects of being doing told you’re doing something “like a girl”—has won six Clio awards and a Grand Clio! In the video below, Lauren takes you behind the scenes of her film, which was commissioned by Leo Burnett […]

Lauren Greenfield’s #likeagirl short film for Always notches more than 70 million YouTube views, gets shortlisted for eight Clio awards

Lauren Greenfield truly tapped into the zeitgeist with #likeagirl, the thought-provoking short film she directed for Always and Leo Burnett. Since launching on YouTube on June 26, the spot—which explores the demeaning implications of being told you’re doing something “like a girl”—has been watched more than 70 million times worldwide and more than 47 million […]

Steven Lippman directs pool-party-themed commercial for Griffin Technology

In this new commercial promoting Griffin Technology‘s protective Survivor cases for mobile devices, a young couple at a pool party go to extremes to take the ultimate selfie. The spot, shot in Los Angeles, was directed by Steven Lippman for Griffin, and the production company was Spears and Arrows. . . Some behind-the-scenes moments from […]

Rosie O’Donnell on why coming out was easy, and more revelations from Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ upcoming documentary “The Boomer List”

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders‘ new documentary, The Boomer List—which features intimate interviews by Timothy with 19 notable baby boomers—doesn’t premiere as part of PBS‘ “American Masters” series until September 23, but the buzz has already begun thanks to the press screenings. The New York Post, for instance, did a Page Six story noting that Rosie Donnell‘s coming […]

Call for entries: AI-AP’s International Motion Art Awards 3

Did you produce an outstanding motion piece in the past year? AI-AP wants to know. They’ve issued their call for entries for the third annual International Motion Art Awards and are looking for the best photography, illustration, and animation and design in motion. The competition is open to submissions worldwide. This year’s jurors are photographer […]

Video: on set with Jim Fiscus as he shoots key art for season four of Showtime’s hit series “Homeland”

Showtime filmed the teaser for season four of its hit series Homeland, starring Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin, on the set of Jim Fiscus‘ photo shoot with the actors for the key art. Click here or below to watch. .   . .   . .

In this short film, Melanie Acevedo asks kids what they want to be “When I Grow Up”

Melanie Acevedo cast a group of precocious kids for her short film “When I Grow Up” and shot portraits of them as part of the project. Here’s a look… . . .

Video: Watch Jeff Lipsky’s Iris Nights lecture at the Annenberg Space for Photography

At the beginning of June, Jeff Lipsky shared the stories behind some of his favorite portraits in an Iris Nights lecture at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles. The lecture was titled “Nashville Stories,” but in addition to his many photos of country-music stars like Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, and Keith Urban, Jeff […]

Nino Muñoz’s brand video for Stuart Weitzman is one of the top 10 brand videos of the year

“Feel So Good,” the Stuart Weitzman brand video directed by Nino Muñoz and starring Zoe Saldana, is one of the top 10 brand videos of the year so far, according to Luxury Daily. Congratulations, Nino! . . Read about the making of the video here. . .

Lauren Greenfield’s inspiring, thought-provoking commercial for Proctor & Gamble’s Always brand goes viral

When a commercial notches nearly a million views in roughly a day, you know it has struck a chord. Such is the case with #LikeAGirl, the new spot for Proctor & Gamble‘s  Always brand directed by award-winning photographer and director Lauren Greenfield for Leo Burnett. Always partnered with Lauren to conduct a social experiment to […]

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