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HOMESPUN YARNS WINNER 2022
22 November 2022

Unfortunately DAVID were unable to attend last week's Homespun Yarns, but had we been there, we would have cast our vote with those who opted to make Emma Parkinson's excellent film 'Dishes, Dishes, Dishes' the winner on the night. It's a fantastic achievement, and it had to be as all of the four films were phenomenally strong.

Once again Stitch deserve huge credit for devising and supporting this competition, and - in doing so - creating a prize which consistently unearths new talent. A huge thanks is also due to the other companies who support the endeavours of the young filmmakers.

Each of the four films has been reviewed separately, so you can watch them by searching for Homespun Yarns.

Stories

WHITEHOUSE POST ELECT MARC LANGLEY.

Toronto-based editor Marc Langley has rejoined Whitehouse Post for UK and US representation, almost thirteen years after leaving the company.


BRAZILIAN PEDRO GIOMI JOINS FLIPT

New signings at FLIPT are rare because of the company's commitment to maintaining a small, carefully curated roster, so it's always a significant moment when a new director is signed.


TOM GORST JOINS PARK VILLAGE.

Park Village have completed the signing of director Tom Gorst for UK representation.


TV KLAXON: TO CATCH A COPPER.

"Can a system where the police police themselves ever really work?" That's the question posed by 'To Catch a Copper', a three-part Channel 4 documentary directed by Ashley Francis-Roy of Missing Link Films.


MERMAN ENLIST TOMBOY.

Jesse Heath and Nikki Grattan (AKA Tomboy) have signed with Merman for UK representation.


DARREN 'BEARYMAN' FOREMAN BOLSTERS SHIFTPOST'S OFFER

Darren 'Bearyman' Foreman is a Renaissance Man when it comes to music and sound, and Shiftpost are understandably delighted to have him on board.


LOOP TALENT WELCOME DAVE MILLER.

Loop Talent have signed director of photography Dave Miller for representation.


EHSAN BHATTI HITS THE ROAD WITH THE CORNER SHOP USA.

Director Ehsan Bhatti is now represented in the USA by The Corner Shop.


MELODY MAKER JOINS LONDON ALLEY.

Melody Maker, director of commercials and promos, has joined London Alley for work in the United States.


IT'S MILL+ FOR MAK MAHMUT AKAY.

Director Mak Mahmut Akay now plies his trade at Mill+, The Mill's content and creative studio.


PULSE FILMS SWOOP FOR LUDOVIC GONTRAND.

Pulse Films have signed Ludovic Gontrand to their UK and US rosters.


MISCHA ROZEMA JOINS RIFF RAFF FILMS.

Dutch director Mischa Rozema has become the latest addition to Riff Raff Films on both sides of the Atlantic.


GREGORY BRUNKALLA ENTERS RADICALMEDIA.

Gregory Brunkalla says he is "honoured and thrilled" to be represented by RadicalMedia in London and Berlin.


HOT ICARUS LANDS AT FEEL FILMS.

Directors Wij Travers and Giles Rozier (aka Hot Icarus) have signed for the US branch of Feel Films.


BLINK SIGN CONTAINER LOVE.

German creative studio Container Love are now on the books at Blink. The company’s global talent search brought them to Berlin, where they found a studio chock-full of directors, photographers, and visual artists.


DAVID PLAYS... FASHION POLICE SQUAD.

DAVID has never played a first-person shooter quite like 'Fashion Police Squad'.


MAR DEL CORRAL SIGNS FOR SPINDLE.

Mar del Corral is a vibrant director who’s joined Spindle for UK representation.


MARTIN ROMANELLA LINES UP FOR MOXIE PICTURES.

Martin Romanella, one of Argentina's foremost commercial directors, has joined Moxie Pictures in the UK.


PARTIZAN WELCOME CAMILLE BOUMANS.

Dutch director Camille Boumans has joined Partizan for commercial representation.


NEW LAND SIGN ABDI IBRAHIM.

Director and photographer Abdi Ibrahim says he is "so excited" to join the New Talent roster at New Land.


BRIAN COX IS TEKKEN THE MICK.

Bandai Namco have tapped Brian Cox to promote 'Tekken 8' because reasons.


DARLING FILMS ENLIST YASSA KHAN.

Welsh-Pakistani director Yassa Khan has joined the esteemed ranks at Darling Films.


KATIE DYMMOCK LANDS AT OKAYSTUDIO.

OkayStudio's roster of colourists now boasts Katie Dymmock for good measure.


MOLLY GORDON JOINS SUPERPRIME.

Fans of 'The Bear' and 'Booksmart will be pleased to learn that Molly Gordon has joined the Superprime roster.


A FAMILIA SIGHT FOR NIALL COFFEY.

FAMILIA have completed the signing of director and cinematographer Niall Coffey.


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