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TOM HAINES IS ON BOARD AT AGILE.
12 June 2018

Agile Films are pleased to confirm the addition of director Tom Haines to their talent roster.

Deftly flitting between promos, TVCs, and film projects, Haines caught Agile's eye with his expansive showreel, while the London-based director's knack for character-driven narratives and fetching visuals ultimately sealed the deal.

Both these attributes can be found in Haines's promo for a New Order's 2015 single ‘Tutti Frutti'. Italian actor Ricky Tagnozzi plays an ageing businessman who imagines one final reverie before he's discarded by his younger peers, with Haines's grasp of tone ensuring a sombre yet vibrant disco inferno.


As for his commercial outings, Haines managed a similar balancing act with his 2016 road safety video. Humorous shots of things you don't want to get stuck between - including girders and clashing stags - culminate in a stark reminder that correct road positioning is a matter of life and death.


With more promos, commercials, and film projects in the offing, Haines now aims to enhance his reel even further as an Agile man. Stay tuned for their first collaboration.

Click here for a gander at Tom Haines's reel. For more information, ring Fliss Hutcheson on 020 7000 2887 or email her via fliss@agilefilms.com.

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