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MARKUS JOHNSON CASTRO ARRIVES AT ANNEX.
28 January 2018

Director Markus Johnson Castro has joined Annex Films for UK representation. Eager to strengthen their eclectic roster, the company are pleased to introduce one of Sweden's foremost commercial directors to these shores.

The filmmaker shares Annex's enthusiasm. He says: "It's very exciting as it is the first time I have been represented in England. I am looking forward to bringing my special brand of visual storytelling to the UK market."

Annex were drawn to Castro's varied skill set. As well as directing, he also dabbles in still photography, screenwriting, and editing… anything to help enrich his craft.



To me [Annex] felt like a genuine company more interested in doing the actual work and doing it well.

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This proactive approach allows him to tackle a variety of briefs, from VFX-heavy work to intimate pieces like this Libero commercial. Playful and intimate, Castro captures child's play with ease.


When he decided to challenge himself overseas, Castro knew Annex were the ideal fit: "To me it felt like a genuine company more interested in doing the actual work and doing it well than all the other things that sometimes surround our business."

Markus Johnson Castro's reel is available here. For more information, get in touch with Tasha Ponton via tasha@annexfilms.co.uk or give her a ring on 020 7440 1400.

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