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DAN FRENCH IS THE MAN FOR STINK.
13 February 2024

Stink Films now represent Dan French for work in the UK and the US. The in-demand director says: "Immediately I felt that Stink got me. Not just seeing the technical aspects of my work, but also the storytelling. This whole process is kinda like dating… and as first dates go, it was pretty damn solid."

On the same wavelength as French is Global Head of Film, Blake Powell, who says: "Dan has all of the ingredients to create the brilliant commercial work that clients are looking for right now. We're excited by his joining and the opportunity to help take his career to the next level."

Growth is often a theme in French's work—for example, this Barclays spot for Community Football Fund promotes confidence both on and off the pitch. French cuts between a girl about to take a penalty kick and the same girl who must speak in front of her classmates. Both are enough to make any youngster sweat, yet neither are a match for the self-belief afforded by practice.

French, whose work includes the stellar 'Eric Andre Buries Boring' for Opera GX, adds: "I'm super excited about what we can achieve together. Focussing on great concept-driven narratives and pushing the envelope with exciting visual ways. I truly believe all the best work can be summed up in one line and Stink totally gets my vision."



There's more from Dan French here on the Stink website. To discuss a potential project, drop Jon Chads (jon.chads@stinkfilms.com) or Sevasti Buford (sevasti.buford@stinkfilms.com) a line.

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