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THE SWEETSHOP ENLIST KATE HALPIN.
20 August 2020

The Sweetshop have signed filmmaker Kate Halpin for commercial representation in Australia.

The Sydney-born director tackles short films, TVCs, and music videos with equal assurance, drawing on both her acting and production design backgrounds. According to Sweetshop MD Edward Pontifex, Halpin is "not afraid to challenge herself and to put herself out there".


This open-minded approach has led to projects such as award-winning LGBTQ drama 'A Private Matter', as well as commercials promoting travel insurance, top-flight football, and chocolate biscuits, among other things.


I cannot wait to collaborate with some of the best in the biz and make some magic together.

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CEO Wilf Sweetland says Halpin's reel screams "dedication to her craft" and that her "collaborative spirit complements our Australian roster" to a tee. Sweetland adds: "We could not be happier she chose us to represent her”.


Halpin is equally chuffed by the move: "I have admired the Sweetshop for a long time and have always been hugely inspired by the calibre of their work and their ability to constantly produce striking spots.

"I am so excited and grateful to be joining their roster and cannot wait to collaborate with some of the best in the biz and make some magic together".

Click here to view more of Kate Halpin's work. To discuss a job Down Under, ring The Sweetshop 's Sydney office on +61 2 9690 0745 or drop the team a line here.

For all Sweetshop UK enquires, ring Morgan Whitlock on 020 7636 1449 or email him via morgan@thesweetshop.tv.

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