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JIM WEEDON ENLISTS WITH THE VISIONARIES.
18 June 2021

Experienced commercials director Jim Weedon has joined the freelance roster at The Visionaries.

Weedon brings an accomplished reel to his new home, making him a shrewd addition to the Soho outfit. Corin West and co. were particularly drawn to Weedon's ability to handle scripts with a strong dramatic component.

This command of tone is evident in a gruelling Motor Neurone Disease Association film, wherein a woman is stripped bare by the symptoms and hurled around a room towards a waiting wheelchair.


Weedon aims to deliver more of the same thanks to his new partners: "I'm excited to join The Visionaries and see what’s next in store for me in commercials. I feel that I'll have the support to continue adding to my diverse and varied reel here, so it's a promising place to be in."

As he prepares for his next assignment, check out this slick 2019 promo for Sky Witness that cuts between scenes inspired by medical dramas, police procedurals, and political thrillers. Plenty for serial viewers to enjoy in 40".


You can see more of Jim Weedon's work here. To discuss availability, ring Corin West on 07792 675 779 or drop him a line via corin@thevisionaries.uk.

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