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IT'S HELEN & KIM FOR DARLING FILMS.
2 May 2024

Helen J Raine and Kim Hinrichs, or Helen & Kim for those in a rush, have signed with Darling Films. The South African duo made a splash in 2020 with queer drama 'Boni & Wes: A True Love Story', followed by standout commercials for Liqui Fruit, Volkswagen, Airtel, and more.

When Darling became aware of Helen & Kim, they were hooked. Head of New Business Kat Downs explains: "The two caught our eye with their impressive blend of visually stunning work, colourful art direction, and innovative techniques. Delving further into their work we were captivated with the authentic performances in their ongoing VW campaigns and Ciclope Grand Prix-winning short film 'Boni & Wes'."


"This dynamic duo are also utterly delightful,", Downs says, "and we are so pleased to be welcoming them to the Darling roster." As Downs, Clare Timms, and Kelly Doyle lay the groundwork in the UK, let's hear what Helen & Kim have to say back home.

"We are thrilled to be joining Darling. We love the work they produce and their incredible roster of talented directors. Our goal has always been to make beautiful and meaningful work and Darling feels like a perfect fit. With powerful production and wonderful people, we are honoured to be working with the best of the best."


For more on what Helen & Kim can bring to your next project, ring Kat Downs on 020 3960 7050 or email kat@darlingfilms.co.uk.

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