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THE PROGRESS FILM COMPANY NAB ZEE NTULI.
17 June 2021

South African director Zee Ntuli has joined the ambitious team at The Progress Film Company.

Born and raised in London, Ntuli flits between commercials and feature films with ease. When he's not behind the camera in Cape Town or Johannesburg, Ntuli can be found at film festivals all over the world.


The latest addition to his commercial reel is also his first for Progress - a South African ad for Cadbury featuring a boy and his indomitable babysitter-cum-English tutor. Simple and well-played, it's a worthy addition to the brand's 'There's a Glass and a Half in Everyone' campaign.


It's an honour to be surrounded by such diverse and dynamic talent.

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The shoot also convinced EP Andrew Porteous that Ntuli was perfect for his roster. "Zee's films are just beautiful," Porteous says. "He's a true talent with incredible vision and an impeccable storytelling power. It was fantastic working with Zee on Cadbury and I look forward to collaborating on many more projects together."


It's a sentiment shared by Ntuli: "I'm incredibly excited to embark on this journey with Progress. It’s an honour to be surrounded by such diverse and dynamic talent. Whilst working with Progress on Cadbury, it immediately became clear that we have a natural synergy. I couldn’t ask for a better fit."

Reckon Zee Ntuli can nail your next brief? Then ring Antoinette De Lisser on 01273 205 640 or via antoinette@progressfilm.co.uk.

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