And then, with a deafening silence, the phone stops ringing. It happens to every freelancer. One minute you’re working your ass off, the next minute the phone stops ringing and you find yourself without work. Nothing. Niente. Nada. Zip, zilch, zero. To most people with… More.
Working in advertising is like being in a relationship with a borderline: never a dull moment. One moment life is peachy, and you and Advertising couldn’t be more in lurv. The next moment, completely out of the blue, Advertising will rear its ugly head and… More.
And yet again it’s column writing time. To me, creating something stupendously creative – like directing a commercial or writing this column – is sort of like giving birth, metaphorically speaking. Not that I would know what it feels like to squeeze an 8 pound… More.
There’s something rotten in the Kingdom of Advertising. No surprise there. It’s advertising. But this specific phenomenon has taken more casualties than the opening scenes of Saving Private Ryan and is now more common than Lesbians Who Look Like Justin Bieber. The rotten something I’m… More.
The subject of today is ‘sexposition’. Now, if you’ve never heard of this term, there is no need to question your vast and superior knowledge of filmmaking techniques. It’s a rather hidden gem. I only stumbled upon it by accident, whilst being utterly lost on… More.