• PORTAL A HELPS STEPHEN CURRY CROWN THE WORLD’S GREATEST STAY-AT-HOME ATHLETE

    by / July 2, 2020 /

    YouTube Originals has announced “UHC: Ultimate Home Championship,” a first-of-its-kind competition special on host Stephen Curry’s YouTube channel. The competition features some of sports celebs like The F2, Ryan García, DeAndre Jordan, Kristopher London, Von Miller, Ronda Rousey and Lindsey Vonn, and “sideline commentators” including gaming superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, ESPN’s Katie Nolan, and Saturday Night Live’s Ego Nwodim. 

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  • 1606 Studio Cuts Bed Bath and Beyond “Home is Everything” Campaign for Evolution Bureau

    by / July 1, 2020 /

    Despite the pandemic, work goes on! Case in point: 1606 Studio editors Brandy Troxler and Brian Lagerhausen worked with Evolution Bureau to cut the “Home is Everything” campaign for Bed Bath & Beyond. The campaign was shot in the homes of a diverse set of cinematographers during the early days of shelter-in-place. It includes numerous spots for tv, web and social. The films are about the importance of home—and how Bed Bath & Beyond can make it a little better.

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  • The Dying of The Ice

    by / July 1, 2020 /

    With the virus raging havoc on life, its easy to forget how desperate of a situation we are facing from climate change. Sfdrones.tv, a SF based aerial cinematography company, set out to make a 'visual meditation' on the theme of climate and the arctic. Rather then bash people over their heads, they simply showed the incredible beauty of glaciers.

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  • BSSP Senior Copywriter turns poem on race into a powerful short film.

    by / June 10, 2020 /

    In light of all the recent events in our country, Zack Browne - Senior Copywriter at Butler Shine Stern & Partners (BSSP) - felt compelled to articulate his feelings on racism and being a Black man in America today, sharing a poem with his colleagues last week. They were so moved with his heartfelt words that Zack was inspired to share his piece with the world. With the help of a few of his friends and BSSP teammates, Zack was able to bring his words to life, turning his poem into a short[Read More]

  • San Francisco-Based All of it Now, Autodesk, and More Take Home Telly Awards

    by / June 3, 2020 /

    The world hasn't completely stopped, despite what you may hear. Case in point: the 41st annual Telly Awards were recently announced.

    San Francisco-based standouts range from All of it Now’s “BTS - Love Yourself: Speak Yourself World Tour” to Autodesk’s “From Basketball to Buildings, Ed Mazria Earns a Slam Dunk With Architecture 2030” and Square’s “Forged in Flint” documentaries.

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  • Avos Journal vol 2.

    by / May 26, 2020 /

    What do you get when a production team that thrives on the churn of creative development and large scale commercial shoots, is forced to shelter-in-place? You get the Avos Journal. A compilation of original films, articles and photo essays (all created while maintaining distancing protocols during the lockdown) from San Francisco-based creative production agency Avocados and Coconuts. Featuring a 60km run around the outside of a director's house, stu[Read More]