Adventure Filmmaker Taylor Steele Signs with Bully Pictures
Taylor Steele, an American filmmaker best known for the award-winning surf documentaries Sipping Jetstream and Castles in the Sky, has joined Bully Pictures for exclusive representation for advertising projects. The director of more than 40 films as well as television spots for Corona, Aston Martin, Roxy and Pacifico, Steele has spent more than two decades traveling the globe, capturing spectacular imagery while working with the world’s best surfers, musicians and other talents.published 2 years ago read more
Bully Pictures’ Jeffrey DeChausse Delivers Simple Human Stories for First Citizens Bank“Forever First” spots from Michigan agency Factory promotes bank’s deep relationships with its clients.
The human stories behind such bedrock banking offerings as savings accounts, debit cards and small business services are explored in a new campaign for North Carolina-based First Citizens Bank. Bully Pictures’ Jeffrey DeChausse directed three spots themed “Forever First” for new Michigan agency Factory and the 115-year-old bank, which is making its first major advertising push in more than a decade.published 3 years ago read more
Directing Duo Siegel & McGehee Joins Bully PicturesDirectors of “What Maisie Knew” and “The Deep End” enter the advertising market for the first time.
David Siegel and Scott McGehee, the directing duo behind such acclaimed films as The Deep End, Bee Season, Uncertainty and Suture,has signed with Bully Pictures for exclusive, national representation in commercials. Siegel & McGehee’s current film, "What Maisie Knew," starring Julianne Moore and Alexander Skarsgard, has been received with glowing reviews.published 3 years ago read more
Bully Pictures to Represent Danish Design/Animation Studio FrameProduction company also adds Director Luke Savage.
Continuing to expand and broaden the scope of its creative talent, Bully Pictures has agreed to become the exclusive, U.S. representative for award-winning Copenhagen design, motion graphics and live action studio Frame. Frame, whose work spans advertising, web media and broadcast branding, is known in the U.S. for its work for MTV, Adidas, Nike, Lincoln, Citgo, VH1, Gatorade and Volkswagen.published 4 years ago read more
Academy Award-Winner Dustin Lance Black Joins Bully Pictures to Direct and Create Content in the Advertising WorldAcclaimed director/writer/producer enters advertising market.
Academy Award-winner Dustin Lance Black has joined Bully Pictures for exclusive representation as a commercial and interactive content director. Black a director, writer, producer and nationally-recognized civil rights activist, won numerous awards including an Oscar, a Writers Guild of America Award and an Independent Spirit Award in 2009 for his screenplay for the critically acclaimed feature Milk. He has also garnered television nominations for his work on the HBO series Big Love and his teleplay for Pedro. As a director, Black’s credits include the recently released feature film Virginia, starring Jennifer Connelly and Ed Harris, the feature documentaries My Life with Count Dracula and On the Bus, and a television series for the TLC/BBC networks called Faking It. His arrangement with Bully Pictures marks the first time that Black has made himself available to direct for advertising.published 4 years ago read more
California’s Office of Traffic Safety taps Hollywood film industry to help reduce car crashes caused by using a cell phone while driving
Deaths caused by drivers using their cell phones is one of our country’s fastest growing trends, killing approximately 6,000 people annually. To help stop the behavior, the State of California has called on the entertainment industry to tell the real story of how using a cell phone impairs a person’s ability to drive.published 5 years ago read more
Bully Pictures’ Fredrik Callinggard Directs New Work for Verizon, Union Bank, Target and Coors Light
Bully Pictures’ Director Fredrik Callinggard has directed Circles, a commercial for Verizon and mcgarrybowen, New York that introduces the new Galaxy Nexus phone. This is one of four new commercial projects directed by Callinggard in the past few months. The others include an international campaign for Union Bank, a holiday package for Target and a two-spot package for Coors Light.published 5 years ago read more