Johnny Hardstaff / Archive 18

This archival site was last updated - 3rd December 2018

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2018 - November - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff joins GANG for Paris advertising representation.

2018 - September / October - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Toyota in Milan / Paris / San Sebastian / Madrid / Kalymnos & the UK for The & Partnership via Independent.

2018 - March - NEW WORK - The Gucci / GQ film 'The Performers: Michael Clark' is released via LEZ Creative.

2018 - February - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Gucci in Tokyo for Gucci / Conde Nast International.

2018 - February - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff joins Independent for advertising representation across Europe (except France).

2017 - November - AWARDS - Johnny Hardstaff is selected for the Campaign A List.

2017 - October - AWARDS - 'Motel Music Part. II' (Jimmy Whoo) is a Finalist for Music Video Best Direction at the Ciclope Festival.

2017 - October - AWARDS - Jimmy Whoo 'Motel Music Part. II' wins Video of the Day at VOTD.tv.

2017 - September - AWARDS - 'Motel Music Part. II' (Jimmy Whoo) is nominated for Best Cinematography at the UK Music Video Awards.

2017 - September - NEW WORK - The long format three track Jimmy Whoo music video 'Motel Music Part. II' (8.41') is released via Hexagone Paris.

2017 - July - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Ferrari for Wieden & Kennedy Amsterdam.

2017 - June - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Motel Music Part. II for Jimmy Whoo.

2017 - May - TALK - Johnny Hardstaff shows and tells at Panic Room (PostPanic / Savage edition) in Prague.

2017 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Mini for Brooklyn Brothers London.

2016 - December - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff joins Hexagone for Commercial / Music Video representation in France.

2016 - November - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff joins Ruhe Management for Commercial representation in Germany.

2016 - October - AWARDS - Honda 'Feeling' wins Bronze for Best Original Composition at the Clio Awards.

2016 - September - NEW WORK - New television advertising ('Wake') is released for Acura / Mullen Los Angeles via Reset.

2016 - August - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Acura for Mullen Los Angeles.

2016 - July - NEW WORK - New online short film format advertising ('SeaWolf') is released for CD Projekt Red / Battery LA via Reset.

2016 - July - NEW WORK - New television advertising ('Under City Drive') is released for Mazda via RSA Films.

2016 - June - WORK BEGINS - Work begins on a new body of short films.

2016 - May - FEATURE FILM - The Johnny Hardstaff helmed AMERICAN VIOLENCE feature film is announced. www.variety.com

2016 - May - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots 'SEAWOLF' for Battery in Los Angeles.

2016 - May - AGENCY ROLE - Johnny Hardstaff works as Co-Creative Director on Honda for RPA Los Angeles.

2016 - April - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Honda for RPA in Los Angeles.

2016 - April - AWARDS - Honda 'Feeling' wins two Golds at the Creative Circle Awards (Best Colourist for Jean-Clement Soret and Best Sound Design for Sam Ashwell at 750mph).

2016 - April - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Mazda for JWT London in Slovenia / Croatia / Bosnia.

2016 - March - AWARDS - Honda 'Feeling' receives two Creative Circle nominations for Best Colourist (Jean-Clement Soret at MPC) and Best Sound Design (Sam Ashwell at 750mph), and wins Best Original Composition at MASA.

2016 - March - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff returns to Ridley Scott Associates for UK commercials representation.

2016 - March - SHOTS - Johnny Hardstaff explores inspiration in Issue 162 of Shots Magazine.

2015 - November - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff moves to Stink for UK commercials / digital representation.

2015 - October - NEW WORK - New television advertising ('Stuck Inside') is released for Hovis / Mother London.

2015 - September - AWARDS - Honda 'Feeling' wins Silver for Film Technique at the Clio Awards.

2015 - August - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Hovis in the UK.

2015 - August - AWARDS - Kenco 'Coffee vs Gangs' is featured in the APA 50.

2015 - July - AWARDS - Johnny Hardstaff will join the jury for the 2015 Shots Awards.

2015 - June - NEW WORK - New television advertising 'The Storm' is released for New Balance / Arnold Worldwide.

2015 - May - NEW WORK - New television advertising is released for Honda / Wieden + Kennedy London.

2015 - April - REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff moves to Academy Films for UK commercial advertising representation. www.academyfilms.com

2015 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots New Balance in Miami (2).

2015 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots New Balance in Morocco.

2015 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots New Balance in London.

2015 - February - BRITISH ARROWS - Johnny Hardstaff's Kenco commercial 'Coffee vs Gangs' is nominated for Best 30 - 60 Second Commercial and Best Food Commercial at the British Arrows.

2015 - February - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots New Balance in Miami.

2015 - February - PODCAST - Johnny Hardstaff is interviewed for The Collective Podcast - http://www.thecollectivepodcast.com/

2015 - January - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Honda for Weiden + Kennedy London in Madrid.

2014 - December - CAMPAIGN TOP 10 DIRECTORS - Johnny Hardstaff is selected as one of Campaign's Top 10 Directors (Campaign Magazine - 12th December).

2014 - December - D&AD JUDGING - Johnny Hardstaff will join the jury for the 2015 D&AD Next Director Award.

2014 - December - CAMPAIGN A LIST - Johnny Hardstaff appears in Campaign Magazine's A List (5th December).

2014 - November - UPCOMING EVENT - FILM 4 - Johnny Hardstaff is a panellist at Film 4's 'Innovation Forum'.

2014 - November - COMMERCIALS REPRESENTATION FRANCE - Johnny Hardstaff joins Hello Stranger in Paris for French representation.

2014 - November - CAMPAIGN - Johnny Hardstaff critiques in Campaign Magazine's 'Private View' (14th November).

2014 - October - UPCOMING EVENT - Johnny Hardstaff talks at 'Panic Room' - Amsterdam (October 8th)

2014 - September - UPCOMING EVENT - Johnny Hardstaff speaks at the 'Directors Lounge' - Dusseldorf (September 18th).

2014 - September - COMMERCIALS REPRESENTATION GERMANY - Johnny Hardstaff joins Czar for commercials representation in Germany.

2014 - September - CAMPAIGN - Kenco 'Coffee vs Gangs' is reviewed in 'Private View' (4th Sept - Pages 34-35 ).

2014 - August - CAMPAIGN - Kenco 'Coffee vs Gangs' is selected as 'Pick of the Week' (22nd Aug - Page 36).

2014 - August - CAMPAIGN - Kenco 'Coffee vs Gangs' is featured in Campaign (14th Aug - Page 2).

2014 - August - NEW WORK - New television / online advertising is released for Honda / Wieden + Kennedy London.

2014 - August - NEW WORK - New television / cinema advertising is released for Kenco / JWT London.

2014 - June - AWAITING RELEASE - New commercial advertising completed for JWT London.

2014 - June - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots Honda for Wieden + Kennedy in London.

2014 - June - NEW WORK - New television / cinema advertising is released for Royal Marines / WCRS.

2014 - June - NEW WORK - New XBOX HALO trailer is released for Microsoft / 343 at E3 Los Angeles.

2014 - May - US FEATURES REPRESENTATION - Johnny Hardstaff joins with WME for features representation in the US.

2014 - May - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots for JWT London in Costa Rica.

2014 - April - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots MOCAP for 215McCann in Los Angeles.

2014 - March - ETAPES - Johnny Hardstaff in conversation with Liz Farrelly for the French design magazine Etapes.

2014 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots for WCRS London.

2014 - March - SHOOT - Johnny Hardstaff shoots at Dukes Island for 101 London.

2014 - January - UPCOMING LECTURE - SXSW Film Festival - Johnny Hardstaff will talk viral film at SXSW (March).

2014 - January - UPCOMING LECTURE - CSM Debate - Johnny Hardstaff will speak at Central Saint Martins (February).

2014 - January - AOI ILLUSTRATION AWARDS - Johnny Hardstaff will judge the Advertising Category at the 2014 AOI Illustration Awards.

2013 - November - LECTURE - Johnny Hardstaff delivers a keynote lecture at the 4th International Illustration Symposium at Oxford University.

2013 - November - LECTURE - Johnny Hardstaff speaks at Playgrounds in Eindhoven.

2013 - November - CICLOPE AWARDS - Smirnoff 'Apple Bite Red' wins a Bronze for Production Design at the Ciclope International festival of Craft.

2013 - October - NEW WORK - New feature film promo work ('Hand' featuring Michael Fassbender and Natalie Dormer) for Ridley Scott's 'The Counselor' is released through Scott Free / Twentieth Century Fox.

2013 - October - UPCOMING LECTURE - RSA Films & Johnny Hardstaff will speak at the SXSW Film Festival (March 2014) in Austin, Texas.

2013 - October - UPCOMING LECTURE - Johnny Hardstaff will be a Keynote Speaker at the 4th International Illustration Symposium on Nov 8th 2013 at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.
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2013 - October - NEW WORK - New television / cinema advertising ('Forming') is released for Baileys / 101 Advertising.

2013 - October - NEW WORK - New television / cinema advertising ('Apple Bite Gold') is released for Smirnoff / Mother.

2013 - September - CAMPAIGN > Smirnoff 'Apple Bite' is reviewed in Campaign (Pages 28-29).

2013 - September - CAMPAIGN > Smirnoff 'Apple Bite' is profiled in Campaign (Page 2).

2013 - September - NEW WORK - New television / cinema advertising ('Apple Bite Red' & 'Apple Bite Gold') is released for Smirnoff / Mother.

2013 - September - PLAYGROUNDS - Johnny Hardstaff will screen / speak at Playgrounds Digital Arts Festival - Amsterdam - 6th - 8th November - http://www.playgroundsfestival.nl.

2013 - September - OXFORD UNIVERSITY - Johnny Hardstaff will screen / speak at Oxford University - Oxford - 8th November.

2013 - September - AWAITING RELEASE - Short film completed for Ridley Scott's 'The Counselor'.

2013 - August - AWAITING RELEASE - New commercial advertising completed for 101 London.

2013 - August - AWAITING RELEASE - New commercial advertising completed for Mother London.

2013 - July - Shooting at Barrandov Studios in the Czech Republic with Ridley Scott Associates / Stillking.

2013 - June - CANNES LIONS AWARDS > The Prometheus viral film campaign wins GOLD (Branded Content & Entertainment Lions) and BRONZE (Cyber Lions) at the Cannes Lions.

2013 - June - CANNES LIONS AWARDS > The Coca Cola 'Ekocycle / Many Lives of Me' film is SHORTLISTED for Best Animation (Film Craft Lions) at the Cannes Lions.

2013 - June - CREATIVE REVIEW > The two 'DAVID' D&AD Yellow Pencil wins are written up in the Creative Review D&AD Special (Page 29).

2013 - June - D&AD AWARDS > 'DAVID' wins the YELLOW PENCIL for Best Direction and the YELLOW PENCIL for Best Production Design in the Film Craft category at the D&AD Awards.

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