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Shop • GoSeeAWARDS14 winner Markus Henttonen publishes his road movie 'Twisted Tales Road to Hope' - a visual search for paradise lost. Illustrated book and Collector's Edition by Hatje Cantz

27.08.2015 • The poetic touch of Markus Henttonen's artwork already convinced the jury members at last year's GoSeeAWARDS. Now the series titled 'Twisted Tales. Road to Hope' has finally been published in the form of a book by Hatje Cantz. The photographer born 1976 in Finland’s Lahti takes us on a journey. His road movie leads us through a land which is a mirror image of life itself: With his atmospheric images, he shows us seemingly random everyday situations or also very personal experiences from the past and dreamlike sequences, always with an emotional undertone and open for interpretation.

"Twisted Tales is like life, a unique and exciting travel with joy and sadness of desire and despair combining the most personal with things common. Memories, dreams and reality mix up to profound layers. Despite the flashbacks from the past and the unexpected turns this journey is going forward. It almost feels like a puzzle that will never really be complete. There will always be something little out of place, a little bit twisted... :"

As a special treat, Hatje Cantz is offering two...

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photo & film • Fröhlich Management : Rapper will.i.am in LEXUS NX spot, Herbert Knaup & Emilia Schüle in VOLKSWAGEN web series, COCONUT HERO movie, KENNEL & SCHMENGER campaign, 'Under the Skin', and personal mood clip 'Somnia'

26.08.2015 • For the introduction of the new LEXUS NX on the European market, DOP Thomas KÜRZL had rapper and producer will.i.am in front of his film camera. The technically skilled musician, who became famous with the Black Eyed Peas, also plans his own design edition of the vehicle – the Lexus is already the co-star in one of his music videos. The executive agency was Chi & Partners for the shoot, which took place near Madrid. Production: Mindseye.

The edgy independent comedy COCONUT HERO is already the second film by Director Florian COSSEN to be shown in movie theaters after 'Das Lied in mir' (The Song in Me). In the comedy with an equally challenging as breathtaking topic, life battles death – with casualties on both sides. The German-Canadian independent comedy was filmed in Canada.

The subject: no friends, no father, no perspective – Mike Tyson is 16 years old, is tired of life and wants to die. He writes his own obituary and shoots himself in the head. To his great disappointment, he doesn't wake up in heaven the next day, but in the city hospital. That is when his fate suddenly...

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Film • DBC – Driven by Creatives : BATHSTORE TV spot für Saatchi & Saatchi London, for ANGRY BIRDS 2 on 'Piggy Island' new in movie theaters: 'Fack Ju Göthe 2' featuring Elyas M'Barek plus 'The Keeping Room' – we have the trailers on GoSee

26.08.2015 • With the touching story of a small bathroom inhabitant, DOP Jan PRAHL describes the great significance of the underrated room for the British bathroom retailer BATHSTORE. 'There is a room in your home where big things happen'. Production was in the hands of Saatchi & Saatchi London with director Roman Valent.

The sequel to the comedy 'Fack Ju Göthe' has been filmed. The cast once again includes the teacher couple Zeki Müller (Elyas M’Barek) and Lisi Schnabelstedt (Karoline Herfurth). The DOP of the film was Andreas BERGER c/o DBC-DRIVEN BY CREATIVES under the direction of Bora Dagtekin in the production from Constantin Film International. The film will be in movie theaters across Germany in September, 2015; we present you the trailer here & now on GoSee.

Already considered a 'feminist western', DOP Martin RUHE's film 'The Keeping Room' documents the struggle of three Southern women against greedy and rogue Union deserters. The leading roles are played by True Grit star Hailee Steinfeld, actress and screenwriter Brit Marling, and actress Muna Otaru.

After the enormous...

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in the movies • New in cinemas: COCONUT HERO, an enchantingly tragic independent comedy about the meaning of life. Director: Florian COSSEN c/o FRÖHLICH MANAGEMENT

26.08.2015 • The edgy independent comedy COCONUT HERO is already the second film by Director Florian COSSEN to be shown in movie theaters after 'Das Lied in mir' (The Song in Me). In the comedy with an equally challenging as breathtaking topic, life battles death – with casualties on both sides. The German-Canadian independent comedy was filmed in Canada.

The subject: no friends, no father, no perspective – Mike Tyson is 16 years old, is tired of life and wants to die. He writes his own obituary and shoots himself in the head. To his great disappointment, he doesn't wake up in heaven the next day, but in the city hospital. That is when his fate suddenly turns: During a routine examination, doctors discover a walnut-sized tumor in his head. Mike can hardly believe his luck and hides the disease in order to avoid the life-saving operation. Certain death before his eyes, Mike's feelings about his environment change – he finds love.

Florian Cossen sketches an edgy tragic comedy about the meaning of life, death, and the power of destiny. The leading roles are played by Alex Ozerov, Bea...

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Advertising • Rapper will.i.am is the testimonial in the spot for the new LEXUS NX - DOP Thomas KÜRZL; we have the clip on GoSee

26.08.2015 • For the introduction of the new LEXUS NX on the European market, DOP Thomas KÜRZL had rapper and producer will.i.am in front of his film camera. The technically skilled musician, who became famous with the Black Eyed Peas, also plans his own design edition of the vehicle – the Lexus is already the co-star in one of his music videos. The executive agency was Chi & Partners for the shoot, which took place near Madrid. Production: ...

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Fashion • RESERVED Fall/Winter 2015 - we present you director Bart POGODA's campaign clips

26.08.2015 • AF PHOTO director Bart POGODA filmed the perfect fashion clips for the RESERVED Fall/Winter 2015/16 campaign. He realized the collections Street Fashion Man and Woman, as well as the young line YFL in Iceland's various different landscapes with protagonists including models Nicole Louise Pollard, Diego Cesar Miguel, Lulu Leika Liep, and Orri. The second camera was operated by Marcin Morawicki, and editing was done by Michał Grzeszczakowski. The film for the kids collection was realized against an urban badckdrop with the slogan 'Cool Kids of New York' and background music by Steve Science.

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DoP • In movie theaters this September: 'Fack Ju Göthe 2' - is back with Elyas M'Barek and Karoline Herfurth. DOP: Andreas BERGER; we have the trailer on GoSee

26.08.2015 • The sequel to the comedy 'Fack Ju Göthe' has been filmed. The cast once again includes the teacher couple Zeki Müller (Elyas M’Barek) and Lisi Schnabelstedt (Karoline Herfurth). The DOP of the film was Andreas BERGER c/o DBC-DRIVEN BY CREATIVES under the direction of Bora Dagtekin in the production from Constantin Film International. The film will be in movie theaters across Germany in September, 2015; we present you the trailer here & now on ...

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Advertising • Deal ! Actress Emilia Schüle and actor Herbert Knaup for DBB in Volkswagen's duel of genrations - Myong HUN-OH (Director & DOP) films the 8-part VOLKSWAGEN web series

26.08.2015 • 'Younger drives better?!' Under the executive of Director and DOP Myong HUN-OH c/o FRÖHLICH MANAGEMENT, VOLKSWAGEN started the eight part web series featuring Herbert Knaup and Emilia Schüle in a duel of driver's education generations. The clips can be seen on the VW Facebook channel and on Youtube. The executive agency was DDB with CDs Andreas Kant and Benjamin Bruno, copywriters Peter Goeke and Christopher von Eschwege with Nadja Saländer (Account Director) and Philipp Wagner (Project Manager).

The branded content clips can be seen on the Volkswagen Facebook channel and on YouTube. The last episode will be broadcast end of August. youtube.com/vw

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DoP • 'Bathrooms matter' - DOP Jan PRAHL c/o DBC turns a little duck into a big star in the BATHSTORE TV spot for Saatchi & Saatchi London

26.08.2015 • With the touching story of a small bathroom inhabitant, DOP Jan PRAHL describes the great significance of the underrated room for the British bathroom retailer BATHSTORE. 'There is a room in your home where big things happen'. Production was in the hands of Saatchi & Saatchi London with director Roman ...

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DoP • 'The Keeping Room' - the new Civil War drama and action-thriller by DOP Martin RUHE c/o DBC

26.08.2015 • Already considered a 'feminist western', DOP Martin RUHE's film 'The Keeping Room' documents the struggle of three Southern women against the greed of rogue Union deserters. The leading roles are played by True Grit star Hailee Steinfeld, actress and screenwriter Brit Marling, and actress Muna ...

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