“Born to avenge my sex and conquer yours, I have succeeded in inventing strategies for doing so that before me had never been conceived.”
There's a 'Scandal on the Court', and everyone is a suspect.
Armed with a strong desire to forge a unique path for myself, I got into the film industry via music videos. The energy and endless possibilities London gives was a real driving force.
16 December 2020
"Real men think and feel for themselves."
13 November 2020
Move your attention to the Sisterhood of Perpetual Indulgence who have been fighting forces of hatred since ’79. Amen, Sister!
31 October 2020
"The idea behind Rejoice Resist came in response to a brief IN THE BLK and Equator Productions approached me with at the end of August. It focused on celebrating Blackness and speaking to solidarity and independence within the Black community."
"Teaming Japan’s greatest internationally renowned filmmaker, Kurosawa, with their greatest living author, Ishiguro, coupled with the tremendously talented Oliver Hermanus, is a producer’s dream."
"The true celebration is seeing people’s messages to me, telling me that this video cheered them up or made them dance during such a tough period." ADI HALFIN
22 July 2020
"We discuss her directorial debut short, the gruelling process of actually getting a film made, and empathize around her process of realizing she wanted to be a director (especially after working on 40 films, 38 of which were directed by men)"
We chose to re-enter into poignant turning point events between Imogen, her sister Allegra and mother Diane, with them reliving the moments alongside an actress in real-time.
"I just want to do whatever it takes to make sure that stories are being told by everyone who has a different perspective. I mean, we have literally a hundred years of cinema to make up for.”'
"A mix of Booksmart, Funny Ha Ha, and Ghost World, the movie has dialogue that is audaciously awkward and deeply hilarious." GARAGE
READ NOW! 'Moffie' is the "must-see queer film set in apartheid-era South Africa." AnOther MAGAZINE⠀⠀
20 April 2020
"Culture Is Not Cancelled" interview with director Oliver Hermanus
Read more how this brilliant music video came about on 1.4, where Lyndy Stout catches up with Adi from her home in Berlin.
ÊXTASE: a feature doc released to rave reviews in a very similar condition to its main character - isolated from other bodies.
28 March 2020
A hybrid essay film based on director Moara Passoni's own experience of anorexia, and that of all the women who participated in the creation, produced by Academy Award Nominee Petra Costa (The Edge of Democracy) with Lief’s Margo Mars acting as consultant producer.
“How do you dust yourself off and move onwards and upwards when faced with failure or diversions?” Fabrik's Hero Margo Mars
27 March 2020
It's definitely worth reminding ourselves of this statement from last month's interview, especially during the current context of the Covid-19 pandemic.
P.S. Sensuous, exuberant.
"Are You Glad I’m Here is an actual masterclass in confronting Western prejudice and liberal simplicities."
01 February 2020
Five Stars for a thrilling debut feature by Lebanese-American filmmaker Noor Gharzeddine.
Young New York directing duo re-imagine a magical first-date through dance.
FASTCOMPANY amplifies FREETHEWORK's message: underrepresented creators are here, have always been here, and aren’t going anywhere.
18 October 2019
isn’t it time we caught up to reality? ⏰
- Feature Film
- Alma Har'el
- Danny Sangra
- Music Video
- Brand Content
- Free The Work
- Eva Michon
- Creative Studio
- Elisha Smith-Leverock
- Adi Halfin
- Lily Baldwin
- Margo Mars
- Natasha Khan
- Leonora Lonsdale
- Oliver Hermanus
- Gillian Zinser
- Social Media
- Courtney Hoffman
- Free The Bid
- Luo Jian
- Noor Gharzeddine
- Emily Cohn
- Carolina Markowicz
- Gabrielle Ledet
- Johnny Ma
- Lotje Sodderland
- Comic Book