Bicoastal production company Park Pictures director Tom Tagholm visualizes the inner demons that haunt those in the throes of a gambling addiction in the powerful and unsettling :60 “Online” for BeGambleAware, out of 18 Feet & Rising. The spot is part of the new “Voices” campaign aimed at individuals aged 15 to 24, which was recently identified as a risk group in data from the Gambling Commission. BeGambleAware is the leading charity in the U.K. committed to minimizing gambling-related harm.
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Agency: 18 Feet and Rising
Executive Creative Director: Anna Carpen
Creative Director: Will Thacker
Creative: Will Thacker, Louis Jopling
Agency Producer: Russell Taylor
Assistant Producer: Lewis O’Brien
Business Director: Adrienne Little, Andrew Barnard
Senior Account Manager: Emma French
Strategist: Jack Carrington, Frances Docx
Production Company: Park Pictures
Director: Tom Tagholm
Executive Producer: Stephen Brierley
Producer: Nick Goldsmith, Sophie Hubble
Co Producer: Freya Silk
DOP: Mauro Chiarello
Editor: Leo King at Stitch
Prod Designer: Simon Davis
Post Production: MPC
Colourist: George Kyriacou
VFX artist: Kamen Markov
Post Production Producer: Amy Richardson
Sound: Anthony Moore at Factory
Media: Goodstuff Communications (Rob Donnellan)
About Park Pictures
Founded in 1998 by Executive Producer Jacqueline Kelman Bisbee and acclaimed filmmaker/cinematographer Lance Acord, Bicoastal/London-based Park Pictures has an auspicious track record of discovering and mentoring new talent in both commercials and film.
Park Pictures has earned the highest accolades for their international work, including an Oscar, an Emmy, and 18 Cannes Lions. Lance Acord has earned three DGA nominations for his commercial work and newly-signed directing duo The Mercadantes received a 2015 DGA nomination. Known for their story-driven film work, Park Pictures has been selected for Creativity’s “Production Company A-List” for nearly ten consecutive years. In 2015, co-founder Jacqueline Kelman Bisbee was selected for the 2015 Cannes Lions Film Craft jury and Advertising Age's prestigious 'Women to Watch' honor.
Park Pictures’ feature division, headed by Producer Sam Bisbee, Jacqueline Kelman Bisbee and Lance Acord, has produced five feature films, all of which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. In 2010, Park Pictures won an Academy Award for the company’s first narrative film, live-action short “The New Tenants,” starring Vincent D’Onofrio. Its most recent feature, Other People, starring Molly Shannon and directed by Chris Kelly, recently sold to Netflix.