Film Club Signs Filmmaker Em Cooper
Press Release from Film Club Productions
London, 26 September 2011 - Film Club Productions, London-based animation production company have added filmmaker Em Cooper to their roster of award winning directors for commercials representation.
Em Cooper, a Royal College of Art graduate, is best known for creating engaging and emotionally sensitive short films, specializing in a unique mix of oil paint animation over live action.
Cooper’s style offers a sensitive, visually rich perspective of her subjects . Her trademark approach involves the use of oil paint on glass animation as well as oil painted rotoscoped animation mixed with live-action.
Prior to joining Film Club, Cooper worked freelance as a director, editor and lead animator for commercials and documentaries, as well as directing and producing shorts for festival screenings. Her latest short film ‘Confusion of Tongues’ premiered at the Brooklyn Film Festival in July 2011 to critical acclaim.
Sue Loughlin, Film Club executive producer said: “Em is a talented young filmmaker with an exceptional degree of originality. She is an all-rounder and a great signing”.
Film Club Productions is an exclusive group of hugely experienced as well as talented animation and mixed media filmmakers including a few recently graduated directors to spice up the mix.
With their film making background – there are BAFTAs and a host of other industry awards between them– Film Club is all about creating fantastic and beautiful animated commercials for the UK and US, and commercials that inspire short film making. Film Club has been brought together by Sue Loughlin, herself an award-winning animation director, turned producer. Supported and resourced by th1ng, come and say hello to Film Club at www.filmclubproductions.com or better still give Sue a ring on 07966 596 357.