Christine Wolf joins Picture North as senior editor

Picture North adds seasoned editor Christine Wolf to their growing post-production team. Transitioning from Whitehouse Post, Wolf brings over 15 years of experience and leadership to the expanding Picture North team, joining Olivia Rose Curry on its roster of senior editors. Originally from Akron, Ohio, she found her love for editing while studying music and … Continue reading “Christine Wolf joins Picture North as senior editor”

Reel Women: Neha Datt Schultz EP/Head of Development Picture North

Editor’s Note: They are leaders. They are inspirational. They are mentors. They are visionaries. They are, quite frankly, badasses. They are our 2022 REEL WOMEN. During Women’s History Month, you will be able to meet these incredible personalities in Advertising, Entertainment, Media and Production. Women like Neha Datt Schultz are making “Herstory.” Neha Datt Schultz joined Picture North in 2014 as … Continue reading “Reel Women: Neha Datt Schultz EP/Head of Development Picture North”

Director and pilot Henry Behel added to Picture North roster

Director and pilot Henry Behel sparks Picture North’s roster with high-octane energy. Picture North has signed LA based director Henry Behel, adding his affinity for cars, planes, and luxury goods to their roster. The move solidified a tried and tested relationship between the director and Picture North, who have worked together on previous spots.  Behel … Continue reading “Director and pilot Henry Behel added to Picture North roster”

COX + Picture North + FCB Chicago sending hugs in new campaign

COX Communications teams up with FCB Chicago and Picture North to show how technology can provide new ways of connecting. What does a hug mean? During the COVID-19 pandemic, the way people think about hugs has drastically changed. As lockdowns have come and gone, there has been a collective strain on relationships, forcing citizens across … Continue reading “COX + Picture North + FCB Chicago sending hugs in new campaign”

Director, storyteller Vanessa Black joins Picture North

Director Vanessa Black signs with production company Picture North and embellishes their roster with authentic, sustainable, and impact-driven storytelling.  “I’m very passionate in what people are up against and what drives them,” Black says. It was this focus that kickstarted her career in 2014 when she flew overseas to cover the youth behind the headlines … Continue reading “Director, storyteller Vanessa Black joins Picture North”

Rafael Kent joins Picture North with explosive music video

Cool camera moves and slick transitions are nice, but in the end it was asthmatic love that united Picture North and Brazilian director Rafael Kent. Kent, who on Friday released his explosive new music video for Vintage Culture, Fancy Inc. with a feature from The Beach, also doubled up with signing with production company Picture … Continue reading “Rafael Kent joins Picture North with explosive music video”

Picture North soars on epic African Adventure

What is Ol Malo? Chicago-based Picture North has released the answer in the form of a jaw-droppingly beautiful new film for the Kenya-based safari and helicopter adventure company. You got it, the name is Ol Malo. Ol Malo is an immersive experience, connected to the local Samburu tribe who play a pivotal role in the … Continue reading “Picture North soars on epic African Adventure”

Picture North teams up with Patrick Mahomes

Picture North and director Martin Rodahl get fans excited for 2020 NFL season with Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Leading up to the 2020 NFL season kickoff, production company Picture North and director Martin Rodahl have collaborated with client BioSteel, a sports nutrition and hydration company making inroads into the US market, to make … Continue reading “Picture North teams up with Patrick Mahomes”

Director Ryan Patrick joins friends at Picture North

LA-based director Ryan Patrick, known for his comedy and choreography chops, joins the Picture North family, formalizing a relationship over a decade in the making. Director Ryan Patrick’s history with Picture North’s Executive Producers Neha Datt Schultz and Martin Rodahl goes back to his college days at Northwestern University where all three majored in film and … Continue reading “Director Ryan Patrick joins friends at Picture North”

Picture North debuts new Special Olympics PSA

Director Martin Rodahl and Picture North continue their decade-long relationship with Special Olympics Illinois with their 2019 fundraising PSA Listen to the Mustn’ts. Weaving together small glimpses of an athlete’s life from infant to champion and incorporating a Shel Silverstein poem by the same title, the PSA provides a lens into the doubts people with … Continue reading “Picture North debuts new Special Olympics PSA”

Picture North hires editor Talia Pasqua

The Chicago native with the expansive reel becomes the production and post company’s first full-time editor After freelancing for several years, Talia Pasqua has found a home for her versatility and emotive touch at Picture North. As the company’s first full-time editor, she represents a significant landmark in Picture North’s history. Executive producers Martin Rodahl … Continue reading “Picture North hires editor Talia Pasqua”

Picture North gets hot with FCB, Jack Daniel’s

Director Nate Camponi turns up the heat with distillery workers, who also volunteer as firefighters, at Jack Daniel’s in Tennessee. On a cold winter morning in Tennessee, Picture North and FCB Chicago teamed up with the local distillery workers at Jack Daniel’s to fight fire with fire. Every bottle of Jack Fire helps the distillery … Continue reading “Picture North gets hot with FCB, Jack Daniel’s”

Picture North expands international roster of directors

The globe-trotting Chicago and LA-based production company racks up more award-winning talent, top-tier clients, and hard-earned airline miles (Chicago — 11 October 2018) Production company Picture North, formerly 71 Degrees North, has rebranded and added Nate Camponi, Nic & Sune, Jake Zalutsky, and Markus Bader to its director roster. This collective joins director and executive … Continue reading “Picture North expands international roster of directors”

Daily Planet’s Michael Gabriele proves love conquers all in Mariachi Boy

A boy, a tuba, and a quixotic quest to woo the girl of his dreams make this heartwarming short film. Mariachi Boy was directed by Michael Gabriele and produced by Daily Planet. “As a director, I want to tap into real emotions, whether joy, sadness or excitement, and tell stories that draw people in because they … Continue reading “Daily Planet’s Michael Gabriele proves love conquers all in Mariachi Boy”

AbelsonTaylor hires Mike Czuba as VP in new position

AbelsonTaylor, one of the world’s premier health and wellness advertising agencies, has hired veteran insights and market research expert Mike Czuba as vice president of insights innovation.  In this newly created position, Czuba will focus on elevating AbelsonTaylor’s capabilities in cultivating meaningful and actionable strategic insights through innovative market research and development methodologies. He will … Continue reading “AbelsonTaylor hires Mike Czuba as VP in new position”

Noisefloor welcomes Carly Glenn to the family

Noisefloor welcomes singer/songwriter, filmmaker, and writer Carly Glenn to the family. Carly has worked in production for almost 3 years and brings many talents to the table. “Carly is a great fit for us. Her willingness to wear multiple hats and learn new skills is exactly what we were looking for,” says Noisefloor partner Cory … Continue reading “Noisefloor welcomes Carly Glenn to the family”

The voice of America’s overlooked healthcare population

Picture North helps nonprofit managed care org Community Health Choice build a new platform for its members to speak Director Jake Zalutsky and Production and Editorial company Picture North have released their latest campaign for client Community Health Choice through Texas-based agency Langrand. For the underserved population of Texas, Community Health Choice has been a … Continue reading “The voice of America’s overlooked healthcare population”

FCB Chicago promotes Lisa Bright to EVP, ECD

New executive creative director has been recognized as one of the most creative women in advertising Congratulations are in order for FCB Chicago’s Lisa Bright. The agency announced she has been promoted to EVP, ECD. In this role, she will continue to report to FCB Chicago’s chief creative officer Liz Taylor, while overseeing all creative … Continue reading “FCB Chicago promotes Lisa Bright to EVP, ECD”