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Now Hiring: Art Director

Now Hiring: Art Director

Do you have a bold personal style and sick design skills? Do you love to push boundaries and experiment with visuals?   An exciting opportunity has arisen at Mr.Frank - we are looking for a new Art Director!   This role needs someone who...

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Mr.Frank Approves – Midnight Run

Mr.Frank Approves – Midnight Run

1988 marks a decisive turning point in Robert De Niro’s career. After Mean Streets, The Godfather Part II, Taxi Driver, The Deer Hunter and Raging Bull, the 45 year old held legitimate claim to being one of the greatest actors of his generation, if not all...

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The Sanctity of Cinema

The Sanctity of Cinema

Going to the cinema is supposed to be an escape. A leisure activity far removed from the tedium of everyday life, it is a well-worn transaction – the customer pays an agreed sum to sit in a dark room and utterly forget about everything for a few precious...

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License to Sell?

License to Sell?

James Bond, in his myriad guises, is an advertiser’s wet dream. An emblem of unflappable British cool, the iconic secret agent is as renowned for his taste in luxury commodities as he is for repeatedly violating the Geneva convention. The name itself is...

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Ground control to Mr.Frank

Ground control to Mr.Frank

You’d have to have been living under an asteroid not to have noticed that outer space has been kind of a big deal this week. Space scientists (a job title I’ve just made up, but like to think exists) announced further evidence of flowing water on the surface...

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A long time ago in a cinema far, far away....

A long time ago in a cinema far, far away....

Those attuned to the Star Wars universe may have felt a moderate disturbance in the force earlier this week – when fresh rumours emerged of the theatrical cuts of the original trilogy finally being released on Blu-Ray. Although jaded by the the endless...

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Empty Streets and Green(er) Futures

Empty Streets and Green(er) Futures

There is something intrinsically cinematic about the deserted city. The once-bustling metropolis reduced to an empty, eery silence is an undeniably powerful image, instantly transforming a familiar locale into an alien landscape. Perhaps it serves as a timely...

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Artist Spotlight – Susan Youssef

Artist Spotlight – Susan Youssef

As a female, Arabic, half-Syrian-half-Lebanese filmmaker, Susan Youssef has certainly faced her fair share of adversity. Brooklyn-born, she studied at the University of Texas, going against her family’s wishes in pursuing filmmaking and shooting documentaries...

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