Sunday
Nov052017

Epica Awards: Book 30 (October 2017)

I contibuted a piece to the official Epica Awards recap collection on Kenzo's "Kenzo World," which won the Film Grand Prix at the 30th annual Epica Awards. Having served on the jury that selected the piece, I wrote about that experience as well as the coverage of Kenzo's amazing run that year that I helped oversee while at Fast Company.

 

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Monday
Aug142017

Clio Awards: Before "Marcel," There Was Pangaea (June 2017)

 

During Cannes Lion, the Publicis Groupe announced that they were taking a year off from any award show participation in order to pool all of their resources into an internal communication platform called "Marcel." It sent shockwaves through the ad industry.

But then I discovered that JWT had already done this...two years ago. 

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Monday
Feb202017

Fast Company: The Making of Guerrilla Games' "Horizon Zero Dawn" (February 2017)

I sat down with Guerrilla Games co-founder/managing director Hermen Hulst and narrative director John Gonzalez - instead of gameplay talk, we discussed their creative process and how their new game "Horizon Zero Dawn," was a huge 180 for them as a company after the super-violent "Killzone" shooter series.

 

Sunday
Nov272016

The 2016 Epica Awards (November 2016)

I served as a member of the jury for the 30th Epica Awards held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, working with an international group of journalists to select the best advertising and marketing efforts for the year worldwide.

 

 

Epica Awards 2016 from Eric Alt on Vimeo.

 

Friday
Oct072016

Fast Company: Luc Besson On His Creative Process and "Valerian" (October 2016)

I interviewed the French filmmaker (The Fifth Element, The Professional) about his work habits, and the film he's wanted to make since he was 10 years old. 

 

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