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Dan Gifford

After studying languages and working as assistant to the British Ambassador to Italy - of all things - Dan Gifford worked as a runner and then made his first short film... winning first prize at the Stella Artois film awards in 2000.

Since then he's directed over 100 commercials for clients as diverse as Nikon, Adidas, the BBC, M&S, and Unicef. He's picked up numerous gongs along the way and recently shot major campaigns for Range Rover, Google, and Ford - the latter starring Gerard Butler.

"The World in One Place"
This effective trail for CNNís Original Series strand packs plenty of screen time into 60Ē. A wall of televisions showcases the channelís eclectic output, covering everything from the Nineties to Jesus Christ. The visual conceit pays tribute to CNNís broadcast heritage as a constant stream of images blends familiar faces and more obscure subject matter against a scenic backdrop.
Director: Dan Gifford Ⓟ (76 Ltd Ⓟ Ⓦ)
Director's Agent: ENID London
Cinematography: Johan Palm
Production Design: Greg Blair
Voiceover: Anthony Bourdain
76 Ltd
21a D'Arblay Street
020 7287 8739
Mark Murrell
(Managing Director)
020 7287 1422
Alex Katz
(Executive Producer)
Alan Friel
Andy Lambert
Chaka Sobhani
Charles Muzard
Dan Gifford
David Mould
James Mangold
Jason Farrand
Ken Arlidge
Klaus Obermeyer
Michael Lennox
Nigel Simpkiss
Patrik Bergh
Russell Bates
Sam O'Hare
Simon West
Sue Worthy
Yann Secouet

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