Blacklist Director Tendril and Ammirati NYC splash into summer with Seagram’s

Blacklist Director Tendril geared up for girl’s night with this colorful campaign for Seagram’s Escapes, highlighting the myriad flavors of one of this summer’s hottest beverages. The films are a bold and poppy mix of CG and live action elements.


“We loved the brief for this campaign,” commented Tendril. “Creatively developing the different ways to transition between ‘parties’ and introduce dynamic elements into each scene was our favorite task.”

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Blacklist Director Tendril’s work on the “Heart of the Arctic” wins a Silver Pencil at the 2014 The One Show!

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Blacklist signs the Man

Man vs Magnet’s Matt Smithson has expertly combined years of experience in printmaking, animation, design and film to form a unique and signature style that’s all his own. His handiwork has graced the campaigns of Nike, Google, IBM, Volvo, Showtime and Nokia – to name only a few – and his videos have screened at numerous festivals worldwide. He’s been on exhibit at the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, recognized by the ASIFAs, won at The One Show and was recipient of the prestigious ADC Young Guns Awards in 2009. And today Blacklist is happy to announce that he has joined their dynamic roster of directors.

Matt took a minute to catch up with Blacklist and talk about his past experiences, his dreams for the future his latest project with Blacklist for IBM.


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