Team March 21st, 2018barracudaadmin
Filippo PoleselWriter, Producer
Filippo is an award-winning writer and producer of commercials, web content and short films. He graduated from the London College of Media with a BA in Advertising and Video Production in 2005. His advertising portfolio includes brands such as Fiat, P&G and Campbell’s amongst others.
He is also the founder of award-winning short film festival Shorts On Tap, which he led to become the fastest-growing short film showcase in London with sold-out events and extensive media coverage. Shorts On Tap has been awarded the prestigious Film London Boost Award in 2015, and is now an international showcase with events planned in Berlin, Madrid and Tokyo.
Michele FiascarisWriter and Director
Michele is an award-winning writer director. A London Film Academy 2010 graduate, he has written and directed numerous commercials, short films, and the feature film “Fat Cat”.
His works have featured on publications such as EMPIRE Magazine and La Repubblica (Italy’s N.1 newspaper.)
His films have been selected and awarded in over a dozen film festivals worldwide, spanning from Berlin to New York Independent Film Festival.
He has directed content for BBC and BAFTA TV and for brands such as Nike, P&G, Kiehl’s, FIAT, Campbell’s, Barilla and numerous others, including the United Nations.
His latest thriller short film Rain Catcher, starring Jo Hartley (This is England, Eddie the Eagle) and Dudley O’Shaughnessy, is due to release in spring 2018.
He has recently directed the official trailer for the largest Asian film festival in Europe, the Far East Film Festival 20th.
Michael CoppolaCinematographer & Editor
Michael is a versatile filmmaker with experience in world class music videos, commercials and fashion videos. He has studied Filmmaking at Central Film School.
Michael oversees everything to do with image. He is an skilled DOP and Editor, but can turn his hand to anything that involves picture from After Effects to DaVinci Resolve. He has worked as a cinematographer and editor for artist such as Nick Cave, Paul Kalkbrenner and Kygo.
His portfolio of fashion videos and commercials includes brands such as Sony Music, Fiat, Michiko Koshino, Campbell’s, amongst numerous others.
Evgeny was born in 1981 in Moscow into a family of filmmakers. In 2005, he graduated from the well-known Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography (VGIK) where he had studied Cinematography for 5 years. After graduating, he took part in various productions in Russia, such as the feature film “Pavlov’s Dog” where he made his debut as a DoP.
In 2009, he moved to London to study on Filmmaking Course at the London Film Academy, seeking to acquire new film-making skills such as a producing, screenwriting, directing and editing. Since then he’s been working as a DoP and a Camera Operator on many projects including ‘’The Edge”, which was nominated for Best Foreign Film at 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards. His latest feature film “Fat Cat” has brought him Best Cinematography Award at Madrid International Film Festival.
In 2011 Evgeny has finished a Writer-Director Course at the London Film Academy and made his director’s debut with a short film “Cliches”. “Father and Boy” is his second short.
Nik LuckyConcept Artist, Illustrator
Nik Lucky was born in Venice [Italy] where he attended the Art Institute. He then moved to London where he attended multiple specific courses for Computer Graphics. London’s multi-ethnic culture and wide variety of art environments, inspired him to investigate further into the reality of Digital Art and ultimately Concept Art.
In 2015 he moved to Singapore and attended the notorious FZD – Feng Zhu School of Design and obtained a Diploma in Industrial Design.
After the Singapore experience he decided to work as a freelancer in order to gain exposure and broaden his experience, ranging from Movies to Videogames, from Art Events to Illustration Design.
Alba Moyano CarrascalWriter
Alba is an award-winning writer and New York Film Academy graduate with a portfolio covering film, TV, radio, theatre, music and advertising.
Her literary creativity has been recognized in Spain, where she has won several awards in the categories of poetry and short story writing. Her last dark comedy play “La gent que em veu” has been awarded and produced in four theatres up to now.
Alba is currently working at Digital Media Services as Clients Services Coordinator, while she also collaborates with film production companies (Yellow Pill, On The Corner TV) and institutions (Film London) as freelance copywriter, script editor and translator. Her début narrative short film “The Verge” is in pre-production and to be filmed in October 2016.
Harriet DunningAccount Manager
Before joining Yellow Pill as our account manager, Harriet led the marketing department at luxury brand Three Floor, developing and implementing projects across web, advertising and social to name a few, and prior to this worked across retail and communications for global companies such as Harvey Nichols and Selfridges. Before turning her hand to film, following an exciting surge in the popularity of video as it became the dominating marketing tool in 2017 for it’s ability to convey relatable stories, that can immediately reach and engage a wide range of audiences. Harriet’s unique experience and fresh insight allows her to work closely with her clients to develop innovative solutions, and provide support throughout to create a campaign that captures todays audiences.
Mark Andrew JonesAccount Manager
Mark is a Producer/Writer with a passion for Documentary and Fiction. With a BA Hons degree in Film Practice from the University of the Arts, London, Mark has a special interest in Documentary, and produced and filmed a feature documentary on the refugee crisis in the Calais Jungle, with a 2nd documentary in post production.
Mark is a keen writer and has written a feature film on the refugee crisis. Over the past 3 years he has filmed and produced short docs for: FREMANTLE MEDIA UK, MAMA Youth and Sky TV programme, ‘Whats Up’