Veteran EP Rob Traill and seasoned commercial director Tony Benna have launched Flesh and Bones. Rebellion and innovation are, in part, what brought the founders together. Growing up in the ‘80s and ‘90s on separate coasts, their love for art and filmmaking was sparked in underground punk basements and DIY skate spots. It was within these subcultures they found the freedom to go against the norm. As Traill explains, “Punk rock taught us rebellion, skate culture taught us innovation, and that is the ethos of our company.”
NAMESAKE Expands with Los Angeles Division
“Unlike other models, our owners are rostered elsewhere — Julian at RSA Films, and Cole at Sanctuary,” explains EP Tori Palmatier, who is leading the charge on making LA the main office, solidifying the collective’s presence there while helping to build the roster.
JORJA SMITH x POPCAAN “Come Over”: An Object & Animal & FRIENDS ELECTRIC Production
Directed by Amber Grace Johnson with animation direction by Future Power Station, the co-production is a homage to classic 90s anime complete with flying jetbikes, bone-crunching fights and swaggering attitude.
AI Chatbot Out-trolls the Troll: A Cautionary Tale
What happens when a sentient AI chatbot gets angry and gains access to an internet troll’s hentai and CP folder AND his contact list? Every 4chan edgelord’s worst nightmare is brought to horrifyingly fucked up life in the new video for “Algorithm” by Makeup and Vanity Set.