District Bureau, in partnership with Cool Red Star Pictures, wrapped up filming on its short film, "Towed," in Los Angeles in May, 2015. Written by director Grant Janes and producer Tonya Agurto, the film has already shown in a number of Oscar-qualifying film festivals and has been picked up for distribution by MagnetFilm. Check out our blog for more info and pics.
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The Body Shop - "Da Balm"
Directed by Grant Janes, this spec spot for the The Body Shop features break-dancing Hasidics, gyrating Inuits, Bollywood hip-hoppers, day-glo rappers, and at least one of those girls who regularly turns up wearing next-to-nothing in American Apparel ads. Music by Cornershop.