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  JAMES CLANCY   Freelance: CREATIVE / ART DIRECTOR / FILM  Creating integrated campaigns, TV commercials and content films for advertising agencies, production companies and direct to clients.  My goal is to create striking work that jumps off the page through a compelling story or powerful idea. I am meticulous about craft in all aspects of the finished product and pride myself on work that delivers results.  I have over 8 years experience in the advertising and production industries and have worked for ad agencies including: McCann, JWT and Havas...  ...Working on integrated campaigns for brands including: Nestle, Coca Cola, Betfred, Aldi, Royal Mail, Very, Debenhams, American Airlines, NHS and many more.  Send me a message and lets see how we can make some cool work.  Email: jaclancycreative@gmail.com  Phone: 07720766850

JAMES CLANCY

Freelance: CREATIVE / ART DIRECTOR / FILM

Creating integrated campaigns, TV commercials and content films for advertising agencies, production companies and direct to clients.

My goal is to create striking work that jumps off the page through a compelling story or powerful idea. I am meticulous about craft in all aspects of the finished product and pride myself on work that delivers results.

I have over 8 years experience in the advertising and production industries and have worked for ad agencies including: McCann, JWT and Havas...

...Working on integrated campaigns for brands including: Nestle, Coca Cola, Betfred, Aldi, Royal Mail, Very, Debenhams, American Airlines, NHS and many more.

Send me a message and lets see how we can make some cool work.

Email: jaclancycreative@gmail.com

Phone: 07720766850


experience

Freelance Creative / Art Director (June 2018 - Present)

MAGNAFI (June 2016 - June 2018) - Integrated Creative Group Lead

Freelance Creative/Film & Content Directing (2014 - Present)

The Gate Films (Apr 2016 - June 2016)

Havas Lynx (Feb 2016 - June 2016)

Freelance Creative / Creative Consultant (Dec 2015 - Feb 2016)

Travelling (Dec 2014 - Dec 2015)

McCann Manchester, Prestbury (Oct 2012 - Dec 2014)

Portfolio, Bolton (Sept 2012 - Oct 2012)

Driven, Wilmslow [Full time] (Mar 2010 - Sept 2012)

BBC, Manchester (Jul 2010)

The Clinton Partnership Feb 2010 - Mar 2010)

McCann Manchester, Prestbury (Sept 2009 - May 2010)

Frost*, Sydney (2009)

Pravda Advertising, Manchester (2009)

Co-Founder

OneMinuteBriefs - (2009 - Present)


HONORS & AWARDS

Cannes Lions Young Lions – Film Runner Up – 2018

The Drum Content Awards – Best Retail Marketing Content Campaign – 2017

MPA Awards – Best Creative Agency Campaign – Shortlist – 2017

MPA Awards – Small Agency Of The Year – Shortlist – 2017

Cannes Lions Media Academy (BBC) – Highly Commended – 2014

Cannes Lions Young Lions – Shortlisted – 2014

Cannes Lions Young Lions – Shortlisted – 2013

Fresh Awards – Breakthrough – Gold – 2014

Fresh Awards – Faces of Advertising – Specialist Award – Gold – 2014

Fresh Awards – Internal Communications – Gold – 2014

Fresh Awards – Nestle Cheerios – Social Media Campaign – Bronze – 2014

Fresh Awards – Poster – Bronze – 2014

Fresh Awards – Social Media Campaign – Bronze – 2014

Fresh Awards – Social Networking – Gold – 2014

Great British Entrepreneur – Nomination – 2014 

MPA Awards – Creative Innovation – Nomination – 2014

Roses Creative Awards – Poster – Nomination – 2014

Creative Featured in New York Times – 2014

Charity Creative Special Invitation to Downing Street – 2014

Sir John Hegarty - Blue Marine Foundation Ad Competition – Silver – 2014

The Pitch – Top 100 Small Businesses – 2014

Best Ad in The Drum’s Creative Round Up – 2013

Fresh Awards – Gold – Innovation – 2013

MPA – Highly Commended – Next Big Thing – 2013

Fresh Awards – Nomination – Fresh Breakthrough – 2013

NABS Hub David Pilton Challenge Finalist – One Minute Briefs – 2013

Roses Creative Awards – Nomination x3 – 2013

Roses Creative Awards – Poster - Silver – 2013

Fresh Awards - Broadcast Innovation - 2011

BBC Advertising Challenge Winner – 2010

YCN Winner – A is for Awards – 2010

YCN Winner – A is for Awards – 2009


Talks/Events/Judging:

The Art of New Business (LBi) (On the same card as Wieden + Kennedy) – 2012
BBC Promax (on the same card as Sir John Hegarty & Tony Kaye) – 2013
D&AD New Blood – 2013
Freshtival – 2013
Twestival – 2013
Mcr Digital Talent Day – 2013
D&AD New Blood – 2014IPA University Challenge – 2014
One Minute Briefs LIVE – 2014
Cedar Mount Academy – 2014
Ideas Foundation Talk/Workshops – 2014
McCann Manchester – Advertise Yourself Campaign
D&AD New Blood 2014
BBC Worldwide Creative Summit – 2014
BBC Wood Lane Talk – 2014
Sheffield Hallam University Lecture – 2014
Fresh Awards Judges – 2014


Featured:

The Drum
New York Times
PR WEEK
Campaign
CreativePool
Buzzfeed
Adland
HelloYouCreatives
TAXI
Brand Republic
M.E.N
D&AD
NABS
BBC
The Daily Record