Barcelona-based production company Agosto has opened an office in Buenos Aires, to be run by executive producer for Argentina Luli Kramer. Agosto Buenos Aires has also signed Argentinean directing duo Diego & Vladi, who are previous winners of four Cannes Lions, and animation director Juan Pablo Zaramella, who recently won the public's and Fipresci awards at Annecy with his stopmotion shortfilm "Luminaris".
Kaboom productions has signed director/writer Erik Moe to its roster. Moe has worked as a copywriter and creative director at agencies such as DDB, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, and TBWA/Chiat/Day and has directed spots for KFC, T-Mobile, Audi and others. He has written for TV and film, including feature films such as his Young Artie Feldman, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. He is currently developing an animated series based on his semi-autobiographical illustrated novel "Tales of a Young Urban Failure".
Canadian director, director of photography and editor Ryan Gibb has joins Holiday Films for commercial representation. Gibb has worked as a director for Red Bull, directed action sports film Life Cycles and the documentary 199 Lives, about the life of freestyle motorbike daredevil Travis Pastrana.