Kranky (aka Laurence Shanet) has had the honour of dancing with both Britney Spears and Bob Dole, helped teach hundreds

of New York cab drivers how to flip the bird, and been intimate with an 800-pound black bear.

He has directed and produced work that you’ve seen on your television, computer, and phone screen. He is a past winner

of the CFP’s Young Director Award at the Cannes International Advertising Festival, was listed among the industry’s

Top 10 “Directors to Watch”, and has had his work placed in the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection.

He also smells great.

mark andré


Marc André’s love for visual storytelling is apparent in each piece he creates. His style is powered by a fresh sense of design and composition - a result of studying architecture and the arts prior to committing to film school. Marc André’s attention to visual detail and his passion to capture emotion in its purest

form result in unforgettable tapestries of iconic imagery, creating lasting images in all his work.

Being of French and Filipino descent has given Marc André a cultural diversity he’s proud of, and his life experiences at home and abroad have inspired him, fuelled his imagination, and have contributed to his very subtle, innocent, yet playful sense of humour. Marc André has directed over 160 commercials and

music videos in Canada and internationally.