Three TV advertising films directed by Peter Collinson op.20 (September 1966)

Tracks for Picador, Camay and Co-op
Published by: Highbridge Music Ltd
Commissioned by: Peter Collinson
Instrumentation: Various
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Duration: 1:30

Movements

  • 1: Picador
    1) Rugby, 2) Lorry Driver

    Directed by Peter Collinson,
    Agency Masius Wynne-Williams
    1 x 15"

  • 2: Camay

    Directed by Peter Collinson,
    Agency Benton & Bowles
    Produced by Mike Fredman
    3 x 45"

  • 3: Co-Op

    Directed by Peter Collinson,
    Agency: Aspect
    Producer: Brian Little
    2 x 45", 1 x 15"

Notes

Composer's note: In 1965 I was working as MD for singer Liza Shane, who had taken over from Barbra Steisand in the London run of 'Funny Girl'. She and her husband Peter Collinson came over to my flat in Hammersmith one evening and I recorded some outrageous spoof 'commercials' as a joke. Next day I was asked to do some for real for him and found out that Peter was much in demand as a film director of commercials. We remained friends and he went on to make feature films, most famously 'The Italian Job', but tragically died of cancer in his early forties.


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