By thelaegotist / / Bicoastal integrated production studio Humble has signed director Tom Carty for representation in the U.S. and Canada. An award-winning talent as both a writer and director, Carty is a renowned storyteller and innovator who has pushed creative boundaries throughout his career. Carty began his career in advertising as a copywriter. He came to fame working with his creative partner Walter Campbell at AMV BBDO producing groundbreaking work on high profile brands including Dunlop Tyres, Volvo, and Guinness. His Surfer spot for the latter achieved mass acclaim and was voted the best commercial of all time by the British public. After establishing himself as one of Britains most-awarded copywriters he successfully transitioned into a new phase of his career as a director, producing award-winning spots for clients including the BBC, Nike, Levis, The Economist, and a popular spot for ITV starring Gary Oldman. He also recently directed the short film This Isn’t Happening, and currently has two features in development including Available Light with Kate Mara attached.