PROJECTS

MELROSE CHEESE LUNCHBOX HACKS 

3D PRODUCT ANIMATION

From concept to execution, we created a series of animated 3D Character ads for Nickelodeon and Melrose Cheese.

We also want to mention that this was achieved while our whole team worked remotely.

CARE PROVISIONS AUSTRALIA 

2D CHARACTER ANIMATION

We partnered with Care Provisions Australia a disability support provider under the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission. Across Melbourne and regional Victoria, Care Provisions provides a range of services for people with disabilities. From script, design, animation, and recording voice remotely with an Australian based artist we created a 2D Explainer Video for their organization.  A versatile, engaging, and easy to digest video showcasing their full range of services. 

GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS - CARTOON NETWORK IMAGINATION STUDIOS

We partnered with Turner & Cartoon Network to produce the Behind the Scenes content for their African Imagination Studios initiative where four young competitors won for their fun and quirky superhero duos.  Cartoon Network's objective was for the winners to view first-hand how their drawings come to life by meeting the creatives behind the animation. We project managed and captured the process bringing all the competitors to Johannesburg, taking them to site visits at the studios. It was such a rewarding experience bringing a child's imagination to the big screen.

COTTONIL FASHION SHOOT 

Cottonil is a leading national brand in Egypt that offers high-quality home-wear and under-wear. They have produced great content around the world, but the quality of SA models, landscape, and wildlife took their fashion shoot to the next level.

 

We were delighted to work with their Agency 02Mea Communications, renowned photographer Petra van Raaij and professional talent from Boss Models and Ice Models at several Cape Town locations. 

1st FOR WOMEN - MY BODY (STAND UP) SONG

We were honoured to have worked on this promo for 1st For Women and we encourage you to download the newly released, "Stand Up" song on https://www.firstforwomen.co.za/16days

By downloading this song, viewers make a tangible difference in the fight against Women Abuse – ultimately helping to save lives.

Proceeds from all downloads go to the 1st for Women Foundation, which has raised R81 Million for woman abuse causes to date.

DERMASTINE SOCIAL MEDIA AWARENESS VIDEOS 

With this project, we worked hand in hand with their Ad-Agency to create a series of digital ads that lived on all social media platforms boosting their brand awareness, reach, and overall sales. 

BRAND LAUNCH - PRIMA TOYS BABY LOVE COMMERCIAL

Prima Toys was launching their first African doll to the market. They brought us in to develop the Creative Strategy for their on-air advertising.  We brought in the right Director, creative team and crew to create chemistry and magic on set.  We invented the tag line "the dolls that talk back to you in your own language" - (Zulu, English & Afrikaans) and shot four commercials through locally sourced South African talent.

KIWI WEAR YOUR PRIDE GRAPHICS TOOLKIT

We designed and animated a toolkit for MTV Base to promote a new show sponsored by Kiwi. The show has been trending on all platforms 

INTERNATIONAL ADAPTATION FOR AFRICAN MARKET - S.C. JOHNSON MR MUSCLE

Ongoing projects to adapt and package international content for local markets.  Hogarth UK, requested we source the right African voice and studios for adaptation for the Nigerian market. We sourced Pigin, Hausa and  English voices, booked language supervisors and recorded at our sound studios in Johannesburg. We cater for most African languages.

SOFNFREE BRAND LAUNCH TVC

SofnFree launched its new Black Castor Oil Range. We produced this TVC with Black Powder Agency, BET and Picture Tree. A brand comes alive when it works with local talent and local crews.  It transforms lives in the process. The closer you are to home, the more resonance you have with your audience. #SofnFreethehairexperts

HYUNDAI DRIVING EXPERIENCE CAPE TOWN

We captured the launch of the NEW Hyundai Venue in Cape Town this included the car features, test drives at different locations, press conferences and overall event from arrival to departure. Agency TBWA Hunt Lascaris and Sting Content.

NICKELODEON AVAILABLE ON DSTV ACCESS DURING NATIONAL LOCKDOWN

A great initiative by Viacom to open up Nickelodeon on DStv Access, so kids are entertained during the Lockdown as a result of COVID-19. Our Scriptwriters, Editors, Animators, and Sound Engineers worked remotely on this campaign due to preventative quarantine.

SOUTH AFRICAN PRODUCTION  - DSTV COMPACT FESTIVAL TVC

A collaboration between Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Agency, Black Brain Pictures Production, and Refinery Post Production we worked hand in hand to raise awareness and increase DStv sales during the festive period. As a post producer on this job, We facilitated the grade, online and master deliveries to ensure the client's objectives were on air.

INTERNATIONAL AFRICAN COLLABORATION - BOOMERANG AFRICA SAFARI COMEDY SHOW

In our industry, each situation is unique and requires a specific set of solutions. For this project, we connected African talent to record voices of wild animals to create a 26 part, one-minute comedy series “If animals could talk, what would they say?”  We shot and recorded the voices behind the greedy warthogs, romantic cheetahs, cheeky monkeys, and other majestic creatures. It was great collaborating with Turner Network and comedians Tumi Morake (RSA) and Eric Omondi (Kenya) on the show.

WINNIE MADIKIZELA MANDELA "MOTHER OF A NATION" TRIBUTE

As the country mourned the passing of one of South Africa's nation’s heroes, Mama Winnie Madikizela Mandela I had the honour of producing tribute pieces in memory of her for SABC. In one week we conceptualized, shot and produced 3 x 2.5min tribute videos and 1 x 52min documentary. It took a team of dedicated and passionate professionals sacrificing many sleepless nights to achieve this tight turnaround.  The 48min tribute doccie "The Mother of A Nation" is available on SABC 1, 2 & 3. #Restinpower