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LAGO

LAGO

Inspired by LAGO’s modular furniture designs, we created an alphabet of shapes that were used to design a group of characters. Launched at the LAGO store in Barcelona and later at Milan Design Week, our characters were then projected onto the furniture in a series of short animated gags.

Music: Al Boorman (wevie.tv)

client: LAGO/Ground Control Milan

project: Animated characters/map projections

date: Spring 2012

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GOOGLE MORE THAN A MAP

GOOGLE MORE THAN A MAP

We loved the paper engineering of Google Maps’ promotional mailouts so that became the starting point for these animated campaign films…

client: Across The Pond Productions/Google Creative Lab EMEA

project: 2 x 40 sec animated films

date: Spring 2012

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GOOGLE ENTERPRISE

GOOGLE ENTERPRISE

Upbeat ideas and simple animation style brings life to these instructional promotions for Google’s set of web-based work tools.

client: Across The Pond Productions/Google Creative Lab EMEA

project: 3 x 90 sec animated films

date: Winter 2011/12

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VODAFONE 360

VODAFONE 360

Foreign Office animates the international campaign to launch Vodafone’s new user interface and social networking features. On TV, Internet and digital billboards all over the world near you.

client: Vodafone/Skinny NYC/Santo Agency/Stink London

project: Animation Vodafone 360 TVCs and Digital

date: October 2009

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F1 ROCKS

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F1 ROCKS

Foreign Office delivers a 360 branding solution for the global success story F1 ROCKS, a broad entertainment show pegged to the F1 tour. We designed the brand, the event marketing campaign and the graphic backbone for the TV show for the inaugural event in Singapore in September.

Here is a taster in the form of the title sequence to the glamorous TV show currently showing in 172 countries. Other highlights include the fabulous Beyonce draped in our logo, watch this space…

client: All the Worlds/Universal

project: Branding, Marketing and TV packaging for entertainment show

date: Autumn 2009

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K-SWISS/MTV

K-SWISS/MTV

This film has so far attracted over 5,000 entries to the K-Swiss/MTV K-space online competition. Try it yourself at remastertheclassic.com!

client: K-Swiss/MTV Networks Europe

project: Competition Promo

date: March 2009

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YOURS MAGAZINE

YOURS MAGAZINE

Three women take us on the journey of their lives through photographs, scrap books and memories in these three TV adverts for Yours Magazine.

client: Hooper | Galton Agency

project: TV advert series

date: Spring 2009

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RBC

RBC

Instructional graphics with a twist was the starting point for this TV commercial directed by Arno Salters, with animated graphics by Foreign Office.

client: RBC Bank of France/BBDO/Spy Films

project: Animated graphics for TV advert

date: September 2008

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COKE INGREDIENTS

COKE INGREDIENTS

What’s in a bottle of Coke? The famous and classified ingredients come to life on their website with the aid of Foreign Office’s colourful animation.

client: Coca-Cola Company/Grand Union

project: Interactive animated commercial

date: June 2008

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ABSOLUT ONE SWALLOW

ABSOLUT ONE SWALLOW

A whole series of flowery, beautiful animations by which famous (but pessimistic) proverbs are turned around when given a shot of absolut Vodka…

client: TBWA Berlin/Stink Berlin

project: Animated micro-ad campaign

date: January 2008

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ADIDAS ADI DASSLER

ADIDAS ADI DASSLER

A birds-eye descent into a small central European town. Animated in painting-style 3D, this animation is the starting point for Martin Krejci’s film about Adidas’ charismatic founder Adi Dassler. Produced by stink.

client: Adidas/180 Amsterdam/Stink

project: Animation inserts for commercial

date: January 2008

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ME AND MY GOLDFISH

ME AND MY GOLDFISH

Wintry, intimate animation based on a short story by Sir Ranulph Fiennes. Commissioned by Grey as part of an advertising campaign for the Goldfish credit card.

client: Goldfish

project: Animation

date: December 2007

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EGG

EGG

Foreign Office designed this lovely little robot pig for an advertising spot for egg credit card, directed by Ne-O.

client: characterdesign for advertising spot directed by Ne-O @ Stink

project: 30 - 60 seconds

date: winter 2007

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OLD NAVY SHORTS AND DRESSES

OLD NAVY SHORTS AND DRESSES

Playful animations pop up as an army of models show off the latest fashion from US clothes chain Old Navy.

client: Old Navy/HSI Productions

project: Animation for TV Commercials

date: March 2007

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NOKIA DUEL

NOKIA DUEL

Cheeky flirtatious mobile phones indulge in some bollywoodesque wooning in a multiethnical graphic world. A 2D/3D hybrid film starring the latest Nokia models.

client: nokia international

project: launch movie

date: aug 2006

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NOKIA PREMIUM

NOKIA PREMIUM

Launch film for the Nokia Premium range of mobile phones, with designs inspired by flowing liquids in nature. Featuring our hero Brian Eno (pictureD)

another collaboration with elliot

client: nokia international

project: launch movie

date: July 2006

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RIKSGÄLDSKONTORET

RIKSGÄLDSKONTORET

After last year’s success, our characters are back for more adventures in this year’s series of commercials for Swedish financial institution Riksgäldskontoret.

client: Storåkers-McCann Advertising, Sweden

project: Series of five TV commercials

date: may 2006

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NOKIA L’AMOUR

NOKIA L’AMOUR

A film about the inspiration and conception of a Nokia’s L’amour range of mobile phones, shown worldwide at Nokia’s launch events.

client: Nokia Design

project: Launch film for new mobile range (16mm)

date: october 2005

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NO HOPE IN NEW JERSEY

NO HOPE IN NEW JERSEY

A lively video featuring the band and a gang of demonic gang of cartoon characters…

client: Warner Music (UK)

project: music video for the

date: march 2005

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M.I.A

M.I.A

Hard-edged, ghetto style stencil animation and tigers feature in this lively promo for “Galang” by M.I.A. aka “UK’s Kelis”
A collaboration with Ruben Fleischer

client: XL recordings

project: live action and animation music video

date: August 2004

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BLUE GURU

BLUE GURU

This heavily branded collection website for cult fashion label Blue Guru relies heavily on illustration and animation, from the website to the embroideries and applications on the actual clothes.

client: Blue Guru/Purple Pin Ltd

project: fashion label promotion web site

date: june 2004

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IKARA COLT

IKARA COLT

Riding the train of love in this hard-driving animation/live action hybrid film, Ikara Colt are rocking tough indeed…

client: Plastic Fantastic Records (UK)

project: music video for

date: april 2004

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MANILA

MANILA

Dancing Rabbits, sexy flight attendants, micmaster Michael Smith on the mike, Foreign Office directs and animates this cute and funky musicvideo for new media darlings Seelenluft.

client: back yard records/ministry of sound

project: live action and animation musicvideo

date: september 2003

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FC KAHUNA

FC KAHUNA

We almost killed FC Kahuna, the hottest electro DJs around, by forcing them on to treadmills at 11 am… Was it worth it?

client: CIty Rockers

project: music promo

date: 2002