The Awards Keep Coming For Phoenix’s CCTV Promo

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Phoenix Media Group‘s Biz Asia America promo for CCTV recently landed a few awards, including a Silver ADDY and a PromaxBDA Design nomination. This sweeping and artful promo takes a stylized journey through an immersive, re-imagined environment. Fostering a dialogue between Asia and the West, Phoenix created visuals that linked money and trade with human interaction. Check it out here: http://vimeo.com/39869403 …

GRworks’ “Pen to Paper” Surpasses Kickstarter Goal

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Success! GRworks has surpassed its Kickstarter goal for its “Pen to Paper: My Imaginary Friend” children’s book, featuring stories by kids from non-profit writing center 826LA that are illustrated by professional artists from Pixar, Disney, DC Comics and Nickelodeon. I can’t wait to get my hands on a hard copy of the beautiful book! Check out the great plug we …

The Nation Takes Us To “Wonderland” In New Innovid Campaign

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“Create curiosity, deliver wonder, measure enchantment” is the tagline of the latest integrated campaign for Innovid, a leading provider of immersive video advertising. A key tenet of the Brands in Wonderland campaign is a CG-driven web video created by The Nation, which highlights Innovid’s capabilities and pays homage to Alice in Wonderland in a whimsical way. The Nation handled the …

Oishii Creative Welcomes Sterling Hawkins & Luca Giannettoni

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Team Oishii Creative is expanding! The brand strategy & integrated creative agency has appointed Sterling Hawkins to the role of Consumer Experience & Business Development. He will work closely with President/Creative Director Ismael Obregon on brand strategy for business and entertainment clients, and bolstering the agency’s reach into new markets. Luca Giannettoni also comes on board as Creative Director and …

Roger Welcomes Executive Producer Josh Libitsky

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2013 is the year of expansion for mixed-media production studio Roger, which welcomes Josh Libitsky as Executive Producer. The production industry veteran will combine forces with Owner/Creative Director Terence Lee and Head of Production Drew Neujahr to help grow the company’s live-action projects and advertising clientele. Most recently, Josh was Executive Producer at bi-coastal production company Stardust, where he worked …

RPA & King And Country Help Honda Fly High In New Civic Campaign

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Production company King and Country (K&C) recently put its full-service capabilities in live-action direction, editorial, animation, CG and VFX on display in a new campaign for the 2013 Honda Civic, created via ad agency RPA. In the first spot, “More to Love,” the camera moves through the inside of the Civic as blue and white metallic mylar balloons inflate containing …

GRworks’ Ladies of Animation Show Bridges Creative Worlds

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Animation professional Gennie Rim conceived GRworks in 2012 to bridge the gap between creativity in commercial animation and fine art. Curating shows at her gallery GRspace, located in downtown LA’s burgeoning arts district, Rim is culminating her creative vision. Her recent show, “Ladies of Animation,” showcased works across many arts disciplines, from painting to illustration to hand-made plush toys. Of …

BigStar Soars with Iconic “Game of Thrones” Teaser

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The highly anticipated third season of “Game of Thrones” premieres on March 31st — and HBO tapped creative strategy and production company BigStar to create a promo teaser with the show’€™s iconic raven of Westeros ominously soaring through contemporary real-world environments. Featuring the theme “Their World Returns to Ours,” the “City Raven” promo hit more than 1.5 million views on …

Royale Raises $10K+ For Superstorm Sandy Relief Efforts

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Over the holidays, Royale launched an interactive holiday piece to help raise $10,000 for The American Red Cross Disaster Relief. All proceeds from the charity were donated in support of those affected by Superstorm Sandy. At the heart of Royale’s ambitious 25-day fundraising effort was “The Bell Ringer,” a delightfully humorous animated short about Edith, a sweet old lady who …