“You may not think so from looking at me – a heavily tattooed guy with an oversized beard, but… my ‘nerdism’ is that of many an 80-year-old lady: I embroider. Yup, needle, thread and cloth kind of embroider… and I bloody love it!Continue reading “Getting Down and NERDy: Brett De Vos – Embroidery”
To signify 2019’s International Women’s Day, photographer and diversity advocate Yana Binaev‘s documentary photojournalism project launched with TMRW Magazine, designed to reveal the uplifting stories of eleven incredible, influential ladies who have made their mark and written their destiny despite a bumpy journey, including the woman at the heart of NERD’s core, our founder Milana Karaica.Continue reading “Get to Know: NERD’s Woman of Power, Milana Karaica”
Established and thriving live-action director Meriem Adib has created sophisticated spots for many famous faces including Idris Elba, Bear Grylls, and James Cracknell. Despite this, there’s one spot that stands out amongst her sea of others.
Late last year, NERD welcomed yet another gifted animation director to our roster, Juan Pablo Zaramella whose love falls in storytelling using comedic ingredients to create seamless spots mainly through stop-motion, pixilation and filmography techniques.
From what started as a beloved hobby as a child, Juan has gone on to reach huge success, having created 10 short films, 2 TV series and is currently holding the Guinness World Record for the most awarded short film for his spot ‘Luminaris’, which to date has won 324 awards across the globe.
Ground-breaking, start-up (and Tesla rival) CHJ Automotive launched their extended-range electric vehicle – L.I. One – last week in Beijing with the help of a carefully crafted, CG commercial directed by NERD Productions’ Peter S.
The vibrant and stimulating world of animation director Light + Mathematics, has been welcomed into the NERD family with open arms. Combining the use of his vivid colours, love of animals and youthful vision, Light + Mathematics’ CGI success has been measured with his association with huge blockbuster movies such as Harry Potter, Shrek, Ice Age and Madagascar.
We are over the moon to welcome award-winning, multidisciplinary director and illustrator Craig Minchington to the NERD roster. Specialising in vibrant and dynamic 3D and CGI, Craig’s work (as well as his Instagram feed) is absolutely infectious.
The time has come. We can finally reveal our latest signing, and, boy, is it a good one! We are over the moon to welcome Light + Mathematics to our roster here at NERD! The madcap laboratory of award-winning animation Director Peter Szewczyk. Continue reading “SIGNED! Hollywood’s Peter Szewczyk Under Light + Mathematics”
Award-winning director Hylton Tannenbaum has directed a staggering 200+ commercials during his 20 years in the industry. He has built up a diverse range of directing abilities and styles and favours performance, humour and storytelling in his work. Hylton has worked with a vast variety of brands and agencies and has picked up numerous awards including two Cannes Lions.