Every Christmas we do something a bit unique that represents and challenges our studio’s diverse styles and skills. This time we have turned to our new dedicated 2D animation studio who have created something very special.
The first 2D #BZshorts film is directed by People and Talent Coordinator, Katie Gascoyne. Our commitment to pioneering new talent and giving opportunities to ALL staff is at the heart of the shorts program. This year, there was a blind pitch where the whole company was invited to pitch an idea for the music video to Scouting for Girl’s Christmas single. Specifically, the brief asked for an “odd couple.” Katie won the blind pitch with a heart-warming pairing between Dan, a living gingerbread man, and his human girlfriend, Mandy.
Jovan de Melo
Jovan De Melo Junior
Comp & FX
‘Let’s Not Go Away’ a Song by Scouting For Girls
Music & Lyrics by Roy Stride, David Freedman, Jackson Freedman
All @ Blue Zoo
Made by Blue Zoo Animation Studios
© Blue Zoo Productions Ltd 2019