A collection of my best work.
A short video explaining 'Bitcoin', a decentralized digital currency.
Received over 250k views in it's first four days online. Featured on The Atlantic, The Guardian, Huffington Post, PBS News Hour and Gizmodo among others.
Short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2013.
Written and Voiced by Marc Fennell - marcfennell.com.
Design, Direction and Animation by Duncan Elms.
The 'Deep Web' Film content
One of two animations created for the 'Deep Web' Film by Alex Winter.
Direction, Design, Animation: Duncan Elms.
Deep Web Director and Writer: Alex Winter.
Narration: Keanu Reeves.
Promotional video for KPMG, the film highlights three key time periods as examples of KPMG’s influence over the path of history since the start of the company, which dates back to 1870.
Produced at The Mill.
Creative Director: Anthony Dodero
2D Lead Artists:
Duncan Elms, Pierce Gibson
Aran Quinn, Ariane Irle, Vivian Kim, York Capistrano, John Stanch
Editor: Jessica Ledoux
The Dangers of Sitting.
Commissioned for 60 minutes Australia. This video shows the potential dangers of prolonged sitting.
The Renewable Energy Target
A look into the Renewable Energy Target in Australia and who wants to get rid of it.
Created for 'Agency' and The Climate Institute.
What is Vertcoin?
A short informative video on digital money, from the pioneering Bitcoin protocol to newer attempts including Litecoin and Vertcoin.
Design & Animation: Duncan Elms
Research: David Seaman
Narration: Scott Mitchell
35 Letters is a feature length documentary produced by Ikandy films and directed by Janine Hosking. The film is an inventive and deeply moving account of 31-year-old Melbourne writer Angelique Flowers in the last phases of her terminal illness, as she struggles to find a peaceful way to die.
The film features hand crafted animation that brings to life the letters of Angelique. Working with Picture Drift, I designed and animated two segments of animation for the film.
35 Letters premiered at the 2014 Sydney Film Festival where it won the Documentary Australia Foundation Award.
Video coming soon.
A Rational Fear - Brisbane Olympics
A futuristic and humorous look at Brisbane's bid for the 2038 winter games. Created for Satirical news site, 'A Rational fear’.
Using a UI interface the video shows some of the things that could effect the capital of Queensland in the future.
The Checkout is a consumer affairs show produced by 'The Chaser' and Cordell Jigsaw on ABC TV Australia.
I created the titles sequence and logo as well as creating the graphics for the segment titles and weekly stories for the 10 episodes.
The Rise of Bitcoin
'The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin', is a feature length documentary that follows a computer programer and early adopter of Bitcoin.
I art directed, designed and animated an explainer animation for the film.
The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival 2014.
Hungry Beast, 'Beast Files'
These short infographic videos were produced for the 'Hungry Beast' TV Series, Season 3.
The Apple video was short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2012.
TV Series Content
Comm Bank 'Better Business'
A video used by the Commonwealth bank of Australia to explain their better business website. Kinetic type and dynamic animation were used to create an exciting video.
Agency - thewhiteagency.com.au
Nickelodeon 701 Idents
Created for Nickelodeon Australia for the rebrand of their 701 channel.
Promax Winner for 'Best children's promo'.
Digital Agency, Pillar Sports, asked me to create a video for their new social media app, 'Stackla'.
The characters are modified from models by beeple.
'Stuff Said' Animated Quotes
'Stuff Said' is a series of animated quotes created for 'Hungry Beast' TV Show, Season Three.
Each week we had to quickly create visual solutions to three quotes based on the shows weekly theme. This is a selection of my favorites.
TV Series Content
The Perfect Athlete
I created the graphics for this short documentary about Shane Perkins, Australia's fastest track cyclist.
Story by Kirk Docker.
Produced for the 'Hungry Beast' TV Series, Season 3.
Short Listed for the 'Information is beautiful awards' 2012
TV Series Content
Killing The Net
A story about the possibility of the internet being shut down.
Written and presented by Dan Ilic
Produced for Hungry Beast Season 3.