Category: television

Phoenix Rising

18 January, 2013 (16:26) | Animation, awards, character, motion graphics, other, television, tvc | No comments

This is a first for Sixty40. Phoenix has risen once more, this time taking physical form. Our friends at One Green Bean had the character made and sent over. He will forever live on our awards table, sitting as an honourary statue of awesomeness. If you missed the video, check out Phoenix’s best work here.

Virgin Money “Fortunate Frank”

11 January, 2013 (14:51) | Animation, character, motion graphics, television, tvc | No comments

Sixty40 were asked by The Works to create a character based TV and print campaign, about Fortunate Frank: a happy-go-lucky traveller who unlike the rest of us doesn’t need travel insurance. Starting with still images for print and online we developed a character and style which took inspiration from Mr Bean and vintage Paddington Bear [...]

News Flash: Sixty40 Animates dog.

28 November, 2011 (13:21) | Animation, television, tvc | No comments

Sydney, 24 November –Sixty40 has been appointed to create a series of nine TVCs as part of a new brand campaign for FetchTV. FetchTV is an entertainment service that delivers the best of free-to-air and subscription television to viewers via a broadband connection.. Building from storyboarded concepts from the agency The Works, Sixty40 designed and [...]

The internets love the TV1 spots

29 January, 2010 (14:24) | Animation, promo, television | No comments

Big ups to Motionographer,  Drawn and Boing Boing for sending some viewers the way of the TV1 Summer spots. You can tell when one of these blogs take an interest in your work: your internets go crazy.

Alphabreaks Shoot

3 September, 2008 (08:46) | Animation, motion graphics, television, titles | No comments

We were at the shoot for a new show we’re doing the show packaging and identity for Disney’s “Alpha Breaks”. It’s great to walk into a place and see your logo made real, not just real but with flashing lights. This brings to 2 the amount of times that has happened to us. The other [...]

The Insanity Continues (we’re sorry)

20 August, 2008 (11:21) | Animation, character, film clip, television | No comments

The cat is fully out of the bag, and hunting children in the park. This photo is from an expose in the Daily Telegraph about the apparent outrage of political correctness that forced Psycho Teddy to turn into the “vanilla” DJ Tedy Z.  Best quote of the article from the organisation that promotes fair representation [...]

Kmart Preproduction

30 June, 2008 (09:26) | Animation, television, tvc | No comments

We are currently in the thick of production of a huge, and very exciting TVC for K-Mart. This is Matt directing kids in a huge house we’ve just filled with toys, all so we can get into the real business end of the spot. As George Lucas said “the nice thing about animation is that [...]

Sixty40 talk at Semi-permanent

30 April, 2008 (11:52) | Animation, film clip, motion graphics, television, titles, tvc | 1 comment

Matt and Mark present to 2200 people at the Sydney edition of Semi-Permanent. Later Dan and Mark talk and close the Brisbane version. Both times we experienced a great feeling of transient fame. Getting stopped at parties related to the event was strange, but when you got stopped at unrelated parties and drunk people wanted [...]