Jon Hopkins 'Emerald Rush'
Just released for Jon Hopkins new track, 'Emerald Rush', and already a staff pick on Vimeo, Robert Hunter and Blinkink's Elliot Dear have co-directed a cinematic masterpiece.
The combined talents of this wondrous duo have come together in full force here, mixing hand drawn animation and live action wizardry to magical effect. Pop your headphones on, maximise your screen and click play...
Created last year, Wieden & Kennedy Amsterdam commissioned Robert to create 3 online films for Facebook Germany.
Directing a talented team of 2D animators and using his own storytelling style of illustration, the films aimed to reassure the nation that Facebook take online security seriously. VERY topical for today..!
Elbow 'Little Fictions'
After initially being approached by Elbow to create the beautiful cover artwork for their latest album, Robert's successful collaboration with the band resulted in him illustrating and directing a series of mesmerising teasers for the album.
From Illustrator to Animation Director...
Robert has always been a natural storyteller, one of his first graphic novels The New Ghost published by Nobrow inspired Robert's first animated teaser for Jon Hopkins album Asleep Versions. Since then, each published book provided exciting opportunities to bring his charming illustrations to life! So, as the story goes, this is where it all began...