Hi, Will! 

 

Thanks for reaching out regarding the upcoming You. Only Better. 2.0 campaign for Bulletproof.

As you know, we are The Sequence Group — a creative studio with offices in Vancouver and Melbourne — specializing in design, animation and visual effects for the advertising industry. Our talented team of directors, artists, designers and animators excel in creating dynamic worlds that engage audiences and clients alike. 

Sequence is proud to offer full creative solutions from concept to completion with a strong emphasis on design, direction and production. Although a boutique studio by choice, Sequence has developed a dependable depth of talent and is thus flexible enough to scale on demand.

Clients include (but are not limited to) 20th Century Fox, ABC, TAXIAnimal Planet, Cossette, Cartoon Network, DDBConcord Pacific, Discovery Channel, RethinkDisney, Electronic Arts, Food Network, History Channel, MTV, NBC, Sega, Shaw, Sony/Santa Monica Studio, The Hub and Warner Bros.

 
 

View our latest ad reel below:


 

Ian Kirby: Director

Ian Kirby is a director, producer and visual effects artist with extensive experience in film, television, and gaming.  Ian works closely with production studios and game developers with a focus on advertising and the narrative expansion of new and existing properties.

Ian’s hands-on background in animation, visual effects and live action enables him to undertake and manage a broad spectrum of mediums and projects.

Recent directing works include spots for Krispy Kreme and WCLC, a Star Wars Rivals trailer, and the feature length film, Halo: The Fall of Reach.

Ian is the founder and executive creative director of the creative production studio, The Sequence Group.

Directing Credits include:

WCLC PICK 3 SPOT  / TRANSFORMERS: FORGED TO FIGHT - ALL TRAILERS / LONE ECHO TRAILER / WATTAM TRAILER /  DAIRYLAND SPOTS / KRISPY KREME NUTELLA SPOT / WHAT REMAINS OF EDITH FINCH - RELEASE TRAILER / HALO 2: ANNIVERSARY - ALL TERMINAL EPISODES / STRANGE EMPIRE: OPENING TITLES / HALO: SPARTAN STRIKE - ALL CINEMATICS / THE QUEST: OPENING TITLES / HALO: SPARTAN ASSAULT - ALL CINEMATICS / HALO 4: TERMINAL EPISODES & AWARD WINNING M41 CINEMATIC / SACRED 3 - ALL CINEMATICS / SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED: OPENING TITLES / HALO: COMBAT EVOLVED ANNIVERSARY - ALL TERMINAL EPISODES / MORTAL KOMBAT: LEGACY - ALL ANIMATED SEQUENCES / CLUE: TV MINISERIES OPENING TITLES / REMEMBER ME - ALL CINEMATICS / PRIMEVAL NEW WORLD: OPENING TITLES / HANAZUKI: FULL OF TREASURES / ARCTIC AIR: OPENING TITLES / THE HAUNTING HOUR: OPENING TITLES / RED RIDING HOOD: GRANDMOTHER’S TALE / ENDGAME: OPENING TITLES / INCEPTION: THE COBAL JOB / JONAH HEX: TWO GUN MOJOPRINCE OF PERSIA: BEFORE THE SANDSTORM / THE DEVIL YOU KNOW: OPENING TITLES / BATMAN: BLACK AND WHITE / I AM LEGEND: ANIMATED THEATRICAL TRAILERS/ TERMINATOR SALVATION: MACHINIMA SERIES

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1053991/

 

 

Relevant Examples of our Live Action/VFX work

As we have a wide variety of styles and approaches to design, vfx and animation, here is a small selection of our pertinent work. 

For a more general overview of our work, please visit our portfolio here.

 

Thank You!

 

If there’s anything else you’d like to know about Ian and The Sequence Group, or are interested in collaborating with us, please drop us a line. Thanks!