Hi Hesty & Vermont Castings!
Thanks so much for reaching out. We would love an opportunity to pitch on the upcoming ‘Always Burning’ spot.
We are The Sequence Group — a creative studio with offices in Vancouver and Melbourne — specializing in design, animation and visual effects. 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.
View our studio reel below:
Who We Are
Over the past ten years Sequence has fostered a creative atmosphere, utilizing a dramatic blend of art and technology.
At its core, Sequence is comprised of a handful of creative individuals with a multitude of talents. We are directors, artists, animators and editors, but above all else, we are problem solvers.
Dan Sioui is a senior producer with over fifteen years experience in the animation field, including a degree in Film Studies and English Literature from Queen’s University.
Dan has worked extensively in live action, game and animation production across the globe. Following years of live action experience in Toronto, Dan studied the craft of animation and went on to supervise production at Yeson Studios in Seoul, Korea before returning to produce the Ed, Edd n‘ Eddy movie and 3 seasons of the animated series for The Cartoon Network. Shortly thereafter, he co-created and produced 3 seasons of the critically acclaimed animated series The Very Good Adventures of Yamroll in Happy Kingdom for The Cartoon Network and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
For the past eight years Dan has been the executive producer of The Sequence Group, inspiring significant growth across multiple platforms.
Select producing credits include the following: HALO: THE FALL OF REACH | HALO COMBAT EVOLVED ANNIVERSARY | MORTAL KOMBAT: LEGACY Animated Shorts | ED, EDD & EDDY | RED RIDING HOOD: GRANDMOTHER’S TALE | INCEPTION: THE COBOL JOB Animated Shorts| HALO: SPARTAN ASSAULT | HALO 4 TERMINALS | JONAH HEX Animated Shorts | THE VERY GOOD ADVENTURES OF YAMROLL IN HAPPY KINGDOM | PRINCE OF PERSIA: Before the Sandstorm | HAMSTER
FOUNDER & CD
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 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 CG trailers for Marvel:Avengers Alliance 2 Civil War, Star Wars Commander, 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 the following: HALO: THE FALL OF REACH | HALO: SPARTAN ASSAULT | HALO 4 TERMINALS | HALO COMBAT EVOLVED ANNIVERSARY | MORTAL KOMBAT: LEGACY Animated Shorts| RED RIDING HOOD: GRANDMOTHER’S TALE | INCEPTION: THE COBOL JOB Animated Shorts| JONAH HEX Animated Shorts | PRINCE OF PERSIA | BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE Animated Shorts | I AM LEGEND Animated Shorts | TERMINATOR SALVATION MACHINIMA
Select clients include 20th Century Fox, 343 Industries, DDB, ABC, Animal Planet, Capcom, TAXI, Cartoon Network, Cossette, Concord Pacific, Discovery Channel, Disney, Electronic Arts, Food Network, History Channel, MTV, NBC, Sega, Shaw, Sony/Santa Monica Studio, Ubisoft and Warner Bros.
Examples of our Animation/VFX work
For a more general overview of our work, please visit our complete portfolio here.