When motion control is not an option… 48 heads of broccoli, 10 toddlers, 3 food stylists, 2 paper mâché blueberries… and 1 giant crane with a custom-built LED strip to hand-track the camera to match time and distance from a CG previz. A miniature shoot of epic proportions! HELIUM.FILM: Production VANDAL: VFX & POST McCANN HEALTH: Executive Creative Director: June Laffey Senior Art Director: Kate Chisnall Senior Copywriter: Vanessa Reynolds Senior Producer: Penny Brown Account Director: Marie Le Hur Strategy Director: Sophie Wild NESTLÉ: Brand Manager: Alison Lieu


FSM: Director, Producer / Sarah Cloutier Colourist / Tom Meares Editor / Charles Ivory Online / Howard Hill Audio / Nigel Crowley


Wow! What a unique opportunity from our friends at Ogilvy Sydney and Kimberly-Clark. The challenge: Bring the Kotex Sport Ultrathins logo to life for a dynamic 30 second film. The result: A spectacular multi-coloured LED catsuit worn by two talented parkour athletes with 5,000 fully programmable LED’s, individually hand-sewn to create a truely bespoke Kotex brand icon. “A collaborative team effort and great opportunity to showcase our collective skills involving artists, designers, costume designers, producers, hardware and software engineers.” – Emile Rademeyer, VANDAL Creative Director We hope you enjoy the finished film as much as we did making it. LIGHT IT UP! VANDAL: Director […]


VANDAL: Director / Emile Rademeyer DISCIPLE: Creative Partners / Tim Brown, Pete Buckley Designer / Ilya Aronovich Account Executive / James Arnold NEWS CORP AUSTRALIA: General Manager NSW Marketing / Lindsay Chappel Marketing Manager / Samantha Mason Marketing Executive / Natalie Watts


GREY ADVERTISING: Client Services Director / Justine Leong Creative Director / Chad MacKenzie Copywriter / Dan Staudinger Art Director / Adam Frazer Senior Producer / John Staudinger Director / Phil Meatchem

Kellogg’s Imagine

Emile Rademeyer and Phil Meatchem brought to life the uninhibited imagination of children in this animated TVC. AGENCY: JWT SYDNEY VANDAL: Directors / Emile Rademeyer, Phil Meatchem Head of Production / Tina Braham VANDAL: ALL ILLUSTRATION & ANIMATION


ARCHIBALD WILLIAMS: Creative Director / Jonny Browne Art Director / Kylie Suttor Copywriter / Roger Heath Account Manager / Matt Romeo Account Director / Bianca Wignall Director / Phil Meatchem

Cash First

We’ve all experienced it. Opening up an envelope and…. BILL SHOCK! Beautifully designed hand-drawn illustrations bring this moment to life through an authentic animation technique. CREATIVE OASIS: Creative Team / Michael Malherbe, Paul Knights Producer / Wendy Gillies V∆ND∆L: Directors / Phil Meatchem & Andreas Wanda


“Animals Australia” has been awarded multiple Gold accolades as well as the highly coveted International Grand Prix Mobius Award for VFX. LOUD: Creative director / Joe Van Trump Agency Producer / John Ruggiero Account Executive / Madelen Richards VANDAL: VFX & POST


THE DYLAN AGENCY: Creative Director / Dylan Taylor Agency Producer / Kathryn Lasker VANDAL: Creative Director / Emile Rademeyer VFX Producer / Tina Braham CG Supervisor / Chris Gardner Lead Lighter / Adam Waddington Modelling & Texturing / Amanda Lee


PHOTOPLAY: Director / Scott Otto Anderson Producer / Oliver Lawrance FSM: VFX Supervisor / Andreas Wanda EP / Dave Kelly Producer / Tina Braham Creative Director / Emile Rademeyer Lead Compositor / Howard Hill Lighting / Adam Waddington Compositing & Matte Paintings / Phil Stuart-Jones, Rosano Lepri Character design & storyboards / Phil Meatchem Animation / Alex Goodwin & Andy Sutton Modelling & Rigging / Amanda Lee, Stuart Mallia Colourist / Billy Wychgel


FSM created a new opening title and in show graphic package in conjunction with FOX SPORTS for their dedicated Rugby program, Rugby HQ. FSM CD Emile Rademeyer directed the package, collaborating closely with FOX SPORTS CD Mark Simmons and Head of Graphics Sergio Papa. Based around a movie title sequence, each of the show’s stars including Phil Kearns, Rod Kafer and Nathan Sharpe is given a hero sequence. Filming components were completed in 2 states with collaboration between FSM and Brilliant Films in Sydney and Blacklab International in Brisbane. FSM: Director / Emile Rademeyer Executive Producer / Dean Sutherland Head […]