Elliot Dear

Jon Hopkins
Feel First Life
E4
Space Station
BBC Christmas
The Supporting Act
Jon Hopkins
Emerald Rush
O2
Make Them Giants
John Lewis
The Bear & the Hare
Jose Cuervo
The Battle for Tequila
Jose Cuervo
The Margarita
King Creosote & Jon Hopkins
Bubble
Biography

Elliot Dear is an almost indecently talented animator, illustrator and director. His dazzling mixed media films are consistently groundbreaking, emotive and atmospheric. Elliot’s work displays a range and skillset rarely seen. Incorporating live action, stop motion and both hand drawn and 3D animation, his films feel like a throwback to the golden age of animation, whilst managing to be utterly contemporary and cutting edge.

Awards & Recognition

BBC The Supporting Act

Cannes Lions 2018: Gold Lion for Film Craft - Animation
Cannes Lions 2018: Silver Lion for Film Craft - Direction
D&AD Awards: Wooden Pencil Film Advertising Crafts, Animation for Film Advertising 2018
Creative Circle Awards 2018: Gold for Best Animation
Creative Circle Awards 2018: Silver for Best TV ad over 60s
British Arrows 2018: Gold for Entertainment Promotions
Featured in the APA Show 2018

John Lewis ‘The Bear & The Hare’

British Arrow Award 2014 (Gold) - Best Integrated
British Arrow Award 2014 (Silver) - Best over 90 Second Cinema Commercial
British Arrow Award 2014 (Silver) - Best over 90 Second TV Commercial Using Paid-For Media
Creative Circle Awards 2014 (Gold) Craft, Film, Digital & Radio - Best Animation in Film or Digital
Creative Circle Awards 2014 (Gold) Film - Best Cinema
Creative Circle Awards 2014 (Silver) Best Film Production Design
Creative Circle Awards 2014 (Silver) Film Craft - Best Direction
Creative Circle Awards 2014 (Silver) Best TV Single


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