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Storm the Movie by Tim Minchin (2011)

Storm is a 9-minute beat poem that has become an anthem for critical thinking people worldwide. At a London dinner party, Tim argues with a hippy named Storm. He describes a society where science is attacked as the enemy of religion, alternative medicine given credence and public funding, and psychics have prime time TV exposure.… Read More »

Um Bongo advert by Oscar Grillo (1983)

Another colourful fruit drink advertisement from Oscar Grillo at Klacto Animations. Their earlier Kia-Or advert established a new trend and led to them being commissioned to make the Umbongo for Leo Burnett in 1983, a commercial still shown today. Oscar Grillo was featured in a article in Animator issue number 22 (Spring 1988).

Kia Ora advert by Oscar Grillo (1982)

This soft drink advertisement has a strong resemblance to Oscar Grillo’s colourful animation for the Linda McCartney song Seaside Woman. The Kia Ora advert was directed and animated by Oscar Grillo at Klacto Animations. The characters carrying the piano at the end are by Ted Rockley and the complete tracing was by Lyn Rockley. Oscar… Read More »