Blinkink is a production company based in Soho, London. Existing in the world where animation and technique-driven live action meet, Blinkink represents some of the world’s most visually inventive filmmakers.
Always nurturing fresh young talent alongside well-established directors Blinkink creates commercials, short films and music videos that are consistently unique and innovative.
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.
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