This week a few of the Grain team have been out in the Big Apple shooting two promos on our Arri Alexa for a top brand. Massive thanks to our American cousins Heist who provided crucial support in the States. We can't say much now but watch this space for two A-List celebrity filled promos.
New York, New YorkMay 2013
Back in April we teamed up with the lovely folks at Drive Productions to film a giant time-lapse of a jumbo jet being created with items usually found inside the aircraft. Click here to see the result.
The CureMay 2013
Al Jazeera English's new series The Cure continues to take our team to exciting and exotic locations. In the next two weeks we'll be filming in the beautiful Norwegian Fjords following the PharmaSea project on the hunt for new antibiotics and California to see a new device that could revolutionise treatment for people with paralysis.
Hit MachinesMay 2013
Not quite Gangnam Style or Sneezing Panada but some of our recent videos have been watched and shared by millions of people world wide. Our film "We Ride: The Story of Snowboarding" has now been seen by over 2,000,000 people, our recent eBay hidden camera prank has had 166,000 hits, the Barclays Cycle videos have gathered 140,000 hits and our Wealth Inequality animation has clocked over 163,000 hits so far. The world is our Oyster card.
Nivea Road Crew RulesApr 2013
Otherwise known as the "Nivea Road Crew Rules" crew, some of our best monkeys travelled 2500 miles around Europe filming a promo for Nivea and the amazing foiks at Splendid Communications. The team had to endure close promixity of each other from London to Paris to Milan to Hamburg and back to London in 6 days.
Global Wealth Inequality animationApr 2013
Grain recently worked with therules.org, an organisation dedicated to addressing global wealth inequality, on a short video animal about just that. Have a watch here
Ebay - Hidden camera online advertApr 2013
We spent a whole day with comedian Luke McQueen and an assortment of hidden cameras filming an online commercial for the lovely folks at Shine and Ebay. More will be revealed soon...
The Territorial ArmyApr 2013
Reading you loud and clear. We have teamed up with ad agency JWT to film and edit content for the Territorial Army. Roger over.
Cycling and the cityMar 2013
We recently teamed up with Citizen Relations, Barclays and the lovely Christine Bleakely to produce 5 promos as part of their Cycling and the city campain desiged to to encourage more people, particularly women, to take up cycling. Watch the videos here and find out more
Our monkeys at EverestMar 2013
Three of the team are braving very cold temperatures in the Himalayas to make a special show for Al Jazeera's brand new series 'The Cure' about an ambitious medical experiment at Everest. Look out for the film screening in early June.