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JP Rooney says Life is a Box of Chocolates

JP Rooney, aka the Gentleman Scholar associate creative director with the ex-racing greyhound named Ghostface, channels his inner bonbon with this 3D Valentines confection full of snappy character animation. [Watch]

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Gentleman Scholar Opens New York Studio

From the release: We are excited to announce the official opening of Gentleman Scholar New York! Working together with the Los Angeles office, GSNY will continue to push experimental multimedia boundaries and create award-winning work. The office is lead by Executive Producer Christina Roldan. So give her a shout or stop by the office, she’d […] [Watch]

Bleacher Report Schooled by Blackalicious: #SportsAlphabet

Turner Sports’ Bleacher Report leaps from the clutter with their maiden ad campaign, leaving no animation style unexplored in this manic, two-minute character romp created by Gentleman Scholar thru agency barrettSF and powered by a remixed track from CA hip-hop duo Blackalicious. [Watch]

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Behind the Scenes of “Truffle Pig” with Gentleman Scholar

Join CDs William Campbell, Will Johnson and the Gentleman Scholar crew for an insightful peek into the creation of their first VR experience, a charming and atmospheric blend of 2D character animation and CG landscapes called “Truffle Pig.”. [Watch]

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Gentleman Scholar Welcomes Jo Arghiris as Executve Producer

From the release: Gentleman Scholar is excited to announce the addition of Jo Arghiris as Executive Producer to the design-driven production studio’s Los Angeles home. Jo joins the team via The Mill and MPC where she has spent the last 15 years working her way up through the ranks to Head of Production and Executive […] [Watch]

Gentleman Scholar: Lexus’s LF-C2 “Solar Eclipse”

Combining sleek live footage of the previously unseen Lexus LF-C2 concept with ominous matte paintings, Gentleman Scholar and Team One indulge in what a friend of mine likes to call vehicular porn.

“Playing with illumination and carefully manipulating shadow, we hoped to tell a story with atmospheric wonder and stunning visuals. By hand-painting vast, dreamlike expanses and weaving them with tightly composed shots of the vehicle’s sleek contour, our goal was to leave viewers ruminating on the exciting future of automotive design.” [Watch]