Alex Bland
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Alex Bland

Animation Director & DesignerBristol, United Kingdom
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Alex Bland

Animation Director & DesignerBristol, United Kingdom
About me
I'm a multi-skilled Animation Director & Designer based in Bristol, with over 12 years experience. My portfolio includes short films, online content and TV commercials for high-profile clients including: Marvel Animation, Warner Bros, Lucasfilm, Funko, Procter & Gamble, Ascot, Greenpeace, Orange, Creative Circle, Now TV and more. My skills include: Direction, Concept Design, Art Direction, Mixed-Media & 2D Motion Graphics, Treatment Design and Storyboarding.
Projects
  • Vans - UltraRange VR3
    Vans - UltraRange VR3
  • Old Spice - 'Gaming'
    Old Spice - 'Gaming'A fun collaboration with Thomas Thomas Films and the creative London agency Isobel during lockdown, I helped create this zany mixed media animated version of Mr Old Spice, travelling between familiar looking gaming worlds, promoting their latest scent ‘Captain’.
  • Ascot - 'Welcome Journey'
    Ascot - 'Welcome Journey'A kaleidoscopic journey into the colourful world of Ascot: I created a whirlwind of animated collages to convey a sense of summer celebration and style for the Ascot season.
Work history
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    Animation DirectorThomas Thomas Films
     - Bristol, United KingdomFreelance
    Funko Animation Studios logo
    Funko Animation Studios logo
    Creative DirectorFunko Animation Studios
     - Bath, United KingdomFull Time
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Skills
  • Directing Animation
  • Designing
  • Mixed Media
  • Illustration
  • 2D Animation
  • Motion Design
  • Storyboarding
  • Concept art
  • Collage
  • Adobe After Effects
Awards
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    Staff PickVimeo
    My graduation film ‘I Dreamt of Flying’ received a staff pick from Vimeo.
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    Winner of ‘Best Imaginative Response To War Award’Imperial War Museum Short FIlm Festival
    My graduation film ‘I Dreamt of Flying’ won the ‘Best Imaginative Response To War Award’ at the Imperial War Museum Short Film Festival