Comic Relief

Fred & Eric were commissioned by Richard Curtis on behalf of Comic Relief to create a 50 second animation. The sequence played during Comic Relief events on the BBC in March 2011.

The animation highlights real things a 5 pound donation to Comic relief can buy. Combining stop-frame elements with After Effects animation to create a powerful and emotive sequence, highlighting how "5 pounds buys real stuff to save real lives".

Behind the scenes / Press

  • Design and Direction: Maggie Rogers
  • Produced by Jamie Pigram and Sarah Killeen at Fred & Eric
  • Mauro Rader: After Effects Animation
  • Susie Jones: Stop-frame Animation
  • Andrew Meredith: DOP
  • Ben Ash: Sound
  • Track by Elbow
  • Shot at Oh Studios