LA-based creative studio DUCK has signed Tiny Inventions, the Brooklyn-based, husband-and-wife directing team of Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata.
Press Release from DUCK
LA-based creative studio DUCK has signed Tiny Inventions, the Brooklyn-based, husband-and-wife directing team of Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata. Known for their playful and humorous mixed-media animations, Tiny Inventions brings a range of expertise to DUCK, including handcrafted art, photography, traditional drawn animation, and knowledge of digital techniques.
Porter and Kuwahata have directed and produced TV commercials, music videos, PSAs, original television content, a large-scale toy line, and independent films. Their work has been screened in more than 130 film festivals worldwide.
"Tiny Inventions adds a very unique dimension to DUCK," noted DUCK Executive Producer Mark Medernach. "While they are adept in the digital realm, they also bring knowledge in some very idiosyncratic areas, giving DUCK some interesting creative options for any project."
About DUCK:Los Angeles-based DUCK is a continually evolving creative studio producing commercials, music videos, short films and web content. DUCK offers a wide range of services, including live action and integration, character design, film title design, 2D and 3D animation, digital compositing, digital/traditional ink & paint. In recent years, the studio has expanded, adding an original content division that works with writers and animators on unique ideas for film and TV.