Elastic Nails ESPN X Games Anthem

Elastic Director and Rock Paper Scissors Editor Angus Wall helped ESPN get ready for X Games 2013 with a high-energy :60. VFX studio a52 added the spot’s kaleidoscopic effects, putting the finishing touches on the explosive montage of dirt, snow and water sports.




Client: ESPN
Spot Titles: Anthem (featured), Aspen
Air Date: January 2013

Agency: Wieden+Kennedy NYC
Creatives: Fab Berglund, Ida Gronblom
Producer: Zamile Vilakazi

Production Company: Elastic
Director: Angus Wall
EP: Jennifer Sofio Hall
Associate Producer: Jason Sterman

Editorial: Rock Paper Scissors
Editor: Angus Wall
Editorial Assistant: Austyn Daines
Producer: Cristina Matracia

Design: Elastic
Art Director: Henry DeLeon
Animator/Designer: Brian Do
Additional Animators: Alan Chen, Tony Kandalaft
Producer: Jamie McBriety

VFX/Color: a52
Smoke/Color: Paul Yacono
Finishing: Dan Ellis

About Elastic:

With studios in Los Angeles and New York, Elastic is home to a group of filmmakers that have found their voice through years of experience across an impressive range of visual mediums. With the support of award-winning sister companies Rock Paper Scissors and a52 VFX, the directors at Elastic are unconstrained by technique and have the freedom to support their vision by tapping into the talents and unique resources that have made each of these companies excel. Every director brings with them a history and understanding that influences their work and defines their craft. For these directors, their years of experience and love for animation, editorial and visual effects have culminated in the creation of Elastic.