- LOS ANGELES
Private Island--a London-based animation and live-action studio founded in 2015 by director Chris Boyle and executive producer Helen Power as a home for unconventional multi-disciplinary work--has secured its first U.S. representation, joining the roster of production house SKUNK for commercials and branded content.
Private Island has directed and animated spots for assorted brands including Nike, Visa, F1, Uber and Vodaphone, as well as video game projects for Call of Duty, The Division and Pokemon. Prior to launching Private Island, Boyle and Power collaborated for 10-plus years working on commercials, music promos and gaming cinematics for companies across London.
Boyle is a TED educator with work featured on Adult Swim, Stash, Little White Lies and Creative Review, as well as earning VIMEO Staff Picks and selected for One Dot Zero and the Sundance Film Festival. Awards include four nominations and one win at the MVAs and a Guinness World Record.
Currently SKUNK and Private Island are collaborating on a project for a popular gaming company in the U.S.