Here’s Jack of All Trades with a slight twist – he’s on a mission to save kākāpō!
In this latest episode, Jack is an electrician in the bush, going about his duties of fixing lights when he encounters an adult kākāpō whose feathers are a bit ruffled by his work.
Visit https://www.doc.govt.nz/our-work/kakapo-recovery/ to see what the good folks at DOC are doing to keep these great birds around!
Round of applause for the team who pulled this all together!
Co-Directors: Romain Borrel & Joon Seok Yoon
Storyboard: Simone Skorstad
Illustration & Design: Julianna Feng
Animation: Joon Seok Yoon, Shuo (Tim) Liu, Chad Hall, Krit Tassanaruck
3D Modelling: James Turnbull, Karl Smith
Lighting & Rendering: James Turnbull
Sound & Music: Marshall Smith, Tom Fox at The Sound Room
We’re happy to present the brand new Spaceman episode in Cirkus’ Jack of All Trades Series. It features Jack the Astronaut in “little space” by creating the arts and craft feel of the illustrated artwork projected onto 3D planes and lighting the 3D scene to render an intimate feel.
Curtains up for:
Design, Direction and layout – Humancannonball Romain Borrel
Storyboard – Anna Lee, Wei Kit Yoon
Animation – Joon Seok Yoon, Puppetmaster Shuo (Tim) Liu, Jasmin Christoffersen, Simone Skorstad and Anne Lise Kubiak
3D modelling and texturing – Romain Borrel, Wrestler James Turnbull and Huifeng (Jack) Xie
Rendering/lighting – James Turnbull and Juggler Christian Greet.
Music and sound design – The Sound Room
Cirkus launches JOAT Game with Late Jack teaser!
Good things take time.
The team has been developing this attraction for some time and we’re proud to present Jack of All Trades’ very own game.
The name of the game? Late Jack. Simple and Quirky in typical Cirkus fashion,this online game challenges you to get Late Jack to work on time!
Enjoy this new game experience first on the Google Play Store for Android owners. And don’t worry Apple lovers – we’re coming for you via the AppStore very soon !
Super Late Jack is a FUN, FREE game for all ages to play!
Your first mission if you choose to accept it: Download NOW and START the adventure!
A big round of applause for Human Cannonball Romain and his team as they add yet another trick to Cirkus’ Jack of all Trades répertoire!
‘Late Jack’ Game:
Christoph Lendenfeld, Chris Lyne, Sam Wheldon, Karl Davis, Anna Lee, Rebecca Tan, Alexandre Dumez
Director: Romain Borrel
Team: Joon Seok Yoon, Shuo Liu, Wei Kit Yoon, Bailey Xiong, Narae Kim, Merith de Haas, Grace Hertatri, Robert Stannard
Sound Design: The Sound Room
How exciting – we’ve been nominated for Best Web Series and Best Pilot or Trailer at this year’s NZ Webfest!
Check out the other nominees, the festival programme and get your tickets here: https://www.nzwebfest.co.nz/
Romain and team are ramping up production and the Jack is now a fully qualified Butcher. Have a look at his shop and his first job @ hand!
This episode is now in production as well!
Cirkus proudly presents Jack of All Trades, a wacky 1 minute animated series centered on Jack, a regular guy with an extraordinary imagination – he’s the child in all of us. Each episode has Jack using his creativity to complete his job in a funny way.