• Digicel

    Hackett Films were commissioned to create a light-hearted, character driven 3D commercial for the telco Digicel. It was such a hit in Papua New Guinea that Samoa, Fiji and Vanuatu... more

  • NIB

    Working with the great team at BWM, Hackett Films took this trusted brand into a bold new textured world. With NIB’s existing strong brand elements, they wanted Hackett Films to... more

  • Royal Easter Show

    What would the Royal Easter Show be without Bluey, Smokey and Milky? These three very excited little critters, created by Hackett Films, helped energise the campaign for the Royal Agricultural... more

  • UWS Bachelor of Business

    A cute brain! Who would have thought it was possible. Our hero character bursts onto screen with energy and curiosity, bounding his way through this charming, and friendly cinema commercial.... more

  • News Exchange

    Hackett Films was given the opportunity by Andrew George, at ABC News 24, to develop the broadcast package and titles for their new program — News Exchange. The program aims... more

  • Sex: An Unnatural History

    Naked wobbly bits! There was too much fun to be had and too many inappropriate office jokes made for us not to enjoy working with Luke Eve, Michaela Perske and... more

  • ABC3 Studio 3 2011

    Hackett Films worked alongside ABC children’s producer Jan Stradling on this broadcast package for ABC3's cornerstone show Studio 3. We wrote the scripts for the titles and breakers and developed... more

  • Broken Hill Studios

    Hackett Films worked with Frost Design to develop a 3D logo resolve for Broken Hill Studios. We modeled, rigged and animated a matching character to seamlessly bring their brand to... more

  • Think Before

    Hackett Films was approached to create a student campaign about travelling safely, which included an animation, website design, app design and poster prints. The animated film was inspired by a... more

  • Virgin Australia — In Flight Safety Information

    Wanting to steer clear of the usual dry airline safety demonstration video fodder, Interact approached James at Hackettfilms to create an engaging character driven 3D animation, more aligned to the humor... more

  • Bauer Media Group — Go to Market

    Bauer Media Group asked Hackett Films to update their 'Go To Market' presentation, with a new look and feel. Keeping it all highly energetic and super shiny, we combined snappy... more

  • John Butler Trio — Good Excuse

    What a pleasure it was to meet and work with the talented Mr. John Butler and his band members, Shannon Birchall (on up-right bass) and Michael Barker (on drums). After... more

  • Private: Diageo Hype Reel 2011

    After working with Leo Burnett on the Bundaburg Rum club VJ visuals, Hackett Films had the opportunity to create the internal hype video for Diageo’s the end of financial year... more

  • Mi9

    Ninemsn and Microsoft recently launched their new service Mi9 that will propel them as the bigger player in Australia for digital media. This is Blow comissioned Hackett Films to bring... more

  • Graphic Festival

    For the second year running, Hackett Films was proud to be involved in the Graphic Animation Festival, producing the hero concept and show graphics. For 2011, we created an ethereal... more

  • CBA Pitch

    “Help, we need a 60 second commercial for a pitch in 48 hours...”. That was the call from Brendan at DDB. In a frenzy of activity where the nights became... more

  • Habitat

    Elevator Entertainment commissioned Hackett Films to make an app featuring adorable polar bears! In the vein of the Tamagotchi persistence play craze of the 90s, players will undertake actions to... more

  • Just when Rob thought it was safe to go back in the water!

    Rob and Mary have been having second thoughts after modelling these crazy critters for the upcoming Deep Ocean's exhibition at Australia Museum. The bathynomous (cockroach thingy or massive lobster tail)... more

  • Deep Oceans Exhibit Launch

    WARNING - not for the faint of heart (or stomach!) If you go down to the Australian Museum between 16th June to 14th... more

  • Deep Oceans Exhibition

    Decomposing whale flesh? Count us in! As part of the Deep Oceans Exhibition at the Australian Museum, Hackett Films combined realistic matte painting with 3D animation to show an underwater... more

  • Deep Oceans Opening!

    It's finally here! After months of anticipation the new Deep Oceans exhibit opened in the Australian Museum on Tuesday. Go see it ASAP as our animations are up alongside... more

  • Can of Worms 2012

    New host, new titles for 2012. Focussing on the curly questions we created a highly colourful graphic rich title sequence that ends to reveal a map of Australia full of questions... more

  • ABC3 Studio 3 2012

    Following on from our 2011 idents starring the cute, chaotic, chameleon character 3;  ABC3 asked us to create a few more back stage situations for 3 to get involved in... more

  • ABC3 Idents 2012

    Di Constantini from the ABC asked us to come up with 3 new idents based on kids stories. The result is a dragon that can't breathe fire, a world made... more

  • Maritime Museum ‘Choose your own adventure’ Illustrations

    We created four variations of Lucy for the print component of the Maritime Museum campaign: Captain Cook style, water warrior, pirate and modern captain. We worked at a crazy resolution... more

  • A New Dimension!

    After over 80 responses to our search, we're super chuffed to have recruited the all round ultra talented nice guy Kostya as our new Lead 3D guy. You can find... more

  • ABC3 Studio 3 2014

    Our bouncy friend is getting into more backstage trouble in these new indents for 2014. ... more

  • Australian Museum T-Rex

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  • ABC3 Studio 3 2014 Refresh

    Studio 3 came back to us this year to re-fresh their title sequence and broadcast package featuring the adorable little 3. How could we say no? We wanted to... more

  • Dylan and Jessica’s Story

    Hackett Films were commissioned to make these animations as part of the NSW School-Link Initiative. The objective is to aid teachers in identifying mental health problems early and assisting children,... more

  • DJ Decibel

    Remember the days when learning maths meant reading thick, boring text books? Well now it’s fun with DJ Decibel and her break dancing robots, ‘Plug’ and ‘Switch’. The DJ... more

  • Waste less, recycle more

    As part of new waste regulations for 2014 in NSW, the EPA engaged us to help them clearly communicate important changes. We created an isometric world to help convey the... more

  • Lucy takes a ‘Voyage to the Deep’

    Lucy is back for the third year in another adventure at the Australian National Maritime Museum!  This year Lucy is rockin' the Jules Verne inspired steam punk theme. Lucy travels... more

  • Gerni Power Grip

    Introducing Gerni's new Power Grip friend 'Gert' created for the team at Bloke. He's the spider that survives (just!) no thanks to the new seven levels of water pressure. The 30... more

  • Can a spider be charming?

    We think so! Meet the lovely Gert as he avoids the varying levels of power provided by the  new Gerni in this TVC we created for Bloke. Check him out here.... more

  • Disney XD Idents

    These charming idents showcase the Disney XD channel using an 8bit style in a real world setting. Storm troopers and Mabel & Dipper play mini games in these 10 second idents. ... more

  • St Vincents Hospital Heart Health Procedures

    The Heart Health team at St Vincents Hospital asked us to help them create a series of animated procedures to inform their patients in a clear, simple and non threatening way. The... more

  • Disney XD Singapore Idents

    Our second set of idents for Disney XD showcases the classic characters Phineas & Ferb, Randy Cunningham and Kick Buttowski. The earlier ones we did for Australia where so well received that Disney... more